Various Failures is a compilation album by American experimental rock band Swans. It was released on March 22, 1999 and contains tracks from White Light from the Mouth of Infinity, Love of Life, The Burning World, and The World of Skin's Ten Songs for Another World. In addition, it contains B-sides, rarities, and previously unreleased tracks. The album was re-released in 2000
The versions of "The Golden Boy That Was Swallowed by the Sea" and "Identity" on this release are extended to include the untitled track that originally followed them on the Love Of Life album. The two untitled songs listed on this compilation (tracks 4 and 11 on the Yellow CD) are tracks 5 and 16 respectively from that album. Various Failures 1988-1992 (2xCD, Comp, Dig).
Various Failures 1988-1992 - Студийный альбом от Swans. В альбом вошло 36 треков. Продолжительность альбома: 02:42:52. Swans - Can't Find My Way Home. Blind Faith ~ Can't Find My Way Home ~ (Acoustic HD).
All the great songs and lyrics from the "Various Failures 1988-1992" album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. Swans is an American post-punk band originally active from 1982 to 1997, led by singer, songwriter and t Michael Gira. The band was one of the few groups to emerge from the early 1980s New York No Wave scene and stay intact into the next decade. Formed by Gira in 1982, Swans em. ore . Year: 1999.
Various Failures 1988-1992.
Various Failures 1988-1992 is a music boxset/compilation recording by SWANS (Post Rock/Math rock/Progressive Rock) released in 1999 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette.
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Various Failures is a compilation album by American experimental rock band Swans. It was released on March 22, 1999 and contains tracks from White Light from the Mouth of Infinity, Love of Life, The Burning World, and The World of Skin's Ten Songs for Another World The album was re-released in 2000.
Swans are an experimental rock band formed in 1982 by Michael Gira.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|1-1||Miracle Of Love||6:25|
|1-2||Black Eyed Dog
Words By, Music By – Nick Drake
|1-3||The Golden Boy That Was Swallowed By The Sea||5:09|
|1-4||( - )||2:07|
|1-5||I Remember Who You Are||4:24|
|1-7||No Cruel Angel||4:28|
|1-8||When She Breathes||4:31|
|1-9||Why Are We Alive?||6:05|
|1-10||The Child's Right||3:35|
|1-11||( - )||1:03|
|1-12||The Other Side Of The World||4:29|
|1-13||Song For Dead Time (Michael Gira Version)||4:34|
|1-14||Love Will Save You||6:05|
|1-16||Unfortunate Lie (Instrumental Version)||2:20|
|1-17||Was He Ever Alive?||6:25|
Narrator – Young Adam Jankowski*
|2-3||The Sound Of Freedom||4:31|
Producer – Roli Mosimann
|2-5||Better Than You||5:58|
|2-7||Will We Survive?||5:56|
|2-8||Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes||1:17|
|2-9||God Damn The Sun
Arranged By [Strings] – Karl BergerVibraphone [Vibes] – Karl Berger
|2-10||Eyes Of Nature||4:40|
|2-11||You Know Everything||4:26|
|2-12||Song For Dead Time (Jarboe Version)||4:59|
|2-13||Picture Of Maryanne||4:22|
Lyrics By – Jarboe
|2-16||Please Remember Me||4:48|
- Distributed By – Revolver USA
- Artwork [Drawings] – Deryk Thomas Esq.*
- Baglama, Bouzouki, Banjo, Acoustic Guitar – Nicky Skopelitis
- Bass – Algis A. Kizys, Jenny Wade
- Drums – Anton Fier, Ted Parsons, Vincent Signorelli*
- Engineer – Brian Martin, Bruce Calder, Bryce Goggin, Jason Corsaro, Martin Bisi, Oz Fritz, Robert Muso*, Steve McAllister, Wharton Tiers
- Engineer [Mastering] – Howie Weinberg
- Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Clinton Steele, Christoph Hahn*, Norman Westberg
- Guitar, Other [Eccentricities] – Lary Seven
- Mixed By – Thirlwell*, Gira*
- Musician [Additional] – Aiyb Dieng, Fred Frith, Hahn Rowe, Shankar, Steve Bergh*, Tony Maimone, Trilok Gutru*
- Producer – Laswell* (tracks: 1-5, 1-13, 2-9), M.Gira*, Roli Mosimann (tracks: 2-4)
- Remastered By – Chris Griffin , M.Gira*
- Vocals, Guitar, Sounds, Keyboards, Arranged By, Lyrics By – Michael Gira
- Vocals, Keyboards, Arranged By – Jarboe
NotesVariant edition with variation on the tracklisting. Disk two (Red CD) of the 2000 edition dropped "Love Will Tear Us Apart (Jarboe version)" and "New Mind (acoustic version)". "The Sound Of Freedom" was added to disk two instead.
Distributed by Revolver USA.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 658457000625
|YG06||Swans||Various Failures 1988-1992 (2xCD, Comp)||Young God Records||YG06||US||1999|
|FR002||Swans||Various Failures 1988-1992 (2xCD, Comp)||Fringecore||FR002||Belgium||1999|
|YG06||Swans||Various Failures 1988-1992 (2xCD, Comp, Dig)||Young God Records||YG06||US||1999|
|YG06||Swans||Various Failures 1988-1992 (2xCD, Comp, RE, Var)||Young God Records||YG06||US||2016|