On November 3, 1986.

Your funeral my trial

On November 3, 1986, “Mute Records” label released “Your Funeral… My Trial”, the fourth Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds studio album. It was recorded July–August 1986, at “Hansa Tonstudio” in West Berlin and “Strongroom” in London, and was produced by Flood and Tony Cohen.


  • Nick Cave– vocals, piano, hammond, harmonica, art direction
  • Mick Harvey– bass guitar, guitar, drums , piano, organ, glockenspiel, xylophone, backing vocals
  • Blixa Bargeld– guitar, backing vocals
  • Barry Adamson– bass
  • Thomas Wydler– drums
  • Flood– engineer, mixing
  • Tony Cohen– engineer
  • Paul White – art direction
  • Christoph Dreher– photography

Track listing:

All tracks by Nick Cave, except where noted.

  1. Sad Waters
  2. The Carny
  3. Your Funeral, My Trail
  4. Stranger Than Kindness
  5. Jack’s Shadow
  6. Hard On for Love
  7. She Fell Away
  8. Long Time Man



On November 3, 1986.

John Lennon-Menlove Avenue

On November 3, 1986, “Parlaphone” label released “Menlove Ave”, the second John Lennon posthumous album. The album featured outtakes from “Rock’n’Roll” and “Walls and Bridges” sessions, produced by Phil Spector and John Lennon.


  • John Lennon – Guitar, keyboards, piano, vocal
  • Jesse Ed Davis – Guitar
  • Klaus Voorman – Bass
  • Arthur Jenkins – Percussion
  • Little Big Horns – Horns
  • Jim Keltner – Drums

Track listing:

All compoistions by John Lennon, except where noted.

  1. Here We Go Again – John Lennon and Phil Spector
  2. Rock and Roll People
  3. Angel Baby – Rosie Hamlin
  4. Since My Baby Left Me – Arthur Crudup
  5. To Know Her Is to Love Her – Spector
  6. Steel and Glass
  7. Scared
  8. Old Dirt Road – John Lennon andHarry Nilsson
  9. Nobody Loves You
  10. Bless You


On November 2, 1993.


On November 2, 1993, “Barking Pumpkin Records” label released “The Yellow Shark”, the sixty second Frank Zappa’ album. “The Yellow Shark” features live recordings from the “Ensemble Modern’s” 1992 performances of Zappa’s orchestral music, and was produced by  Frank Zappa.  This was Zappa’s  last album released before his death one month later.


  • Frank Zappa – conductor, producer, performer
  • Peter Rundel – conductor, violin
  • Dietmar Wiesner – flute
  • Catherine Milliken – oboe, english horn, bass oboe, didjeridu
  • Roland Diry – clarinet
  • Wolfgang Stryi – bass clarinet, tenor saxophone, contrabass clarinet
  • Veit Scholz – bassoon, contrabassoon
  • Franck Ollu, Stefan Dohr – french horn
  • William Formann, Michael Gross – cornet, flugelhorn, piccolo trumpet, trumpet
  • Uwe Dierksen – trombone, soprano trombone
  • Michael Svoboda – trombone, euphonium, didjeridu, alphorn
  • Daryl Smith – tuba
  • Hermann Kretzschmar – celeste, harpsichord, voices, piano
  • Ueli Wiget – celeste, harpsichord, harp, piano
  • Rumi Ogawa-Helferich – cymbalom, percussion
  • Andreas Böttger – percussion
  • Detlef Tewes – mandolin
  • Jürgen Ruck – banjo, guitar
  • Ellen Wegner – harp
  • Mathias Tacke, Claudia Sack – violin
  • Hilary Sturt – violin, voices
  • Friedemann Dähn – violoncello
  • Thomas Fichter- contrabass, Fichter electric upright bass
  • Ensemble Modern– main performer

Track listing:

All compositions by Frank Zappa.

  1. Intro
  2. Dog Breath Variations
  3. Uncle Meat
  4. Outrage at Valdez
  5. Times Beach It
  6. III Revised
  7. The Girl in the magnesium Dress
  8. Be Bop Tango
  9. Ruth is Sleeping
  10. None of the Above
  11. Pentagon Afternoon
  12. Questi Cazzi Di Piccione
  13. Times Beach III
  14. Food Gathering in Post Industrial America 1992
  15. Welcome to the United States
  16. Pound for a Brown
  17. Exercise #4
  18. Get Whitey
  19. G-Spot Tornado

On November 2, 1987.

Cloud Nine

On November 2, 1987, “Dark Horse” label released “Cloud Nine”, the eleventh George Harrison studio album.  It was recorded January – August 1987, at the “FPSHOT” in Oxfordshire, and was produced by Jeff Lynne and George Harrison. This was the last studio album released during Harrison’s lifetime.


  • George Harrison– lead vocals, guitars, keyboards, sitar, backing vocals
  • Jeff Lynne– bass, guitars, keyboards, backing vocals
  • Eric Clapton– guitar
  • Elton John– piano
  • Gary Wright– piano
  • Ringo Starr– drums
  • Jim Keltner– drums
  • Ray Cooper– drums, percussion
  • Jim Horn– baritone and tenor sax
  • Bobby Kok – cello
  • Vicki Brown– vocals

Track listing:

All tracks by George Harrison, except where noted.

  1. Cloud 9
  2. That’s What It Takes – George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Gary Wright
  3. Fish on the Sand
  4. Just for Today
  5. This Is Love – George Harrison, Jeff Lynne
  6. When We Was Fab – George Harrison, Jeff Lynne
  7. Devil’s Radio
  8. Someplace Else
  9. Wreck of the Hesperus
  10. Breath Away from Heaven
  11. Got My Mind Set on You – Rudy Clark

On November 2, 1978.

Police-outlandos damour

On November 2, 1978, “A&M” label released “Outlandos d’Amour”, the debut Police album.  It was recorded January – June 1978, at the “Surrey Sound Studios”, and was produced by Sting, Andy Summers and Stewart Copeland. In 2012, “Rolling Stone” magazine ranked the album  at number 428 on its list of “500 Greatest Albums of all Time”


  • Sting– bass guitar, lead and backing vocals, harmonica, butt piano
  • Andy Summers– guitar, backing vocals, spoken word, piano
  • Stewart Copeland– drums, backing vocals, percussion
  • Joe Sinclair – piano
  • Nigel Gray, Chris Gray – engineers

Track listing:

All tracks by Sting, except where noted.

  1. Next to You
  2. So Lonely
  3. Roxanne
  4. Hole in My Life
  5. Peanuts – Sting, Stewart Copeland
  6. Can’t Stand Losing You
  7. Truth Hurts Everybody
  8. Born in the 50’
  9. Be My Girl Sally – Sting, Andy Summers
  10. Masoko Tanga

On November 2, 1976.

Miles Davies Water Babies

On November 2, 1976, “Columbia” label released “Water Babies”, Miles Davis studio album. “Water Babies” is a collection of “leftovers” from 1967’s “Nefertiti”, “Filles de Kilimanjaro” and 1968’s “In a Silent Way” sessions. The recording sessions took place on June 7, 13, 23, 1967, at “Columbia 30th Street Studio” in New York; and November 11–12, 1968, at “Columbia Studio B” in New York. The album was produced by Teo Macero.


  • Miles Davis– trumpet
  • Wayne Shorter– tenor saxophone
  • Herbie Hancock– piano
  • Ron Carter– bass
  • Tony Williams– drums
  • Chick Corea– electric piano
  • Dave Holland– bass

All compositions by Wayne Shorter, except where noted.

  1. Water Babies
  2. Capricorn
  3. Sweet Pea
  4. Two Faced
  5. Dual Mr. Anthony Tillmon Williams Process – Miles Davis and Tony Williams


On November 1, 1994.


On November 1, 1994, “DGC” label released “MTV Unplugged in New York”, live Nirvana album. It features band’s acoustic performance at “Sony Music Studios” in New York, on November 18, 1993, recorded for “MTV Unplugged” television series. This was first Nirvana album released after Kurt Cobain death and became band’s most successful posthumous release, being certified 5 times platinum in the United States by 1997. The album won “Grammy Award” for “Best Alternative Music Album”. The album was produced by Alex Coletti, Scott Litt and Nirvana.


  • Kurt Cobain– lead vocals, acoustic guitar
  • Krist Novoselic– acoustic bass, accordion, acoustic rhythm guitar
  • Dave Grohl– drums, backing vocals, acoustic bass
  • Pat Smear– acoustic guitar
  • Lori Goldston– cello
  • Cris Kirkwood– acoustic bass, backing vocals
  • Curt Kirkwood– acoustic guitar
  • Robert Fisher – art direction, design
  • Stephen Marcussen– mastering
  • Frank Micelotta – photography

Track listing:

All compositions by Kurt Cobain, except where noted.

  1. About a Girl
  2. Come as You Are
  3. Jesus Doesn’t Want Me for a Sunbeam – Eugene Kelly and Frances McKee
  4. The Man Who Sold the World – David Bowie
  5. Pennyroyal Tea
  6. Dumb
  7. Polly
  8. On a Plain
  9. Something in the Way
  10. Plateau – Curt Kirkwood
  11. Oh, Me – Curt Kirkwood
  12. Lake of Fire – Curt Kirkwood
  13. All Apologies
  14. Where Did You Sleep Last Night – Traditional; arranged by Lead Belly