Simon Raymonde recalls: “I remember it wasn’t the easiest record to make and it seemed to us very un-finished. Maybe true but there are a large number of Covers that were made genuinely to look cool in a Disco era. However at the beginning of the 1980s, when Cocteau Twins released their first albums Garlands and Head Over Heels, this was quite a unique way to produce albums. Ivo recalls a phone call he got from Robin Guthrie: “You gotta come up and help, Liz has got no words. All tracks are written by Cocteau Twins (Elizabeth Fraser, Robin Guthrie and Simon Raymonde). 74 on its list of the best albums of the 1980s,[22] while NME named Treasure the 37th best album of 1984. A quote from the band’s website sums it well: “The music on Treasure disconnects the listener from reality on many levels, creating distinct and non-corporeal atmospheres conducive to free-association.”. It is not. Largest CD Covers & iTunes Album Artwork Search Engine. It is easy to see where many artists that later came to be categorized as dream pop or shoegaze took their influence from. [17][18], In March 2018, the album was repressed on 180g vinyl using new masters created from high definition files transferred from the original analogue tapes.[19]. For me, one of the most hauntingly beautiful records ever made. See more ideas about vintage disney, album covers, disney. Label: Epic - PE 34890 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Promo, Stereo • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Treasure - Treasure … The cover of Arca’s self-titled album is hardly without artistic … They’re gonna realize it’s got nothing to do with mythology and all that bollocks. 15; 2000s Artists on Their Album Cover 14; Find the Missing Food and Drinks in Album Titles 7; Complete the Album Title... With a Picture 3; Album Covers with the American Flag 2; Nirvana MTV Unplugged in New York 1; Black Album Click 1 D&D Beyond [5], Raymonde alluded to Treasure being rushed and unfinished, while Guthrie referred to it as "an abortion",[6] "our worst album by a mile",[5] and to the period in which it was made as "arty-farty pre-Raphaelite". The EMU drum machine was released a year before the album was recorded and was immediately adopted by Howard Jones on his album Human’s Lib in 1983. The iconic album art designer has died at 62. There, for the first time, Liz started using words more phonetically than lyrically.” Guthrie had another explanation: “Liz was never comfortable with being judged on what she’d done. We close this review with another dreamy highlight from the album, Pandora. NCT 127 Discography NCT #127 Release date: July 10, 2016 Mini Album Fire Truck Once Again Wake Up Another World Paradise Mad City Switch NCT #127 Limitless Release date: January 6, 2017 Mini Album Limitless Good Thing Back 2 U Heartbreaker Baby Don’t Like It Angel NCT #127 Cherry Bomb Release date: June 14, 2017 […] And so I was just really ashamed of that record.” Raymonde: “We just sort of recorded loads of things and then the album came out. Forty years ago, Hugh Syme designed his first album package for Rush, 1975's Caress of Steel. This new lineup also coincided with the development of the ethereal sound associated with the band's music. If you enjoyed reading this article, you may also like these: Wow! The sound of the band changed significantly with him, and he had a major influence on the material becoming more dreamy and textured. I simply started with some of my favorite L.A.-centric album covers and then queried a few music junkie friends to expand the pool. October 1 saw the release of It’ll End in Tears, a wonderful set of melancholic songs by a collective of the label’s artists called This Mortal Coil. One of the highlights on the album was Elizabeth Fraser’s ethereal cover of Tim Buckley’s Song to the Siren, sprinkled with a heavy dose of chorused guitar by Robin Guthrie. With this album, the band settled on what would, from then on, be their primary lineup: vocalist Elizabeth Fraser, guitarist Robin Guthrie and bass guitarist Simon Raymonde. 3: One to All Release date: […] 3 Favourites. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1977 Vinyl release of Treasure on Discogs. Treasure has emerged from within the inscrutable vastness of sound where these two creative streams meet. The problem, and ironically perhaps the beauty of the band, was that we never demoed anything and never had any ideas before we went into the studio, so the time there, always a short time, was always stressful”. Released in 1977 on Epic (catalog no. CLC HELICOPTER album cover. The recording of Treasure was done under time constraints, not the ideal situation for a band used to come into the studio with no songs ready for recording. Largest CD Covers & iTunes Album Artwork Search Engine. But it was so awful and inappropriate and not what she wanted. Guthrie: “I’ve always detested Treasure. Album Measurements: 13.5 x 12.5 x 2 inches Treasure is the third studio album by Scottish alternative rock band Cocteau Twins, released on 1 November 1984 by 4AD. TREASURE I LOVE YOU / CHAPTER TWO album cover LEAlbum 1 0 TREASURE MMM / CHAPTER THREE album cover LEAlbum 3 0 BLACKPINK LOVESICK GIRLS / THE ALBUM cover #2 LEAlbum 20 4 BLACKPINK LOVESICK GIRLS / THE ALBUM cover #1 LEAlbum 17 1 BLACKPINK - Ice Cream (9) vanessa-van3ss4 8 5 BLACKPINK - Ice Cream (2) vanessa-van3ss4 7 0 However, Eno felt the band did not need him and Guthrie ended up producing the album. Covermytunes Music TV-shows Movies Podcasts Books Software Apps. PE 34890; Vinyl LP). Listen to THE FIRST STEP : TREASURE EFFECT by TREASURE on VIBBIDI - Browse every single Songs, Tracklists, Music Videos, Remixes, Fan Covers, Live Performances, Tours, Playlists, Lyrics, Narrative Stories, News & more for free! 0 Comments. So she started to disguise what she wrote, or split the words up in the wrong places.”. The band’s sonic textures are immediately recognizable, with the delay effects on Robin Guthrie’s guitars, the drum machines high in the mix, and above all Elizabeth Fraser’s heavenly voice. The Beatles are poised to release a treasure trove of unheard recordings. The more she got comments like ‘The voice of God’ the less confidence she had in what she was writing. Let’s accept the fact that wedding albums, family photo album, school albums, or any such memory treasure are incomplete without attractive Photo book album cover templates. YOOA (OH MY GIRL) BON VOYAGE album cover 2. YOOA (OH MY GIRL) BON VOYAGE album cover 1. It’s our worst album by a mile.” Interestingly another great album released in 1984, Without Mercy by The Durutti Column, was disowned by its creator. It was hard to imagine a follow up release by the label that can match This Mortal Coil’s album, but within a month, on November 1 1984, Fraser, Guthrie and Raymonde, better known as Cocteau Twins, would do just that and release their third album. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! [7] BBC Online wrote, "Treasure was where the Cocteau Twins first got it 100 percent right". In a blunt move at a time when music videos were a must for chart success, the band released no singles and no official videos to accompany the album. 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The opener to the album was Kangaroo, Alex Chilton’s song originally performed by Big Star. 0 Comments. Jennifer Makowsky of PopMatters included the album on the "12 Essential Alternative Rock Albums from the 1980s" list and wrote that the album stood the test of time and paved the way for bands like Sigur Rós and Beach House. Record label executive Ivo Watts-Russell originally tried to hire Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois to produce the album. Live bei "Saturday Night Live": Mitschnitt Read more; Bruno Mars blog; Bruno Announces the finale of the 24k Magic World Tour! We weren’t afraid to experiment and loved nothing more than getting a new pedal or piece of outboard and throwing the manual away so we’d not be using it the same way others would.” One of my personal favorites on the album is a good example of this direction, the ambient track Otterley: The song titles on Treasure are all pseudo-mythological single words. The album was recorded from August to September 1984 at Palladium Studios, Edinburgh and Rooster, West London. With this album, the band settled on what would, from then on, be their primary lineup: vocalist Elizabeth Fraser, guitarist Robin Guthrie and bass guitarist Simon Raymonde. Instead, it's an album you'll cherish like a treasure, a secret, personal gift of lush, sonic immersion that carries a message from another world. Arca, ‘Arca’: WORST. Hyunsuk is also a powerful dancer, and showed off his skills on Treasure Box with a slinky cover of Jimin's "Lie" alongside a then 13-year-old Junghwan. In the UK Treasure Isle was a subsidiary of different labels: TI 7001-7049 as a subsidiary of Island Records TI 7050-7056 as a subsidiary of Doctor Bird TI 7059-7074 as a subsidiary of Trojan Records. Here in Sweden we have this thing called "Dansband". [21] Slant Magazine listed the album at No. Amazing what a low opinion the band have for this album. In the 2014 documentary Beautiful Noise, Robert Smith from the Cure said Treasure was the album he was listening to as he was getting ready for his wedding because it is the most romantic sound he ever heard. An album cover art story. Released: April 7. Not many realize that this was a perfect case of necessity being the mother of invention. The albums' covers and design are so pretty! I went up and sat with her, with a dictionary, and wrote some fourth-form poetry – I wasn’t seriously suggesting lyrics but I tried to kick start it. LEAlbum. [2] Paste magazine's Josh Jackson listed the album at No. The song was originally called Peep-Bo but the band made it a tribute to the label head and their mentor: This was the first Cocteau Twins album with Simon Raymonde, whom Guthrie and Fraser met during the recordings of It’ll End In Tears. [3] It also became one of the band's most critically successful releases, although the band considered it underdeveloped.[4]. TREASURE I LOVE YOU / CHAPTER TWO album cover. Treasure isn't something you discover, following the map to where X marks the spot. Having served as roadie, light man, lyricist and a general conceptualizer for a new band named King Crimson, he was now tasked with the matter of finding a way to package the strange music the band was committing to tape in the recording studio. TREASURE MMM / CHAPTER THREE album cover. [25] The album was included in the 2008 edition of 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die. While not as ubiquitous as the Roland TR-808 drum machine, it was used by a number of popular artists and their signature songs, most recognizably on Tears for Fears’ Shout and Depeche Mode’s Everything Counts. On the indie chart they fared much better and peaked at #2. [6], Treasure is considered by many fans to be the band's finest work,[4] and has received critical acclaim. 1 Favourites. [2] Ned Raggett of AllMusic complimented its "accomplished variety", saying, "Treasure lives up to its title and then some as a thorough and complete triumph". [26] In Beautiful Noise, the shoegaze/dream pop documentary, Robert Smith of The Cure calls it one of the most romantic records ever recorded,[5] so much that he played it as he was getting ready on his wedding day. Quite the range in music tastes by British record buyers. One of the bands is even called Junix, I remember finding a tape of them in a car once. Guthrie installed the Rock Drums sound chip to get those bombastic drum sounds. A lot has been said about the meaning, or lack thereof, of the lyrics on this album. For their third album Ivo suggested to the band to consider Brian Eno as producer. Off stage, Hyunsuk is just as loud. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail. ... National Treasure Artist: Jon Turteltaub Genre: Action & Adventure . 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