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The For Carnation - Promised Works FLAC album

Performer: The For Carnation
Genre: Rock
Title: Promised Works
Country: US
Released: 1997
Style: Lo-Fi, Post Rock
FLAC version ZIP size: 1686 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1803 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1329 mb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 419

The seeds for The For Carnation were sown in 1994 by former members of Slint, Shipping News, Squirrel Bait, and The Palace Brothers. To date, The For Carnation have released an EP and two albums: Fight Songs (Matador Records, 1995); Marshmallows (Matador Records, 1996); and The For Carnation (Touch & Go Records, 2000). Fight Songs and Marshmallows were compiled to achieve Promised Works, which was released by Runt in 1997, and then again by Touch & Go in 2007.

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Touch & Go 289. CD.

Promised Works is a compilation album by The For Carnation, released in 1997 by Runt Records. Compilation album by The For Carnation.

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1 Grace Beneath The Pines 7:44
2 How I Beat The Devil 1:36
3 Get And Stay Get March 5:58
4 On The Swing 2:06
5 I Wear The Gold 5:28
6 Lmyr, Marshmallow 2:09
7 Winter Lair 5:39
8 Salo 6:45
9 Preparing To Receive You 8:51

Companies, etc.

  • Pressed By – PhonoComp
  • Copyright (c) – Neatly Folded Music


  • Engineer – Brad Wood (tracks: 4 to 9), Grant Barger
  • Layout – Dan Osborn, Mackie Osborne
  • Mastered By [Original] – Greg Calbi
  • Remastered By – John Golden
  • Written-By, Performer – Andrew Bonacci (tracks: 1 to 3), Brian McMahan, David Pajo (tracks: 1 to 3), Doug McCombs*, John Herndon, John Weiss (tracks: 4 to 9), Michael McMahan (tracks: 4 to 9), Tim Ruth (tracks: 4 to 9)


Tracks 1 to 3 recorded and mixed July '94 and January '95. First released March '95 as Fight Songs.
Tracks 4 to 9 recorded and mixed June and September through October '95. First released April '96 as Marshmallows.

Contains a white sheet with song titles.

© 1995, 1996 Neatly Folded Music (BMI)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 013252 703027
  • Matrix / Runout: RUNT 30 PHC 01 @@@@ 1 .
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L036
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 6204
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TG289PR The For Carnation Promised Works ‎(CD, Comp, Promo, RE, RM) Touch And Go TG289PR US 2007
TG289CD The For Carnation Promised Works ‎(CD, Comp, RE, RM, Dig) Touch And Go TG289CD US 2007
1997 COMPILATION CONTAINING:Fight Songs EP (3 titles) 1995 [first 3 songs]Marshmallows LP (6 titles) 1996 [six last songs]