The 6ths ‎– Hyacinths And Thistles

Merge Records ‎– MRG185
CD, HDCD, Album

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1 As You Turn To Go
Featuring [W/], Voice – MomusZither – Brian Dewan
2 Give Me Back My Dreams
Featuring [W/], Voice – Sally TimmsMixed By [Mixing Assistance] – Chris Ewen*
3 He Didn't
Featuring [W/], Voice – Bob MouldPiano – Kenny MellmanRecorded By – Jon Berman
4 I've Got New York
Featuring [W/], Voice – Melanie (2)Recorded By – David MerrillToy Piano – Margaret Leng Tan
5 Just Like A Movie Star
Cello – Sam DavolFeaturing [W/], Voice – Dominique Á*Guitar – John WooPiano, Drums – Claudia GonsonViolin – Ida Pearle
6 Kissing Things
Featuring [W/], Voice – Sarah Cracknell
7 Lindy-Lou
Featuring [W/], Voice – Miho Hatori
8 Night Falls Like A Grand Piano
Featuring [W/], Voice – Clare Grogan
9 The Dead Only Quickly
Featuring [W/], Voice – Neil HannonRecorded By [Piano Recorded By] – Jon Berman
10 The Sailor In Love With The Sea
Featuring [W/], Voice – Gary Numan
11 Volcana!
Featuring [W/], Voice – Marc Almond
12 Waltzing Me All The Way Home
Accordion – Daniel HandlerFeaturing [W/], Voice – OdettaRecorded By – Jim Papoulis
13 You You You You You
Featuring [W/], Voice – Katharine Whalen
14 Oahu
Featuring [W/], Voice – Miss Lily BanquetteRecorded By – Jay Ten Hove, Nicholas Cudahy

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Inner Panels:
Track 3 recorded, JSM Music NY.
Track 4 recorded at First Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY.
Track 9 recorded, JSM Music.
Track 10 SFX recorded by Pacific Music Productions, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Track 12 recorded at Amphion Music, NY.
Dominique Á (France) sings alone.
Marc Almond (UK) sings alone and has graced Soft Cell and Marc And The Mambas.
Miss Lily Banquette (USA) has graced Christmas and the Combustible Edison Orchestra.
Sarah Cracknell (UK) sings alone and with St. Etienne.
Clare Grogan (UK) sings alone and has graced Altered Images.
Neil Hannon (UK) sings with The Divine Comedy.
Miho Hatori (Japan/USA) sings with Cibo Matto.
Melanie (USA) sings alone.
Momus (UK) sings alone.
Bob Mould (USA) sings alone and has graced Hüsker Dü and Sugar (5).
Gary Numan (UK) sings alone and has graced the Tubeway Army.
Odetta (USA) sings alone.
Sally Timms (UK/USA) sings alone and with The Mekons.
Katherine Whalen (USA) sings alone and with the Squirrel Nut Zippers.
All songs ©2000 Stephin Merritt, published by Gay and Loud (ASCAP).
Made by Stephin Merritt except as noted.
Editing and overdubs at Mother West, NY.
Mastering at Peerless, Newton, Ma.
Dominique Á appears courtesy of Lithium Records;
Sarah Cracknell appears courtesy of Heavenly Management;
Daniel Handler appears courtesy of St. Martin's Press;
Neil Hannon appears courtesy of Setanta Records;
Miho Hatori appears courtesy of Warner Brothers Records;
Momus appears courtesy of the Fakeways Institute;
Bob Mould appears courtesy of Granary Music;
Gary Numan appears courtesy of Eagle Records;
Odetta appears courtesy of Douglas A. Yeager Productions;
Margaret Leng Tan appears courtesy of Point Music;
Katharine Whalen appears courtesy of Mammoth Records.
Acknowledgements: Ken Anderson, Alain Artaud, Keith Cullen, Keith D'Arcy, Natalie De Pace, Kit Ebersbach, Ken Friedman (2), Nina Jackson,Chelsey Johnson, Rory Johnston, Martin Kelly, Peter Koepke, Mark Langthorne, Jennifer Levy, Derek Link, Monica Lynch, John McQueeney, Chris Metzler, Kevin O'Neill, Michael P. Otti, Steve Malins, David Newgarden, Dawn Reynolds, Peter Schekeryk, Eric Selz, Rachel Stein, Elisabeth Vincentelli, Tony Webb, John Woo, Douglas Yeager.

Made in Canada

Other Notes:
Though not marked, this release is an HDCD.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 3617294852 9
  • Barcode (String): 036172948529
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI8104
  • Matrix / Runout: MADE IN CANADA BY AMERIC DISC 1XD12<0241>MRG185CD
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CIRCUSFYL002 The 6ths Hyacinths And Thistles(CD, Album) Circus Records CIRCUSFYL002 US 2000 Sell This Version
none The 6ths Hyacinths And Thistles(CDr, Album, Promo) Merge Records none UK 2000 Sell This Version
none The 6ths Hyacinths And Thistles(CDr, Album, Promo) Circus Records none UK 2000 Sell This Version
CIRCUS CD005 The 6ths Hyacinths And Thistles(CD, Album) Circus Records CIRCUS CD005 UK 2000 Sell This Version