This Mortal Coil ‎– Song To The Siren

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Virgin ‎– 106 123, Virgin ‎– 106 123-100, 4AD ‎– 106 123, 4AD ‎– 106 123-100, Beggars Banquet ‎– 106 123, Beggars Banquet ‎– 106 123-100
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Vinyl, 7", Single, 45 RPM
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A Song To The Siren
Guitar – Robin GuthrieVocals – Elizabeth FraserWritten-By – Tim Buckley
3:30
B Sixteen Days (Reprise)
Written-By – Modern English
4:11

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Recorded at Blackwing, London, 1983
A-Side: Copyright Control
B-Side: Beggars Banquet Music
℗ 1983 4AD
Sleeve: For Tim Buckley
Printed In Western Germany By Mohndruck Graphische Betriebe GmbH, Gütersloh

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC 3098
  • Rights Society: GEMA STEMRA BIEM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Groove A-Side): DS 106123 A-2/83S |
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Groove B-Side): DS 106123 B-1/83S |

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
AD 310 This Mortal Coil Song To The Siren(7", Single) 4AD AD 310 UK 1983 Sell This Version
POW 0187 This Mortal Coil Song To The Siren(7", Single) 4AD POW 0187 Australia 1983 Sell This Version
BAD 310 This Mortal Coil Sixteen Days - Gathering Dust (12", TP) 4AD BAD 310 UK & France 1983 Sell This Version
104318 This Mortal Coil Song To The Siren(7") RCA Limited Australia and New Zealand 104318 Australia & New Zealand 1983 Sell This Version
TDS 225, BAD 310 This Mortal Coil Sixteen Days - Gathering Dust(12", EP) 4AD, 4AD TDS 225, BAD 310 New Zealand 1983 Sell This Version

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Lucifer_Sam

Lucifer_Sam

November 29, 2015
edited over 3 years ago

What a wonderful, spheric version of this Tim Buckley song. Could anyone even sing it better than Tim? Yes. This Mortail Coil lifts this song to an even higher level than the original. A real siren song!
Unfortunately the b-side doesn't fit at all to this beauty of song.