N E W S
T H E  B A N D
H I S T O R Y
D I S C O G R A P H Y
M E D I A
C O M M U N I T Y
S H O P
E V E R Y T H I N G  E L S E
H O M E
discography/videography
Main Discography Page | Compilations, Collaborations and Special Appearances | Previous Item | The Box Set | Next Item

The Box Set

The Box Set

November 1991
4AD Records (UK and elsewhere)
Capitol Records (USA)
CTBOX1

History

 

Contents

Lullabies
Peppermint Pig
Sunburst and Snowblind
The Spangle Maker
Aikea-Guinea
Tiny Dynamine
Echoes In A Shallow Bay
Love's Easy Tears
Iceblink Luck
Bonus Disc

Bonus Disc Tracks

Dials
Crushed
The High Monkey-Monk
Oomingmak (Instrumental Version)

Crew

Elizabeth Fraser
Robin Guthrie
Will Heggie
Simon Raymonde

Release Notes

  • All Bonus Disc tracks written, recorded and produced by Cocteau Twins.
  • "Dials" originally appeared on the promotional release single for Heaven or Las Vegas, and was used as the prelude music for the 1990-91 Heaven or Las Vegas Tour.
  • "Crushed" was originally released on the 4AD compilation Lonely Is An Eyesore in 1987.
  • "The High Monkey-Monk" was originally released on a NME compilation tape in 1990.
  • "Oomingmak" is an instrumental version of the original song, which appeared on the 1986 LP Victorialand, and was featured in a television commercial in support of animal rights.