Godspeed You Black Emperor! ‎– F# A# ∞

Kranky ‎– krank 027, Kranky ‎– KRANK027
CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Repress


'The Dead Flag Blues' (16:28)
i.1 Thedead Flag Blues(Intro)
i.2 Slow Moving Trains/
i.3 The Cowboy...
i.4 (;Outro)...
'East Hastings' (17:58)
ii.1 "...Nothing's Alrite In Our Life..."/Deadflagblues (Reprise)
ii.2 The Sad Mafioso...
ii.3 Drugs In Tokyo/Black Helicopter
'Providence' (29:02)
iii.1 Divorce&fever...
iii.2 Dead Metheny..
iii.3 -Kicking Horse On Brokenhill
iii.4 String Loop Manufactured During Downpour...
iii.5 (no audio)
iii.6 J.L.H. Outro

Companies, etc.



[...] we made a record here in mile End, at the mighty HOTEL2TANGO. [...] It all happened in May.
[...] 6 months later: we record two songs [...] at Chemical Sound.
[...] and then we sequence the record up the streets [...] at Mile End Studio.

©+℗ 1998 godspeed you black emperor!
© 1998 Kranky

(..all of it for the reverent gary davis.)

Remastered and changed in some areas, with some new material, and some material missing. Completely different booklet/cover/liner notes, but as with the lp, each track is made up of several different segments.

Tracks 3.5 and 3.6 are not mentioned on the release.
Track 3.5 is few minutes of silence.
Track 3.6 name is taken from their website: http://www.brainwashed.com/godspeed/music.html

This version doesn't have the "p.o. box 578743 chicago.Il 60657" address printed on the back cover.

Barcode and second catalog number are taken from the sticker.
Also on the sticker, the title is written as f#a# (without the infinity symbol).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Sticker): 7 96441 80272 2
  • Matrix / Runout: 10/29/2013 11:33:35.AM #116780 KRANK027 1501236 02
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LN08
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI JI10

Other Versions (5 of 25) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CST 003 Godspeed You Black Emperor! F♯ A♯ ∞(LP, Album, Ltd, Num) Constellation CST 003 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
cst003 Godspeed You Black Emperor! F♯ A♯ ∞(LP, Album, RE, Roa) Constellation cst003 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
krank 027, KRANK027 Godspeed You Black Emperor! F# A# ∞(CD, Album, RE, RM, RP) Kranky, Kranky krank 027, KRANK027 US 2018 Sell This Version
PCD-23058 Godspeed You Black Emperor! F♯ A♯ ∞(CD, Album, RE, RM) P-Vine Records PCD-23058 Japan 2000 Sell This Version
KRANK 027 Godspeed You Black Emperor! F♯ A♯ ∞(CD, Album, RE, RM) Kranky KRANK 027 US 1998 Sell This Version