Dead Can Dance ‎– Aion

4AD ‎– CAD 0007
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 The Arrival And The Reunion
Vocals – David Navarro Sust
A2 Saltarello
Arranged By [Co-arrangements] – John BonnarComposed By – Anonymous
A3 Mephisto 0:54
A4 The Song Of The Sybil
Composed By – Traditional
A5 Fortune Presents Gifts Not According To The Book
Arranged By [Co-arrangements] – John BonnarKeyboards – John BonnarWords By – Luis De Góngora
A6 As The Bell Rings The Maypole Spins
Bagpipes – Robert Perry
B7 The End Of Words
Vocals – David Navarro Sust
B8 Black Sun 4:56
B9 Wilderness 1:24
B10 The Promised Womb
Viol [Bass Viol] – Andrew Robinson*, Anne RobinsonViol [Tenor Viol] – Honor Carmody, Lucy Robinson
B11 The Garden Of Zephirus 1:18
B12 Radharc 2:48

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Recorded and produced in Ireland with the exception of track A1 and B7; recorded and produced at Woodbine Studios, Leamington Spa.

Detail from 'The Garden Of Delights', a painting by Hieronymus Bosch
(Courtesy of The Prado Museum, Madrid)

Track A2: (Instrumental Danse·Italian 14th Century)
Track A4: (Traditional Version·Catalan·16th Century) Dedicated to the Memory of Jamie Salas.

Published By Beggars Banquet Music Ltd./Momentum Music Ltd.
℗&© 1990 4AD.
Made in England.

Textured sleeve. Textured printed inner sleeve with credits.
Tracks are listed in sequential order from A1 to B12.
No duration times of tracks anywhere on this release.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 014436 000713
  • Barcode (Scanned): 5014436000713
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand etched): MPO CAD 0007 A¹ Stu
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand etched): MPO CAD 0007 B¹

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
JM 089 Dead Can Dance Aion(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Jam (5) JM 089 Poland 1990 Sell This Version
none Dead Can Dance Aion(Cass, Album, Promo) 4AD none UK 1990 Sell This Version
RTD 158 Dead Can Dance Aion(LP, Album) 4AD, Rough Trade RTD 158 Germany 1990 Sell This Version
CAD 0007 Dead Can Dance Aion(LP, Album) 4AD CAD 0007 Benelux 1990 Sell This Version
TC-VG 50510 Dead Can Dance Aion(Cass, Album) 4AD TC-VG 50510 Greece 1990 Sell This Version