Syd Barrett ‎– The Madcap Laughs


Harvest ‎– RPI-543315, Harvest ‎– 0825646310791, Harvest ‎– SHVL 765


Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Gatefold 




08 Jul 2014




Psychedelic Rock


A1 Terrapin 5:00
A2 No Good Trying 3:26
A3 Love You 2:25
A4 No Man's Land 3:50
A5 Dark Globe 2:10
A6 Here I Go 3:13
B1 Octopus 3:45
B2 Golden Hair 1:56
B3 Long Gone 2:47
B4 She Took A Long Cold Look  
B5 Feel  
B6 If It's In You  
B7 Late Night 3:12

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Parlophone Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Parlophone Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Lupus Music Ltd.
  • Marketed By – Warner Music Group
  • Manufactured By – Warner Music Group
  • Pressed By – Optimal Media GmbH – BE47898


  • Composed By – Syd Barrett
  • Engineer – Jeff Jarratt, Mike Sheady*, Pete Mew*, Phil McDonald, Tony Clark
  • Lyrics By – James Joyce (tracks: B2), Syd Barrett (tracks: A1 to B1, B3 to B7) 
  • Producer – David Gilmour (tracks: A5, B1 to B6), Malcolm Jones (tracks: A1 to A4, A6, B7), Roger Waters (tracks: A5, B1 to B6) 


℗ 1970 © 2014. Printed in the EU
Black/yellow/green Harvest label.
First cat.# in brackets on spine and back (top right).
Second cat.# on labels 

Glossy cover: sleeve indicates manufactured and marketed in USA
label indicates pressed in EU by  Optimal Media GmbH per BE47898 in runout

The lyric of "Golden Hair" is from a poem by James Joyce. Permission for use granted by The Society of Authors, literary representatives of the estate of James Joyce.

Combined track running times B4 to B6 is 7:59.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0825646310791
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Label Code: LC0299
  • Matrix / Runout (side A, etched): 0825646310791-01 BE47898-01 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (side B, etched): 0825646310791-01 BE47898-01 B1

Syd Barrett ‎– The Madcap Laughs