This is the UK pressing CD version of this album, before it was remixed in 1992 or remastered in 1998 as "Greed/Holy Money".
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Greed is the third studio album by American experimental rock band Swans. It was released in 1986, through record label . 22. Greed marks the slow turning point for Swans away from the harsh, brutal noise rock of prior releases, and is also the first Swans album to contain contributions from Jarboe. Certain tracks utilize drum machines. The lead instrument on "Fool" is a grand piano.
Experimental Rock Swans.
Compre discos de vinil e CDs e complete sua coleção de Swans. This album was however not to be released again in its original form - instead the recordings were used for the Greed, Holy Money compilation - as well as for the later Cop/Young God · Greed/Holy Money 2CD set. Lista de faixas.
Instead, in these early albums they find stuff that appears to be heading in the direction of their definitive album (musical ideas that 'foreshadows' their big release or whatever).
1986 studio album by Swans.
Featuring two bassists - Crosby and newcomer Algis Kizys - and no less than three drummers - Gonzalez, Ted Parsons, and Ivan Nahem - Greed marks the initial turning point of Swans towards more varied and ultimately even more astonishing musical heights than the early records, which were aggressive beyond all words, ever indicated.
|A2||Anything For You|
|B3||Money Is Flesh|
- Pressed By – MPO
- Artwork By – P.White
- Bass – H.Crosby*
- Design – M.Gira*
- Drums – Ivan Nahem
- Drums, Piano – Ronaldo Gonzalez (tracks: A1)
- Engineer, Producer [Assistance] – Jorgé Estabon*
- Guitar – N.Westbeerg*
- Producer – M.Gira*
- Vocals [Background] – Jarboe
- Vocals, Sampler [Tape Samples], Bass – M.Gira*
NotesComes in the same cover and printed inner sleeve as the commercially available release.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout: timtom MPO KCC 2 A1
- Matrix / Runout: MPO KCC 2 B1 TY
|KCC 2||Swans||Greed (LP, Album)||K.422||KCC 2||UK||1986|
|KCC 2||Swans||Greed (LP, Album, TP)||K.422||KCC 2||UK||1986|
|35170-25||Swans||Greed (LP, Album)||Vap||35170-25||Japan||1986|
|PVC 8949||Swans||Greed (LP, Album)||PVC Records||PVC 8949||US||1987|
|35170-25||Swans||Greed (LP, Album, Promo)||Vap||35170-25||Japan||1986|
Date of release: 1986
Style: Industrial, Experimental
Size MP3: 1455 mb
Size FLAC: 1422 mb
Rating: 4.2 / 5
Other Formats: AC3 AA DMF AU ASF AAC WMA