Moon & The Melodies CD (1999)

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Label Four A.d. -- A.d.a. --
SKU 60363280
UPC 652637061123
UPC 14 00652637061123
Format CD
Release Date 10/5/1999
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Author Budd/Raymonde/Guthrie/Fraser
Compilation Appearance Perks Of Being A Wallflower (Ost)
Technical Info
CatalogID 70611
Lable Name 4AD (USA)
Released 11/1986
Original Release 1986
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 37m : 24s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00652637061123
Album Notes and Credits
Full performer name: Harold Budd/Simon Raymonde/Robin Guthrie/Elizabeth Fraser.
Additional personnel: Richard Thomas (saxophone, drums).
Producers: Harold Budd, Simon Raymonde, Robin Guthrie, Elizabeth Fraser
Personnel: Richard Thomas (saxophone, drums); Harold Budd (piano).
Photographer: Nigel Grierson.
Marry the langorous refrains of Harold Budd with the piquant etherealism of the Cocteau Twins and you have a union made in heaven. THE MOON & THE MELODIES is a perfectly apropos title for the eight fragile sound-poems which decorate the digital code in this recording.
Budd's fragmentary piano notes glisten like dewdrops on the morning lawn during "Memory Gongs," while Liz Frasier's mellifluous voice cascades over the frozen drum patterns and processed guitar opalescence of "Sea, Swallow Me." What Budd brings to these proceedings is an air of classical sophistication that reigns in any more mainstream aspirations. These beautifully serene mood pieces run the gamut from introspection ("Why Do You Love Me?") to probing pop-form curiosity ("Eyes Are Mosaics"). It's a sonic caress for those lazy Sunday mornings.
Disc 1
1 Sea Swallow Me
2 Memory Gongs
3 Why Do You Love Me?
4 Eyes Are Mosaics
5 She Will Destroy You
6 Ghost Has No Home, The
7 Bloody And Blunt
8 Ooze Out And Away, Onehow
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