The Cure ‎– A Single

Label:
Fiction Records ‎– FICG 15
Format:
2 × Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single, Limited Edition
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From The Album Pornography
1-A The Hanging Garden
Written-By – Tolhurst*, Smith*, Gallup*
4:30
1-B One Hundred Years
Written-By – Tolhurst*, Smith*, Gallup*
6:36
Recorded Live In Manchester
2-A A Forest
Written-By – Tolhurst*, Hartley*, Smith*, Gallup*
6:42
2-B Killing An Arab
Written-By – Tolhurst*, Dempsey*, Smith*
3:20

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Notes

On sleeve:
[Record one] From the album Pornography
[Record two] Recorded live in Manchester
℗© 1982 Fiction

On labels:
APB Music Co. Limited
℗1982 18 Age Record Co. Ltd.
Original sound recording made by 18 Age Record Co. Ltd.

B&W paper labels, in gatefold sleeve.
Promoted as "limited edition gatefold sleeve at a special low price" (see images).
Some copies sent for promo use show a round B&W sticker:
" Promotional Copy Only Not For Resale"

Durations not listed on the release.
The "new" Fiction logo, still in use today, appears here for the first time.
Although uncredited, 'A Forest' & 'Killing An Arab' were recorded April 27, 1982 at the Manchester Apollo.

Also available as a standard 7" The Hanging Garden b/w Killing An Arab.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Record 1 code [Rec.1]): 2141 579
  • Other (Record 2 code [Rec.2]): 2141 580
  • Matrix / Runout (Hand-etched, record 1, A side): FICG 15 A-1 RECORD 1 DAMONT
  • Matrix / Runout (Hand-etched, record 1, B side): FICG 15 B-1 RECORD 1 DAMONT CD
  • Matrix / Runout (Hand-etched, record 2, A side): FICG 15 RECORD 2 - A1 DAMONT
  • Matrix / Runout (Hand-etched, record 2, B side): FICG 15 RECORD 2 - B1 DAMONT

Other Versions (5 of 5) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
FICS 15, 2059 494 The Cure The Hanging Garden(7", Single, Pap) Fiction Records, Fiction Records FICS 15, 2059 494 UK 1982 Sell This Version
FICS 15, 2059 494 The Cure The Hanging Garden(7", Single, Sil) Fiction Records, Fiction Records FICS 15, 2059 494 UK 1982 Sell This Version
1 5002-07, 15002-07 The Cure The Hanging Garden(7", Single) Vap, Vap 1 5002-07, 15002-07 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
FICS 15, 2059 494 The Cure The Hanging Garden(7", Single) Polydor, Polydor FICS 15, 2059 494 Ireland 1982 Sell This Version
0930.083 The Cure A Single(10", Single) Fiction Records 0930.083 Germany 1982 Sell This Version

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