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The 3rd and the Mortal. Third Global Vagina Torture. Paranoise Vol. Gothic Spirit Vol. Home Page Tess Page. German Mystic Sound Sampler Vol. Electrocity Vol. This Mortal Coil is not a band in the traditional sense of the word--it is rather a concept of 4AD head Ivo Watts-Russell, where many different artists from the label would work together on both original songs and new interpretations of his favourites. Drenched for the most part in string arrangements, this album shows more of This Mortal Coil's originality and less cover versions--consequently it is more interesting an album to listen to what happens when different artists collaborate.
Their most recent album, 91's Blood continued the TMC tradition. It is difficult to say whether the project will continue given 4AD's progression from its goth-rock roots to more guitar-driven rock styles. Album) Page Eyesore Page. They pioneered the s alternative rock subgenre of dream pop.
It was produced by Steve Albini. Surfer Rosa contains many of the elements of Pixies' earlier output, including Spanish lyrics and references to Puerto Rico. It includes references to mutilation and voyeurism alongside experimental recording techniques and a distinctive drum sound. Despite 4AD president Ivo Watts-Russell proclaiming it one of the best-ever releases on his label, he released the group from their contract at the end of because his relationship with the band had soured.
Although Watts-Russell and John Fryer were the only two official members, the band's recorded output featured a large rotating cast of supporting artists, many of whom were otherwise associated with 4AD, including members of Cocteau Twins, Pixies, and Dead Can Dance.
The project became known Kangaroo - This Mortal Coil - Itll End In Tears (CD its gothic, dream pop sound, and released three full albums beginning in with It'll End in Tears.
Pod is the debut album by American alternative rock band the Breeders, released by 4AD records on May 29, Albini's production prioritized sound over technical accomplishment; the final takes favor the band's spontaneous live "in studio" performances. It'll End in Tears is the first album released by 4AD collective This Mortal Coil, an umbrella title for a loose grouping of guest musicians and vocalists brought together by label boss Ivo Watts-Russell.
The other Alex Chilton-penned track, album opener "Kangaroo", was released as a single to promote the album. The song remained on the UK Indie Chart for almost two years. Fraser also performed on "Another Day" by Roy Harper. Ivo Watts-Russell is a British music producer and record label executive. He was joint-founder with Peter Kent of the indie record label 4AD. He has produced several records, although he prefers to use the term "musical director".
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He is best known as the primary vocalist and songwriter for the post-punk band Wire. The supergroup consists primarily of artists attached to the 4AD label, of which Watts-Russell was the co-founder and the owner and director. The album was released in Septemberand entered the UK Independent Music chart on 11 Album) and peaked at 2, spending 16 weeks on the chart in total.
Dewdrops Recordsan outgrowth of Dewdrops fanzine, was a record label active from until It was the joint project of Brant Nelson and Pat Mannion.
Ethereal wavealso called ethereal darkwaveethereal goth or simply etherealis a subgenre of dark wave music that is variously described as "gothic", "romantic", and "otherworldly". It featured the painting "Venus Asleep" by Paul Delvaux as cover art. Scar Album) the debut mini album by English rock band Lush.
It was released on 9 October on 4AD. Originally intended to be a three-track single release, Scar was produced by John Fryer and the band themselves and recorded at London's Blackwing Studios in Intended as Nooten's debut solo album after a brief split from Clan of Xymox, the record turned into a collaboration with Brook after a suggestion from 4AD label founder and boss Ivo Watts-Russell.
Though not a huge commercial success, Sleeps with the Fishes was described by AllMusic as "essential listening for fans of 4AD, ambient music, minimalism, experimental electronic music, and morose themes alike British independent record label.
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