Limited to only 50 copies, this is the official cassette release of Cathal Coughlan's new album.
Released as part of the Linear Obsessional Cassette imprint, featuring full colour insert, red cassette shell, and clear case.
Approved of and encouraged by Cathal Coughlan and Dimple Discs.
Includes unlimited streaming of Song of Co-Aklan
via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
With the approval and encouragement of Cathal Coughlan and Dimple Discs, Linear Obsessional is delighted to release the cassette edition of Cathal Coughlan's extraordinary new album.
For all other editions - download, vinyl and CD you need to visit Cathal's page at Dimple Discs-
Recorded in London, the album features contributions from members of long-time collaborators the Grand Necropolitan Quartet as well as Luke Haines (The Auteurs, Black Box Recorder), Sean O'Hagan (Microdisney, The High Llamas), Rhodri Marsden (Scritti Politti), Eileen Gogan and Aindrais O'Gruama (Fatima Mansions).
released March 30, 2021
NICK ALLUM – drums and percussion (all tracks except B3)
AUDREY RILEY – ’cello (A2, A3, A4, A6, B2, B5)
JAMES WOODROW – electric & acoustic guitars (A1, A2, A3, A5, A6, B1, B2, B5)
RHODRI MARSDEN – bass guitar (A3, A4, A6, B1, B2), bassoon (A3)
LUKE HAINES – bass guitar (A1, A2, A5), baritone guitars (A1), acoustic guitar (B1), The Synth (A1, A2)
JONATHAN FELL – bass guitar (B4, B5)
SEAN O’HAGAN – bass guitar & vocals (B6), The Synth & The Turnaround Chord (B4)
EILEEN GOGAN – vocals (B6)
AINDRÍAS Ó GRÚAMA – frictive guitar (A5)
JOHN BENNETT – vocals & slide guitar (B4)
CORY GRAY – Wurlitzer piano (B5)
CATHAL COUGHLAN – Co-Aklan (A1–B6)
Artwork by Christobel Christo
Cassette design David Little