Pulp ‎– We Love Life

Island Records ‎– CID 8110, Island Records ‎– 586 540-2
CD, Album, Special Edition

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1 Weeds
Arranged By [Strings] – Brian Gascoigne, Candida DoyleBacking Vocals – The Swingle SistersLap Steel Guitar – Richard HawleyPercussion – Alasdair MalloyProgrammed By [Programming] – Steve Hilton*
2 Weeds II (The Origin Of The Species)
Backing Vocals – The Swingle SistersKeyboards – Jeremy ShawPercussion – Louis Jardin*Programmed By [Programming] – Howie B.
3 The Night That Minnie Timperley Died
Percussion – Danny Cummings
4 Trees
Keyboards [Additional], Effects [Tree Effects] – Scott Walker
5 Wickerman
Arranged By [Strings] – Brian Gascoigne, Candida Doyle, Scott WalkerBacking Vocals – The Swingle SistersGlass Harmonica – Alasdair MalloyProgrammed By [Programming] – Stephen Hilton
6 I Love Life
Arranged By [Arrangement For Ten Double Basses], Baritone Guitar – Scott Walker
7 The Birds In Your Garden
Ocarina, Flute – Andrew FindonSaw [Musical Saw] – Caspar Cronk
8 Bob Lind (The Only Way Is Down)
Arranged By [Arrangement For Ten Double Basses] – Brian Gascoigne, Scott WalkerTwelve-String Guitar – Richard Hawley
9 Bad Cover Version
Arranged By [Strings] – Brian Gascoigne, Candida Doyle, Scott WalkerBacking Vocals – Beverley Skeete, Claudia Fontaine, Sylvia James*Percussion – Julian Poole
10 Roadkill
Cello [Five String Electric] – Philip Sheppard
11 Sunrise
Arranged By [Choir] – Brian GascoigneChoir – The Metro Voices*Contractor [Orchestral Contractor] – Isobel GriffithsCoordinator [Choral Co-ordinator] – Jenny O'GradyEngineer [Choir - Additional Engineering] – Matt LawrenceEngineer [Choir] – Clive Goddard, Peter WalshLap Steel Guitar – Richard HawleyLeader [Strings] – Gavyn WrightPercussion – Julian PooleRecorded By [Choir] – Steve Price (6)Recorded By [Strings] – Geoff Foster

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A black sticker on the jewel case reads: "Features the single 'the trees / sunrise' CID 8110/586 540-2". There is also a Universal 'Special Edition' sticker.

Track durations are not shown on the release.

Recorded and mixed at Metropolis, London. Strings recorded at Air Studios. Choir recorded at Angel Studios.

Track 4 samples "Tell Her You Love Her" written by Stanley Myers & Hal Shaper, published by Screen Gems-EMI Music Ltd. Taken from the film "Otley".
Track 5 samples "Willow's Song" composed by Paul Giovanni, from the British Lion film "The Wicker Man".
Track 7: Virtual birdsong generated at the Institute of Sound & Vibration Research, University of Southampton under the supervision of Professor Phil Nelson.

℗ 2001 Universal Island Records Ltd.
© 2001 Universal Island Records Ltd.
A Universal Music Company.

Made in the EU.

24-page booklet with lyrics accompanied by illustrations (each credited individually), credits. Standard CD jewel case with clear tray.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 731458654025
  • Barcode (As shown): 7 31458 65402 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Variants 1 to 3): CID8110 01 5 MADE IN THE UK BY UNIVERSAL M & L
  • Mastering SID Code (Variants 1 to 3): IFPI L135
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 04C9
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 04D1
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 04F6
  • Label Code: LC 00407
  • Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CIDX 8110, 586 541-2 Pulp We Love Life(CD, Album) Island Records, Island Records CIDX 8110, 586 541-2 UK 2001 Sell This Version
UICI-1014 Pulp We Love Life(CD, Album) Island Records UICI-1014 Japan 2001 Sell This Version
586541-4 Pulp We Love Life(Cass, Album) Island Records 586541-4 Malaysia 2001 Sell This Version
CIDX 8110, 586 541-2 Pulp We Love Life(CD, Album) Island Records, Island Records CIDX 8110, 586 541-2 Singapore Unknown Sell This Version
none Pulp We Love Life(CDr, Album, Promo) Island Records, Mercury none Germany 2001 Sell This Version



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December 27, 2016
My copy has the number 168 painted on the clear plastic CD tray, in what looks like white Tippex, although I'm sure it's not! The only Pulp album I own and a very fine one at that.