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Yazoo - Upstairs At Eric's mp3 album

  • Performer: Yazoo
  • Title: Upstairs At Eric's
  • Genre: Electronic / Pop
  • Country: UK
  • Formats: MOD MPC APE AIFF VOX DMF DTS
  • Style: Synth-pop
  • MP3 album: 1486 mb
  • FLAC album: 1527 mb
  • Rating: 4.8/5
  • Votes: 339
Yazoo - Upstairs At Eric's mp3 album

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Upstairs at Eric's is the debut album by British synthpop duo Yazoo (known in the US and Canada as Yaz), released in the UK on Mute Records on 20 August 1982. It was produced by the band and . Radcliffe, with assistance from Mute label boss Daniel Miller on some of the tracks.

Yazoo were a duo from Basildon, comprising of synth-king Vince Clarke and singer Alison Moyet. They quickly followed 'Only You' with a storming second single – 'Don't Go' was a belting synth-pop anthem which showcased a bouncing Clarke melody and Moyet's rich and glorious voice. Then, in August of 1982, the pair released their debut album Upstairs At Eric's; a record that married a number of strikingly simple melodies to dark lyrics and Moyet's extraordinary vocal range. In 1982, we already knew about Vince Clarke

From the album Upstairs at Eric’s (1982). The full album follows in August of 1982, selling more than 300,000 copies in the UK, also becoming a major hit internationally, and spinning off a total of three singles including The Other Side Of Love ( UK). Originally released on CD in 1986, it is remastered and reissued in 2008. Out of print on vinyl since the early 90’s, the album is remastered and reissued by US audiophile label Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab in 2012, as part of their Silver Label Series

Upstairs at Eric’s the debut album by British synthpop duo Yazoo was the result. The album was released in the UK on Mute Records on August 20th 1982, and on August 23rd in the US (with the band named shortened to Yaz for North American release). The record was produced by the band and . Radcliffe (who is the album is named after), with assistance from Mute’s Daniel Miller on some of the tracks

Tracklist

A1 Don't Go
A2 Too Pieces
A3 Midnight
A4 In My Room
A5 Goodbye 70's
A6 Tuesday
B1 Bad Connection
B2 I Before E Except After C
B3 Winter Kills
B4 Bring Your Love Down (Didn't I)
B5 Only You

Notes

Unofficial cassette - no durations, production or writing credits on this release.
Tracks appear in different order to official releases.

The first part of the opening line of "Midnight" is cropped off during compilation, as are the first note of "Bad Connection". The first drum beat of "Winter Kills" is also muted. Sound quality varies between some tracks.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
STUMM 7 Yazoo Upstairs At Eric's ‎(LP, Album, Mus) Mute STUMM 7 UK 1982
STUMM 7 Yazoo Upstairs At Eric's ‎(LP, Album, Ged) Mute STUMM 7 UK 1982
92-37374 Yaz* Upstairs At Eric's ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Sire, Mute 92-37374 Canada 1982
45002 Yazoo Upstairs At Eric's ‎(Cass, Album) Mute 45002 Greece 1982
600015 Yazoo Upstairs At Eric's ‎(CD, Album) Mute, Vogue 600015 France 1983



Reviews about Yazoo - Upstairs At Eric's (1):
Cesar
Its always interesting to see if an alternative track-listing works or falls flat on its face. In this case I feel it works pretty well, as the changes mean the vocal sample heavy "In My Room" and "I Before E..." are further apart (and on different sides). Whilst not what the artists intended, this also means the tape is a similar length both sides, as the 2 longest tracks are now both on Side B.

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