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All Virgos Are Mad

All Virgos Are Mad

various artists


27 September 1994

Catalogue number: 45789
Promotional cd, limited edition of 10,000
Published by Momentum


  • Diffusing (Brook) 4'48


Cover scans and information on this page supplied by Bruce Carle.

4AD released this cd and a companion video to promote a series of concerts by 4AD artists in Los Angeles at the Troubadour and McCabe's, from 27 September to 2 October 1994.

"Diffusing" is a previously unreleased solo studio track.

Promotional text: "Recorded live at The Troubadour and McCabe's, Los Angeles, California between September 27th and October 2nd, 1994. ALL VIRGOS ARE MAD is a compilation of newly recorded or previously unreleased tracks by 4AD artists, created specifically for "All Virgos Are Mad Week," held in Los Angeles from September 27 to October 3, 1994. This release will be limited to 10,000 copies."


All Virgos Are Mad


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