The nine lives of Dr. Mabuse
Format: Compact cassette
Label: Zang Tuum Tumb
Catalogue ref.: CTIS101
Release date: 27 February 1984
Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Chart position: UK: (Starting 17/3/1984) 66; 47; 43; 46; 34; 27; 33; 43; 68; x; x; 99; x; 99; x; x; 94
Sleeve design: XL Design; ZTT
Photography: Anton Corbijn
Programme identical on both sides of the cassette
aka: 7" version; Short version
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PRESENT THEN NINE LIVES OF DR. MABUSE
THE MAN WITHOUT THE SHADOW PROMISES YOU THE WORD
THE NINE LIVES OF DR. MABUSE
today the word—
An ‘incident’ cassette that contains sections from number two of zang tumb tuum’s noble action series. As an ‘incident’, and despite its catalogue number, this cassette becomes number 12 in ZTT’s wondering incidental series.
Three of Dr. Mabuse’s nine lives appear on this cassette. Learn about his black crimes in Dr. Mabuse. Hear about his strange lover—
Performed and sung by PROPAGANDA
Produced by TREVOR HORN
Assisted by HIS THEAM
Photography: ANTON CORBIJN
Art Direction: XLZTT
Lecture: THEODOR ADORNO
Propaganda: noise and girls come out to play. NOISE: ralf dörper, andreas thein. GIRLS: claudia brücken, susanne freytag. BEHIND THE SCENES: (come out to…): michael mertens. BEHIND THE SCREENS: (…play): michael wertz.
1. Dr. Mabuse. (dörper : thien : mertens)
2. Femme Fatale. (The Woman With The Orchid)(Lou Reed)
3. The Ninth Life. (dörper : thien : mertens)
Published by Perfect Songs.
UNAUTHORISED PUBLIC PERFORMANCE, BROADCASTING AND COPYING OF THIS RECORD PROHIBITED. ALL RIGHTS OF THE MANUFACTURER AND OF THE OWNER OF THE RECORDED WORK RESERVED.