Henry Cow - The Virgin Years

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Henry Cow - The Virgin Years
Free Jazz, Art Rock, Avantgarde
  • Performer:
    Henry Cow
  • Title:
    The Virgin Years
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  • Style:
    Free Jazz, Art Rock, Avantgarde
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    1354 megabytes
  • Size MP3 version
    1651 megabytes
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    1817 megabytes
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    4.4
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    665
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Tracklist Hide Credits

Legend
1-1 Nirvana For Mice
Engineer [First Part] – Mike OldfieldRemix – Fred FrithWritten-By – Frith*
4:53
1-2 Amygdala
Bassoon – Lindsay CooperWritten-By – Hodgkinson*
6:47
1-3 Teenbeat Introduction
Remix – Fred FrithVoice – Cathy Williams, Maggie Thomas, Sarah GreavesWritten-By – H. Cow*
4:32
1-4 Teenbeat
Remix – Fred FrithVoice – Cathy Williams, Maggie Thomas, Sarah GreavesWritten-By – Frith*, Greaves*
6:57
1-5 Nirvana Reprise
Remix – Fred FrithWritten-By – Frith*
1:11
1-6 Extract From 'With The Yellow Half-Moon And Blue Star'
Glockenspiel [Pixiphone] – Jeremy BainesWritten-By – Frith*
2:26
1-7 Teenbeat Reprise
Remix – Fred FrithVoice – Cathy Williams, Maggie Thomas, Sarah GreavesWritten-By – Frith*
5:07
1-8 The Tenth Chaffinch
Written-By – H. Cow*
6:06
1-9 Nine Funerals Of The Citizen King
Written-By – Hodgkinson*
5:34
1-10 Bellycan
Written-By – H. Cow*
3:19
Unrest
2-1 Bittern Storm Over Ulm
Written-By – Frith*
2:44
2-2 Half Asleep; Half Awake
Written-By – Greaves*
7:39
2-3 Ruins
Recorded By [Partially] – Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Frith*
12:00
2-4 Solemn Music
Written-By – Frith*
1:09
2-5 Liguaphonie
Written-By – H. Cow*
5:58
2-6 Upon Entering The Hotel Adlon
Written-By – H. Cow*
2:56
2-7 Arcades
Written-By – H. Cow*
1:50
2-8 Deluge
Written-By – H. Cow*
5:52
2-9 The Glove
Mixed By – Tim HodgkinsonWritten-By – H. Cow*
6:35
2-10 Torchfire
Mixed By – Tim HodgkinsonWritten-By – H. Cow*
4:48
In Praise Of Learning
3-1 War
Piano – Anthony MooreRecorded By, Mixed By – Simon HeyworthRemix – Fred Frith, Martin BisiSoprano Saxophone – Geoff LeighTrumpet – Mongezi FezaVoice, Clarinet – Peter BlegvadWritten-By – Moore*, Blegvad*
2:25
3-2 Living In The Heart Of The Beast
Guitar – Peter BlegvadPiano – Anthony Moore, Tim HodgkinsonRemix – Fred Frith, Martin BisiWritten-By – Hodgkinson*
15:30
3-3 Beginning: The Long March
Guitar – Peter BlegvadWritten-By – H. Cow*, S. Happy*
6:26
3-4 Beautiful As The Moon - Terrible As An Army With Banners
Performer [Oscillator] – Phil BecquePiano – Fred FrithWritten-By – Cutler*, Frith*
7:02
3-5 Morning Star
Written-By – H. Cow*, S. Happy*
6:05
3-6 Lovers Of Gold
Written-By – Cutler*, H. Cow*, S. Happy*
6:28

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Tim Hodgkinson (tracks: 1-1 To 2-10)
  • Artwork [Album Covers] – Ray Smith
  • Artwork [Box] – Dirk Vallons
  • Artwork [Souvenir Booklet Design] – Chris Cutler, Dirk Vallons
  • Bass – John Greaves
  • Bassoon, Oboe – Lindsay Cooper (tracks: 2-1 To 3-6)
  • Clarinet – Geoff Leigh (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10)
  • Clarinet, Organ – Tim Hodgkinson
  • Drums – Chris Cutler
  • Electronics, Tape – Anthony Moore (tracks: 3-1 To 3-6)
  • Engineer – Andy Morris (tracks: 2-1 To 2-10), Phil Becque (tracks: 2-1 To 2-10), Tom Newman (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10)
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Charles Fletcher (tracks: 2-1 To 2-10)
  • Guitar, Violin – Fred Frith
  • Liner Notes – Henry Cow
  • Liner Notes [Family Tree] – Alex Komarovsky
  • Mixed By – Henry Cow (tracks: 2-5 To 2-8), Phil Becque (tracks: 2-1 To 2-4), Tim Hodgkinson (tracks: 2-9 To 2-10)
  • Noises [Radio] – Chris Cutler (tracks: 3-1 To 3-6)
  • Performer [Toys] – Chris Cutler (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10)
  • Photography By – Anne Lamberty
  • Piano – Chris Cutler (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10), Fred Frith (tracks: 1-1 To 2-10), John Greaves, Tim Hodgkinson (tracks: 1-1 To 2-10)
  • Producer – Henry Cow (tracks: 2-1 To 2-10)
  • Recorded By, Mixed By – Phil Becque (tracks: 3-2 To 3-6)
  • Recorder – Geoff Leigh (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10), Lindsay Cooper (tracks: 2-1 To 2-10)
  • Remix – Tim Hodgkinson (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10, 3-1 To 3-6)
  • Saxophone [Saxes], Flute – Geoff Leigh (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10)
  • Viola – Fred Frith (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10)
  • Voice – Chris Cutler (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10), Dagmar Krause (tracks: 3-1 To 3-6), Fred Frith (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10), Geoff Leigh (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10), John Greaves (tracks: 1-1 To 2-10), Lindsay Cooper (tracks: 2-1 To 2-10), Tim Hodgkinson (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10)
  • Whistle – Chris Cutler (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10), John Greaves (tracks: 1-1 To 1-10)
  • Xylophone – Fred Frith (tracks: 2-1 To 3-6)

Notes

The three CD's (in jewelcases) come in a box including a 24 page souvenir booklet and fold-out family tree. It was issued as a limited numbered edition of 1250 copies.

The recordings in this box are also available separately (identical to the CD's in this box).

LEGEND:
Originally recorded at Manor Studios, May/June 1973, except for track 1-10, which was recorded November 1973. Remixed at Cold Storage & Red Shop Studios, May/August 1990. This Version of track 1-2 was recorded August 1990. The original recordings of tracks 1-1 to 1-9 were released on LP in 1973 on Virgin (V 2005).
Catalogue number: ESD 80482

UNREST:
Recorded at the Manor Studios February & March 1974. Tracks 1 to 8 were originally released on LP in 1974 on Virgin (V 2011). Contains 2 additional tracks, these are improvisations mixed at Cold Storage Studios in 1984. Dedicated to Robert Wyatt and Uli Trepte.
Catalogue number: ESD 80492

IN PRAISE OF LEARNING:
Recorded at the Manor, February & March 1975, except track 1, recorded November 1974. Tracks 1 & 2 remixed April 1985 at BC Studios, NYC, tracks 3 to 6 remixed at Cold Storage Studios, London. Track 6 is an alternative use of the material from track 3. The original recordings of this album was released on LP in 1975 on Virgin (V 2027).
Catalogue number: ESD 80502

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (CD1 ESD 80482): 0 21561-8048-2 1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1 ESD 80482): ESD 8048-2 01% D
  • Barcode (CD2 ESD 80492): 0 21561-8049-2 0
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2 ESD 80492): ESD 80492 01% G
  • Barcode (CD3 ESD 80502): 0 21561-8050-2 6
  • Matrix / Runout (CD3 ESD 80502): ESD 8050-2 02% B