TuxedomoonHoly Wars

Label:Cramboy – Cboy 2020, Cramboy – C BOY 2020, Cramboy – CRAMBOY 2020, Normal – Cboy 2020, Normal – C BOY 2020, Normal – CRAMBOY 2020
Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo
Genre:Electronic, Rock
Style:Avantgarde, Post-Punk, Experimental


A1The Waltz
Bass GuitarPeter Principle
Organ, Electric Piano, Alto Saxophone, SynthesizerSteven Brown
Trumpet [Trumpets], HarmonicaLuc Van Lieshout
A2St. John
Backing VocalsWinston Tong
Bass Guitar, Drum Programming, TapePeter Principle
Lyrics By [Text Adapted From A Poem By]St-Juan de la Cruz*
Organ, Synthesizer, VocalsSteven Brown
Percussion [Live]Alain Lefebvre
Trumpet [Trumpets]Luc Van Lieshout
VoiceJan D'Haese
Written-ByP. Principle*, S. A. Brown*
A3Bonjour Tristesse
Bass Guitar, Drum Programming, Synthesizer [Emulator]Peter Principle
CongasAlain Lefebvre
Organ, Piano, Synthesizer [Emulator]Steven Brown
Trumpet, HarmonicaLuc Van Lieshout
VocalsWinston Tong
A4Hugging The Earth
Bass Guitar, Drum ProgrammingPeter Principle
Vocals, Clarinet, OrganSteven Brown
Written-ByP. Principle*, S. Brown*
A5In A Manner Of Speaking
GuitarLuc Van Lieshout
VocalsWinston Tong
Voice [Second]Steven Brown
WhistleBruce Geduldig
Written-ByW. Tong*
B1Some Guys
Bass Guitar, Drum Programming, Guitar, CymbalPeter Principle
Keyboards, VocalsSteven Brown
Melodica, RecorderLuc Van Lieshout
B2Holy Wars
Bass Guitar, Drum Programming, Synthesizer [Emulator]Peter Principle
Saxophone, Organ, Synthesizer, Tape, Synthesizer [Emulator]Steven Brown
Trumpet, Bass Harmonica, HarmonicaLuc Van Lieshout
VocalsWinston Tong
Written-ByP. Principle*, S. Brown*, W. Tong*
B3Watching The Blood Flow
Backing VocalsWinston Tong
Bass [Line]Blaine Reininger*
Guitar, Bass, Drum ProgrammingPeter Principle
Percussion [Additional]Alain Lefebvre
Trumpet, HarmonicaLuc Van Lieshout
Vocals, Organ, Alto Saxophone, Synthesizer [Emulator]Steven Brown
Written-ByB. L. Reininger*, S. Brown*
Backing Vocals, Percussion [Flexatone]Winston Tong
Guitar, Drum ProgrammingPeter Principle
Organ, Piano, Vocals, Synth [Synth Bass], Drum ProgrammingSteven Brown
Trumpet, HarmonicaLuc Van Lieshout
Written-ByP. Principle*, S. Brown*, W. Tong*

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- Glossy cover
- Includes printed black inner sleeve with lyrics and credits, rear side is printed upside down.
- B4 is different from the CD version.
- Catalog numbers are "CBoy 2020" on labels, "C BOY 2020" on spine and inner sleeve, "CRAMBOY 2020" on back sleeve.
- The label "Normal" doesn't appear on this release, but is referred to via the label code.
- Runouts are etched, 2 1 and 1 8 on variant 2 is stamped

On rear cover:
Normal Records Karl Legien STR. 5300 Bonn 1
Cramboy (Joeboy Productions/Crammed Discs)
Made in Holland

On labels:
Made in Holland
℗ 1985 Joeboy Productions
© 1985 Joeboy Music

On inner sleeve:
Recorded and mixed at Studio Pyramide, Brussels, 1984-1985, except track A4, recorded at Studio Kitsch, 1984.
St. John: text adapted from the poem « Vivi sin vivir en mi », 16th century
Cover art: « La boule de feu »
A Joeboy Production

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC 8820
  • Rights Society: BIEM / SABAM TM
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1: Runout side A): CRAMBOY 2020 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1: Runout side B): CRAMBOY - 2020 - B
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2: Runout side A): CRAMBOY 2020 A 2 1 A Z
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2: Runout side B): CRAMBOY - 2020 - B 1 8 B Z

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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Holy Wars (CD, Album)CramboyCBOY 2020 CDEurope1985
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Holy Wars (LP, Album)Cramboy, New RoseCBOY 2020, NR 340France1985
Holy Wars (LP, Album)DRO4D-136Spain1985
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Holy Wars (LP, Album)Restless Records72157-1US1985
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Holy Wars (LP, Album)Virgin, VirginVG 50145, 062-VG 50145Greece1985



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    I'm looking for the sleeve and inner sleeve, not the vinyl. Message me (UK) if you have spares.


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