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Various - 12 Inch 87 Anthology Album
Electronic / Rock
Performer: Various
Title: 12 Inch 87 Anthology
Style: Alternative Rock, Post-Punk, Synth-pop, Indie Rock
Year 21 Dec 1989
Country Japan
Label 4AD
Catalog Number CY-4415
Genre: Electronic / Rock
Rating: 4.5
Votes: 577
MP3 size: 1705 mb
FLAC size: 1277 mb
WMA size: 1585 mb
Record From: CD, Compilation

Various - 12 Inch 87 Anthology Album


1 Sloppy Heart
2The Wolfgang PressThat Heat
Trombone – Richard Avison
3 Pump Up The Volume
4Throwing MusesCry Baby Cry4:23
5The Wolfgang PressGod's Number4:39
6M|A|R|R|SPump Up The Volume (Re-mix)
Guitar – A.R. KaneProducer, Written-By – M. YoungScratches – C.J. MackintoshScratches, Performer [Drop-ins] – Dave DorrellWritten By – S. M. YoungWritten-By – S. Young
7Frazier ChorusStorm3:52
8A.R. KaneSado-Masochism Is A Must3:18
9Frazier ChorusSloppy Heart5:55
10Throwing MusesReel
Lead Vocals, Written-By – T. Donelly
11Throwing MusesSnail Head2:38
12M|A|R|R|SAnitina (The First Time I See She Dance)
Drums – ColourboxMixed By – Ivo, John Fryer
13Throwing MusesFinished3:51
14 Lollita
15Frazier ChorusTypical3:01
16 Chains Changed
17The Wolfgang PressThe Wedding
Percussion – Peter Ulrich
18A.R. KaneLollita4:21
19The Wolfgang PressThe Great Leveller4:31
20A.R. KaneButterfly Collector5:42
21 Big Sex


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
33CY-2085Various 12 Inch 87 Anthology ‎(CD, Comp)4AD33CY-2085Japan1988
33CY-2085Various 12 Inch 87 Anthology ‎(CD, Comp, Promo)4AD33CY-2085Japan1988


  • Art Direction, DesignVaughan Oliver
  • BassL. Langston (tracks: 1 to 4)
  • ClarinetChris Taplin (tracks: 14 to 16)
  • Drum ProgrammingRay Shulman (tracks: 9 to 11)
  • Drums, PercussionD. Narcizo (tracks: 1 to 4)
  • EngineerJohn Fryer (tracks: 5 to 8, 12, 14 to 16)
  • FluteKate Holmes (tracks: 14 to 16)
  • Guitar, Percussion, VocalsT. Donelly (tracks: 1 to 4)
  • Lead Guitar, Vocals [Lead]K. Hersh (tracks: 1 to 4)
  • PercussionMichéle Allardyce (tracks: 14 to 16)
  • Photography By [A.r. Kane]Juergen Teller
  • Photography By [Frazier Chorus]Jeff Veitch
  • Photography By [M/a/r/r/s], Artwork By [M/a/r/r/s: Set Construction]Panni Charrington
  • Photography By [Throwing Muses]Andrew Catlin
  • ProducerGil Norton (tracks: 1 to 4, 14 to 16), John Fryer (tracks: 5 to 8), Robin Guthrie (tracks: 9 to 11)
  • Producer, Performer [All Instruments], Percussion, Vocals, Artwork By [Sleeve]The Wolfgang Press (tracks: 5 to 8)
  • VocalsTim Freeman (tracks: 14 to 16)
  • Vocals [Additional]Ruby James (tracks: 5, 6, 8)
  • Written-ByA.R. Kane (tracks: 9 to 11, 13), Gray (tracks: 5 to 8), Frazier Chorus (tracks: 14 to 16), K. Hersh (tracks: 1, 3, 4), Cox (tracks: 5 to 8), Allen (tracks: 5 to 8)


Japanese CD compilation of six 12-inch records released in 1987 by 4AD:
1 to 4 from Throwing Muses: Chains Changed (BAD 701)
5 to 8 from The Wolfgang Press: Big Sex (BAD 702)
Recorded at Blackwing Studios, London, December 1986.
9 to 11 from A.R. Kane: Lollita (BAD 704)
12 from M|A|R|R|S: Pump Up the Volume (Remix) (BAD 707R) [only side A]
13 from M|A|R|R|S: Pump Up the Volume (BAD 707) [only side B]
14 to 16 from Frazier Chorus: Sloppy Heart (BAD 708)

At the time of release, everything was unavailable elsewhere on CD with the exception of the M|A|R|R|S tracks. Even after the wave of 4AD-related reissues in the late 1990s and early 2000s, the A.R. Kane and Frazier Chorus tracks remain unavailable on CD except on this compilation.


  • Barcode (on OBI): 4988001372332
  • Matrix / Runout: CY-2085 1A1 7Z
  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • Other (Price): ¥2,300


  • Record Company – Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd.
  • Licensed From – 4AD
  • Licensed Through – Jade Music Co., Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – 4AD
  • Copyright (c) – 4AD
  • Made By – Nippon Columbia Co., Ltd.


Listen free to Various Artists 12-inch '87 Anthology Finished, Reel and more. 16 tracks 69:26. Warning Deleting this artist may remove other artists and scrobbles from your library - please handle with caution Note: You can view albums tagged as 'Various Artists' in your library here. Various Artists may refer to: 1. An album by different artists. A German electronic producer Torsten Profrock. An English punk band. The term Various Artists is used in the record industry when numerous singers and musicians collaborate on a song or collection of songs. Japanese CD compilation of six 12-inch records released in 1987 by 4AD: 1 to 4 from Throwing Muses: Chains Changed BAD 701 5 to 8 from The Wolfgang Press: Big Sex BAD 702 Recorded at Blackwing Studios, London, December 1986. 9 to 11 from A. Kane: Lollita BAD 704 12 from MARRS: Pump Up the Volume Remix BAD 707R 13 from MARRS: Pump Up the Volume BAD 707 14 to 16 from Frazier Chorus: Sloppy Heart BAD 708. 12 Inch 87 Anthology is ranked 90,532nd in the overall chart, 10,909th in the 1980s, and 1,170th in the year 1987. 12 Inch 87 Anthology by Various Artists Year: 1987 Compilation Overall rank: 90,532nd. Average Rating: 74100 from 1 vote. Twelve Inch Anthology is a compilation album by Skinny Puppy. It contains most of the band's early singles and B-sides. The CD is currently out of print but still available for download. The cover design is a collage of previous Steven R Gilmore covers. Another B-side compilation was released in 1999 as B-Sides Collect complementing the tracks found here with the exception of Serpents. 12-Inch 87 Anthology. Release group by Various Artists. Album Compilation. to all tracks of 12 Inch 87 Anthology for free. Tracks In This Album. Finished - Throwing Muses. Reel - Throwing Muses, Tanya Donelly. Snail Head - Throwing Muses. Cry Baby Cry - Throwing Muses. The Wedding - Peter Ulrich, The Wolfgang Press. The Great Leveller - The Wolfgang Press. Features Song Lyrics for Throwing Muses's 12-Inch 87 Anthology album. Throwing Muses - 12-Inch 87 Anthology Album Lyrics. Cry Baby Cry Lyrics. LABELVARIOUS 12 Inch 87Anthology Rare 1987 Japanese 16-track promo sample CD, features tracks from 12s that were released on the . label in 1987, includes tracks by Throwing Muses, The Wolfgang Press, A. Collector, 12. Pump Up The Volume Re-mix, 13. Anitina The First Time I See She Dance, 14. Sloppy Heart, 15. Typical, 16. Listen full album. View all Number One Ensemble albums. 12 Inch 87 Anthology. Number One Ensemble. 16 tracks. The Christmas Music Anthology, Vol. 12 - Various Artist's. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией

The comment about Frazier Chorus tracks not being available on CD is just not correct. I have had their album Sue on CD since sometime in the early 90s and it has all three of these tracks. Typical is a great track.
The versions on "Sue" are quite different re-recordings.