Deacon Blue - Raintown / Riches FLAC album
Genre: Rock / Pop music
Title: Raintown / Riches
Country: UK & Europe
FLAC version ZIP size: 1181 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1891 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1679 mb
Other Formats: AA DMF XM ASF AAC RA AHX
Raintown is the debut album by Scottish pop band Deacon Blue. The album, written largely by lead singer Ricky Ross, was released in the United Kingdom on 1 May 1987. It proved a commercial success and has to date sold around a million copies, peaking in the UK Albums Chart at no. 14 and remaining in the charts for a year and a half. The album, widely praised as Deacon Blue's finest work, has the overtones of a concept album relating to the struggles of urban life in the inner city.
Matrix, Runout (Side A label): MX219163.
Complete your Deacon Blue collection. Kings Of The Western World. Raintown (Cass, Album). 450549 4. Deacon Blue.
Only 20,000 copies were made. It contains the two bonus tracks that were included on the CD version of Raintown, plus selected tracks and B-sides from the following single releases: "Dignity" (1st release). When Will You (Make My Telephone Ring)" (1st release). Dignity" (2nd release).
Band Name Deacon Blue. 版公司 Columbia Records. 13. Other productions from Deacon Blue.
The album, widely praised as Deacon Blue's finest work, has the overtones of a concept album relating to the struggles of urban life in the inner city - the city being unmistakably Glasgow, referenced by the roots of the band and by the famous images by photographer Oscar Marzaroli on the cover of the album. The weather is a feature of the atmosphere of the album. Played out in the course of the album is the struggle with money, unemployment, dreams of something better, culminating in an angry attack upon urban life
This album has an average beat per minute of 117 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 81/149 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. BPM Profile Raintown. Album starts at 100BPM, ends at 139BPM (+39), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Deacon Blue.
|A1||Born In A Storm|
|A4||He Looks Like Spencer Tracey Now|
|A6||When Will You (Make My Telephone Ring)|
|B3||The Very Thing|
|B4||Love's Great Fears|
|B5||Town To Be Blamed|
|C1||Which Side Are You On ?|
|C2||Kings Of The Western World|
|C4||Just Like Boys|
|C5||Raintown (Piano Version)|
|D5||Ribbons And Bows|
|D6||Dignity (Bob Clearmountain Produced Version)|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Records
- Published By – SBK Songs
- Published By – Essex
- Published By – Copyright Control
- Mastered By – TY1*
- Producer – Jon Kelly
NotesBob Clearmountain produced version. Album cover is of "Raintown" - Has a white & blue sticker saying the following:
Raintown / Riches
INCLUDING MINI ALBUM "RICHES"
(The B Sides and more)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side A label): MX219163
- Matrix / Runout (Side B label): MX219164
- Matrix / Runout (Side C label): MX251175
- Matrix / Runout (Side D label): MX251176
|450549 2||Deacon Blue||Raintown (CD, Album)||CBS||450549 2||UK & Europe||1987|
|ESCA 5770||Deacon Blue||Raintown (CD, Album, RE)||Epic||ESCA 5770||Japan||1993|
|450549 0, 450549 1||Deacon Blue||Raintown (LP, Album + LP, MiniAlbum, Comp, Ltd)||CBS, CBS||450549 0, 450549 1||Europe||1987|
|32-8P-238||Deacon Blue||Raintown (CD, Album)||Epic||32-8P-238||Japan||1988|
|EDSJ 9002||Deacon Blue||Raintown (CD, Album, RE, RM + CD + CD + DVD + Spe)||Edsel Records||EDSJ 9002||Europe||2012|