The Wheal


The Wheal

"The Wheal" is a song by Coil released on two separate 7" vinyl singles.

The Wheal/Keelhauler

Infobox single |
Name = The Wheal/Keelhauler
Type = 7"
Artist = Coil


Released = 1987
Recorded =
Genre = Dark ambient, Drone
Length = ~6:52
Label = Normal
Producer = Coil
Reviews =
Last single = The Wheel/The Wheal
(1987)
This single = "The Wheal/Keelhauler"
(1987)
Next single = "The Unreleased Themes For Hellraiser"
(1987)extra album cover 2
Upper caption = Additional covers
Type = single


Lower caption = Back cover

"The Wheal/Keelhauler" was a 7" vinyl single originally packaged along with initial copies of the first pressing of Gold Is The Metal With The Broadest Shoulders. In 1996, 23 signed and numbered copies were sold through rec.music.industrial for $20. Several stickers were also included as inserts.

Only the special edition of the "The Wheal/Keelhauler" had a proper cover.

Track listing

Side A:
# "The Wheal" – ~3:14Side B:
# "Keelhauler" – 3:38

The Wheel/The Wheal

Infobox single |
Name = The Wheel/The Wheal
Type = 7"
Artist = Coil


Released = 1987
Recorded =
Genre = Dark ambient, Industrial
Length = ~5:59
Label = Threshold House
Producer = Coil
Reviews =
Last single = Gold Is The Metal With The Broadest Shoulders
(1987)
This single = "The Wheel/The Wheal"
(1987)
Next single = "The Wheal/Keelhauler"
(1987)extra album cover 2
Upper caption = Additional covers
Type = single


Lower caption = Side B

This 7" vinyl single was packaged with along with initial copies of the first pressing of "Gold Is The Metal With The Broadest Shoulders", as was "The Wheal/Keelhauler". The edition is believed to belimited to 500 copies, however the single was later included with a special edition of "Gold Is The Metal With The Broadest Shoulders", which was limited to 55, so that pressing number may or may not be inclusive.

The song "The Wheel" was originally released on the compilation "If You Can't Please Yourself You Can't, Please Your Soul" CD and 12" vinyl. The song "The Wheal" was later released on the CD version of "Gold Is The Metal With The Broadest Shoulders".

The vinyl is etched as follows:
Side A: ANIMAL IN PALACE
Side B: RING OF BRIGHT WARFARE

Track listing

Side A:
# "The Wheel" – ~2:45Side B:
# "The Wheal" – ~3:14

ee also

*Keelhauling

References

* [http://www.discogs.com/release/194179 discogs.com entry]
* [http://www.discogs.com/release/99488 discogs.com entry]


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