Tracklist

Cassette 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Kangaroo 2.5 3:31
A2 Song to the Siren 3.5 3:30
A3 Holocaust 3:38
A4 Fyt 4:24
A5 Fond Affections 3:51
A6 The Last Ray 4:08
B1 Another Day 2:54
B2 Waves Become Wings 4:26
B3 Barramundi 3:56
B4 Dreams Made Flesh 3:48
B5 Not Me 3:44
B6 A Single Wish 2:27

Credits

Cassette 1

acoustic guitar:
Robin Guthrie (guitarist in Cocteau Twins) (track A6)
Simon Raymonde (track A1)
violin:
Gini Ball (tracks A3, B1)
cello:
Martin McCarrick (tracks A1, A3, B1)
yangqin [yang t'chin]:
Lisa Gerrard (track B4)
bass guitar:
Michael Conroy (track A2)
Martyn Young (track A5)
Simon Raymonde (tracks A1, A6, B5)
viola:
Gini Ball (tracks A3, B1)
membranophone [drum]:
Brendan Perry (Dead Can Dance) (track B4)
synthesizer:
Martyn Young (tracks A4–A5)
synthesizer [DX7]:
Mark Cox (track A5)
Simon Raymonde (tracks A1, B3, B6)
organ:
Mark Cox (track A4)
guitar:
Robin Guthrie (guitarist in Cocteau Twins) (track B5)
Manuela Rickers (track B5)
Martyn Young (track A5)
Simon Raymonde (track B3)
electric guitar:
Robin Guthrie (guitarist in Cocteau Twins) (track A2)
Gary McDowell (track A2)
electric guitar [6-string electric guitar]:
Robin Guthrie (guitarist in Cocteau Twins) (track A6)
gizmo:
Simon Raymonde (track B6)
keyboard:
Marian Young (played keyboard in the 1980s) (track A2)
piano:
Steven Young (UK musician, member of Colourbox & MARRS) (tracks A3, B6)
ebow [e-bow]:
Robin Guthrie (guitarist in Cocteau Twins) (track A6)
accordion:
Lisa Gerrard (track B2)
accordion [looped accordian]:
Lisa Gerrard (track B3)
12 string guitar [12-string electric guitar]:
Robin Guthrie (guitarist in Cocteau Twins) (track A6)
bass synthesizer [bass drone]:
Brendan Perry (Dead Can Dance) (track B4)
arranger:
Martin McCarrick (track B1)
co-producer:
John Fryer (British producer and engineer) (tracks A1–B6)
composer:
Alex Chilton (tracks A1, A3)
Tim Buckley (1960s~1970s US vocalist, songwriter, guitarist & producer) (track A2)
Roy Harper (English folk singer) (track B1)
engineer:
John Fryer (British producer and engineer) (tracks A1–B6)
lyricist:
Alex Chilton (tracks A1, A3)
Colin Newman (UK vocalist / songwriter) (track B5)
Larry Beckett (track A2)
Tim Buckley (1960s~1970s US vocalist, songwriter, guitarist & producer) (track A2)
producer:
John Fryer (British producer and engineer) (track A2)
Ivo Watts‐Russell (tracks A1–B6)
vocals:
Howard Devoto (track A3)
Elizabeth Fraser (Cocteau Twins) (tracks A2, B1)
Robbie Grey (track B5)
Lisa Gerrard (tracks B2, B4)
Gordon Sharp (Cindytalk) (tracks A1–A2, A5, B6)
writer:
Ivo Watts‐Russell (track A6)
Robin Guthrie (guitarist in Cocteau Twins) (track A6)
Larry Beckett (track A2)
Tim Buckley (1960s~1970s US vocalist, songwriter, guitarist & producer) (track A2)
Lisa Gerrard (tracks B2, B4)
Simon Raymonde (tracks A6, B3, B6)
Rema‐Rema (track A5)
Gordon Sharp (Cindytalk) (track B6)
This Mortal Coil (track A4)
Steven Young (UK musician, member of Colourbox & MARRS) (track B6)
publisher:
Beggars Banquet Music (tracks A5–A6, B3, B6)
Black Neon Music (tracks A1, A3)
Midnight Music (track B6)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track B1)
recorded at:
Blackwing Studios (London, UK) in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks A1–B6)
has remixes:
sampled by:
Aria by Rockwell (track A2)
cover recording of:
Another Day (track B1)
Fond Affections (track A5)
Holocaust (track A3)
Kangaroo (track A1)
Not Me (track B5)
Song to the Siren (track A2)
recording of:
A Single Wish (track B6)
Barramundi (track B3)
Dreams Made Flesh (track B4)
Fyt (track A4)
The Last Ray (track A6)
Waves Become Wings (track B2)

Release Group

associated singles/EPs:Kangaroo
Song to the Siren
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/30061 [info]
lyrics page:https://genius.com/albums/This-mortal-coil/Itll-end-in-tears [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/This_Mortal_Coil:It'll_End_In_Tears_(1984) [info] (until 2020-09-21)
other databases:https://www.musik-sammler.de/album/76308/ [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000192173 [info]
Wikidata:Q3803943 [info]