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Adrian Borland And The Citizens - Alexandria Album

Adrian Borland And The Citizens - Alexandria Album

Performer: Adrian Borland And The Citizens
Title: Alexandria
Style: Alternative Rock
Released: 1989
Cat#: BIAS 125
Country: Benelux
Label: Play It Again Sam Records
Size MP3 version: 1107 mb
Size FLAC version: 2782 mb
Size WMA version: 1198 mb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 928
Genre: Rock

Adrian Borland And The Citizens - Alexandria Album


1Shadow Of Your Grace3:51
2Weight Of Stuff3:20
3Beneath The Big Wheel4:20
4Other Side Of The World3:14
5Deep Deep Blue4:49
7No Ethereal4:40
8Light The Sky2:40
9She's My Heroine4:12
10Community Call3:22
11Rogue Beauty3:15


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
BIAS 125 CDAdrian Borland And The Citizens Alexandria ‎(CD, Album)Play It Again Sam RecordsBIAS 125 CDBenelux1989
CHIME 01.01 SAdrian Borland And The Citizens Alexandria ‎(LP, Album)Play It Again Sam Records, Midnight MusicCHIME 01.01 SFrance1989
BIAS 125Adrian Borland & The Citizens Alexandria ‎(12", TP)Play It Again Sam RecordsBIAS 125NetherlandsUnknown
63 424 LEAdrian Borland And The Citizens Alexandria ‎(LP, Album)Nuevos Medios63 424 LESpain1989
230.4038Adrian Borland And The Citizens Alexandria ‎(LP, Album)Play It Again Sam [PIAS], Stiletto230.4038Brazil1989


  • Backing VocalsAudrey , Livia , Steve Sebastian, Sumishta Brahms
  • BassNeil Rickerby
  • Bass [String Bass]Danny Thompson
  • CelloIvan Groznyc
  • ClarinetRichard Kirstein
  • Co-producer, Engineer, Programmed ByNick Robbins
  • Drums, TimpaniGraham Ward
  • KeyboardsColvin Mayers
  • Keyboards, PianoChris Payne
  • Lacquer Cut ByStu
  • Mixed ByPat Collier (tracks: A1, A2, A6, B1, B5)
  • PercussionEddie Sayer
  • Photography ByPaul Evans
  • Saxophone, Harmonica, Tambourine [Skin Tambourine]Anthony Thistlethwaite
  • SleeveBarbery
  • Soloist, ViolinSimon Walker
  • Viola, Arranged By [Strings]John Metcalfe
  • ViolinLouisa Fuller, Martin Sutton
  • Vocals, GuitarAdrian Borland
  • Written-By, Arranged By, ProducerAdrian Borland


Inner sleeve:
Songs were written in 1987-1988
Recorded at Elephant Studios Jan. - Feb. 1989
Mixed at Greenhouse Studio: tracks A1, A2, A6, B1 & B5

On labels: Published by Les Editions Confidentielles

On back cover and labels: MADE IN HOLLAND

Came with a printed inner sleeve with credits and lyrics.


  • Barcode (Text): 5 413356 412512
  • Rights Society: SABAM/BIEM
  • Label Code: LC7800
  • Other (Inner sleeve and back cover): 08-024933-20
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): 08-024933-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): 08-024933-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped, Stu etched): BIAS 125 2A Stu
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped, To J. etched): BIAS 125 2B To J.


  • Published By – Les Editions Confidentielles
  • Recorded At – Elephant Studios
  • Mixed At – Greenhouse Studio, London
  • Mastered At – Copymasters
  • Pressed By – CBS, Haarlem – 08-024933-20


It was released in 1989 by record label Play It Again Sam. In its retrospective review, Trouser Press wrote: Borland's subsequent solo career got off to a good start with Alexandria, as he brings a variety of moods to the alternately austere, sensuous and lighthearted pop, revealing a mild Velvet Underground influence. THE COMSAT ANGELS - Sleep No free to Adrian Borland and the Citizens Alexandria Light The Sky, Rogue Beauty and more. 11 tracks 42:23. Посмотреть сведения об участниках альбома, рецензии, композиции и приобрести альбом 1989 Vinyl от Alexandria на doesn't try to connect The Sound with The Citizens, a difficult task that Adrian Borland managed to disregard, following his own, jangling path and achieving with his solo debut a brave, new start, tuneful and surprising. Or consider a donation More Albums. Features Song Lyrics for Adrian Borland & The Citizens's Alexandria album. Shadow of Your Grace Lyrics. No Ethereal Lyrics. Adrian Borland & The Citizens Lyrics provided by . Do you like this album Leave a review. For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Alexandria album. Use shift and the arrow up and down keys to change the volume. Current track: IRON YEARS Adrian Borland and the CitizensIRON YEARS Adrian Borland and the Citizens. Music review 1989 release Alexandria by adrian Borland