Twelve Inch Singles (1981–1984)

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Twelve Inch Singles (1981–1984)
Compilation album by Ministry
Released 1987
Recorded 1981–1984
Genre Post-industrial, new wave, synthpop
Length 54:50
Label Wax Trax!
Producer Alain Jourgensen and Jay O'Roarke
Ministry chronology
Twitch
(1986)
Twelve Inch Singles (1981–1984)
(1987)
The Land of Rape and Honey
(1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 2/5 stars[2]

Twelve Inch Singles (1981–1984) is a 1987 Ministry release including tracks from prior Ministry singles as well as new remixes of some of those songs.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "(Everyday Is) Halloween"   6:26
2. "The Nature of Love"   6:57
3. "All Day"   5:53
4. "Cold Life"   5:12
5. "Halloween Remix"   10:31
6. "Nature of Love" (Cruelty B Mix) 6:52
7. "All Day" (Remix B) 6:38
8. "Cold Life Dub"   6:21
  • Tracks 1 and 3 are originally from the All Day single.
  • Tracks 2 and 6 are originally from the single The Nature of Love.
  • Tracks 4 and 8 are originally from the Cold Life single.
  • Track 5 is originally from the (Everyday Is) Halloween single.

Personnel[edit]

  • Alain Jourgensenvocals, guitar (4, 8), production, engineer (5, 7)
  • Thom Moore – engineer (1, 3)
  • Patty Jourgensen – additional vocals (2)
  • Richard 23 – additional vocals (2)
  • Stevo – additional percussion (3), drums (4)
  • Jay O'Roarke – production (4)
  • Lamont Welton – bass (4)
  • Preston – horns (4)
  • Steve Brighton – additional vocals (4)
  • Jon Mathias – remixing (6), engineer (6)
  • Sturm – remixing (6), engineer (6)
  • Iain Burgess – engineer (8)
  • Nancy Taylor – assistant engineer (8)
  • Brian Shanley – album cover

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Brackett, Nathan. "Ministry". The New Rolling Stone Album Guide. November 2004. pg. 544, cited March 20, 2010