The Sisters of Mercy
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1980
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The Sisters of Mercy

The Sisters of Mercy Biography (Wikipedia)

The Sisters of Mercy are an English rock band, formed in 1980 in Leeds. After achieving early underground fame in the UK, the band had their commercial breakthrough in mid-1980s and sustained it until the early 1990s, when they stopped releasing new recorded output in protest against their record company. Currently, the band is a touring outfit only.

The group has released three original studio albums, of which the last was released in 1990. Each album was recorded by a different line-up; singer-songwriter Andrew Eldritch and the drum machine called Doktor Avalanche are the only points of continuity among the line-ups. Eldritch and Avalanche were also involved in the Sisterhood, a side-project connected with Eldritch's dispute with former members.

The group ceased recording activity in 1993, when they went on strike against their record company Time Warner, which they accused of withholding royalties and of incompetence. Although Time Warner released them from their contract in 1997, they have not signed to another label, despite showcasing numerous new songs in their live sets.

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Lucretia My Reflection
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This Corrosion
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This Corrosion
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Never Land - A Fragment
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Never Land - A Fragment
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Alice
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Alice
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Dominion
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Dominion
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More
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Floorshow (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 25 Aug 1982)
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Floorshow  (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 25 Aug 1982)
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1969 (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 25 Aug 1982)
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1969 (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 25 Aug 1982)
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Dominion/Mother Russia
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Dominion/Mother Russia
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Heartland
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Heartland
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Black Planet
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Black Planet
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Heartland (Radio 1 Kid Jensen Session, 6 Mar 1983)
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Heartland (Radio 1 Kid Jensen Session, 6 Mar 1983)
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Burn (Radio 1 Kid Jensen Session, 6 Mar 1983)
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Burn (Radio 1 Kid Jensen Session, 6 Mar 1983)
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Valentine - BBC Session 06/03/1983
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Valentine - BBC Session 06/03/1983
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Walk Away
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Walk Away
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Marian
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Marian
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Phantom
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Phantom
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