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Tangerine Dream


- Compilation/Studio, released December 2007 -


CD release Germany 2007
Artwork: Bianca Froese-Acquaye

Download release 2008
Artwork: Bianca Froese-Acquaye

CD release USA 2008
Artwork: Bianca Froese-Acquaye

CD release Germany 2009



Recording date2007
Composer(s)Edgar Froese (previously unreleased tracks only)
Musician(s)Edgar Froese (previously unreleased tracks only)


The double CD release Booster compiles a number of rare (and some not so rare) compositions that had been mostly released on limited edition singles so far. It contains tracks from: Furthermore, this compilation features two remixed excerpts of compositions from the albums Tangram (1980) and Logos Live (1982), respectively, as well as two completely new compositions that were previously unavailable on any other release.


The Eastgate Music Shop about the CD release"Booster comes as a double CD and contains some real goodies from the alchymical soundboard of TD. There are two brand-new compositions and some tracks which aren't available on various EP's anymore. Of course you will hear music you've probably heard before -- no-one forces you to stress your credit card again! :-). But for some of you it will become a collector's item as a pack of tracks which definitely will become 'classics' out of the first decade of the new musical Century."


Due to the album's great success, Booster was the start of a series of similar compilations of old and new material that consists of:


Regarding the initial Eastgate CD release, neither CDs nor the paper inserts of the Eastgate release show any order number or barcode, but the number given below is the order number the Eastgate Music Shop lists this release.


In February 2008 this release became available as MP3 download at the Tangerine Dream Download Shop.


The US based Purple Pyramid label released the album in summer 2008 with slightly different cover artwork.


In March 2009 the album was re-released with different cover design as part of an extensive digipack series (consisting of a total of more than 60 CD and DVD releases) by the Germany based Membran record label.


2007: Eastgate
2CD: eastgate 024 CD; slim double jewel case; multicoloured discs; matrix codes: 9162-1 and 9162-2
2008: Eastgate
Download: complete release or individual tracks as MP3
2009: Membran
2CD: 232626; digipack
2008: Purple Pyramid/Cleopatra
2CD: CLP 2412-2; super jewel case; multicoloured discs
2016: Purple Pyramid/Cleopatra
3LP: CLP 2318-1; blue, red and white vinyl
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