Colourbox is the only full-length studio album from Colourbox, released by 4AD in August 1985. CAD 508 is the album's catalogue number, used to distinguish it from the earlier mini-album of the same name. The first 10,000 copies of the vinyl LP came with a bonus LP MAD 509. The CD release included the first side of the bonus LP. The album was preceded by the singles "Say You" in March 1984, "Punch" in June 1984, and "The Moon Is Blue" in July 1985.
After a handful of singles, Colourbox's first full-length studio album-also in August 1985, which further refined the band's diverse palette, mixing sample-splattered power-punk instrumentals with elegiac piano pieces ("Just Give 'em Whiskey" and "Sleepwalker" respectively), commercial pop ("The Moon Is Blue" and "Suspicion") and more reggae. and soul covers (U-Roy's "Say You" and The Supremes' "You Keep Me Hanging On") . Martyn Young has been playing additional keyboards, recording, producing and mixing the new Modern English album, which was originally due for release in March 2016. Ian Robbins died in 2014 Discography. All released on the 4AD label Albums.
Colourbox – Colourbox. 이블: 4AD – CAD C 508. 형식: Cassette, Album. 가: UK. 발매됨: Aug 1985. Mixed at Guerilla, Rooster and Maison Rouge.
Colourbox is the only full-length studio album from Colourbox, released by 4AD in August 1985.
All the great songs and lyrics from the "Colourbox " album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. Colourbox were an English electronic musical group on the 4AD label, releasing a number of records between 1982 and 1987. The band was formed by brothers Martyn and Steve Young, along with guest singers, until Lorita Grahame joined as a permanent member in 1983.
Released August 12, 1985. 2. Just Give 'Em Whiskey Lyrics. 4. The Moon Is Blue Lyrics. Producers Martyn Young. Writers Brian Holland, Eddie Holland, nd & 3 more.
The band's sole full length album was, and is, a lost treasure - though much about its production and general sound firmly places it as a product of the mid-'80s, it was still a stunning debut which covers any number of sounds and styles with aplomb. The result is a unique fusion, where you can't quite guess what will happen from one track to the next, but the sound still resembles the product of one particular vision.
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