Various ‎– Lonely Is An Eyesore

4AD ‎– CAD C 703
Cassette, Compilation

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A1 Colourbox Hot Doggie
Engineer – John Gibbons (7)Guitar – Chris PyeProducer – Martyn YoungWritten By – S. & M. YoungWritten-By – M. Young*, S. Young*
A2 This Mortal Coil Acid, Bitter And Sad
Guitar – Chris PyeProducer, Engineer, Performer [All Music] – John FryerProducer, Performer [All Music] – Ivo*Vocals – Alison LimerickWritten-By – T.M.C.*
A3 The Wolfgang Press Cut The Tree
Engineer, Producer – John FryerProducer – The Wolfgang PressWritten-By – Gray*, Cox*, Allen*
A4 Throwing Muses Fish
Bass – Leslie LangstonDrums, Percussion – David NarcizoEngineer – John FryerLead Guitar, Lead Vocals, Written-By – Kristin HershProducer – Gil NortonVocals, Percussion – Tanya Donelly
A5 Dead Can Dance Frontier
Mixed By – Jonathan DeeProducer – B. Perry*, L. Gerrard*Recorded By – Ron StecherWritten-By – Brendan Perry, Lisa Gerrard
B1 Cocteau Twins Crushed
Performer – Elizabeth Fraser, Robin Guthrie, Simon RaymondeProducer – Cocteau Twins
B2 Dif Juz No Motion
Bass – Gary BromleyDrums – Richard Thomas (2)Engineer – John FryerGuitar – Alan Curtis, Dave CurtisProducer – Robin GuthrieProducer, Written-By – Dif Juz
B3 Clan Of Xymox Muscoviet Mosquito
Performer – Anke Wolbert, Pieter Nooten, Ronny MooringsProducer – Clan Of XymoxProducer, Engineer – John FryerRecorded By – Keith Mitchell
B4 Dead Can Dance The Protagonist
Producer, Engineer – John A. RiversProducer, Performer, Written-By – Brendan Perry


Clear Cassette with Paper Labels
Variant located here

All tracks were recorded or written exclusively for this album, except Dead Can Dance's 'Frontier'.

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
SONC 74 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(Cass, Comp) Sonic Records (2), 4AD SONC 74 Poland Unknown Sell This Version
832 619-1 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(LP, Comp) Vertigo, 4AD 832 619-1 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
VG 50342, CAD 703 Various Lonely Is An Eyesore(LP, Comp) Virgin, 4AD VG 50342, CAD 703 Greece 1988 Sell This Version