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  • Singer: Laura Marling
  • Album: Alas I Cannot Swim
  • MP3: 1260 mb | FLAC: 1614 mb
  • Released: 2008
  • Country: UK
  • Style: Folk Rock, Acoustic, Pop Rock, Folk, Indie Rock
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Laura Marling - Alas I Cannot Swim mp3 flac

Alas, I Cannot Swim is the debut studio album by British singer-songwriter Laura Marling. The album was nominated for the 2008 Mercury Music Prize. The album was produced by the lead vocalist of her previous band, Noah and the Whale, Charlie Fink, and was initially released on 4 February 2008, conventionally released a week later. Marling had released a number of smaller singles and EPs before releasing her debut album

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Alas, I Cannot Swim is the first album by Laura Marling, released in 2008 on Virgin. The album is produced Noah & The Whale’s Charlie Fink, who was Laura’s boyfriend at that time. Alas, I Cannot Swim Q&A. Producers Charlie Fink. Writers Laura Marling. Backup Vocals Marcus Mumford.

Lyrics to "Alas, I Cannot Swim" song by Laura Marling: There's a house across the river But alas I cannot swim And a garden of such beauty That the flower. Laura Marling Lyrics. album: "Alas, I Cannot Swim" (2008). Ghosts Old Stone Tap At My Window Failure You're No God Cross Your Fingers Crawled Out Of The Sea (Interlude) My Manic And I Night Terror The Captain And Hourglass Shine Your Only Doll (Dora) Alas, I Cannot Swim. Alas, I Cannot Swim" lyrics provided for educational purposes and personal use only.

Due to her youth (16 when she first hit Myspace, 17 when signed to an imprint of EMI, and 18 when her debut album came out), perky-cute looks and extremely British diction, singer/songwriter Laura Marling got a lot of comparisons to Lily Allen in her early buzz, but the quietly compelling Alas I Cannot Swim is not at all a frothy.

Features Song Lyrics for Laura Marling's Alas I Cannot Swim album. 14. My Manic & I Lyrics. Laura Marling Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. All Music News . Popular Laura Marling Lyrics.

Artist: Laura Marling (Laura Beatrice Marling). Album: Alas, I Cannot Swim. Alas, I cannot swim (hidden track). There's a house across the river. But alas I cannot swim. And a garden of such beauty. That the flower seem to grin. I live my life regretting. That I never jumped in. There's a boy across the river. With short black curly hair. He wants to be my lover. And I want to be his peer.

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Tracklist

1 Ghosts 3:00
2 Old Stone 2:59
3 Tap At My Window 2:47
4 Failure 3:21
5 You're No God 2:27
6 Cross Your Fingers 2:23
7 Crawled Out Of The Sea (Interlude) 1:16
8 My Manic And I 3:56
9 Night Terror 3:09
10 The Captain And The Hourglass 3:09
11 Shine 2:38
12 Your Only Doll (Dora) 7:16

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.

Notes

Hidden track "Alas I Cannot Swim" is uncredited on Track 12.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • ASIN: B001JJWGTY

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK 2008
5099951688028, CDV3040 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin 5099951688028, CDV3040 Europe 2008
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK Unknown
5099922935823 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album, Car) Astralwerks 5099922935823 US 2008
7899921877 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CDr, Album) Virgin 7899921877 US 2008

Tracklist

1 Ghosts 3:00
2 Old Stone 2:59
3 Tap At My Window 2:47
4 Failure 3:21
5 You're No God 2:27
6 Cross Your Fingers 2:23
7 (Interlude) Crawled Out Of The Sea 1:16
8 My Manic And I 3:56
9 Night Terror 3:09
10 The Captain And The Hourglass 3:09
11 Shine 2:38
12.1 Your Only Doll (Dora) 3:14
12.2 Untitled 1:50
12.3 Untitled 2:14

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Virgin Music
  • Record Company – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Mastered At – The Exchange
  • Recorded At – Eastcote Studios
  • Recorded At – Eden Studios
  • Recorded At – Kore Studios
  • Mixed At – Soho Recording Studios
  • Duplicated By – Mediamotion

Credits

  • Arranged By [Strings Arranged By] – Tom 'Fiddle' Hobden*
  • Artwork [Woodcuts] – www.mockettandmoquette.co.uk*
  • Creative Director [Creative Direction] – Joy Elton
  • Design – Alex Cowper
  • Engineer [Additional Engineering] – Phill Brown
  • Engineer [Engineered... By] – Guy Katsav
  • Featuring [Also Featuring] – Emily Dreyfus, Emily Thomas, Guy Katsav, Jesse Quin, Johnny Coates, Laura Dickson, Lotte Johnson, Nick Murray , Rob Greenwood, Winston Marshall
  • Mastered By – Guy Davie
  • Mixed By – Guy Katsav
  • Performer [Performed By] – Charlie Fink, Laura Marling, Marcus Mumford, Tom Hobden
  • Producer [Produced By] – Charlie Fink
  • Songwriter [All Songs Written By] – Laura Marling
  • Technician [Guy Katsav Assisted By] – Anna Tjan

Notes

Packaging:
Gatefold Card Sleeve.

Notes for track 12:
Track 12 contains 3 sections:
12.1 Your Only Doll (Dora) (3:14)
followed by a period of untitled bird song (1:50) followed by
12.2 which is an untitled hidden track (2:14), the lyrics of which the album's name is taken from.

Printed notes:
℗ & © 2008 Virgin Records Ltd.
The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Virgin Records Ltd.
This label copy information is the subject of copyright protection and is owned by EMI Records Ltd.
Virgin Records is a Virgin Music Label.
Printed in the EU.

All songs ... (Copyright Control).
Mastered... at The Exchange, London
Recorded at Eastcote Studios, Eden Studios, Kore Studios, London.
Mixed at Soho Recording Studios, London.

Thank you to Ferdy, Lucy at ITB, Joy, Andrew, Alex, Harry and the rest of the team. Adam and Helen for keeping it simple. Anna and Eastcote Studios for a home from home. Tom Fiddle, Marcus, Winston, Jesse, KC, and everyone who contributed to the record. Also, Noah And The Whale, 4 of the most perfectly kind people I have ever had the good fortune of meeting. Aimy and Gee, whom I love very much. Charlie and Judi without whom, for sure, none of this would have been possible. Phoebe, a beautiful constant in ever changing surroundings. And Charlie, who's mind and talent ring out through this album, bringing all my greatest hopes to fruition and letting nothing go unquestioned; it is to him I owe my biggest thank you. Max, David, Rosemary, Lewis, Will, Charles, Hannah, Diane, Emma and Eddie who have all played a large part in this in ways they might never know.
Here's to fearless enjoyment....

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5099951983222
  • Label Code: LC03098
  • Rights Society: bel/biem
  • Matrix / Runout: 5168822 @ 1
  • Other (CD Centre Etching - CD Replication): WWW.MEDIAMOTION.COM
  • Other (CD Centre Etching - SID Mastering Code): IFPI LW04
  • Other (CD Centre Etching - SID Mould Code): IFPI AAHY6

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK 2008
5099951688028, CDV3040 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin 5099951688028, CDV3040 Europe 2008
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK Unknown
5099922935823 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album, Car) Astralwerks 5099922935823 US 2008
7899921877 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CDr, Album) Virgin 7899921877 US 2008

Tracklist Hide Credits

LP-A1 Ghosts 3:01
LP-A2 Old Stone 2:59
LP-A3 Tap At My Window 2:48
LP-A4 Failure 3:21
LP-A5 You're No God 2:28
LP-A6 Cross Your Fingers 2:24
LP-A7 Crawled Out Of The Sea (Interlude) 1:16
LP-B1 My Manic And I 3:56
LP-B2 Night Terror 3:09
LP-B3 The Captain And The Hourglass 3:10
LP-B4 Shine 2:39
LP-B5.1 Your Only Doll (Dora) 3:15
LP-B5.2 Untitled Bird Sounds 1:50
LP-B5.3 Alas I Cannot Swim 2:15
DVD-1 Alas I Cannot Swim Menu Screen [DVD]
DVD-2 On Tour With Adam Green [Europe, May 2008/DVD]
DVD-3 My Manic And I [live From St James Church, London Piccadilly/DVD]
Cameraman [Filmed... By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul VickeryFilm Editor [Edited By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul Vickery
DVD-4 On Tour With Adam Green [Europe, May 2008/DVD]
DVD-5.1 Cross Your Fingers [live From St James Church, London Piccadilly/DVD]
Cameraman [Filmed... By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul VickeryFilm Editor [Edited By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul Vickery
DVD-5.2 Crawled Out Of The Sea [live From St James Church, London Piccadilly/DVD]
Cameraman [Filmed... By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul VickeryFilm Editor [Edited By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul Vickery
DVD-6 Old Stone [live From St James Church, London Piccadilly/DVD]
Cameraman [Filmed... By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul VickeryFilm Editor [Edited By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul Vickery
DVD-7 Fee Fie Foe Fum Tour [part 1/USA, Sept 2008/DVD]
DVD-8 Ghosts [live From St James Church, London Piccadilly/DVD]
Cameraman [Filmed... By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul VickeryFilm Editor [Edited By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul Vickery
DVD-9 Fee Fie Foe Fum Tour [part 2/USA, Sept 2008/DVD]
DVD-10 Your Only Doll (Dora) [live From St James Church, London Piccadilly/DVD]
Cameraman [Filmed... By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul VickeryFilm Editor [Edited By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul Vickery
DVD-11 Fee Fie Foe Fum Tour [part 3/USA, Sept 2008/DVD]
DVD-12 Alas I Cannot Swim [live From St James Church, London Piccadilly/DVD]
Cameraman [Filmed... By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul VickeryFilm Editor [Edited By] – David Edwards , Finch Judges, Jai Stokes, Paul Vickery
DVD-13 Fee Fie Foe Fum Tour [part 4/USA, Sept 2008/DVD]

Companies, etc.

  • Mastered At – The Exchange
  • Recorded At – Eastcote Studios
  • Recorded At – Eden Studios
  • Recorded At – Kore Studios
  • Mixed At – Soho Recording Studios
  • Published By – Chrysalis Music Ltd.

Credits

  • Accordion – Marcus Mumford
  • Arranged By [Strings Arranged By] – Tom "Fiddle" Hobden*
  • Artwork [Woodcuts By] – www.mockettandmoquette.co.uk*
  • Banjo – Pete Roe
  • Creative Director [Creative Direction] – Joy Elton
  • Design – Alex Cowper
  • Double Bass – Ted Dwane
  • Engineer [Additional Engineer] – Phill Brown
  • Engineer [Engineered By] – Guy Katsav
  • Featuring [Also Featuring] – Emily Dreyfus, Emily Thomas, Guy Katsav, Jesse Quin, Johnny Coates, Laura Dickson, Lotte Johnson, Nick Murray , Rob Greenwood, Winston Marshall
  • Fiddle – Joe Ichinose
  • Film Producer – Abbey Road Interactive
  • Guitar – Laura Marling
  • Keyboards – Pete Roe
  • Mastered By – Guy Davie
  • Mixed By – Guy Katsav
  • Percussion – Marcus Mumford
  • Performer [Performed By] – Charlie Fink, Laura Marling, Marcus Mumford, Tom Hobden
  • Producer – Charlie Fink
  • Recorded By – David Loudoun (tracks: DVD-1 to DVD-13)
  • Songwriter [All Songs Written By] – Laura Marling
  • Technician [Guy Katsav Assisted By] – Anna Tjan
  • Vocals – Laura Marling

Notes

Several tracks on this album are gap less.
The final track "Your Only Doll (Dora)" features a hidden track "Alas I Cannot Swim" after 1min 50 sec of Bird Sounds.

Mastered at: The Exchange, London
Recorded at: Eastcote Studios, Eden Studios and Kore Studios, London.
Mixed at: Soho Recording Studios, London.

Credits by Laura Marling :-
Thankyou to Ferdy, Lucy at ITB, Joy, Andrew, Alex, Harry and the rest of the team. Adam and Helen for keeping it simple. Anna and Eastcote Studios for a home from home. Tom Fiddle, Marcus, Winston, Jesse, KC, and everyone who contributed to the record. Also, Noah And The Whale, 4 of the most perfectly kind people I have ever had the good fortune of meeting. Aimy and Gee, whom I love very much. Charlie and Judi, without whom, for sure, none of this would have been possible. Phoebe, a beautiful constant in ever changing surroundings. And Charlie, who's mind and talent ring out through this album, bringing all my greatest hopes to fruition and letting nothing go unquestioned; it is to him I owe my biggest thank you. Max, David, Rosemary, Lewis, Will, Charles, Hannah, Diane, Emma and Eddie who have all played a large part in this in ways the might never know. Here's to fearless enjoyment...

DVD Credits:
Published by Chrysalis Music Ltd. Recorded... for DMZ Live. Additional filming by a selection of LM, Pheobe & the BAND. Thanks to everyone who helped create this DVD. Special thanks to Mumford and Sons & Johnny Flynn and the Sussex Wit.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK 2008
5099951688028, CDV3040 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin 5099951688028, CDV3040 Europe 2008
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK Unknown
5099922935823 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album, Car) Astralwerks 5099922935823 US 2008
7899921877 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CDr, Album) Virgin 7899921877 US 2008

Tracklist

1 Ghosts 3:00
2 Old Stone 2:59
3 Tap At My Window 2:47
4 Failure 3:21
5 You're No God 2:27
6 Cross Your Fingers 2:23
7 Crawled Out Of The Sea (Interlude) 1:16
8 My Manic And I 3:56
9 Night Terror 3:09
10 The Captain And The Hourglass 3:09
11 Shine 2:38
Your Only Doll (Dora) (7:19)
12a Your Only Doll (Dora) 3:14
12b [Untitled] 1:50
12c [Untitled] 2:14

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Mastered At – The Exchange
  • Recorded At – Eastcote Studios
  • Recorded At – Eden Studios
  • Recorded At – Kore Studios
  • Mixed At – Soho Recording Studios
  • Pressed By – Mediamotion

Credits

  • Arranged By [Strings], Performer – Tom 'Fiddle' Hobden*
  • Design – Alex Cowper
  • Featuring – Emily Dreyfus, Emily Thomas, Jesse Quin, Johnny Coates, Laura Dickson, Lotte Johnson, Nick Murray , Rob Greenwood, Winston Marshall
  • Mastered By – Guy Davie
  • Performer – Marcus Mumford
  • Performer, Written-By – Laura Marling
  • Producer, Performer – Charlie Fink
  • Recorded By [Additional] – Phill Brown
  • Recorded By, Mixed By, Featuring – Guy Katsav

Notes

Jewel box with 12 page booklet.

℗ & © 2008 Virgin Records Ltd. All songs Copyright Control.
Made and printed in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5099951688028
  • Label Code: LC 03098
  • Rights Society: bel/biem
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): [MediaMotion logo] WWW.MEDIAMOTION.COM 5168822 @ 2
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI LW04
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI AAHT7
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): [MediaMotion logo] WWW.MEDIAMOTION.COM 5168822 @ 1
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LW04
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI AAHT5

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK 2008
CDV3040, 5099951688028 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV3040, 5099951688028 UK Unknown
5099922935823 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CD, Album, Car) Astralwerks 5099922935823 US 2008
7899921877 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(CDr, Album) Virgin 7899921877 US 2008
00602547794574, UMC9457 Laura Marling Alas I Cannot Swim ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180) Virgin, Universal 00602547794574, UMC9457 Europe 2016