David Sylvian ‎– Secrets Of The Beehive

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A1 September
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Piano, Vocals – D. Sylvian*
A2 The Boy With The Gun
Acoustic Guitar, Organ, Synth, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Double Bass – D. Thompson*Electric Guitar – D. Torn*Organ, Synth – R. Sakamoto*Percussion – D. Cummings*
A3 Maria
Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Loops [Guitar Loop] – D. Torn*Piano [Treated Piano], Synth – R. Sakamoto*Synth, Tape, Vocals – D. Sylvian*
A4 Orpheus
Acoustic Guitar, Synth, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangement] – B. Gascoigne*Double Bass – D. Thompson*Drums – S. Jansen*Flugelhorn – M. Isham*Piano, Synth – R. Sakamoto*Slide Guitar – P. Palmer*
A5 The Devil's Own
Piano [Treated Piano], Synth, Tape, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Piano, Organ, Arranged By [Woodwind Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*
B1 When Poets Dreamed Of Angels
Acoustic Guitar – P. Palmer*Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Percussion – D. Cummings*Trumpet – M. Isham*
B2 Mother And Child
Acoustic Guitar – D. Torn*Percussion – D. Cummings*Piano, Organ – R. Sakamoto*Vocals – D. Sylvian*
B3 Let The Happiness In
Arranged By [Brass Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Arranged By [String Arrangement] – B. Gascoigne*Percussion – D. Cummings*, S. Jansen*Synth, Organ – R. Sakamoto*Synth, Organ, Vocals – D. Sylvian*Trumpet, Flugelhorn – M. Isham*
B4 Waterfront
Piano, Arranged By [String Arrangement] – R. Sakamoto*Vocals – D. Sylvian*

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Includes double 12" credits insert.

Recorded: London and Bath, England · Chateau Miraval, Le Val, France.
Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum, Holland.
Thanks to Patrice Quef (Miraval), Peter Dolan (The Wool Hall), Nigel Walker.
Recording co-ordinated on behalf of Opium (Arts) Ltd.
Mark Isham appears courtesy of Virgin America Inc.

℗ 1987 Virgin Records Limited .
© 1987 Virgin Records Limited.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 5012981247119
  • Barcode (As printed): 50012981 247119
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, variant 1): V 2471 A-1U-1-1 DD
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, variant 1): V 2471 B-1U-1-5 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped, side A runout, variant 2): V 2471 A-1U-1-1 ... DD
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped, side B runout, variant 2): V 2471 B-1U-1-1 . DD
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched, side A runout, variant 2): TOWN HOUSE DMM

Other Versions (5 of 65) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
VJL-28005 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(LP, Album) Virgin VJL-28005 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
V 2471 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(LP, Album) Virgin V 2471 Israel 1987 Sell This Version
124711 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(LP, Album) Virgin 124711 France 1987 Sell This Version
VJCP-68879, V2471 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap) Virgin, Virgin VJCP-68879, V2471 Japan 2008 Sell This Version
408 675, 408 675-630 David Sylvian Secrets Of The Beehive(Cass, Album) Virgin, Virgin 408 675, 408 675-630 Europe 1987 Sell This Version

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June 22, 2018
Simply put, one of David's finest albums from a sound a lyrical perspective.