Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness (EMI Pressing)

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Annotation

Label: Virgin Records - Catalog #: 8 40861 2 - UPC: 724384086121
Additional catalog # for disc 1 is 7243 8 40862 2 0.
Additional catalog # for disc 2 is 7243 8 40863 2 9.

(Beware: the above is not in total agreement with Discogs!

Annotation last modified on 2024-04-13 18:55 UTC.

Tracklist

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CD 1: Dawn to Dusk
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1Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness (instrumental)
composer:
Billy Corgan
3.252:52
2Tonight, Tonight
engineer:
Jeff Moleski
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
orchestra:
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
strings arranger:
Billy Corgan and Audrey Riley
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
music videos:
Tonight, Tonight by The Smashing Pumpkins
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 197)
recording of:
Tonight, Tonight
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
4.44:15
3Jellybelly
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Jellybelly
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.353:01
4Zero
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Zero
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
4.452:40
5Here Is No Why
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Here Is No Why
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.73:45
6Bullet With Butterfly Wings
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
music videos:
Bullet With Butterfly Wings by The Smashing Pumpkins
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 118)
recording of:
Bullet With Butterfly Wings
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
publisher:
Chrysalis Songs (ended) and Cinderful Music
4.54:18
7To Forgive
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
To Forgive
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.24:17
8Fuck You (An Ode to No One)
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Fuck You (An Ode to No One)
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.354:51
9Love
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Love (Mellon Collie song)
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.554:22
10Cupid de Locke
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Cupid de Locke
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
32:50
11Galapogos
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Galapogos
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.654:47
12Muzzle
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Muzzle
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.453:44
13Porcelina of the Vast Oceans
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
ebow and lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Porcelina of the Vast Oceans
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.89:21
14Take Me Down
additional producer:
James Iha
producer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry “Sounds Like Gold” Goldberg (audio engineer)
mixer:
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis), James Iha and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
lap steel guitar and pedal steel guitar:
Greg Leisz
vocals:
James Iha
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Take Me Down
lyricist and composer:
James Iha
2.552:52
CD 2: Twilight to Starlight
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1Where Boys Fear to Tread
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Where Boys Fear to Tread
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.74:25
2Bodies
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Bodies
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.654:14
3Thirty‐Three
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
music videos:
Thirty‐Three by The Smashing Pumpkins
recording of:
Thirty‐Three
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.654:13
4In the Arms of Sleep
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
In the Arms of Sleep
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
34:14
51979
engineer:
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis), Jeff Moleski and Claudine Pontier
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
music videos:
1979 (music video) by The Smashing Pumpkins
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 8)
recording of:
1979
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
4.454:28
6Tales of a Scorched Earth
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Tales of a Scorched Earth
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
2.83:48
7Thru the Eyes of Ruby
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
samples:
Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness (Nighttime version 1) by The Smashing Pumpkins
recording of:
Thru the Eyes of Ruby
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.657:40
8Stumbleine
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Stumbleine
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.152:56
9X.Y.U.
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
X.Y.U.
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.47:09
10We Only Come Out at Night
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
We Only Come Out at Night
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.454:07
11Beautiful
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
vocals:
D’Arcy Wretzky
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Beautiful
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.154:20
12Lily (My One and Only)
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Lily (My One and Only)
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.53:34
13By Starlight
producer and mixer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
lead vocals:
Billy Corgan
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
By Starlight
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan
3.14:50
14Farewell and Goodnight
additional producer:
James Iha
producer:
Billy Corgan, Flood (British producer Mark Ellis) and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
assistant mixer:
Barry "Sounds Like Gold" Goldberg (audio engineer)
mixer:
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis), James Iha and Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
vocals:
Jimmy Chamberlin, Billy Corgan and D’Arcy Wretzky
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Virgin Records America, Inc. (for copyrights use only; for release labels, please refer to either “Virgin” or “Virgin America”) (in 1995)
recording of:
Farewell and Goodnight
lyricist and composer:
Billy Corgan and James Iha
2.754:25

Credits

Release

printed in:United States
art direction and design:Billy Corgan
Frank Olinsky
photography:Andrea Giacobbe
additional recording engineer:Barry Goldberg (audio engineer)
recording engineer:Billy Corgan
Flood (British producer Mark Ellis)
James Iha
Alan Moulder (producer and engineer)
Chris Shepard
mastering:Howie Weinberg (mastering engineer)
autoharp and mellotron:Billy Corgan
illustration:John Craig (illustrator)
manufactured by:EMI Manufacturing (USA) (manufacturer of cassettes mostly, but not exclusively)
recorded at:Chicago Recording Company in Chicago, Illinois, United States
The Village Recorder (aka The Village Recorder) in Los Angeles, California, United States
mastered at:Masterdisk in New York, New York, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/367739 [info]
ASIN:US: B000000WA4 [info]
other databases:https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/the-smashing-pumpkins/mellon-collie-and-the-infinite-sadness-3/ [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/release/mr0000354797 [info]

Release group

artist & repertoire support:Mark Williams (A&R representative)
associated singles/EPs:1979
Bullet With Butterfly Wings
The Aeroplane Flies High
Thirty‐Three
Tonight, Tonight
Zero
part of:The Edge: Top 10 Albums of 1996 (number: 1) (order: 1)
Rolling Stone: 50 Greatest Grunge Albums (2019-04-01) (number: 26) (order: 26)
Music Canada Certified Diamond Albums (order: 28)
Grammy Award: Best Alternative Music Album nominees (number: 1997) (order: 31)
Jaguaro: One Hundred Albums You Should Remove from Your Collection Immediately (number: 47) (order: 46)
Grammy Award: Album of the Year nominees (number: 1997) (order: 170)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2003 edition (number: 487) (order: 488)
supporting tours:Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness Tour
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/48721 [info]
lyrics page:https://genius.com/albums/The-smashing-pumpkins/Mellon-collie-and-the-infinite-sadness [info]
reviews:https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/gbzb [info]
https://www.laut.de/Smashing-Pumpkins/Alben/Mellon-Collie-And-The-Infinite-Sadness-Boxset-87454 [info]
https://www.plattentests.de/rezi.php?show=9912 [info]
other databases:http://musicmoz.org/Bands_and_Artists/S/Smashing_Pumpkins/Discography/Mellon_Collie_and_the_Infinite_Sadness/ [info]
https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/the_smashing_pumpkins/mellon_collie_and_the_infinite_sadness/ [info]
https://www.metalmusicarchives.com/album/the-smashing-pumpkins/mellon-collie-and-the-infinite-sadness [info]
https://www.musik-sammler.de/album/15179/ [info]
https://www.offiziellecharts.de/charts/album-details-2199 [info]
https://www.spirit-of-metal.com/en/album/Mellon_Collie_and_the_Infinite_Sadness/18318 [info]
https://www.spirit-of-rock.com/en/album/Mellon_Collie_and_the_Infinite_Sadness/6392 [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000645152 [info]
Wikidata:Q655602 [info]