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8 Comments on " The The - Soul Mining (CD, Album) "

  • Soul Mining is a timeless classic. More mature than the earlier Burning Blue Soul and less obviously commercial than the later Infected. Soul Mining captures Matt Johnson at his creative peak. This really is THE the The album/5().
  • This is the US CD original tracklisting, so features Perfect as track 9 (after Giant). As the later remasters tend to revert to the original UK tracklist its nice to have this an an alternative. Great album mixing many genres in Mr Johnson's unique way. Quite dark and great predecessor to Reviews:
  • I originally picked up "Soul Mining" years after first listening to Infected and Mind Bomb to death. This early album is almost whimsical by comparison to the other two but you can hear the seeds of Matt Johnson's sound and his utterly amazing talent for language and /5().
  • Soul Mining is the official debut release by The The. It was released in October The album and its singles were not well-received commercially, but gained a high amount of critical praise. Vinyl Release.
  • Soul Mining, an Album by The The. Released 21 October on Epic (catalog no. EPC; Vinyl LP). Genres: New Wave, Art Pop. Featured peformers: Matt Johnson (vocals, synthesizer, instruments, percussion, producer, songwriter), Paul Hardiman (producer, engineer), Fiona Skinner (typography), Andy "Dog" Johnson (aka_text artwork role_id aka_text).
  • The The released their official album debut, the synth-noir classic Soul Mining, in It featured the minor UK No. 71 hit " This Is the Day ", as well as a new recording of .
  • Aug 29,  · (The single "Perfect", which was the last track on the first pressing of the Soul Mining CD, is not present on the reissue, thus marking perhaps the first time when an album is reissued but Author: David Medsker.
  • Soul Mining CD. Soul Mining was the debut album released by The The in and features the tracks: “One of the Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco,a hidden masterpiece”. “Released between post-punk and synth pop, and reflecting both, Soul Mining thrums with ideas, tension, and dread.