PANDORAs BOX Safe Sex (When It Comes To Loving You) (1990 UK 4-track 12″ vinyl single from the bands brilliant Original Sin album. Includes the tracks Pray Lewd, I’ve Been Dreaming Up A Storm Lately and Requiem Metal. With original picture sleeve VST1275).
1. Safe Sex (When It Comes To Loving U)
2. Pray Lewd
3. I’ve Been Dreaming Up A Storm Lately
4. Requiem Metal
Year of Release: 1990
Title: Safe Sex (When It Comes To Loving You)
Format: 12″ RECORD/MAXI SINGLE
Record Label: Virgin
Catalogue No: VST1275
Country of Origin: UK
Barcode : 5012980127566
Related Artists: Jim Steinman, Meat Loaf,
Pandoras Box was a female pop music group assembled by Jim Steinman in the 1980s. Some of its members had previously worked with Steinman, in the ensemble Fire Inc., on the album Bat Out of Hell, on live shows and on other studio recordings. They produced one concept album, Original Sin, released in 1989.
The listed members, whose photos were put on the album, were Elaine Caswell, Ellen Foley, Gina Taylor, Deliria Wilde, and Jim Steinman, who was listed as a keyboardist.
Foley had worked with Steinman on Bat out of Hell, whereas Wilde had been in his Fire Inc. group. Caswell has worked with Steinman on many projects, including The Dream Engine. In 2006 she performed “Its All Coming Back to Me Now” at shows called “Over the Top” at Joes Pub in New York City.
Title / Main Vocalist / Subsequent Cover Versions
Safe Sex / Gina Taylor / A demo of “Safe Sex” performed by Canadian vocalist Karine Hannah has been leaked onto the internet from the period when she was working with Steinman on an ill-fated album; it is expected to appear on The Dream Engines debut album
Pray Lewd / solo piano medley of “Original Sin”, “Its All Coming Back To Me Now” and “It Just Won’t Quit”, performed by Steven Margoshe’s covered at some Dream Engine/Over the Top concerts
I’ve Been Dreaming up a Storm Lately / monologue performed by Jim Steinman re-used in an early draft of Dance of the Vampires