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David Sylvian - Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities
Performer:
David Sylvian
Title:

Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities

Category:
MP3 RAR album size:
1671 mb
FLAC RAR album size:
1373 mb
Formats:
TTA MOD MPC DTS AUD APE MMF
Short-Info
Label: Virgin ‎– SYL 1
Type: Cassette, Album, Limited Edition, Numbered
Country: Australia
Date of released: Dec 1985
Category: Electronic
Style: Ambient
Rating:
4.3 / 5
Votes:
240

Tracklist

Words With The Shaman
A1.1 Pt. 1 Ancient Evening
A1.2 Pt. 2 Incantation
A1.3 Pt. 3 Awakening (Songs From The Tree Tops)
A2 Preparations For A Journey
B Steel Cathedrals

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Opium (Arts) Ltd.
  • Published By – Opal Music
  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Published By – Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.

Credits

  • Artwork [Cover Artwork] – Amanda Faulkner
  • Bass Guitar [Fretless Bass] – Percy Jones (tracks: A1, A2)
  • Composed By – Sylvian*, Hassell* (tracks: A1), Sylvian ∙ Sakamoto* (tracks: B), Jansen* (tracks: A1.3)
  • Coordinator [Recording Co-ordinator] – Richard Chadwick
  • Design – Ken Ansell
  • Design Concept [Concept] – Sylvian*
  • Drums, Percussion, Keyboards [Additional Keyboards] – Steve Jansen (tracks: A1, A2)
  • Effects [Dictaphone] – Holger Czukay (tracks: B)
  • Effects [Radio] – Holger Czukay (tracks: A1, A2)
  • Engineer [Engineered By] – Nigel Walker (tracks: A1, B), Seigen Ono (tracks: A1.2, B), Steve Nye (tracks: B)
  • Flugelhorn – Kenny Wheeler (tracks: B)
  • Guitar [Abstractions] – Masami Tsuchiya (tracks: B)
  • Guitar, Effects [Frippertronics] – Robert Fripp (tracks: B)
  • Keyboards, Guitar [Guitars], Tape [Tapes] – David Sylvian (tracks: A1, A2)
  • Keyboards, Tape [Tapes], Percussion [Digital Percussion] – David Sylvian (tracks: B)
  • Mixed By – Sylvian* (tracks: B), Walker* (tracks: B), Nye* (tracks: B)
  • Percussion – Steve Jansen (tracks: B)
  • Photography By [Photography] – Yuka Fujii
  • Piano, Strings – Ryuichi Sakamoto (tracks: B)
  • Producer [Produced By] – David Sylvian, Nigel Walker (tracks: A1)
  • Trumpet – Jon Hassell (tracks: A1, A2)

Notes

Limited edition, individually numbered cover, released for Australian markets. Unlike those released for the UK this cassette comes with printed labels instead of being printed directly onto the cassette itself. Furthermore, the cassette has full track listing printed whereas the UK pressings state 'See Inlay Card For Details'.

℗ 1985 Virgin Records Ltd. © 1985 Virgin Records Ltd.
Manufactured in the UK

"Words With The Shaman" recorded in London '85.
"Preparations For A Journey" recorded in Tokyo '84.
"Steel Cathedrals" recorded in Tokyo and London '84 '85.

"Ancient Evening" and "Incantation" published by Opium (Arts) Ltd - Opal Music.
"Awakening" published by Opium (Arts) Ltd - Opal Music - Copyright Control.
"Preparations For A Journey" published by Opium (Arts) Ltd.
"Steel Cathedrals" published by Opium (Arts) Ltd - Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 012981 235345

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SYL 1 David Sylvian Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities ‎(Cass, Album, Ltd, Num) Virgin SYL 1 UK 1985
SYL 1 David Sylvian Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities ‎(Cass, Album) Virgin SYL 1 UK 1985
VJCP-23210 David Sylvian Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities ‎(CD, Album, Promo) Virgin Japan VJCP-23210 Japan 1993
0946 3 63067 2 8, 0946 363067 2 8, CDVR 23 David Sylvian Alchemy An Index Of Possibilities ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, Jew) Virgin, Virgin, Virgin 0946 3 63067 2 8, 0946 363067 2 8, CDVR 23 UK & Europe Unknown
TC-VG 50194, VG 50194 David Sylvian Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities ‎(Cass, Album) Virgin, Virgin TC-VG 50194, VG 50194 Greece 1985


David Sylvian - Alchemy - An Index Of Possibilities