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Selected 4AD promotional compilations

lilliput 1/2

compilation

Lilliput

2CD

Lilliput 1/2

1992 U.S. compilation presented in a 10” hardcover book; last track is unlisted; edition of 3,000

 Bauhaus “Dark Entries” · The The “Controversial Subject” · The Birthday Party “Nick The Stripper” · Modern English “I Melt With You” · This Mortal Coil “Song To The Siren” · X Mal Deutschland “Incubus Sucubus II” · Cocteau Twins “The Spangle Maker” · Clan Of Xymox “Stranger” · Colourbox “Baby, I Love You So” · Throwing Muses “Hate My Way” · Dif Juz “No Motion” · M/A/R/R/S “Pump Up The Volume” · Ultra Vivid Scene “Mercy Seat” · Dead Can Dance “Host Of Seraphim” · Pixies “Monkey Gone To Heaven” · Lush “Deluxe” · Pale Saints “Throwing Back The Apple”, “Featherframe” · The Wolfgang Press “A Girl Like You”, “Birmingham” · Michael Brook “Breakdown”, “Urbana” · Spirea X “Chlorine Dream”, “Signed D.C.” · Heidi Berry “Gloria” · His Name Is Alive “Are We Still Married?” · Swallow “Tastes Like Honey”, “Follow Me Down” · The Tintwistle Brass Band “A Thousand Stars Burst Open”

(uncatalogued)

compilation

Video Compilation

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1992 U.S. video compilation

Lush “Deluxe” (U.S. version) · Ultra Vivid Scene “Special One” (full performance) · Pale Saints “Kinky Love” · This Mortal Coil “Late Night” · Pixies “Here Comes Your Man” · Cocteau Twins “Aikea-Guinea” · The Wolfgang Press ”Kansas” · Heidi Berry “Up In The Air” · Bauhaus “Telegram Sam” · Modern English “I Melt With You”

21512

compilation

...And Dog Bones, Too

CD

21512

1992 U.S. compilation; last track is unlisted

 The Wolfgang Press “Sucker M.F. (remix)” · Swallow “Lovesleep” · Red House Painters “Michael” · Throwing Muses “Pearl” · Lush “Nothing Natural” · Spirea X “Chlorine Dream” · Belly “Dusted” · His Name Is Alive “The Dirt Eaters” · Michael Brook “Shona Bridge” · The Breeders “Do You Love Me Now?” · Pale Saints “Neverending Night” · The Birthday Party “Sonny’s Burning” · Modern English “I Melt With You” · Pixies “U-Mass” · This Mortal Coil “Song To The Siren”

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compilation

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1992 U.S. compilation

 Swallow “Lovesleep”, “Tastes Like Honey”, “Sugar Your Mind” · Red House Painters “Michael”, “Medicine Bottle”

GUP 3

compilation

Guernica

CD

gup 3 cd

1993 U.K. compilation

That Dog “Old Timer”, “Angel”, “She” · Spoonfed Hybrid “Heaven’s Knot”, “Boys In Zinc”, “Lynched” · Insides “Distractions”, “Carly Simon”, “Skykicking”

CHIN 1

Insides · The Glee Club

Walking In Straight Lines · Bad Child’s Dolly

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CHIN 1

1993 U.S. split single

Insides “Walking In Straight Lines” · The Glee Club “Bad Child’s Dolly” (version)

(uncatalogued)

compilation

93

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(uncatalogued)

1993 U.S. compilation

Red House Painters “Grace Cathedral Park”, “Mistress”, “Strawberry Hill” · His Name Is Alive “In Every Ford”, “Drink, Dress And Ink”, “Can’t Go Wrong Without You”, “The Dirt Eaters”

PRO-CD-6055

compilation

Mai Pen Rai

CD

PRO-CD-6055

1993 U.S. compilation in a “Discfolio” printed and designed by Bruce Licher at Independent Project Press in eight different colour combinations (edition of 3,250); last track is unlisted

Belly “Feed The Tree” · Ultra Vivid Scene “Blood And Thunder” · Frank Black “Los Angeles” · Heidi Berry “The Moon And The Sun” · Red House Painters “Rollercoaster” · Dead Can Dance “The Carnival Is Over” · His Name Is Alive “In Every Ford” · Unrest “Teenage Suicide” · Underground Lovers “Promenade” · This Mortal Coil “You And Your Sister” · Matt Johnson “Burning Blue Soul” · Dance “Chapter Anonymity”

k 9

compilation

Joe Friday

7

k 9

1995 U.S. release

Liquorice “Drive Around” · Kendra Smith “In Your Head” · Red House Painters “Long Distance Runaround”

PRO-CD-7300

compilation

No Balls

CD

PRO-CD-7300

1995 U.S. release

Red House Painters “Summer Dress” · The Wolfgang Press “People Say” · Lisa Germano “Cry Wolf” · Pale Saints “One Blue Hill” · Kendra Smith “Bold Marauder” · Air Miami “Airplane Rider” · Heidi Berry “The Mountain” · Dead Can Dance “Rakim”

PRO-S-7630

compilation

Yeah, But...

7

PRO-S-7630

1995 U.S. release

Air Miami “Neely” (demo version) · Tarnation “His Middle Name” · Scheer “Don’t Know Why” (live demo version)

PRO-CD-7625

compilation

...Think I’m Getting The Hang Of It

CD

PRO-CD-7625

1995 U.S. release given away with purchase at The Body Shop stores; last track is unlisted

Lisa Gerrard “Sanvean” · Air Miami “Dolphin Expressway” · Liquorice “Cheap Cuts” · Heidi Berry “Miracle” · Scheer Sometimes” · The Wolfgang Press “Christianity (Wicked Man Remix)” · Tarnation “The Well” · Kendra Smith “Valley Of The Morning Sun” · Red House “Painters Cabezon” · Mojave 3 “Love Songs On The Radio”

FTWW 1/23

compilation

Facing The Wrong Way

CD

FTww 1

1995 U.K. release given away with purchase of 4AD back catalogue releases at selected record stores

Scheer “Take You Anywhere” · Throwing Muses “Snakeface” · Red House Painters “Summer Dress” · Tarnation “The Well” · Air Miami “You Sweet Little Heartbreaker” · Mojave 3 “Love Songs On The Radio” · Belly “Super-Connected” · The Wolfgang Press “Christianity (Wicked Man Remix)” · Heidi Berry “Miracle (new version)” · Lisa Gerrard “Sanvean” · Liquorice “Cheap Cuts” · Kendra Smith “Valley Of The Morning Sun” · The Amps “Empty Glasses” (Kim’s Basement 4 Track Version)

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ftww 23

1995 U.K. release

Scheer “Take You Anywhere” · Air Miami “You Sweet Little Heartbreaker” · The Amps “Empty Glasses” (Kim’s Basement 4 Track Version) · Mojave 3 “Love Songs On The Radio”

8096

Compilation

Shaving The Pavement

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8096

Free cassette given away during the 1996 Shaving The Pavement U.S. tour

Lush “Ladykillers”, “Tinkerbell” · Mojave 3 “Where Is The Love”, “Mercy (KCRW acoustic)” · Scheer “Screaming”, “You Said (electric version)” · Liquorice “Team Player” · Lisa Germano “Small Heads” · Heidi Berry “The Devil” · His Name Is Alive “ESP Summer” · Tarnation “Halfway To Madness” · The Amps “Pacer”

PRCD 326

compilation

You Can Rely On Toast

CD

PRCD 326

1996 Latin American release

Dead Can Dance “The Snake And The Moon”, “Indus”, “Song Of The Dispossessed” · Heidi Berry “Miracle” · Mojave 3 “Mercy” · Lisa Germano “Bruises” · Lush “Ladykillers” · Scheer “Shéa” · His Name Is Alive “Last One”

shoe 1 cd

compilation

Dr. Martens: Shoe Pie

CD

shoe 1 cd

1996 U.S. and U.K. release given away with purchase of Dr. Martens shoes; U.S. version is uncatalogued; each release features unique artwork

Lush “Runaway” · Throwing Muses “Freeloader ” · Heidi Berry “Holy Grail” · Dead Can Dance “The Snake And The Moon” (edit) · GusGus Polyesterday” · The Breeders “Safari” · Scheer “Demon” · Mojave 3 “Mercy“ (strings version) · Pale Saints “1000 Stars Burst Ope” · His Name Is Alive “Nice Day” · Michael Brook “Arrival ” · Tarnation “There’s Someone” · Lisa Germano “I Love A Snot” (Tchad Blake Mix) · Tanya Donelly “Human” · Paladins “One Step”

EVE4AD1

Compilation

Dust Distorts

CD

EVE4AD1

1998 Everlasting Records/Caroline Spain release

Bauhaus “In The Flat Field” · The Birthday Party “Nick The Stripper” · Colourbox “The Moon Is Blue” · Ultra Vivid Scene “Special One” · Lush “I’ve Been Here Before” · Belly “Gepetto” · Tarnation “Two Wrongs Won’t Make Things Right” · Kristin Hersh “Your Ghost” · The Hope Blister “Sweet Unknown” · Lisa Germano “Tomorrowing” · Starry Smooth Hound “Coco Crush (edit)” · His Name Is Alive “Can’t Always Be Loved” (remix) · Thievery Corporation “38:45” · GusGus “Polyfunk” · Cuba “Cross The Line” (edit)

PUP 1

compilation

Kiddy’s Got Four Fingers

CD

PUP 1

1998 U.S. release

This Mortal Coil “You And Your Sister” · His Name Is Alive “Universal Frequencies”, “Country Girl” · Lisa Germano “Reptile” · Dead Can Dance “The Host Of Seraphim” · This Mortal Coil “I Come And Stand At Every Door” · Starry Smooth Hound “Dreamt U In A Dream” · The Birthday Party “Nick The Stripper” · Throwing Muses “Fish” · Cocteau Twins “Crushed” · This Mortal Coil “Song To The Siren” · The Hope Blister “Dagger” · This Mortal Coil “Late Night” · M/A/R/R/S “Anitina” · Bauhaus “Terror Couple Kill Colonel” · M/A/R/R/S “Pump Up The Volume” · Bauhaus “Telegram Sam”

4AD 1

compilation

Clustered And Clipped

C

4AD MC 1

1998 Canada release, edition of 1,200

Thievery Corporation “38:45 (A Thievery Number)” · Cuba “Urban Light” (remix) · The Hope Blister “Sweet Unknown” · Lisa Gerrard, Pieter Bourke “The Human Game” (edit) · GusGus “Purple” (Sasha V The Light Edit) · Mojave 3 “Who Do You Love?” · Lisa Germano “Reptile” · Pixies “Wave Of Mutilation” · His Name Is Alive “Wish I Had A Wishing Ring” · Bauhaus “Terror Couple Kill Colonel”

CD

4ad CD 1

1998 Canada release, edition of 2,000

Mojave 3 “Who Do You Love?” · Cocteau Twins “Aikea-Guinea” · This Mortal Coil “You And Your Sister” · Michael Brook “Ultramarine” · Modern English “I Melt With You” · Bauhaus “Terror Couple Kill Colonel” · Pixies “Wave Of Mutilation” · M/A/R/R/S “Pump Up The Volume” · The Wolfgang Press “Mama Told Me Not To Come” · Lush “500” · Frank Black “Speedy Marie” · The Birthday Party “Nick The Stripper” · Throwing Muses “Fish” · Dead Can Dance “The Host Of The Seraphim” · Colourbox “Arena” · His Name Is Alive “Man On The Silver Mountain”

UNCUT 4AD 6/RCP-5005

compilation

Uncut

CD

UNCUT 4AD 6

U.K. release, included with Uncut magazine November 1998 issue

Pixies “Debaser” (Clif Norrell mix) · Lush “Hypocrite” · Mojave 3 “Go Lady Go” · Tanya Donelly “Lantern” · His Name Is Alive “Wishing Ring” · Throwing Muses “Mania” · This Mortal Coil “You And Your Sister” · Thievery Corporation “Shaolin Satellite” · GusGus “Barry” (Gi Gi Galaxy Remix Edit) · Cuba “Urban Light“ (12am) · Colourbox “Unofficial World Cup Theme” · The Breeders “Saints” · The Birthday Party “Big Jesus Trash Can” · Lisa Germano “Tomorrowing” · Red House Painters “New Jersey” · Kristin Hersh Your Ghost” · Dead Can Dance “American Dreaming” · The Hope Blister “Sweet Unknown” · Cocteau Twins “Pearly-Dewdrops’ Drops (7" version)”

Dusted & Clusted

CD

RCP-5005

1998 Rock Records Japan release with similar artwork to the Uncut CD

The Birthday Party “Nick The Stripper” · Pixies “Debaser” · The Breeders “Cannonball” · Frank Black “Los Angeles” · Ultra Vivid Scene “Special One” · Cocteau Twins “Heaven Or Las Vega” · Dead Can Dance “Host Of The Seraphim” · This Mortal Coil “You And Your Sister” · Lush “Last Night” · Tanya Donelly “Pretty Deep” · Mojave 3 “Some Kinda Angel” · Thievery Corporation “38.45” · Lisa Germano “Tomorrowing” · The Hope Blister “Sweet Unknown” · Starry Smooth Hound “Dreamt U In A Dream” · His Name Is Alive “Wish I Had A Wishing Ring”

CAN 001 CD

compilation

Breakdown

CD

CAN 001 CD

1999 Canada release

Michael Brook “Breakdown” · Cocteau Twins “Fifty-Fifty Clown” · Brendan Perry “Saturday’s Child” · Kristin Hersh “San Francisco” · Cuba “Black Island” · Pixies “Gouge Away” · Thievery Corporation “Lebaneese Blonde” · The Hope Blister “The Outer Skin” · His Name Is Alive “Up Your Legs Forever” · GusGus “Starlovers” (edit) · The Breeders “Hag” · Mojave 3 “Yer Feet” · Red House Painters “Drop” · Lakuna “Vega” · The Birthday Party “A Dead Song”