The second sisters of mercy album, released november 1987. The sisters of mercy first and last and always 1985 tracklist 01 black planet 02 walk away 03 no time to cry 04 a rock. Floodland is the second studio album by english gothic rock band the sisters of mercy. These new versions from the anonimous collaborator are quite better than the ones previous posted. The drums are handled again by doktor avalanche who is none other than the sisters of mercy drum machine handled by andrew eldrich. The sisters of mercy first and last and always 1985. The sisters of mercy floodland lyrics and tracklist genius. Deluxe version, an album by sisters of mercy on spotify. After achieving early underground fame in uk, the band had their commercial breakthrough in mid1980s and sustained it until the early 1990s, when they stopped releasing new recorded output as a. Jul 03, 2009 since 1985, when the other original members left, the sisters of mercy has become the artistic vehicle of andrew eldritch. It was released on november 1987 through merciful release and wea, with elektra records handling the us release.
Everyone has their favourites, but i believe floodland s highpoints stand comparison with the sisters very best work. To begin with, on this album the sisters of mercy consist of two members less. The sisters of mercy tv performances proshot dvd ive been asked to reupload a bunch of these performances, instead lets do an upgrade. A brilliant album, with some of my favorite sisters singles here dominion floodland is the second studio album by english gothic rock band the sisters of mercy. And her hallway moves like the ocean moves and her hallway moves like the sea like the sea she says no, no, no, no harm will come your way. Songmeanings is a place for discussion and discovery.
Alice 12 ep 1983 the sisters of mercy official site. Apr, 2009 the sisters of mercy floodland demos flac this demos of the floodland album are very stripped down and raw versions of songs you all know. Click here for the sisters of mercys floodland revisited. Floodland, an album by sisters of mercy on spotify. Having witnessed his bandmates leave, singer andrew eldritch recruited bassist patricia morrison, utilized a. Andrew eldritch came back after a difficult threeyear hiatus which included the corrosion of his band and the sisterhood project which was his way of preventing the bandmates from using a name that too closely resembled his sisters of mercy.
Everyone except eldritch had left the band after the last album was released, so eldritch got patricia morrison to join him. Floodland is an alternative rock classic, undoubtedly. Check out floodland collection explicit by the sisters of mercy on amazon music. Its been a little more than seven years since i first heard floodland arguably the bestknown album from english goth legends the sisters of mercy. I have been looking for these everywhere in the uk and i didnt find any, but i did find nuclear waste and placed an order straight away, and arrived in great time and arrived in great packaging, thanks nuclear waste, i will be ordering from you again. Floodland explicit by the sisters of mercy on amazon music. Floodland by the sisters of mercy 22924224621 cd barnes.
I am a sister of mercy living and ministering in philadelphia, pennsylvania. Of mercy vision thing 1990 download the sisters of mercy some girls wander by mistake 1992 download the sisters of mercy a. Along with the studio album, floodland era vinyl box set also includes essential music released during that time, including the 12 version of the first single, this corrosion. Bruce and i dont have extremely similar musical tastes but on this band we can agree. Dominionmother russia was first released in november 1987. The discography of the british rock band the sisters of mercy consists of three studio albums, two compilation albums, two extended plays eps, and sixteen singles. Limited vinyl box containing four 180 gram vinyl lps packed in a handsome rigid slipcase. Bauhaus, siouxsie and the banshees, the cure, the sister of mercy, the mission uk the damned y fields of the nephilim. And her hallway moves like the ocean moves and her hallway moves like the sea like the sea she says no, no, no, no harm will come your way she says to bring it on down, bring on the wave she says, nobody done no harm grace of god and raise your arms she says, face it. Wayne hussey and gary marx left the band leaving all guitar duties on this album to andrew eldrich. After the phenomenal and nearly flawless first and last and always, the band known then as the sisters of mercy broke up. Sisters of mercy floodland silver mfsl steve hoffman. Everyone has their favourites, but i believe floodlands highpoints stand comparison with the sisters very best work.
It was a bside from the last lineup of the sisters of mercy. The band is named after the leonard cohen song sisters of mercy according to eldritch. In that time, its gone from an album id heard about only in passing to one of my favorite albums of all time. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. The sisters of mercy crash and burn compilation of unreleased tracks. Try disabling any ad blockers and refreshing this page. Although i do know a few bsides can be great songs dear god by xtc just to name an example, this song was a mistake and the album would still be amazing with only 9 songs on it. I reside with two other sisters of mercy in a small convent nestled within a nonprofit organization called mercy neighborhood ministries mnm.
Listen to your favorite songs from floodland explicit by the sisters of mercy now. Features song lyrics for sisters of mercys floodland album. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Floodland collection explicit by the sisters of mercy on amazon. Originating from leeds, the sisters of mercy were described by critic steve huey as playing a slow, gloomy, ponderous hybrid of metal and psychedelia, often incorporating dance beats.
Never having owned any sisters of mercy, what is a good first cd to get. It was released on november 1987 by merciful release and warner music group. The sisters of mercy are a rock band that came out of the british post punk scene in 19801981. The sisters of mercy floodland october 28, 2015 may 14, 2018 dan its been a little more than seven years since i first heard floodland arguably the bestknown album from english goth legends the sisters of mercy. Later on, it formed the aside of the dominion single, which was issued in february 1988.
Exmembers of the group established the bands ghost dance and the mission. Sisters of mercy original vs remasters steve hoffman. Goth rocks prime mover of the 1980s, with a vision sustained by singer andrew eldritch and his love of. The one constant in the bands career has been deepvoiced singer andrew eldritch. On vision thing, the mighty i was wrong and something fast were the two that really stayed with me, with a tip of the hat to when you dont see me and more. I was introduced to sisters of mercy by my friend bruce way back in the 80s, and i love this album.
Jan 04, 2016 10 videos play all the sisters of mercy floodland black star. Available via download card included with floodland. Opening with the driving twopart hymn dominionmother russia, sisters leader andrew eldritch along with bassist patricia morrison creates a black soundscape that is. A single zip file download resolves to one folder containing all tracks. The band lineup on floodland was nominally andrew eldritch and patricia morrison. I dont really know the source of this one, but it was shared by manasha a. The recording of the album began in january 1987, roughly two years after the band disbanded following the departures of. The sisters of mercy floodland demos flac this demos of the floodland album are very stripped down and raw versions of songs you all know. Complete your purchase to save the mp3 version to your music library. The sisters of mercy floodland lyrics songmeanings. Floodland is the second studio album by english rock band the sisters of mercy.
After the release of the bands debut album, first and last and always 1985, members craig adams and wayne hussey departed the band, leading to the bands disbandment. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Check out floodland explicit by the sisters of mercy on amazon music. Of the lot, id say that floodland is the only on where i incline if slightly to the original and that probably has as much to do with how much i listened. The sisters of mercy discography first and last and always 1985.
The sisters of mercy followup their first and last and always vinyl box with a similar set for their second album, 1987s floodland. The group has made three original studio albums, of which the last was released in 1990. The sisters of mercy are an english rock band that formed in 1980. Since 1985, when the other original members left, the sisters of mercy has become the artistic vehicle of andrew eldritch. Floodland the sisters of mercy to stream in hifi, or to download in true cd quality on. While the goth scene in england was picking up commercial steam in the mid80s, the sisters of mercy may have seemed quiet, but they roared back with 1987s floodland. The sisters of mercy floodland wea inhouse tape 1987 mp3 well. But im willing to bet this will be stunning, since its a steinman production. However, the difference between floodland and first and last and always lies on lyrics. The sisters of mercy floodland 2015, 320 kbps, file. Opening with the driving twopart hymn dominionmother russia, sisters leader andrew eldritch along with bassist patricia morrison creates a black soundscape that is majestic and vast. Features song lyrics for sisters of mercy s floodland album. The album was a significant success and spawned three top 20 singles in the uk, including top ten hit this corrosion.798 365 445 1263 54 1351 721 931 1517 585 107 1218 1020 598 6 732 1445 814 866 637 1151 1479 738 801 370 38 1514 38 1465 384 578 395 1209 1310 1363 64 588 180 566 256 689 428 859