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The Icicle Works - The Icicle Works album flac Performer: The Icicle Works
Title: The Icicle Works
Style: Alternative Rock, Indie Rock
Country: UK
MP3 album: 1415 mb
FLAC album: 1647 mb
Rating: 4.1
Other formats: MP2 WMA DTS MIDI VQF MP3 DXD
Genre: Rock

The Icicle Works are an English alternative rock band and were named after the 1960 short story "The Day the Icicle Works Closed" by science fiction author Frederik Pohl. They had a top 20 UK hit with "Love Is a Wonderful Colour" (1983). In the US and Canada, they had only one top 40 hit, the 1984 single "Birds Fly (Whisper to a Scream)". Led by singer/songwriter Ian McNabb, the band released five albums from 1984 to 1990 before breaking up in 1991.

The Icicle Works is the eponymous debut album by The Icicle Works. The album was released in 1984 and charted at number 24 in the UK and number 40 in the US. The original 1984 issue features different track listings and cover artwork in the UK, in the USA, and in Canada. Disc 1 consists of the original album in its entirety, in the UK configuration

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BPM Profile The Icicle Works. Album starts at 114BPM, ends at 130BPM (+16), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by The Icicle Works.

The Icicle Works' self-titled debut as a whole is an excellent example of post-punk power and beauty. Chop the Tree" alone is something of a lost classic, with Hugh Jones' note-perfect production, Sharrock's pounding, complex rhythm attack, and McNabb's exquisite singing providing one heck of a start. Indeed, McNabb here sounds like a clear precursor to singers like Neil Hannon of the Divine Comedy and the equal of the precise diction and passion of Edwyn Collins

Blind is the fourth album by The Icicle Works Contents. Stood Before Saint Peter - 5:25. Here Comes Trouble - 4:03. Walk A While With Me - 4:19.

Features Song Lyrics for The Icicle Works's The Icicle Works album. A Factory in the Desert Lyrics. The Icicle Works Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Lyricapsule: The Surfaris Drop ‘Wipe Out’; June 22, 1963. RIFF’d: Nas’ ‘Nasir’. Lyricapsule: The Byrds Drop ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’; June 21, 1965.

Album by The Icicle Works. Love Is A Wonderful Colour. As The Dragonfly Flies. Lovers' Day. In The Cauldron Of Love. A Factory In The Desert. Birds Fly (Whisper To A Scream). MusicBrainz: The Icicle Works.


A1 Chop The Tree
A2 Love Is A Wonderful Colour
A3 Reaping The Rich Harvest
A4 As The Dragonfly Flies
A5 Lovers' Day
B1 In The Cauldron Of Love
B2 Out Of Season
B3 A Factory In The Desert
B4 Birds Fly (Whisper To A Scream)
B5 Nirvana


  • Composed By – Ian McNabb
  • Producer – David Lord (tracks: A2), Hugh Jones


Lovers' Day on cover
Lover's Day on label
Made in England

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 012093 005010

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BEGA 50 The Icicle Works The Icicle Works ‎(LP, Album) Beggars Banquet BEGA 50 UK 1984
BEGA 50 The Icicle Works The Icicle Works ‎(LP, Album) Beggars Banquet BEGA 50 New Zealand 1984
ARCD-8202 Icicle Works* Icicle Works ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Arista ARCD-8202 US 1989
AL 6-8202 Icicle Works* Icicle Works ‎(LP, Album) Arista AL 6-8202 US 1984
BBL 50 CD The Icicle Works The Icicle Works ‎(CD, Album, RE) Beggars Banquet BBL 50 CD UK Unknown