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Motels - Motels flac album

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Performer: Motels
Title: Motels
Country: US
Released: 1986
Style: Alternative Rock, New Wave
Category: Rock
Rating: 4.8 ✦
Other format: DMF AA ASF MP3 FLAC ADX APE

Motels is the first studio album by new wave band The Motels, recorded in the spring of 1979 and released in the fall. It was produced by John Carter. It peaked at on Billboard's album chart in December. The band began recording on the 14th of the same month and finished within the first week of September.

This is the seventh studio album by the band The Motels, recorded with current touring band whom Martha Davis has been working with for a few years. When Matthew Morgan, a producer-engineer from Portland met up with The Motels, the resulting work became the new album, This. All tracks written by Martha Davis, except where noted. Martha Davis – vocals, guitar. Jon Siebels – bass guitar. Nick Johns – keyboard. Eric Gardner – drums, percussion.

Motels is the first studio album by new wave band The Motels, recorded in the spring of 1979 and released in the fall. The first single, "Closets and Bullets", did not chart anywhere, but the second single, "Total Control", became a Top 10 hit in Australia and went Top 20 in France. It 'Bubbled Under' at in Billboard in the U. A third single, "Anticipating", was released in Japan in early 1980 but failed to chart.

Members owning this album2.

1. Anticipating Lyrics.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Anticipating
Written-By – Martha Davis
3:50
A2 Kix
Written-By – Martha Davis
2:13
A3 Total Control
Written-By – J. Jourard*, M. Davis*
3:52
A4 Love Don't Help
Written-By – Martha Davis
1:56
A5 Closets & Bullets
Written-By – Martha Davis
4:21
B1 Atomic Cafe
Written-By – Martha Davis
2:46
B2 Celia
Written-By – Martha Davis
3:04
B3 Porn Reggae
Written-By – Martha Davis
4:16
B4 Dressing Up
Written-By – J. Jourard*, M. Davis*
5:02
B5 Counting
Written-By – Martha Davis
4:18

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – EMI Records Australia
  • Manufactured By – EMI (Australia) Limited
  • Manufactured By – EMI Music Group Of Companies
  • Distributed By – EMI Music Group Of Companies
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Capitol Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – Capitol Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Chappell & Co. Ltd. (Sydney)
  • Recorded At – Sunset Sound
  • Mastered At – Capitol Mastering

Credits

  • Art Direction, Design – Henry Marquez, Roy Kohara
  • Bass – Michael Goodroe
  • Drums – Brian Glascock
  • Guitar – Jeff Jourard
  • Management [Direction] – Dennis Turner , Ken Fritz, Ken Fritz Management
  • Mastered By [At Capitol Records] – Ken Perry
  • Other [Neon] – John Uomoto
  • Photography By – Elliot Gilbert
  • Producer – Carter*
  • Recorded By [Assisted By, At Sunset Sound] – Bo Torian
  • Recorded By [At Sunset Sound] – Warren Dewey
  • Saxophone, Keyboards – Martin Life Jourard*
  • Vocals, Guitar – Martha Davis

Notes

Release does not come with a lyric inner sleeve, as does the original 1979 version, as this one was a "mid-price" budget release.
On the sleeve front: Motels
On the labels & spine: The Motels

On labels:
℗ © 1979 Capitol Records, Inc.
Publisher: All tracks Chappell
(on label circumference)
Mfd. by E.M.I. (Australia) Limited [Capitol logo] Trademark registered

On sleeve:
Manufactured and distributed by EMI Music Group Of Companies, Sydney, Australia and Lower Hutt, New Zealand.
℗ and © 1979 Capitol Records, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099916 602113
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): MID 166021 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): MID 166021 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped etchings): ST1 11996
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped etchings): ST2 11996

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ST-11996 Motels* Motels ‎(LP, Album, Cap) Capitol Records ST-11996 US 1979
R-150402 Motels* Motels ‎(LP, Album, Club, RCA) Capitol Records R-150402 US 1979
ECS-81291 Motels* Motels ‎(LP, Album) Capitol Records ECS-81291 Japan 1979
E-ST 11996, 0C 062-85 999 Motels* Motels ‎(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records E-ST 11996, 0C 062-85 999 UK 1979
7C 062-85999 The Motels The Motels ‎(LP) Capitol Records 7C 062-85999 Sweden 1979

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Anticipating
Written-By – Martha Davis
A2 Kix
Written-By – Martha Davis
A3 Total Control
Lyrics By – Martha DavisMusic By – Jeff Jourard
A4 Love Don't Help
Written-By – Martha Davis
A5 Closets & Bullets
Written-By – Martha Davis
B1 Atomic Cafe
Written-By – Martha Davis
B2 Celia
Written-By – Martha Davis
B3 Porn Reggae
Written-By – Martha Davis
B4 Dressing Up
Lyrics By – Martha DavisMusic By – Jeff Jourard, Martha Davis
B5 Counting
Written-By – Martha Davis

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Capitol Records, Inc.
  • Recorded At – Sunset Sound
  • Licensed From – Capitol Records, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – RCA Music Service

Credits

  • Art Direction, Design – Henry Marquez, Roy Kohara
  • Bass – Michael Goodroe
  • Drums – Brian Glascock
  • Guitar – Jeff Jourard
  • Management [Direction] – Dennis Turner , Ken Fritz, Ken Fritz Management
  • Mastered By – KP*, wly*
  • Other [Neon] – John Uomoto
  • Photography By – Elliot Gilbert
  • Producer – Carter*
  • Recorded By – Warren Dewey
  • Recorded By [Assisted By] – Bo Torian
  • Saxophone, Keyboards – Martin Life Jourard*
  • Vocals, Guitar – Martha Davis

Notes

RCA Music Service release
with lyric inner sleeve
On the sleeve front and labels: Motels
On the sleeve back: The Motels

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Etched): R-150402-A-1 I ∧IB
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Etched): R-150402-B-1 I ∧IA

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ST-11996 Motels* Motels ‎(LP, Album, Cap) Capitol Records ST-11996 US 1979
ECS-81291 Motels* Motels ‎(LP, Album) Capitol Records ECS-81291 Japan 1979
E-ST 11996, 0C 062-85 999 Motels* Motels ‎(LP, Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records E-ST 11996, 0C 062-85 999 UK 1979
7C 062-85999 The Motels The Motels ‎(LP) Capitol Records 7C 062-85999 Sweden 1979
14C 062-85 999 The Motels The Motels ‎(LP, Album) Capitol Records 14C 062-85 999 Greece 1979