WEA In-House Tapes 1985
A set of three of the In-House Tapes from The Sisters of Mercy's
then record company WEA with track mixes for the
First And Last And Always album release have surfaced with time.
- Label: WEA Records
- Registration No.: 01-380 1011'
- Time of Preparation: January/February 1985
An according bootleg-CD titled The WEA Mixes 1985 does of course
exist as well. Even this bootleg has meanwhile been faked and sold
by Greek sellers on online-platforms in the past few years,
see The WEA Mixes 1985 - Greek Bootleg-CD.
The original tapes were prepared during three sessions on the following days:
11 January 1985
WEA Records - 11/1/85
Total running time: 24:36 min.
Four tracks from this recording session are featured on
|1. No Time To Cry||- 3.44|
|2. First & Last & Always||- 3.30|
|3. Walk Away||- 3.24|
|4. A Rock And A Hard Place||- 3.47|
|5. Walk Away||- 3.24|
|6. A Rock And A Hard Place||- 3.36|
|7. A Rock And A Hard Place||- 3.46|
31 January 1985
WEA Records - 31/1/185 - The Sisters Of Mercy
Tracks From The Forthcoming
Sisters Of Mercy Album
First & Last & Always
Total running time: 16:13 min.
|1. First & Last & Always|
|2. No Time To Cry|
|3. A Rock And A Hard Place|
|4. Marian **|
** Marian is wrongly spelled "Mariann" in the track list.
04 February 1985
WEA Records - 4/2/85
The Sisters Of Mercy
Total running time: 24:18 min.
|1. No Time To Cry||- Edited|
|2. No Time To Cry||- Unedited|
|3. Black Planet||- 2nd Mix|
|4. First & Last & Always||-|
|5. Black Planet||- 3rd Mix|
|6. Black Planet||- 4th Mix|