Depeche Mode - A Broken Frame - Original 1982 Scandinavian Mute label 10-track LP
|Title||A Broken Frame - Original 1982 Scandinavian Mute label 10-track LP|
|Genre||Rock & Pop|
|Record label||Mute Records|
|Year of release||1982|
|Grading||VG+(+) (Vinyl & labels)/VG++ (Inner sleeve)/VG++ (Cover)|
|Stock list||Depeche Mode|
|Additional info||Original 1982 Swedish 10-track LP - the Scandinavian distributed issue of British synth pop trios 2nd album - the first one without Vince Clarke, who had left the band to form Yazoo with singer Alison Moyet.|
'A Broken Frame' features the singles "See You", "The Meaning of Love" and "Leave in Silence".
Vinyl has the generic white company labels with black printing and top stylized 'walking man' logo next to the company name - handetched matrix information:
Side 1: STUMM-9-A "Matris Tony" Tx OR/CR
Side 2: STUMM-9-B "Matris Tony" Tx OR/CR
suggesting Swedish plating work, laquer cutting and vinyl pressing.
Vinyl is housed in an illustrated lyric inner sleeve - ultimately in a glossy picture cover.
Condition: VG+(+) (Vinyl & labels)/VG++ (Inner sleeve)/VG++ (Cover):
Vinyls are bright and lustrous - has been used directly from the paper inner sleeve and has subsequently a light degree of fine and light sleeve inflicted wear - graded close to near mint - labels have a very marginal degree of spindletaces - graded near mint.
Inner sleeve and cover are extremely nice - hardly any signs of storage or handling - graded near mint.
1. Leave in Silence 4:51
2. My Secret Garden 4:46
3. Monument 3:15
4. Nothing to Fear 4:18
5. See You 4:34
6. Satellite 4:44
7. The Meaning of Love 3:06
8. A Photograph of You 3:04
9. Shouldn't Have Done That 3:12
10. The Sun & the Rainfall 5:02
All songs written and composed by Martin Gore
Recorded December 1981-July 1982 at Blackwing Studios, London.
Lacquer cut at Cutting Room, Stockholm, Sweden.
Vinyl is pressed by Toolex Alpha, Sundbyberg, Sweden.
Cover printed by SIB-Tryck AB, Norsborg, Sweden
Dave Gahan - lead vocals
Martin Gore - keyboards, backing and lead vocals
Andy Fletcher - keyboards, backing vocals
Daniel Miller and Depeche Mode - Production
John Fryer, Eric Radcliffe - Engineers
Olle Ramm - Laquer Cutting
Brian Griffin - Photography
Martyn Atkins - Design
Ching Ching Lee - Calligraphy
Jacqui Frye - Clothes Stylist
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