|1||Nervous, Sad, Poor...||20:48|
|2||Bleak, Uncertain, Beautiful...||17:37|
- Artwork [Blueprint Drawing By] – Efrim Menuck
- Artwork [Locomotive Etching Rendered By] – John Arthur Tinholt
- Artwork By [Envelopes Acetoned By] – Amanda
- Artwork By [Silkscreening Executed By] – Valium
- Bass Guitar – Mauro Pezzente, Thierry Amar
- Cello – Norsola Johnson
- Drums – Aidan Girt, Bruce Cawdron
- Electric Guitar – David Bryant, Menuck
- Electric Guitar, Banjo – Mike Moya
- French Horn – Thea Pratt
- Musician [Godspeed You Black Emperor! 1995-1997] – Amanda Aronczyk, Colin , Dan O, Jesse, Peter , Shnaiberg, Sylvain
- Photography [Photographs Printed By] – Miriam
- Recorded By, Mixed By – Don Wilkie, Godspeed You Black Emperor!, Ian Ilavsky
- Violin – Christophe
The album was recorded May 1997 at the Hotel2Tango on a 16-track recorder. This initial run was limited to 500 numbered copies. The band name, album title, and image frame are debossed on the front cover. The handmade jacket is a deep purple cardstock. One of three glossy darkroom prints is glued onto the cover, whereas reissues use offset prints. The back cover includes a hand-drawn cross, catalog number, copy number (e.g. 297/500), and a stamped Constellation Records logo all in silver ink. A manila envelope with an acetone transfer on it is included. The envelope contains a Canadian penny flattened by a train, blueprint ("Faulty Schematics of Ruined Machine"), credit sheet, concert bill, and a card with purchasing information. Additionally, a silkscreen print of a locomotive with "For the Reverend Gary Davis" on the side is included. The vinyl label itself lacks any indication of what is on it, with the track titles and catalog number instead etched into the runout. The clear outer jacket sleeve has a sticker on it which reads "godspeed you black emperor! f#a#∞" in blue ink.
- Matrix / Runout (Side A): CST 003-A / Nervous, Sad, Poor...
- Matrix / Runout (Side B): CST-003-B R-1 / Bleak, Uncertain, Beautiful...
- Recorded At – Hotel2Tango
- Mixed At – Hotel2Tango
Godspeed You Black Emperor is a Canadian post-rock band which originated in Montreal, Quebec in 1994. Black Emperor. It was released twice, first in 1997 by Constellation Records and then again on 8 June : Godspeed You Black Emperor Country: Canada Genres: Post-Rock, Spoken Word, Field Recordings, Ambient, Drone Release Date: 8th June 1998 RateYourMusic Current Rating: . Copyright Notice: This video and the media contained within the video are property of the content' Emperor, released 08 June 1998 1. The Dead Flag Blues 2. East Hastings 3. F A . by Godspeed You Black Emperor. supported by. guska2. More metal than the most metallic metal album, more classic than the classiest symphony, more rocking than the rockingest rock record, more political than the fieriest protest songs, and with more ambience than the tenderest ambient piece. Maybe GYBE didn't invent post rock, but with this album they defined it. Godspeed You Black Emperor is a Canadian experimental music collective which originated in Montreal, Quebec in 1994. The group releases recordings through Constellation, an independent record label also located in Montreal. After the release of their debut album in 1997, the group toured regularly from 1998 to 2003. Their second album, 2000's Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven, received great critical acclaim and has been named as one of the best albums of the decade. In 2003, the band. Godspeed You Black Emperor. Released June 8, 1998. F A CD Version Tracklist. The Dead Flag Blues Lyrics. F A which you may pronounce as F-sharp, A-sharp, Infinity is the first actual album released by Godspeed You Black Emperor, back when their exclamation mark was still in the end of the bands name. The album is a collage of many instrumental pieces, spoken word monologues, field recordings, tape loops and other experimentations, most of it recorded at the Hotel2Tango in the Mile End of Montreal. Some of those recordings date back as far as 1993, four years before the LP was released by Constellation Records. Godspeed You Black Emperor: Canadian experimental music collective which originated in Montreal, Quebec in 1994. In 2003, the band announced an indefinite hiatus in order for members to pursue other musical interests. Black Emperor F A Nervous, Sad, Poor, Bleak, Uncertain, BeautifulBlack Emperor F A Nervous, Sad, Poor, Bleak, Uncertain, Beautiful. 2 tracks 38:25. F A is the debut album of the Canadian post-rock band Godspeed You Black Emperor later punctuated Godspeed You Black Emperor. It was released twice, first in 1997 by Constellation Records and then again in 1998 by Kranky Records. Stylistically, the album is devoid of lyrics and mostly instrumental, featuring lengthy songs segmented into movements and wide dynamics. The album was recorded at the Hotel2Tango in the Mile End of Montreal. Black Emperors debut album, a despairing and sweeping document of post-rock. The grizzled voice could be that of God. The cars on fire and theres no driver at the wheel, he begins over a ground-shaking rumble of drone, before surveying the horrifying landscape: The government is corrupt, buildings are imploding, the skyline is ablaze while a populace hides indoors, numbed by chemicals and drowning out the screams with the radio. After the Constellation release of F A , Godspeed contacted the Chicago label Kranky because they were playing shows in the U. for the first time. Black Emperor - f a oo 1998. To favorites 12 Download album. Listen album. Godspeed You. Godspeed You Black Emperor - Slow Moving Trains. Godspeed You Black Emperor - The Cowboy. Godspeed You Black Emperor - Outro. Godspeed You Black Emperor - Nothing'S Alrite In Our Life, Dead Flag Blues Reprise. Album 1997 3 Songs. Alternative 1997