Wire: Bruce Gilbert Discography (to 1999)

Discographies compiled by Kevin S. Eden © 1999
(with thanks to Andrew Westmeyer)

ALBUMS

THIS WAY

(Mute - STUMM 18 - August 1984)

Work for 'Do You Me? I Did' part 1 :: Work for 'Do You Me? I Did' parts 2 & 3, Here Visit, U MU U

 

THE SHIVERING MAN

(Mute - STUMM 39 - March 1987)

Angel Food, The Shivering Man, Net In The Feather :: There Are, Hommage, Eline Cout II, Epitaph For Henran Brenclar

 

INSIDING

(Mute - STUMM 71 - January 1991)

Bloodlines :: Insiding (excerpts from Savage Water)

Issued on CD (Mute - CDSTUMM 71)

Issued with This Way and The Shivering Man (Alfa - ALCD 209/210/211) 3CD Japan

 

MUSIC FOR FRUIT

(Mute - STUMM 77 - November 1991)

Music For Fruit (edited) :: Push, You Might Be Called

Issued on CD (Mute - CDSTUMM 77)

 

AB OVO

(Mute - CDSTUMM 117 - March 1996) CD

OGKR, Slow No (The), Emission Curve, In Three Minds, Myomancy, Ab Ovo, The Singing Pier, Don't Put It, Where Did The Time Go

 

THE HARING

(WMO - WMO 5CDL - March 1997) CD

The Haring, Children

(limited edition box with text/visuals)

 

IN ESSE

(Mute - CDSTUMM 171 - October 1997) CD

Soli, Bassi, Muzi

 

SINGLES

 

Instant Shed Vol 1:

Bi-Yo-Yo / Byo (Sachet)

(Sub-Pop - SP 325 - October 1995)

Ovo Mix / ORF Mix (Backcatalogue mix for ORF Radio Vienna)

(Mute - 12MUTE 132 - February 1996) 12"

Instant Shed Vol 2:

Nervepath / Nerveway (satchet)

(Ash International - ASH 2.8/3.8 - October 1996) 2 x one sided 7"

 

COMPILATIONS

THIS WAY TO THE SHIVERING MAN

(Mute - CDSTUMM 39 - March 1987) CD

Do You Me? I Did (parts 1-3), Hommage, The Shivering Man, Here Visit, Epitaph For Henran Brenclar, Angel Food

 

COLLABORATIONS

A.C. MARIAS

Just Talk / No Talk (instrumental)

(Mute - 12MUTE 50 - September 1986) 12"

Time Was / Some Thing

(Mute - 12MUTE 70 - January 1988) 12"

ONE OF OUR GIRLS (HAS GONE MISSING)

(Mute - CDSTUMM 68 - August 1989) CD

Trilby's Couch, Just Talk, There's A Scent Of Rain In The Air, Our Dust, So Soon, Give Me, To Sleep, Looks Like, Sometime, One Of Our Girls Has Gone Missing, Time Was

One Of Our Girls Has Gone Missing / Vicious

(Mute - 12MUTE 105 - February 1990) 12"

(Mute - CDMUTE 105) 3"CD

 

GILBERT / HAMPSON / KENDALL

ORR

(Parallel Series - cdpsst 1 - May 1986) CD

Minute Hold, Source II, Quad, Achorst, Seven's, Onee, Us, Clockway, Source I, Fotala, Horg Merne

 

BRUCE GILBERT / RON WEST

FREQUENCY VARIATION

(Sähkö - SÄHKÖ 017 - December 1998) LP

Frequency Variation 1 :: Frequency Variation 2

 

OTHER APPEARANCES

MATT JOHNSON - BURNING BLUE SOUL (4AD - CAD 113 - 1981) LP

one track: The River Flows Fast In Spring ("1st guitar")

COLIN NEWMAN - NOT TO (4AD - CAD 201 - January 1982) LP

one track: Indians! ("greatest hit guitar")

MERIDIAN #2 (Touch - T3 - May 1983) cassette

one track: Children

HE SAID - HAIL! (Mute - STUMM 29 - October 1986) LP

three tracks: I Fall Into Your Arms (Bass & Guitar), Flagwearing (Narration & "Three Hand Guitar"), Do You Mean That? (Noise)

EAR / TRUMPET - BRING ON THE DIRT (Data Terminal System - DTS 001 - 1988) LP

guitar

BIG BLACK - PIGPILE (Touch & Go - TG81V - 1992) Video

one track: Heartbeat (guitar)

H.A.L.O - IMMANENT (MNW Zone - MNWCD 265 - February 1995) CD

one track: So Sick And Tired ("airmail guitar")

3 FINGERS AND A FUMB (Blast First - BFFP 107CD - June 1995) 2CD

one track: Sounds of London

180( (Mute - WIRE 95 - October 1995) CD free with 'The Wire' magazine

one track (Gilbert/Hampson/Kendall): Quad

[N.B. This CD issued was later released as CDSTUMM 141)

MESMER VARIATIONS (Ash International - ASH 1.8CD2 - October 1995) 2CD

one track: Remesmer

SIMON FISHER TURNER - SCHWARMA (Mute - CDSTUMM 151 - October 1996) CD

"frequency loops"

IAIN SINCLAIR - DOWNRIVER (King Mob - KMOB 1 - October 1998) spoken word CD

"intersperced audio atmospherics"

PAN SONIC / HAYLEY NEWMAN / DAVID CRAWFORTH - RUDE MECHANIC (Piano - PIANO 200 - January 1999) 2CD

four tracks: 1/2, 1/12. 2/10, 2/14

ANTITRADE (Ash International - ASH 4.1 - May 1999) CD

one track: The Book

SIMON FISHER TURNER (Mute - CDSTUMM 169 - May 1999) CD

"samples"

 

PRODUCTIONS AND REMIXES

DECONSTRUCT (Blast First - BFFP 105CD - January 1995) CD

two tracks: Swarm 1, Swarm 2

 

ANTIPHONY (Ash International - ASH 3.4CD2 - February 1997) 2CD

two tracks: National Grid (part 1), National Grid (part 2)

 

CAN

SACRILEGE (Mute - SPOONCD 39/40 - May 1997) 2CD

one remix: TV Spot

 

SCALA

Slide EP (Too Pure - PURE 66CDS - July 1997) CD single

one track: Slide (Bruce Gilbert remix)

 

HE SAID OMALA

MATCHING CROSSES (Origin - OR 3001 - February 1998) CD

one remix: Oil Met Gravel (originally Post Code Orange)

 

THURSTON MOORE

ROOT (Lo Recordings - LCD11X - December 1998) Limited edition CD

one track: Track 23

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Thorne's commentary on making four albums with Wire (24K Word file)
The Roxy, London WC2, (Jan-Apr 77), hi-res cover art 648K jpg
Pink Flag, hi-res cover art 568K jpg
Chairs Missing, hi-res cover art 556K jpg
154, hi-res cover art 188K jpg
Bruce Gilbert's mid-80s letter to Thorne, 176K jpg
Concert poster, Notre Dame Hall, London, 1979 796K jpg

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Discographies compiled by Kevin S. Eden © 1999
(with thanks to Andrew Westmeyer)