10/04/99 - Added John Woloschuk's involvment on the "Robotman and Friends" album to the guest appearances section. You can check it out at http://www.klaatu.org/guest.html for more info.
09/16/99 - Added the entire set of Dave Bradley's 127 pictures from the first Klaatunion/KAAS getogether / Terry Draper's CD release party for "Light Years Later" on Feb 15th, 1997 and a tour of Terry's home on Feb 16th, 1997. Check out the Dave Bradley photo gallery for links.
Thanks to Rick LeBlanc for scanning all these pics (and more).
09/14/99 - Added a midi file for Dear Christine contributed by Keld Telen (Thanks Keld!).
08/27/99 - Added samples for the KAAS CD with permission from JaiMark Productions.
08/19/99 - removed the hit counter. We had hit 1,500 from September 17, 1995 to May 26, 1996 and we had hit close to 60,000 since May 26, 1996 and then my ISP modified their cgi script which wiped out the stats for every account on the server.
08/17/99 - updated the Fred Coutts memorial page - added a copy of the memorial card that was given out at his memorial service.
07/30/99 - added sheet music scans for Sub-Rosa Subway and Little Neutrino (Calling Occupants has been there for a couple of years). You can view these at http://www.klaatu.org/sheetmusic
Thanks for Chris Heckman for the scans.
06/16/99 - added links for the Routine Day video in Real Video and Windows Media Player versions. (Note, depending on how you have the media player set up in your browser plug-in section, you may need to right click and "save link as" and later view it from your hard drive.
10/29/98 - Added an update from Bullseye Records about Terry Draper's upcoming children's album, "Can You Pretend?"
10/27/98 - Added a new sample to the backwards messages section of the web page (Dean's room). Here you can find a new sample from Calling Occupants of a bird in the intro to the song. When played backwards it sounds like the bird is saying "request... request...".
10/14/98 - Added 3 more midi files. These are second versions of Calling Occupants, Hope and Routine Day from Blake Wallace. Thanks Blake!
10/13/98 - Added links to the FAQ for images of the sheet music book for the first album and a Klaatu midi archive.
10/02/98 - modified all the photo galleries to have real thumbprint images instead of just constrained full size files.
09/25/98 - fixed links to Dee's program "Scream".
Added new automated subscribe and unsubscribe for the Klaatu News list.
Added links to Real Audio samples for the first three albums.
09/11/98 - modified the following photo galleries to the new style:
09/04/98 - Added the Dave Bradley photo gallery to the "photo gallery" section.
Added the Mark Hershberger photo gallery to the "photo gallery" section.
Added "Dean's Room" - The backwards messages page, to the releases section.
08/27/98 - Added samples from Terry Draper's "We're Not Alone" EP, Light Years Later CD and Live Years Later: From The Cue To The 'Shoe CD.
- Added samples from Dee Long's "Digital" EP.
08/10/98 - Added samples from the Magentalane album.
08/07/98 - Added samples from the Endangered Species album.
08/02/98 - Added the full John Woloschuk interview by Dave Bradley from September 20, 1997 to the web page. See the Band Info section for the links to read this from.
07/14/98 - Added new FAQ created by Liz Racz (firstname.lastname@example.org).
06/19/98 - updated CD listings for online CD stores.
Hope increased from 15.49 to 15.99
Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species (Double Header) decreased from 21.49 to 20.99
US Magentalane increased form 13.49 to 13.99
Added Hope (14.97)
Added US Magentalane (13.97)
Removed Canadian Magentalane
US Light Years Later increased from 14.96 to 14.97
Fixed URL (they've improved their site!)
3:47 EST, Hope, Magentalane (CAN), Peaks all increased from 14.98 to 15.98
Removed 3:47 EST
Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species (Double Header) decreased from 19.38 to 16.73
Removed Canadian Magentalane
US Magentalane decreased from 12.45 to 11.81
US Light Years Later decreased from 13.31 to 13.02
German "Klaatu" decreased from 17.98 to 15.98
They also list a false German release for Light Years Later on Permanent Press for $29.98
Fixed URL (they've improved their site!)
Removed 3:47 EST
3:47 EST, Hope, Magentalane (CAN), Peaks decreased from 12.99 to 9.99
Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species (Double Header) decreased from 15.99 to 12.99
Canadian Light Years Later (Bullseye Records) reduced from 16.99 to 13.99
Terry & The Twilight Zone limited edition live CD reduced from 25.99 to 20.99
3:47 EST reduced from 14.45 to 13.97
Hope reduced from 14.45 to 12.97
Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species (Double Header) increased from 17.93 to 17.97
Canadian Magentalane increased from 16.43 to 16.97
US Magentalane reduced from 11.49 to 10.97
Peaks reduced from 14.45 to 13.97
US Light Years Later reduced from 12.50 to 11.64
Not Lame Records
Fixed URL (they've improved their site!)
05/26/98 - added a new entry to the discography. There's a CD that's been located that was manufactured in 1992 in the Netherlands which has almost the entire second side of the Hope album as a "bonus track" on a various artists compilation! Check this one out!
05/21/98 - added review of Terry Draper's Light Years Later CD to the solo discography section.
Also added a map created by Robert Helie with the help of Marc Tobolski showing where the Klaatu Mailing List members live around the world. If you haven't supplied your location, please do so! 05/12/98 - added new images to the discography. Under "German Singles" there are now images of the front and back picture sleeve images and front and back labels for the German Dear Christine single.
Also added new images to the "UK Singles" section of the discography. There are now images of the (BEAUTIFUL) picture sleeve and label for the Sub-Rosa Subway and Anus of Uranus single, label copies of the Loneliest Of Creatures (Edited) / Calling Occupants single, and a NEW entry with label copies of the UK release of We're Off You Know / Around The Universe In 80 Days.
Thanks to Mark Hershberger for the image scans and info on the newly discovered single.
04/30/98 - added a new section under "releases" that has samples in WAV and MPEG Layer 3 format for all tracks on the first three albums, as well as some examinations of parts of some of the songs.
04/01/98 - added a new interview to the web page. Check out the More Band Information section for an interview conducted by Capitol Records employee Stephen Peeples back in 1980 with ALL THREE band members. This is an exhaustive read!
Also added an interview with Paul Vincent Gunia conducted by our very own Mark Hershberger (Mark, you da man!). Paul Vincent Gunia was involved in a big way in the 1988 Klaatu reunion. Check this out for more info.
Also added a link to John Jones' web site. John is a well known producer who has worked with Duran Duran, Fleetwood Mac, and many others. He was also involved in the 1988 Klaatu reunion and is a friend of Dee's. Check out an extremely well designed web site!
12/29/97 - added another vendor to the Where Can I Buy Klaatu CDs section. Not Lame Records.
Also added the first (and last) Klaatu Current Events update on the web page for 1997. Check it out at the following URL:
http://www.klaatu.org/knews123097.html (Link no longer active folks!)
12/26/97 - updated the Where Can I Buy Klaatu CDs section. Restored info for AB-CD since I was now able to get in touch with them. Also added new vendor, CD Universe. No other changes.
12/14/97 - added new info to the Netherlands CD and Albums listings in the discography (Thanks Gert.)
Also added new info and corrected some incorrect info on the Canadian Singles section of the discography (Thanks Jaimie!).
12/5/97 - Added a link to the Steve Smith interview that Mark Hershberger did in Summer of 97.
Added a link to the Rupert Perry interview that Mark Hershberger did on 11/24/97.
11/25/97 - updated the Klaatu CD prices. I'm not listing them all here like in the past, but many have changed, check that page out. Meanwhile I also dropped CD Europe and have added a new vendor, New Music, who has the BULLSEYE version of Light Years Later and also has the Can You Pretend cassette from Terry.
11/24/97 - new mail forms have been added to subscribe and unsubscribe to both the regular and digest versions of the Klaatu Mailing List.
11/23/97 - sorry it's been so long! I just updated the discography. It was having problems loading on machines without a lot of free memory. It has now been broken down into several sections. This should help a lot. Also, all our graphics files have been moved to a new server. As a result, all the links had to be changed. There's a possibility here for mis-spelling which may result in some broken links. If you find something doesn't work, don't assume I know about it. Please e-mail me and tell me about it and I'll get it fixed as soon as possible. Thanks.
5/2/97 - updated the Klaatu CD prices from the vendors listed on the Where Can I Purchase Klaatu CDs? section.
CD Now - no changes
AB-CD - no changes
CD Plus - no changes
CD Europe - What are these guys? High? I only keep them on this section because they have some rare imported versions from Holland which are not available elsewhere. Their prices change the most, and they change drastically. Current changes are: CD Europe - 3:47 EST raised from $14.95 to $22.95! for Canadian Release on Attic.
CD Europe - 3:47 EST raised from $27.95 to $36.95! for Holland issue on Rigu.
CD Europe - Hope raised from $21.95 to $22.95 for Canadian Release. Import from Holland no longer listed.
CD Europe - New listing of the old Capitol 2 on 1 disc of the first two albums for $17.95. Since this disc has been out of print for years I have no idea what they are really offering.
CD Europe - New listing of a NEW RELEASE of the first two albums on 1 CD for $47.95. Imported from Holland on Rigu.
CD Europe - Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species 2 on 1 disc raised from $21.95 to $28.00 for Canadian release on Attic.
CD Europe - Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species 2 on 1 disc raised from $36.95 to $47.95! for Holland release on Rigu.
CD Europe - US Permanent Press release of Magentalane dropped. Magentalane no longer available from any country through CD Europe.
CD Europe - Peaks raised from $14.95 to $22.95! for Canadian release on Attic.
CD Europe - Peaks raised from $27.95 to $36.95! for Holland release on Rigu.
CD Connection - NEW Release ?!? They have a listing of Hope which claims to be a US release on ABAY records (anyone heard of this label?). It has the Canadian Attic catalog number listed. The price is listed as $14.08 and it shows a May of 1996 release date.
CD Connection - Magentalane lowered from $11.66 to $11.63 for US release on Permanent Press.
CD Connection - Magentalane, Canadian import, dropped from listing.
CD Banzai - Dropped all Klaatu releases from all countries EXCEPT US Magentalane on Permanent Press which is still listed at $13.98. This means they have dropped the Canadian 3:47 EST, the Canadian Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species 2 on 1, the Canadian Peaks CD and the Canadian Peaks cassette.
Vinyl Tap - no changes.
3/23/97 - minor updates (grammatical errors) to the Beatles Rumor section.
Updated the discography to show Magentalane as a Half Speed Mastered disc.
Added 8 pictures in the brand new Kevin Burke Klaatu photo gallery.
Removed the 16th picture from the Bob Reid Klaatu photo gallery since it wasn't taken by him. Moved to the unknown photographer gallery (see below).
Removed the current photos of Terry by Sharon and Jaimie Vernon and put them in new photo galleries for Sharon and Jaimie.
Removed the January 1982 live pictures of the band by Robert Helie and put them into their own, new photo gallery.
Added the new Mikki Simeunovic photo gallery.
Added the new Darryl Wiggers photo gallery.
Added the new Deborah Samuels photo gallery.
Added the new "unknown photographer" photo gallery.
3/8/97 - updated the Klaatu CD prices from the vendors listed on the Where Can I Purchase Klaatu CDs? section.
CD Now - no changes
AB-CD - no changes
CD Plus - Canadian Magentalane dropped from $18.98 CAN to $14.98 CAN.
CD Europe - US Magentalane raised from $20.95 to $24.95!!
CD Europe - Canadian Hope raised from $14.95 to $21.95!!
CD Connection - US Magentalane raised from $11.56 to $11.66.
CD Banzai - no changes
VinylTap - no changes
2/23/97 - I added 16 images from the Bob Reid Klaatu Photo Gallery to the More Band Info section.
2/19/97 - I added scans of the CD Single front and back covers and the disc itself for WOMAN. (Courtesy of Carsten Busch.)
2/12/97 - I added more pictures to the photo gallery (courtesy of Jaimie and Sharon Vernon, along with Terry Draper).
Terry Draper live on the 81/82 tour playing Trombone on Blue Smoke.
The band with Christopher Bond (hidden) ...of freshly minted cash... (Their first appearance on Endangered Species).
3 sets of proofs from 1983 for NUNU (Duet of Terry Draper and Jackie Croft)
2 8 x 10 promo pictures from 1983 of NUNU (Duet of Terry Draper and Jackie Croft)
8 x 10 promo photo of Klaatu from 1982 (photo by Deborah Samuels)
Ted Jones' hand-painted 40 foot sail that Klaatu toured with.
2/11/97 - I added some graphics to the discography (courtesy of Jaimie Vernon).
Added Naturally album cover graphic.
Added Made in Canada Vol 3 Electric Avenue CD cover graphic.
Added Best of Canadian Rock CD cover graphic.
Added Holland Stars and Stripes CD cover graphic.
Added Canadian Guest Appearances section to the discography with Dee Long on Rational Youth's Heredity LP and Greatest Hits CD.
Added Canadian Solo Appearances section to the discography with Terry's children's tape and Light Years Later.
I added a photo gallery (courtesy of Jaimie Vernon).
Added the original artwork for 3:47 EST without the name Klaatu but with autographs, as well as the back cover and the radio station sticker that was put on the cover.
Added photo of Gary McCracken (drummer on live tour).
Added photo of Terry Draper at Swamp Manor in 1988.
Added photo of a painting by Dean Motter for an article in Stagelife in November 1978.
Added photo of Grant Fullerton (guitarist), John Walters (2nd sun owner), Terry Draper
Added photo of Dee & Terry at 2nd Sun studios in May of 94.
Added photo of Dee Long at 2nd Sun studios in May of 94.
Added photo of Sun Button sold in the Morning Sun.
Added photo of 3:47 EST postcard sold in the Morning Sun.
Added photo of Sir Army Suit postcard sold in the Morning Sun.
I added graphics to all 8 versions of the Morning Sun (courtesy of Jaimie Vernon). There are still one or two graphics that are not online yet, but the majority have been added from the original Morning Sun issues.
I added a new background to http://www.klaatu.org/klaatu.html
1/25/97 - added sound clips of "For You Girl" and "Woman" to the web page discography. Warning, these are large files and will take some time to transfer.
1/16/97 - added 8 new pictures of Terry Draper. There are 5 from the 12/15/96 Sunday Night Jam at Rhythm and Cues and 3 from 1/11/97 in downtown Yorkville. (See, More Band Info, and then Current Photos of Terry Draper).
1/16/97 - added cover scans for the German 7" single for "Woman". I also added Jaimie's write-up on the song temporarily to the discography page.
1/8/97 - after being contacted by CDPlus, I have updated the Where Can I Buy Klaatu CDs ? section. Here are the changes:
CDPlus - 3:47 EST on BEI no longer available
CDPlus - 3:47 EST on Attic now available for $14.98
CDPlus - Hope on BEI no longer available
CDPlus - Hope on Attic now available for $14.98
CDPlus - Sir Army Suit / Endangered Species on Attic now available for $18.98
CDPlus - Magentalane on EMI up from $14.98 to $18.98
1/7/97 - added 4 new web-page links and 2 e-mail links. These include Tracy Howe's Official Rational Youth Home Page, e-mail to Tracy Howe, Bill Vorn's Home Page (Bill was also in Rational Youth), e-mail to Bill Vorn, Ted Nye's Rational Youth Home Page, and Jon Wårstad's Rational Youth Home Page.
1/5/97 - Updated listings and prices for Where Can I Buy Klaatu CDs ? section. Here's a synopsis of the changes:
CDNow - no changes
AB-CD - price of Canadian Magentalane dropped from $19.97 to $18.97.
CDPlus - no changes
CDEurope - 3:47 EST dropped from $22.95 to $14.95
CDEurope - Hope dropped from $22.95 to $14.95
CDEurope - Double Header (Sir Army Suit and Endangered Species) dropped from $27.95 to $21.95
CDEurope - Peaks dropped from $22.95 to $14.95
CDEurope - ADDED import of 3:47 EST, country not listed, label is RIGU, $27.95
CDEurope - ADDED import of Hope, country not listed, label is RIGU, $27.95
CDEurope - ADDED import of Peaks, country not listed, label is RIGU, $27.95
CDEurope - ADDED import of Double Header, country not listed, label is RIGU, $36.95
CDEurope - ADDED US Permanent Press issue of Magentalane for $20.95
CDConnection - Removed listing of 3:47 EST
CDConnection - U.S. Magentalane dropped from $11.87 to $11.56
CDConnection - ADDED an import of Magentalane (import to the US), no country or label listed, $17.72
CDBanzai - no changes
VinylTap - no changes
12/29/96 - Added another vendor to the "Where Can I Buy Klaatu CDs ?" section. This one has the Korean Magentalane CD.
12/28/96 - Added a section on where to purchase Klaatu CDs on the web. See "Releases" index for more information.
12/8/96 - Added a Current Events page for 12/5/96 with info on the new #Klaatu chat room.
Added a promo picture to the Promotional Material section courtesy of Jaimie Vernon.
Added some more scans for the discography.
The following were added courtesy of Jaimie Vernon:
Canadian - An improved scan of the Hanus of Uranus picture sleeve
Canadian - I Can't Help It / Sell Out, Sell Out picture sleeve
Canadian - An improved scan of the Routine Day picture sleeve
Canadian - Love Of A Woman picture sleeve
The following were added courtesy of Andrew Grantham:
Canadian - Love Of A Woman / At The End Of The Rainbow label scans
Canadian - Knee Deep In Love / Dogstar label scans
Canadian - Hanus Of Uranus / True Life Hero label scans
Canadian - Juicy Lucy / Perpetual Motion Machine promotional 12" single label scans
Canadian - Calling Occupants / Sir Bodsworth Rugglesby III label scans
Canadian - Calling Occupants / Sub Rosa Subway label scans
Canadian - Klaatu Sampler LP (Harder Side / Softer Side) cover and label scans (so far this is only on the discography, not on the album track listings section.)
12/1/96 - Added new "Klaatu Current Events" section with 13 entries so far.
11/11/96 - Added label scans for a pre-Klaatu single from the band Bloodstone (with Dee Long).
11/11/96 - Added label scans and picture sleeve scans for the white vinyl single of A Routine Day / Silly Boys.
11/11/96 - Added picture sleeve scans for 1973 Hanus of Uranus / Sub-Rosa Subway single.
11/11/96 - due to recent inquiries to use material from the web page for printed publications, a copyright message has been added to the main screen for the framed version of the web page.
11/11/96 - changed main screen for framed version of web page.
9/30/96 - added 5 live shots from 1982 courtesy of Robert Helie.
Thanks to Suzette Dearing for the web space for the 9/26/96 updates.
9/26/96 - added images to the discography from Timothy Sewell for the following:
Can We're Off You Know / Around The Universe / picture sleeve
US Calling Occupants/Dr Marvello Promo
US Calling Occupants/Dr Marvello Regular release
US Calling Occupants/Calling Occupants Promo
US Around The Universe / Madman / Picture Sleeve Promo
US We're Off You Know / Around The Universe / Picture Sleeve Regular Release
US We're Off You Know Promo
US Dear Christine Promo (this is a new listing for the discography)
US Knee Deep In Love Promo
US LP labels for the first four albums
US LP labels for Sir Army Suit TEST PRESSING
US Cassette sleeve and labels for the first album
9/26/96 - Added new text only entries to the discography from Timothy Sewell for the following:
US Calling Occupants / Dr. Marvello Pulled before release
US Dear Christine / Older Regular release
US Knee Deep In Love / Dog Star Regular release
9/21/96 - added 9 concert pictures from Darryl Wiggers
9/15/96 - removed Java script for scrolling message.
9/15/96 - added 1977 review of Hope by Michael Bloom under "More Band Info"
9/15/96 - added Spring 1979 article by David Farrell under "More Band Info"
9/15/96 - Future Life July 1979 article by Ed Naha under "More Band Info"
9/15/96 - Sound Magazine July 1980 Interview by David Farrell under "More Band Info"
9/15/96 - The "e-mail me" option now brings up the listing in the bottom window to allow you to subscribe to the mailing list, send a message to the mailing list, and send a message to me.
9/14/96 - Added promotional brochures for Sir Army Suit and Endangered Species
9/14/96 - Added Klaatu Audities CD information
9/13/96 - Updated Beatles rumor section
9/13/96 - Updated general chronology
9/13/96 - Updated discography - MAJOR update
9/13/96 - Added Java script for scrolling message in document status window
9/7/96 - Redesigned Frame Setup
9/7/96 - Added Whatsnew Section