Swans ‎– The Great Annihilator - Drainland

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Young God Records ‎– YG59, Mute Records Ltd. ‎– CDSTUMM402
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The Great Annihilator
1-1 In 2:27
1-2 I Am The Sun 3:23
1-3 She Lives! 7:00
1-4 Celebrity Lifestyle 4:10
1-5 Mother/Father 4:07
1-6 Blood Promise 4:15
1-7 Mind/Body/Light/Sound 4:52
1-8 My Buried Child
Drum [Hand Drum] – Martin Atkins
2:58
1-9 Warm
Electric Guitar – Nicky SkopelitisPiano – John Sarfell
4:54
1-10 Alcohol The Seed 3:29
1-11 Killing For Company 6:55
1-12 Mother's Milk 2:27
1-13 Where Does A Body End? 3:41
1-14 Telepathy 6:11
1-15 The Great Annihilator 4:53
1-16 Out
Double Bass – Lary Seven
2:25
1-17 I Am The Sun (Live At The Flesh Club) 6:07
M. Gira - Drainland
2-1 You See Through Me 5:41
2-2 Where Does Your Body Begin? 3:04
2-3 I See Them All Lined Up 4:13
2-4 Unreal 4:48
2-5 Fan Letter 7:01
2-6 Your Naked Body 2:30
2-7 Low Life Form 3:41
2-8 If You... 4:41
2-9 Why I Ate My Wife 5:53
2-10 Blind
Bass Guitar – Jenny WadeDrums – Anton FierElectric Guitar – Clinton Steele, Christoph Hahn*Organ, Backing Vocals – JarboeStrings – The Lower East Side String EnsembleVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Gira*
4:33

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Credits

  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Sounds, Vocals, SamplerM. Gira* (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Voice, SoundsM. Gira* (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Backing Vocals, Keyboards, Sounds, SamplerJarboe (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • Bass GuitarAlgis Kizys* (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Design, ArtworkGira*
  • DrumsTed Parsons (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Drums, Sounds, Acoustic Guitar, PercussionBill Rieflin* (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Electric GuitarClinton Steele (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16), Norman Westberg (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • EngineerBill Rieflin* (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10)
  • Engineer [B.C. Studios]Martin Bisi (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Engineer [Baby Monster Studios]Bryce Goggin (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Engineer [Plastikville Studios]Larry Seven* (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Engineer [Warzone]Fred Breitberg (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16), Scott Ramsayer (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16), Van Christie (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Keyboards, Electric Bass, Sampler, Sounds, Performer [Rhythms]Bill Rieflin* (tracks: 2-1 to 2-9)
  • Keyboards, Vocals, SoundsJarboe (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Layout, Other [Execution]Phil Puleo
  • Mastered ByDoug Henderson
  • Mixed ByMartin Bisi (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Music ByJarboe (tracks: 1-8, 1-16)
  • Photography ByWim Van De Hulst
  • ProducerM. Gira*
  • Producer, Arranged By, PerformerJarboe (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10), M. Gira* (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10), Bill Rieflin* (tracks: 2-1 to 2-10)
  • Sequenced By [Additional]Jim Marcus (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16), Scott Ramsayer (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16), Mr. Rieflin* (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)
  • Words By, Music ByM. Gira* (tracks: 1-1 to 1-16)

Notes

From sticker:
Printed in the EU.
Both albums lovingly remastered from original mixes in 2017 to great sonic effect.

The second cd is Michael Gira's first solo CD originally released in 1995.

Disc 1
This material was recorded February 1993 — June 1994, at the following studios: B. C. Studio, Brooklyn; Baby Monster Studios, N. Y. C.; Plastikville Studios, N. Y C.; Warzone, Chicago. This material was mixed at B. C. Studio. Pre-production work at Invisible Studios, Chicago, and at The Torture Chamber, 6th & B, N.Y.C.

Disc 2
This album was recorded and mixed at Bill Rieflin's house in Seattle during the month of August, 1994.
Track 2-10 was recorded and mixed at Baby Monster Studios, NYC 1990/1.

This 2017 reissue was mastered from the original mixes at Micro-Moose, Berlin.
Published by Young God Publishing (ASCAP) administered by Mute Song outside North America.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5414939955785
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: MCPS
  • Label Code: LC27959
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): KEYPRODUCTION.CO.UK CDSTUMM402CD1 13 A00
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 94K3
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): KEYPRODUCTION.CO.UK CDSTUMM402CD2 13 A00
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI 94K3

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edostefano

edostefano

May 4, 2017
edited 4 months ago
Mind/Body/Light/Sound has been faded out. 20 seconds are missing. just tell me why.