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Marianne Faithfull - Dangerous Acquaintances FLAC album

Performer: Marianne Faithfull
Genre: Electronic
Title: Dangerous Acquaintances
Country: UK
Released: 1982
Style: Synth-pop
FLAC version ZIP size: 1389 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1911 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1250 mb
Rating: 4.5
Votes: 238

Dangerous Acquaintances is the eighth studio album by English singer Marianne Faithfull. It was released on 1 September 1981 by Island Records.

Dangerous Acquaintances. A rather lukewarm, disappointing follow-up to Broken English, on which Marianne Faithfull seemed to be retreating from that album's sonic and lyrical risks. Although Broken English had found most of its audience with the new wave/alternative crowd (songs like "Why'd Ya Do It," after all, were too shocking to get much commercial airplay), Dangerous Acquaintances seemed to be moving back to more mainstream rock territory, particularly in the arrangements

Marianne Faithfull is the debut studio album by English singer Marianne Faithfull. It was released simultaneously with her album Come My Way on 15 April 1965 by Decca Records. The double release was a result of different creative directions. While the record label pressed Faithfull to record a pop album, she wanted to record an album of folk songs. 1LP. '60s icon Marianne Faithfull released her commercial album Dangerous Acquaintances in 1981. The album, whose title refers to the French novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses contains amongst others the song "For Beauty's Sake", which she co-wrote with Steve Winwood. She moved back to the mainstream rock territory and released some incredible tracks, like Truth, Bitter Truth and So Sad. 180 gram audiophile vinyl. More MARIANNE FAITHFULL. By: Marianne Faithfull (1981, Rock). More albums from Marianne Faithfull: Kissin Time by Marianne Faithfull. A Secret Life by Marianne Faithfull. North Country Maid by Marianne Faithfull. Marianne Faithfull by Marianne Faithfull. Blazing Away by Marianne Faithfull. Strange Weather by Marianne Faithfull. Vagabond Ways by Marianne Faithfull. A Childs Adventure by Marianne Faithfull. View all albums . Dangerous Acquaintances.

Album · 1981 · 9 Songs. Dangerous Acquaintances Marianne Faithfull.

Artists Marianne Faithfull Dangerous Acquaintances. This album has an average beat per minute of 116 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 82/142 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Dangerous Acquaintances.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Sweetheart
Written-By – B. Reynolds*, M. Faithfull*
A2 Intrigue
Written-By – B. Brierley*
A3 Easy In The City
Written-By – B. Reynolds*, M. Faithfull*
A4 Strange One
Written-By – J. Mavety*, T. Stannard*
A5 Tenderness
Written-By – B. Reynolds*, M. Faithfull*
B1 For Beautie's Sake
Written-By – M. Faithfull*, S. Winwood*
B2 So Sad
Written-By – B. Reynolds*, M. Faithfull*, S. York*
B3 Eye Communication
Written-By – B. Reynolds*, F. Samuels*, M. Faithfull*, T. Stannard*
B4 Truth, Bitter Truth
Written-By – B. Reynolds*, D. Courts*, M. Faithfull*

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Island Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Island Records
  • Recorded At – Matrix Studios
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Mixed At – Roundhouse Studios
  • Published By – Warner Bros. Music Ltd.
  • Published By – Airstream Music Ltd.
  • Published By – Chappell
  • Published By – Fantasy Songs Ltd.
  • Printed By – "Ognjen Prica", Karlovac


  • Art Direction – Paul Henry
  • Engineer – Bob Potter
  • Lacquer Cut By – SB*
  • Mastered By – Gregg Calbi*
  • Mixed By – Ed Thacker
  • Performer – Barry Reynolds, Fuzzy Samuels*, Chris Stainton, Diane Spenner*, Jim Leverton, Jo Mavety*, Mel Collins, Neil Hubbard, Steve Winwood, Steve York, Terry Stannard
  • Photography By – Clive Arrowsmith
  • Producer – Mark Miller Mundy

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: SOKOJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A): LSI 70952 A 14 4 82 SB
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B): LSI 70952 B 14 4 82 SB

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9648 Marianne Faithfull Dangerous Acquaintances ‎(LP, Album) Island Records ILPS 9648 UK 1981
XM5-9648 Marianne Faithfull Dangerous Acquaintances ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Island Records XM5-9648 Canada 1981
ILPS 9648 Marianne Faithfull Dangerous Acquaintances ‎(LP, Album) Island Records ILPS 9648 US 1981
14C 062-64737 Marianne Faithfull Dangerous Acquaintances ‎(LP, Album, RE) Island Records 14C 062-64737 Greece Unknown
782 097 Marianne Faithfull Dangerous Acquaintances ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM) Lmlr 782 097 France 2014