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Treasure

Treasure

October 1984
4AD Records
CAD 412

41 minutes, 34 seconds

History

Alternate sleeve artwork

 

Track Listing

Ivo
Lorelei
Beatrix
Persephone
Pandora (for Cindy)
Amelia
Aloysius
Cicely
Otterley
Donimo

Formats

Vinyl
Compact disc
Audio Cassette

Crew

Elizabeth Fraser
Robin Guthrie
Simon Raymonde

Release Notes

  • All titles written and produced by Cocteau Twins.
  • Recorded during August and September, 1984 at Palladium Studios, Edinburgh and Rooster, West London.
  • Engineered by Jon Turner and Droston J. Madden.
  • Thanks to Yvonne and Pierrot for sleeve props.
  • Art direction, design and photography by 23 Envelope.
  • Alternate Peel Session recordings were done for "Ivo," "Beatrix," and "Otterley."
  • The Aikea-Guinea EP was included with the Canadian version of Treasure.
  • "Lorelei," "Pandora" and "Aloysius" have appeared in live performances.
  • "Lorelei" was performed live on the UK television programme Whistle Test in 1985.
  • "Lorelei" was featured on the 1985 compilation The Pink Opaque.
  • "Lorelei" and "Pandora" are featured on the 2000 compilation Stars and Topsoil.
  • Treasure was digitally remastered and re-released by 4AD in 2003.