The Creatures discography

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The Creatures discography
Studio albums 4
Live albums 3
Compilation albums 3
EPs 2
Singles 8
Exclusive releases 8

The discography of the Creatures, an English alternative band, consists of four studio albums, three live albums, three compilation albums, three extended play (EP), and eight singles. This list does not include material recorded by band members with Siouxsie and the Banshees or solo work by Siouxsie Sioux.

This page lists albums, singles and compilations by the Creatures, alongside their chart positions and release date in the United Kingdom.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions
UK
[1]
US
[2]
NZ
[3]
1983 Feast 17 28
1989 Boomerang
  • Second studio album
  • Released: 6 November 1989
  • Label: Polydor Records, Geffen Records.
197
1999 Anima Animus
  • Third studio album
  • Released: 15 February 1999
  • Label: Sioux Records, Instinct Records
79
2003 Hái!
  • Fourth studio album
  • Released: 20 October 2003
  • Label: Sioux Records, Instinct Records
153

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details
1999 Zulu

CD available only via website, recorded live September 1998 at University of London. Includes: "Turn It On", "Take Mine", "Tattoo", "Pluto Drive", "Miss the Girl", "Guillotine", "I Was Me", "B-Side Ourselves", "Exterminating Angel", "The Vamp/Witchcraft/Standing There", "Killing Time", "Right Now", "The Passenger"

  • First live album (limited edition of 3,000 copies with box set, postcards and badges)[4]
  • Released: 6 July 1999
  • Label: Sioux Records
2000 Sequins in the Sun

CD available only via website, recorded live 26 June 1999 at Glastonbury. Includes: "All She Could Ask For", "Disconnected", "Turn It On", "Take Mine", "Pinned Down", "Guillotine", "2nd Floor", "Pluto Drive/Nightclubbing", "Prettiest Thing", "Exterminating Angel"

  • Second live album (limited edition of 3,000 copies with box set, postcards and badges),[5] [(and also) on a limited jewel case version released in Germany]
  • Released: October 2000
  • Label: Sioux Records
2006 Utrecht Tivoli 06/03/90

CD available only via website, recorded live 3 March 1990 at the Tivoli in Utrecht. Includes: "Thumb", "Standing There", "Manchild", "You!", "Untiedundone", "Fury Eyes", "But Not Them", "Mad Eyed Screamer", "Willow", "Pity", "Miss the Girl", "Venus Sands", "Strolling Wolf", "Simoom", "Pluto Drive", "A Strutting Rooster", "So Unreal", "Right Now", "Sky Train"

  • Third live album (limited edition of 3,000 copies with box set, postcards and badges)[6]
  • Released: 20 February 2006
  • Label: Sioux Records

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album details
1997 A Bestiary Of
  • First compilation album
  • Released: 27 October 1997
  • Label: Polydor/PolyGram
1999 Hybrids
  • Second compilation album
  • Released: 2 November 1999
  • Label: Sioux Records, Instinct Records
2000 U.S. Retrace
  • Third compilation album
  • Released: 9 May 2000
  • Label: Sioux Records, Instinct Records.

Extended plays[edit]

Year Album details Peak positions
UK
[1]
1981 Wild Things
  • First EP
  • Released: 29 September 1981
  • Label: Polydor Records
24
1998 Eraser Cut
  • Second EP
  • Released: 3 August 1998
  • Label: Sioux Records

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
UK
[1]
US Mod
[7]
1983 "Miss the Girl" 21 Feast
"Right Now" 14 Non-album song
1989 "Standing There" 53 4 Boomerang
1990 "Fury Eyes" 81 12
1998 "Second Floor" 93 Anima Animus
1999 "Say" 72
"Prettiest Thing" 87
2003 "Godzilla!" 53 Hai!

Other appearances[edit]

Year Track Album
1998 "I'm Here... Another Planet (Juno Reactor Mix)" Lost in Space (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Exclusive releases[edit]

From 1998 through 2001, the Creatures rewarded members of their official fan club, Gifthorse, with special releases featuring exclusive content, such as recordings of Christmas songs, original material and live content. Other special releases were made available in limited quantities, the last one being Hái! (Náma) in 2004.

Year Release details
1998 "Sad Cunt"
"Sad Cunt (Chix 'N' Dix Mix)"
"2nd Floor (Siouxsie, Budgie and Warne's Club Mix)" (only on the CD single version)
  • 7" single (3000 copies),[8] and later on CD (2000 copies).
  • Released: May 1998 (single) 2000 (CD single)
  • Label: Sioux Records
1999 "Exterminating Angel (4 Obscure Objects of Desire) "
"Exordium (One Night in France)"
"Interim (NYC & Paris)"
"Remake (The James Hardway)"
"Remodel (From the Album Anima Animus)"
  • Limited edition CD single, initial copies available in hand-painted version signed by Siouxsie and Budgie, second edition with normal sleeve (1,000 copies each)

[9]

  • Released: February 1999
  • Label: Sioux Records
1999 Something Old Something New Something Borrowed Now Buy Zulu
  • Limited edition three-track CD recorded live in September 1998 in London (2,000 copies)
    Includes: "But Not Them", "Pinned Down" and "Venus in Furs"
  • Released: 12 April 1999
  • Label: Sioux Records
2000 "Take Mine"/"Sad Cunt"
  • Limited edition 7" inch single available on Sub Pop's website.[10]
  • Released: 19 June 2000
  • Label: Sub Pop
2000 "Murdering Mouth (Live)"
Live version recorded in September 1998 in London
  • First one-track CD single (2,000 copies). Gifthorse fan club issue.
  • Released: 2000
  • Label: Sioux Records
2000 "Rocket Ship"
  • Second one-track CD single (2,000 copies). Gifthorse fan club issue.
  • Released: 2000
  • Label: Sioux Records
2001 "Red Wrapping Paper"
A Christmas song composed by Siouxsie and Budgie
  • Third one-track CD single (2,000 copies). Gifthorse fan club issue.
  • Released: December 2001
  • Label: Sioux Records
2004 Hái! (Náma)
The unedited drum sessions of Budgie with Leonard Eto recorded in Tokyo for Hái! in 2002
  • Limited edition CD (3,000 copies)
  • Released: July 2004
  • Label: Sioux Records

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Uk Charts – The Creatures". Officialcharts.com. Retrieved 4 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "The Creatures Album Chart History – Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved 4 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "The Creatures in the New Zealand Album Charts". Australian Charts. Retrieved 9 October 2011
  4. ^ "Zulu (references)". Thecreatures.com. Retrieved 3 August 2016. 
  5. ^ "Sequins in the Sun (references)". Thecreatures.com. Retrieved 3 August 2016. 
  6. ^ "Utrecht Tivoli 06/03/90 (references)". Thecreatures.com. Retrieved 3 August 2016. 
  7. ^ "The Creatures Song Chart History – Alternative Songs". Billboard. Retrieved 4 April 2011. 
  8. ^ "Sad Cunt (references)". Thecreatures.com. Retrieved 3 August 2016. 
  9. ^ "Exterminating Angel (references)". Thecreatures.com. Retrieved 3 August 2016. 
  10. ^ "Take Mine" - single 7" Sub Pop. Sub Pop. Retrieved 1 October 2011.