BAKTABAK Interview Picture Disc CD

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Interview Picture Disc - Cover (outside)

Release Notes

  • Label: BAKTABAK Records
  • Catalogue#: CBAK 4010
  • Format: CD, Picture Disc
  • Released: 1988 (UK)


  • Limited edition of xxx copies
  • The disc comes in a slimline jewelcase and does, therefore, have no back cover.
  • The back lid of the cover notes:

The TALKING PICTURE series of interview albums and compact discs
contain rare and spontaneous interviews with the stars. These interviews
are exclusive to BAKTABAK Records and in many cases have been heard
by no one other than the interviewer prior to their release in this series.
The TALKING PICTURE series of compact discs has been digitally processed
to improve the quality of the original recording.

Interview Picture Disc - View of disc in tray


On the other hand, this reel gives proof that the interview took place in London in November or December 1987.

The same interview is (partly or in full) available on other releases as well, see:

Track List

  • 1    Interview                                                                          28:30 min.

Interview Picture Disc - Cover (inside)

Interview Details

  • Talks about where Andrew lives (Hamburg / London / Leeds) and that he hates London
  • Writing process and production
  • Hamburg, musicians and groupies
  • Leaving Oxford and moving to Leeds
  • Learning Chinese - being a tourist - Taiwan
  • Growing up and music
  • Andrew Eldritch admitting he can't sing - career in music - learning to play drums
  • Originally 14 songs written for Floodland - producing the album