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The Sisters Of Mercy - Floodland album flac Performer: The Sisters Of Mercy
Title: Floodland
Style: Goth Rock
Country: UK & Europe
MP3 album: 1431 mb
FLAC album: 1766 mb
Rating: 4.2
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Genre: Rock

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Floodland is the second studio album by English gothic rock band the Sisters of Mercy. It was released on 13 November 1987 through Merciful Release and WEA, with Elektra Records handling the US release. After the release of the band's debut album, First and Last and Always (1985), members Craig Adams and Wayne Hussey departed the band, leading to the band's disbandment. As a result, band frontman Andrew Eldritch formed a side project, The Sisterhood, and recorded new material with them

The second Sisters of Mercy album, released November 1987. It reached on the UK album charts, and three hit singles were released from it: This Corrosion (September 1987, on UK chart); Dominion (February 1988, and Lucretia My Reflection (June 1988, The band lineup on 'Floodland' was nominally Andrew Eldritch and Patricia Morrison. Morrison's musical contribution has been disputed,.

Floodland is the second studio album by English rock band The Sisters of Mercy. About Floodland 1 contributor. Floodland is the second studio album by English rock band The Sisters of Mercy. The recording of the album began in January 1987, roughly two years after the band disbanded following the departures of band members Craig Adams and Wayne Hussey. Much of the lyrics of the album refer to this split, with The Cold War being the other major theme, thanks to Eldritch’s residence in Hamburg for the writing of this album. Four official singles were released from the album: This Corrosion, Dominion, 1959, and Lucretia My Reflection. Tap and hold to copy URL. Floodland Tracklist.

While the earlier Sisters releases were noisy, sometimes harsh affairs, Floodland is filled with lush production (thanks to Meat Loaf writer/producer Jim Steinman and the New York Choral Society) and lyric imagery that is both scary and glorious. The slower tracks, like "Flood" and "1959," are some of the best ethereal sounds goth has to offer, and the downright regal "This Corrosion" is one of the best songs of the genre. A definite milestone. It was released on 13 November 1987 by Merciful Release and Warner Music Group. It was produced by Larry Alexander, band frontman Andrew Eldritch, and Jim Steinman while being recorded at Power Station Studios in Manhattan, Strawberry Studios in Manchester, The Wool Hall in Bath, and AIR Studios in London.

Floodland was released in 1987 and marked only a slight difference in the band’s sound. To begin with, on this album The Sisters of Mercy consist of two members less. Wayne Hussey and Gary Marx left the band leaving all guitar duties on this album to Andrew Eldrich. To make a long story short, Floodland is basically an Eldrich solo album under The Sisters’ moniker whereas First and Last and Always featured contributions by all members but mostly Wayne Hussey and Gary Marx.

The The Sisters Of Mercy's second album was titled Floodland. Floodland and its accompanying singles This Corrosion, Dominion and Lucretia were preceded by a press statement. from Merciful Release, which can be found under A Short History. The album was accompanied by videos for This Corrosion, Sandstorm/Dominion, Lucretia and 1959. In 1989, the video compilation Shot was released featuring all of. these vids. They are also included in the revised video collection Shot Rev .

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Dominion
Producer – Eldritch*, Steinman*, Alexander*
A2 Mother Russia
Producer – Eldritch*, Steinman*, Alexander*
A3 Flood I
A4 Lucretia My Reflection
A5 1959
B1 This Corrosion
Producer – Jim Steinman
B2 Flood II
B3 Driven Like The Snow
B4 Never Land
B5 Torch
Producer – Andrew Eldritch
B6 Colours

Notes

cover only print on front side
Asia on Thames label

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MR441L, 242 232-1, 242232-1 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(LP, Album) Merciful Release, Merciful Release, Merciful Release MR441L, 242 232-1, 242232-1 UK & Europe 1987
979 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(Cass, Unofficial) Takt Music 979 Poland Unknown
242232-1 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(LP, Album) Merciful Release 242232-1 Australia 1987
60762-2, 9 60762-2 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(CD, Album) Elektra, Elektra 60762-2, 9 60762-2 US 1987
9 60762-2, 60762-2 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(CD, Album, RP) Elektra, Elektra 9 60762-2, 60762-2 US Unknown

Tracklist

A1 Dominion / Mother Russia 7:01
A2 Flood I 6:22
A3 Lucretia My Reflection 4:57
A4 1959 4:09
A5 Torch 3:51
B1 This Corrosion 10:55
B2 Flood II 6:47
B3 Driven Like The Snow 6:27
B4 Never Land (A Fragment) 2:46

Credits

  • Engineer – Larry Alexander, Roy Neave
  • Engineer, Written-By – Andrew Eldritch
  • Producer – Andrew Eldritch (tracks: A1 to A5, B2 to B4), Jim Steinman (tracks: A1, A2, B1), Larry Alexander (tracks: A1 to A4, B2 to B4)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MR441L, 242 232-1, 242232-1 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(LP, Album) Merciful Release, Merciful Release, Merciful Release MR441L, 242 232-1, 242232-1 UK & Europe 1987
979 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(Cass, Unofficial) Takt Music 979 Poland Unknown
242232-1 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(LP, Album) Merciful Release 242232-1 Australia 1987
60762-2, 9 60762-2 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(CD, Album) Elektra, Elektra 60762-2, 9 60762-2 US 1987
9 60762-2, 60762-2 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(CD, Album, RP) Elektra, Elektra 9 60762-2, 60762-2 US Unknown

Tracklist

1 Dominion / Mother Russia 7:00
2 Flood I 6:17
3 Lucretia My Reflection 4:55
4 1959 4:12
5 This Corrosion 9:30
6 Flood II 6:14
7 Driven Like The Snow 4:38
8 Never Land (A Fragment) 2:48

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Warner Music UK Ltd.

Notes

© 1987 Warner Music UK Ltd
1987 Warner Music UK Ltd

16bit/44.1kHz flac version. Tracks 3, 6, 7 and 8 are the vinyl versions.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MR441L, 242 232-1, 242232-1 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(LP, Album) Merciful Release, Merciful Release, Merciful Release MR441L, 242 232-1, 242232-1 UK & Europe 1987
979 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(Cass, Unofficial) Takt Music 979 Poland Unknown
242232-1 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(LP, Album) Merciful Release 242232-1 Australia 1987
60762-2, 9 60762-2 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(CD, Album) Elektra, Elektra 60762-2, 9 60762-2 US 1987
9 60762-2, 60762-2 The Sisters Of Mercy Floodland ‎(CD, Album, RP) Elektra, Elektra 9 60762-2, 60762-2 US Unknown