waiting for the moon

12″ vinyl and CD
UK release date: June 2003
Label: Beggars Banquet
LP cat no: BBQLP323
CD cat no: BBQCD323
Limited 180g vinyl pressing
European CD packaged with the ‘Don’t Even Go There’ EP

album credits

tindersticks are:
David Boulter, Mark Colwill, Neil Fraser, Dickon Hinchliffe, Al Macaulay and Stuart Staples

Also, Gina Foster sang, Colin Mccan played the timpanis, Terry Edwards played the trumpet on Say Goodbye to the City, Lhasa de Sela sang the duet on Sometimes It Hurts. Lhasa appears courtesy of Les Disques Audiogram

Lucy Wilkins, Calina de la Mare, Gillon Cameron, Anna Morris, Howard Gott, Ruth Gottlieb, Christopher Koh, Jacqueline Norrie, Louise Peacock, Wendy de St. Paer, Fiona Brice, Brian Wright, Catherine Browing, Sarah Button and David Williams played the violins

Robert Spriggs, Naomi Fairhurst, Emily Frith, Fiona Griffith, Vincent Greene, Sophie Sirota, Rebecca Ware, Reiad Chibah and Lucy Theo played the violas

Sarah Willson, Andrew Nice, Chris Mansell, Oliver Kraus, Chris Worsy and Ian Burdge played the cellos

Steve Sidwell Played the trumpet, Neil Sidwell played the trombone, Jamie Talbot played the tenor sax, Dave Bishop played the baritone sax

String and brass arrangements by Dickon Hinchliffe

4.48 Psychosis – words by Sarah Kane taken from the play 4.48 Psychosis
Words to 4.48 Psychosis used by kind permission of the Sarah Kane estate copyright control

Recorded and mixed between September 2001 and January 2003 at Great Linford Manor, Eastcote and home studios
Produced by Stuart Staples and Ian Caple
Assisted by Sam Miller, Antti Uusimaki and Haicong Guo
Mastered by Tim Young at Metropolis, London

Cover paiting by Suzanne Osborne

Thank you to Philip Bagenal

pub band

Photo by Steve Gullick

← ‘recordings’

  • waiting for the moon

  • side 1
  • Until The Morning Comes
  • Say Goodbye To The City
  • Sweet Memory
  • 4.48 Psychosis
  • Waiting For The Moon
  • side 2
  • Trying To Find A Home
  • Sometimes It Hurts
  • My Oblivion
  • Just A Dog
  • Running Wild