On September 20, 1986.

filigreeandshadow

On September 20, 1986, “4AD” label released “Filigree & Shadow”, the second This Mortal Coil, group of guest musicians and vocalists brought together by label boss Ivo Watts-Russell. It was recorded in 1986, at “Blackwing Studios” and “Palladium Studios” in London, and was produced by John Fryer and Ivo Watts-Russell.

Personnel:

  • Dominic Appleton – vocals
  • Deirdre Rutkowski – vocals
  • Louise Rutkowski- vocals
  • Hubertus “Richenel” Baars – vocals
  • Caroline Seaman – vocals
  • Alison Limerick- vocals
  • Jean – vocals
  • Simon Raymonde – guitar, bass, keyboards
  • David Curtis – guitar
  • Keith Mitchell – guitar
  • Nigel K. Hine – guitar
  • Chris Pye – guitar
  • Andrew Gray – guitar
  • Alan Curtis – guitar
  • John Turner – keyboards
  • Mark Cox – keyboards
  • Steven Young – drum programming
  • Peter Ulrich – percussion
  • Tony Waera – didgeridoo
  • Richard Thomas – saxophone
  • Anne Turner – backing vocals
  • Les McKeown- backing vocals
  • Martin McCarrick- backing vocals

Track listing:

  1. Velvet Belly – Martin McCarrick
  2. The Jeweller – Tom Rapp
  3. Ivy and Neet – Simon Raymonde
  4. Meniscus – David Curtis
  5. Tears – Simon Raymonde
  6. Tarantula – Martin Young
  7. My Father – Judy Collins
  8. Come Here My Love – Van Morrison
  9. At First, and Then – Peter Ulrich
  10. Strength of Strings – Gene Clark
  11. Morning Glory – Tim Buckley
  12. Inch-Blue – This Mortal Coil
  13. I Want to Live – Gary Ogan
  14. Mama K (1) This Mortal Coil
  15. Filigree & Shadow – This Mortal Coil
  16. Firebrothers – Gary Duncan
  17. Thails (1) – This Mortal Coil
  18. I Must Have Been Blind – Tim Buckley
  19. A Heart of Glass – Colin Newman, Graham Lewis
  20. Alone – Colin Newman, Graham Lewis
  21. Mama K (2) – This Mortal Coil
  22. The Horizon Bleeds and Sucks Its Thumb – This Mortal Coil, Mark Cox
  23. Drugs – David Byrne, Brian Eno
  24. Red Rain – This Mortal Coil, Simon Raymonde
  25. Thails (2) – This Mortal Coil

 

 

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