- Performer:Cocteau Twins
- Title:The Pink Opaque
- Style:Alternative Pop/Rock,Alternative/Indie Rock,Ambient Pop,Dream Pop,Post-Punk
- Date of release:November, 1985
- Recording date:1982
- Size FLAC version1856 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1616 megabytes
- Size WMA version1256 megabytes
- Formats:RA AA MMF MP2 ASF FLAC
Treasure is the third studio album by Scottish alternative rock band Cocteau Twins. It was released on 1 November 1984 by 4AD. 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. This new lineup also coincided with the development of the ethereal sound associated with the band's music.
Album · 1986 · 10 Songs. The 1986 compilation that introduced Cocteau Twins to American listeners tantalizingly highlights the tensions that define the UK group’s early work; it’s equally eye-opening for both newcomers and longtime fans. Then there’s Lorelei, which pairs Elizabeth Fraser’s heavenly voice with blindingly bright guitars and bells-a vision of pop at its most divine. The Pink Opaque Cocteau Twins.
Producer – Cocteau Twins, Ivo (tracks: 3). Written-By, Performer – Cocteau Twins. Anthology release prepared primarily for the US market, where it was released by Relativity Records on vinyl and cassette. The CD version was co-released with 4AD and for sale in both territories, with both labels/catalogue numbers on the packaging. Sources: 1, 5, 9: From the 12" The Spangle Maker. 2: From the NME compilation tape Department of Enjoyment. 3: Re-mixed from the album Garlands. 4, 6: From the 12" Sunburst And Snowblind. The Pink Opaque (CD, Comp, Promo).
Band Name Cocteau Twins. Album Name Pink Opaque. Members owning this album3. 1. The Spangle Maker. 5. Pearly-Dewdrops' Drops. 6. From the Flagstones. 10. Musette and Drums. Other productions from Cocteau Twins. Lullabies to Violaine, Vol 1. Mourning Star: The Best of Cocteau Twins.
Features Song Lyrics for Cocteau Twins's The Pink Opaque album. From the Flagstones Lyrics. Cocteau Twins Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Lyricapsule: The Surfaris Drop ‘Wipe Out’; June 22, 1963. RIFF’d: Nas’ ‘Nasir’. Lyricapsule: The Byrds Drop ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’; June 21, 1965.
The Pink Opaque, 1986. Millimillenary, 03:40. Wax and Wane (remixed), 03:51. Pearly-Dewdrops’ Drops (7" Version), 04:10. From the Flagstones, 03:40.
The Pink Opaque is a 1986 compilation album by Cocteau Twins, composed of tracks recorded between 1982 and 1985. A joint release by the UK-based 4AD (the band's label) and the American Relativity Records, it was the band's first official domestic . . After signing to 4AD in 1982, Cocteau Twins released three albums and five EPs between the autumn of 1982 and January 1985. Despite having no American distribution, the band was gaining popularity in the United States on college radio, particularly with the 1984 single "Pearly Dewdrops' Drops.
LP (12" album, 33 rpm). Cocteau Twins Format: Vinyl. I remember this album came out when I was in high school. I always loved the cocteau twins growing up but this album topped it off. This is a must have if your into them. Pearly dewdrops and many more.
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CreditsCocteau Twins - Primary Artist, Producer
Elizabeth Fraser - Composer, Vocals
Robin Guthrie - Composer, Guitar
Ivo Watts-Russell - Producer
|1||The Spangle Maker Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||4:38|
|2||Millimillenary Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||3:40|
|3||Wax and Wane Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||3:51|
|4||Hitherto Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||3:51|
|5||Pearly-Dewdrops' Drops Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||4:11|
|6||From the Flagstones Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||3:40|
|7||Aikea-Quinea Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||3:56|
|8||Lorelei Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||3:42|
|9||Pepper-Tree Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||3:57|
|10||Musette and Drums Elizabeth Fraser / Robin Guthrie||Cocteau Twins||4:35|