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Swans - Greed FLAC album

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.


A1 Fool
A2 Anything For You
A3 Nobody
A4 Stupid Child
B1 Greed
B2 Heaven
B3 Money Is Flesh

Companies, etc.

  • 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*


Comes 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

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
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

Swans - Greed FLAC album

Performer: Swans

Title: Greed

Country: UK

Date of release: 1986

Style: Industrial, Experimental

Genre: Rock

Size MP3: 1455 mb

Size FLAC: 1422 mb

Rating: 4.2 / 5

Votes: 118

Other Formats: AC3 AA DMF AU ASF AAC WMA

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