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Shelleyan Orphan - Century Flower mp3 album
Performer: Shelleyan Orphan
Title: Century Flower
Released: 1989
Country: UK
Style: Ethereal, Indie Rock
Genre: Rock
Rating: 4.3
Votes: 968
MP3 size: 1652 mb
FLAC size: 1184 mb

Shelleyan Orphan were a British alternative music group that peaked during the 1980s and early 1990s. In 1989, they released Century Flower. So called after a flower that blooms only once in its lifetime, this album was intended to mark "an event which affects enormous change, maybe once in a century: on a world scale, the atomic bomb: on a personal level, the death of someone close to you". Produced by David M. Allen, the.

Century Flower, despite occasional lapses into cheesy art-rock cliches, features some great songwriting in this vein - the only problem is that slick, overly clean production makes the wonderful arrangements sound sterile and trite (a flaw which truly crippled the album that followed, Humroot). This is a shame, since the duo manages to use classical instruments like cellos, accordians, and oboes in a way that's anything but overdone, and singer Carolyn Crawley's voice works perfectly with the baroque style

Artist: Shelleyan Orphan Title Of Album: Century Flower Year Of Release: 1989 Label: Columbia Genre: Indie Rock Quality: Lossless Bitrate: FLAC (tracks+. Tracklist: 01. Shatter 02. Timeblind 03. Tar Baby 04. Self 05. Summer Flies 06. The Silent Day 07.

Century Flower (1987). Shelleyan Orphan - Century Flower. Bitrate (quality): 192256320.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Shatter 3:07
A2 Timeblind 3:34
A3 Tar Baby 4:36
A4 Self 2:58
A5 Summer Flies 3:23
B1 The Silent Day 2:46
B2 Century Flower
Oboe – Paul Goodey
B3 Amanita Muscaria 4:18
B4 Between Two Waves
Mixed By [Additional] – Jim ScottProducer [Additional] – Jim Scott
B5 A Few Small Hours 3:45

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – Virgin France S.A.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Rough Trade Records
  • Copyright (c) – Warner Chappell Music Ltd.
  • Printed By – Glory, Asnières
  • Pressed By – Pathé Marconi EMI, Chatou – 362015
  • Pressed By – Pathé Marconi EMI, Chatou – 362016


  • Accordion – Jack Emblow
  • Cello – Anne-Louise Hyde, Emily Burridge, Robert Irvine
  • Design – Peter Cooke
  • Double Bass – Danny Thompson
  • Drums – Charlie Morgan, Jim Russell
  • Engineer – Barry Clempson, George Holt
  • Flute – Tony Roberts
  • French Horn – Jeanette Murphy
  • Mastered By – Vlado Meller
  • Mixed By – Clempson*, Crawley*, Tayle*
  • Oboe, Cor Anglais – Mike Winfield*
  • Percussion – Paul Hookham
  • Photography By – Gary Seabrook
  • Piano – Martin Evans
  • Producer – Dave Allen*
  • Saxophone – Geoff Blythe*
  • Viola – Annette Hales, Katie Wilkinson
  • Violin – Jackie Norrie*
  • Written-By, Arranged By – Caroline Crawley, Jemaur Tayle


Diffusion exclusive Virgin France S.A.
Glory Imprimé en France

Full color inner sleeve with photos & lyrics.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 3 268440 707102
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped A side): 70710 A 21 M9 362015 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped B side): 70710 B 21 M9 362016 2
  • Rights Society: SACEM SDRM SACD SGDL
  • Price Code: PM 264

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ROUGH CD 137 Shelleyan Orphan Century Flower ‎(CD, Album) Rough Trade ROUGH CD 137 UK 1989
ROUGH137, L 30077 Shelleyan Orphan Century Flower ‎(LP, Album) Rough Trade, Festival Records ROUGH137, L 30077 Australia 1989
RTDCD 113 Shelleyan Orphan Century Flower ‎(CD, Album) Rough Trade RTDCD 113 Europe 1989
VDP-1482 Shelleyan Orphan Century Flower ‎(CD, Album) Rough Trade VDP-1482 Japan 1989
30710 Shelleyan Orphan Century Flower ‎(CD, Album) Rough Trade, Virgin France S.A. 30710 France 1989
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