Various ‎– Lonely Is An Eyesore

4AD ‎– TC-VG 50342
Cassette, Compilation, Stereo

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A1 Colourbox Hot Doggie
Engineer – John GibbonsGuitar – Chris PyePerformer – Lorita Grahame, Martyn Young, Steve Young*Producer – Martyn YoungWritten-By – S. & M. Young
A2 This Mortal Coil Acid, Bitter And Sad
Engineer – John FryerGuitar – Chris PyeProducer, Performer [All Music] – Ivo*, John FryerVoice – Alison LimerickWritten-By – T.M.C.*
A3 The Wolfgang Press Cut The Tree
Engineer – John FryerPerformer – Andrew Gray, Mark Cox, Mick Allen*Producer – John Fryer, The Wolfgang PressWritten-By – Gray*, Cox*, Allen*
A4 Throwing Muses Fish
Engineer – John FryerPerformer – David Narcizo, Kristin Hersh, Leslie Langston, Tanya DonellyProducer – Gil NortonWritten-By – K. Hersh*
A5 Dead Can Dance Frontier
Engineer – Ron StecherMixed By – Jonathan DeePerformer – Brendan Perry, Lisa GerrardProducer, Written-By – B. Perry*, L. Gerrard*
B1 Cocteau Twins Crushed
Performer – Elizabeth Fraser, Robin Guthrie, Simon RaymondeProducer, Written-By – Cocteau Twins
B2 Dif Juz No Motion
Engineer – John FryerPerformer – Alan Curtis, Dave Curtis, Gary Bromley, Richard Thomas (2)Producer – Dif Juz, Robin GuthrieWritten-By – Dif Juz
B3 Clan Of Xymox Muscoviet Mosquito
Engineer – Keith MitchellMixed By – John FryerPerformer – A. Wolbert*, P. Nooten*, R. Moorings*Producer – Clan Of Xymox, John FryerWritten-By – Clan Of Xymox
B4 Dead Can Dance The Protagonist
Engineer – John A. RiversPerformer, Written-By – B. Perry*Producer – B. Perry*, John A. Rivers

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This is the regular version of the album. All tracks written or recorded specifically for this "Lonely Is An Eyesore" compilation and its accompanying video, except Dead Can Dance's "Frontier", which is the original 4 track recording.

A1: Recorded at Gooseberry.
A2: Recorded at Blackwing Studios, London.
A3: Recorded at Blackwing Studios, London: November 1985.
A4: Recorded at Blackwing Studios, London.
A5: Recorded on 4 track in Belgrave, Melbourne 1979. Mixed at Blackwing, London November 1986.
B2: Recorded at Blackwing.
B3: Recorded at Palladium Studios, Edinburgh. Mixed at Blackwing Studios, London.
B4: Recorded and mixed at Woodbine Studios, Leamington Spa.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label  Cat# Country Year
CAD 703 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(LP, Comp) 4AD CAD 703 UK 1987 Sell This Version
CADX 703 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(CD, Comp + LP, Comp + Cass, Comp + VHS, Comp + Box) 4AD CADX 703 UK 1987 Sell This Version
70535 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(LP, Comp) 4AD 70535 France 1987 Sell This Version
VAD 703 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(VHS, Comp, PAL) 4AD VAD 703 UK 1987 Sell This Version
CAD D 703 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(LP, Comp, Ltd) 4AD CAD D 703 UK 1987 Sell This Version