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A live-bootleg from the gigs in Sweden during The Sisters of Mercy's Armageddon Tour in 1985.
This bootleg exists on vinyl (2xLP) and on CD.
- Label: Midnight Hour / CD: 1Q9
- Catalogue#: 1201
- Format: 2 x 12" vinly LP / CD
- Released: LP - 1988 / CD - unknown
- Soundboard recording, very good sound quality
- The picture on the cover front is a b/w excerpt of the painting
- Three Women In Church / Drei Frauen in der Kirche
- from 1881 by German painter Wilhelm Leibl,
- which is located since 1906 at Kunsthalle Hamburg.
- Some facts about this painting can be found here (in German).
- This bootleg exists in a 2LP-vinyl version and on CD.
- The LP-version was initially released in 1986 on the No Time To Cry (bootleg).
- Additional back cover notes:
- Live-Production & Arrangements by Quasimodo & Hulk
- Mixed by Dr. Alzheymer & Prof. Desolato
- Edited by Morbus Korsakow for MIDNIGHT HOUR-Productions
- MIDNIGHT HOUR is a registered trademark of the FRANKENSTEIN ENTERTAINMENT group of companies
- Printed in Transylvania by VAMPIRE PRINT
- "OPUS DEI" is a LIMITED EDITION of 700 copies (incl. 200 copies in red vinyl mixed with fresh blood)."
- Black vinyls with plain white or grey labels, or with one label plain white and the other one pale white
- No red vinyl has so far been seen on our part.
- The CD-version comes with the same artwork on the cover front.
- The above mentioned notes are omitted on the CD back cover.
- Beyond that it shows the same photo and the same info as on the LP cover back.
- The recording on the CD lacks Marian, Ghostrider and Train
- but comes with Temple Of Love.
- A fake CD-remake of the same title and the same content,
- but with different artwork has also surfaced in online auctions, .
- see pictures down below. The sound quality of this one is, however, not known.
- Total CD Running Time: 63:05 min.
- A1-D1 and tracks 1-11, resp., recorded live at Kolingsborg Club, Stockholm, Sweden 5/17/85
- Knockin' On Heaven's Door (D2 / CD-track 12) and Train (D3, not on CD)
- recorded live at Mudd Club, Gothenburg, Sweden 5/15/85
- Temple Of Love - track 13 on CD-Version - recorded live at Paradiso, Amsterdam, 28/08/83
For recent price developments see sistersbootlegs/Opus Dei.
| LP Tracks
|| CD Tracks
- according to CD -
|A1 First And Last And Always||01 First And Last And Always||5:13|
|A2 Body And Soul||02 Body And Soul||3:30|
|A4 No Time To Cry||03 No Time To Cry||4:28|
|B1 Possession||04 Possession||4:41|
|B2 Walk Away||05 Walk Away||4:05|
|B3 Emma||06 Emma||6:29|
|B4 Amphetamine Logic||07 Amphetamine Logic||4:01|
|C1 A Rock And A Hard Place||08 A Rock And A Hard Place||3:29|
|C2 Floorshow||09 Floorshow||4:03|
|C3 Alice||10 Alice||2:55|
|C4 Gimme Shelter||11 Gimme Shelter||6:46|
|D2 Knockin' On Heaven's Door||12 Knockin' On Heaven's Door||8:51|
|---||13 Temple Of Love||4:32|
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