is the sixth studio album by English alternative rock band Love and Rockets, released in 1996 on American Recordings. mostly exchanged Hot Trip to Heaven's electronic sound for a harder rock sound, showcasing more conventional songwriting
Band Name Love And Rockets. 版公司 Beggars Banquet American Recordings.
Band Name Love And Rockets. Released date March 1996. Labels Beggars Banquet American Recordings. Music StyleGothic Rock. Members owning this album1.
Earth, Sun, Moon by Love And Rockets. View all albums . Sweet . 5. Sweet Lover Hangover. 8. Sad And Beautiful World. 12. Here Comes The Comedown. More albums from Love And Rockets: Lift by Love And Rockets. Love And Rockets by Love And Rockets. Seventh Dream Of Teenage Heaven by Love And Rockets. So Alive by Love And Rockets. Express by Love And Rockets. Hot Trip To Heaven by Love And Rockets.
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Sweet Lover Hangover 06. Pearl 07. Shelf Life 08. Sad and Beautiful World 09. Natacha 10. Words of a Fool 11. Clean 12. Here Comes the Comedown 13. Spiked 14. Category: Electronic, New Wave, Post-Punk, Coldwave. Love And Rockets - Sorted! The Best Of (2003). Love And Rockets - So Alive (2003). Love And Rockets - Love And Rockets, Swing! (2002).
Love and Rockets were an English alternative rock band formed in 1985 by former Bauhaus members Daniel Ash (vocals, guitar and saxophone), David J (bass guitar and vocals) and Kevin Haskins (drums and synthesisers) after that group split in 1983. Ash and Haskins had recorded and performed in another band, Tones on Tail, between 1982 and 1984. Love and Rockets' fusion of underground rock music with elements of pop music provided an early catalyst for alternative rock.
In an attempt to sell themselves to the '90s alternative audience, Love and Rockets refashioned their sound with Sweet . Throughout the album, the band is less concerned with creating atmospheric soundscapes or terse, edgy pop songs; instead, they try to rock hard. Consequently, Sweet .
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Piano – Paul Walfisch*
Percussion – Stephen PerkinsPiano – Paul Walfisch*
Organ, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Steve Carter Vocals – Delphine Thirteen
|5||Sweet Lover Hangover||5:11|
Backing Vocals – Carrie Bradley
Bass, Backing Vocals – Delphine ThirteenSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Bruce Kaphan
|8||Sad And Beautiful World
Violin – Carrie Bradley
Cello – Cynthia Merrill
|10||Words Of A Fool||6:34|
|12||Here Comes The Comedown
Piano – Paul Walfisch*
|14||Sweet F.A (Reprise)||1:13|
- Art Direction, Design – Deborah Norcross, Love And Rockets
- Drums, Backing Vocals, Effects [Sound] – Kevin Haskins
- Engineer – Andy Taub (tracks: 1, 4, 6 to 8, 10, 12, 13), Barry Hammond (tracks: 1, 4, 6 to 8, 10, 12, 13), Paul Walfisch* (tracks: 2, 3, 9, 11)
- Lyrics By – Daniel Ash (tracks: 1 to 6, 8 to 10, 14), David J (tracks: 7, 11 to 13)
- Music By – Love And Rockets
- Photography By – Lester Cohen
- Producer – Love And Rockets
- Producer, Engineer – Sylvia Massey* (tracks: 5)
- Producer, Mixed By – John Fryer (tracks: 4, 6 to 8, 10, 12, 13)
- Programmed By – John Fryer, Kevin Haskins
- Vocals, Bass, Piano, Organ – David J
- Vocals, Guitar, Organ – Daniel Ash
NotesTrack 14 is unlisted.
℗ & © 1996 Beggars banquet Records Limited.
Printed in Holland
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 7 24384 16812 4
- Rights Society: BEL-BIEM
- Other (Distribution Code): PM 538
|BBQCD 180||Love And Rockets||Sweet F.A. (CD, Album)||Beggars Banquet||BBQCD 180||UK||1996|
|6056-2||Love And Rockets||Sweet F.A. (CD, Album, RE)||Beggars Banquet, Roadrunner Records||6056-2||Brazil||1998|
|CK 65669||Love And Rockets||Sweet F.A. (CD, Album)||American Recordings||CK 65669||US||1996|
|1309056-1||Love And Rockets||Sweet F.A. (CD, Album)||Beggars Banquet, Sum Records||1309056-1||Brazil||1996|
|BBQCD 180||Love And Rockets||Sweet F.A. (CD, Album)||Beggars Banquet||BBQCD 180||Italy||1996|