Anita LANE: the worlds A Girl 7″ single. Transparent vinyl UK limited edition. Featuring Nick Cave! Check videos


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Anita Lane – UK limited edition 7″ single featuring Nick Cave. Tracks are: The worlds a girl , I love you …nor do I (w/ Nick Cave) and Bedazzled (w/ Nick Cave). Comes in pic sleeve with record pressed on clear vinyl excellent condition.

Anita Lane – The Worlds A Girl
Label: Mute Records Ltd.
Catalog#: MUTE177
Format: Vinyl, 7″, Clear
Country: UK
Released: 1995
Genre: Rock
Style: Alternative Rock

A1 The Worlds A Girl
Written-By – Lane* , Harvey*. The violin is great. Gorgeous, painful lyrics that ache. Anita lane is very good! This song is pure, glorious beauty. Who has a more beautiful, uplifting smile than she does?
Great Music
B1 I Love You….Nor Do I
Written-By – Harvey* , Gainsbourg*
B2 Bedazzled
Written-By – Moore* , Cook*

Engineer – Flood , Matt Crosbie , Tony Cohen
Instruments, Producer – Mick Harvey
Mixed By, Engineer – Victor Van Vugt
Violin – Warren Ellis (tracks: A1)
Vocals – Anita Lane , Nick Cave (tracks: B1, B2)

Mixed at Metropolis Audio, Melbourne.

Anita Lanes album “Dirty Pearl” (STUMM81) contains the original version of “The Worlds A Girl”.
(from liner notes).

Anita Lane is a singer, songwriter and recording artist from Melbourne, Australia. Closely associated with The Birthday Party and the early Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, with whom she co-wrote several of their most well known works such as ‘From Her To Eternity and stranger Than Kindness’.
Lanes solo career began with the four-song EP ‘Dirty Sings’, which was followed by the full length release ‘Dirty Pearl’, a mix of covers, original works and collaborations. She continued writing and collaborating with a variety of eclectic artists including Mick Harvey, Barry Adamson, Die Haut and Einsturzende Neubauten, before completing her second album, 2001s ‘avant-garde, baroque, Seventies disco album’ sex O’Clock’.


You said the world’s a girl
And I’m taking her apart
And when I cried you said
Beggar girl laugh
When my protests went wild
You brushed me aside
Like the finger of a child
When I closed my eyes
You took me from the pedestal
Down to the abyss
My soul was but consumed
I thought you were inspired
But you were just possessed

Now I have moved on
Your face is nearly gone
But your words hold me still
Silence to my will

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