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Performer: The Cult
Title: Sonic Temple
Country: UK
Released: 1989
Style: Hard Rock
Category: Rock
Rating: 4.5 ✦
Other format: AA ASF DXD MOD WMA TTA MP1

Sonic Temple is the fourth studio album by The Cult, released in 1989. Continuing in the hard rock direction introduced on their previous album, Sonic Temple features some of the band's most popular songs, including "Fire Woman", "Sun King", "Edie (Ciao Baby)" and "Sweet Soul Sister". Sonic Temple was the last album recorded with longtime bassist Jamie Stewart, who left in 1990, and the first to feature former Hall & Oates and then-current Bryan Adams drummer, Mickey Curry.

Recorded & mixed at Little Mountain Sound Studios, Vancouver, . Canada in September, October, November 1988 Tracks A5 & B5 were re-mixed at A&M Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA. in December 1988 Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York, .

Sonic Temple is the fourth album by The Cult, released in 1989. Sonic Temple was the last album recorded with longtime bassist Jamie Stewart, who left in 1990. Sonic Temple follows the Cult's critically acclaimed 1987 album Electric.

The album catapulted THE CULT into superstar status and remains their most commercially successful release. It has sold over . million copies in the . alone and was certified platinum in 1990. It made it to on the Billboard charts, and the aforementioned songs all remain rock-radio staples to this day. The set list for the "A Sonic Temple" tour draws from THE CULT's 10 studio albums with the centerpiece being a super set that's focused on the core songs from Sonic Temple; some of these songs have not been performed since the album was originally released.

Billboard estimates that Sonic Temple has sold over . million copies in the United States, as the RIAA certified it platinum in January 1990 for 1 million sales, and it has sold 429,000 copies since 1991, according to Nielsen Music. Its songs have generated 17 million on-demand audio streams. Sun King opens the album with the declaration, This is where it all ends, and The Cult makes its presence known with the glorious build of the song’s opening: a shimmering of cymbals and a supple, pulsing bassline before Duffy’s guitar explodes and the track transforms into strutting hard rock. Fire Woman continues this notion, with the singer in awe of a woman who leaves him swaying.

The Cult – Sonic Temple Album Zip Download (117,18MB) Songs are compressed with best possible compression by keeping maximum quality possible. Each track has same high quality 320kbps CBR format.

Originally released in 1989, "Sonic Temple" proved to be a pivotal moment for both the band and the wider rock scene. Produced by the legendary Bob Rock, "Sonic Temple" had four chart-topping singles: "Fire Woman", "Edie (Ciao Baby)", "Sun King" and "Sweet Soul Sister". In a recent interview about the album, vocalist Ian Astbury explained how the band brought together hard rock and indie rock to create the unique, game-changing sounds on "Sonic Temple". We wanted to retain our core DNA as we went deeper into psych and. The album catapulted THE CULT into superstar status and remains their most commercially successful release. It made it to No. 10 on the Billboard charts, and the aforementioned songs all remain rock-radio staples to this day.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Sun King 6:10
A2 Fire Woman 5:10
A3 American Horse 5:19
A4 Edie (Ciao Baby) 4:46
A5 Sweet Soul Sister 5:08
B1 Soul Asylum 7:25
B2 New York City
Backing Vocals – Iggy Pop
4:41
B3 Automatic Blues 3:51
B4 Soldier Blue 4:36
B5 Wake Up Time For Freedom 5:17

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Little Mountain Sound Studios
  • Mixed At – Little Mountain Sound Studios
  • Remixed At – A&M Studios
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Mastered At – Disques SNB Ltée.
  • Manufactured By – Polygram Inc.
  • Distributed By – Polygram Distribution Inc.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Beggars Banquet Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Beggars Banquet Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Chappell Music Ltd.

Credits

  • Arranged By [String Arrangement] – Bob Buckley (tracks: A4)
  • Bass – Jamie Stewart
  • Coordinator [Personal Assistant To The Cult] – Etsuko Joy Shudo
  • Coordinator [Production Coordinator] – Sandee Bathgate
  • Design, Art Direction – Nick Egan, The Cult
  • Drums – Mickey Curry
  • Guitar, Written-By – Billy Duffy
  • Keyboards – Jamie Stewart, John Webster
  • Mastered By – George Marino
  • Mastered By [Vinyl] – SNB*, EL*
  • Photography By [Album Cover / Inner Sleeve] – Andrew MacPherson
  • Producer – Bob Rock
  • Recorded By – Mike Fraser
  • Recorded By [Assistant] – Chris Taylor
  • Technician [Technical Assistant To Bob Rock] – Chris Taylor , Laird Doyle
  • Technician [Technical Assistant To The Cult] – Timothy Green*
  • Vocals, Percussion, Written-By – Ian Astbury
  • Written-By – Duffy*, Astbury*

Notes

Released with a printed inner-sleeve

838 123-1 on cover & spine
828 123-1 misprinted on labels

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 42283 81231 4 97
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A [Hand Etched]): 838 123-1A-2 SNB 230 EL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B [Hand Etched]): 838 123-1 ̶A̶ B-2 SNB 230 EL

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BEGA 98 The Cult Sonic Temple ‎(LP, Album) Beggars Banquet BEGA 98 UK 1989
BEGA 98X, BEGA 98 The Cult Sonic Temple ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, Red) Beggars Banquet, Beggars Banquet BEGA 98X, BEGA 98 Australia 1989
none The Cult Sonic Temple ‎(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Alpha Records none Philippines Unknown
TC-BEGC 98, EV501- 9 The Cult Sonic Temple ‎(Cass, Album) Beggars Banquet, PT. Aquarius Musikindo TC-BEGC 98, EV501- 9 Indonesia 1989
RE 2242 The Cult Sonic Temple ‎(Cass, Album) Rock Records & Tapes RE 2242 Taiwan 1989