Released in 1990, Heaven or Las Vegas was the band’s most commercially successful release, reaching number seven in the UK album charts. But on the Scottish band’s 1990 album, Heaven or Las Vegas, Fraser’s voice rose to the forefront, no longer submerged. Rather than crafting instrumental textures involving Fraser’s voice, Heaven presents paintings whose principal color is her voice, and sacrifices none of the dense complexity underneath.
Lyrics to "Heaven Or Las Vegas" song by Cocteau Twins: Who'll ever win? Gee, you're just so ephemeral Go back for new For new in vain, it failed Singing . .Singing on the famous street I want to love me Am I just in heaven or Las Vegas It's so much more brighter than the sun is to me. He's a hustler It's a role, he'll never make a suit Hang on to this So stay and spin and fail and fail Who'll ever win? Gee, you're just so ephemeral Go back for new For new in vain, it failed
Heaven or Las Vegas" - Cocteau TwinsVia SoundCloud. It’s impossible to make out most of the lyrics on the title track to the Cocteau Twins’ 1990 album, Heaven or Las Vegas. Over Robin Guthrie’s shimmery, shivery guitar strum, singer Elizabeth Fraser bends her notes into mysterious shapes. One minute she sounds like an opera singer, the next like a mother baby-talking to her new daughter.
Heaven or Las Vegas" is a song by Scottish band Cocteau Twins. The song has been described as dream pop. All tracks written by Cocteau Twins. Heaven or Las Vegas (Album Version)" – 4:54. The track reached No. 9 in the US Billboard Modern Rock chart.
Singing on the famous street I want to love me Am I just in heaven or Las Vegas It's so much more brighter than the sun is to me The chill must itch in my soul That's like any old playing card It must be why I'm thinking of Las Vegas It's why it's more brighter than the. sun is to me. Furthermore, let's blast it off I'm dizzy so I go, another bit it off Come fantasy, for a carnival I'm empty before our wedding day. Singing on the famous street I want to love me Am I just in heaven or Las Vegas It's so much more brighter than the sun is to me The ch.
|A2||Pitch The Baby||3:17|
|A5||Heaven Or Las Vegas||4:57|
|B1||I Wear Your Ring||3:40|
|B3||Wolf In The Breast||3:32|
|B4||Road, River And Rail||3:31|
|B5||Frou-Frou Foxes In Midsummer Fires||5:37|
- Record Company – Grabaciones Accidentales, S.A.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Beggars Banquet Ltd.
- Copyright (c) – Beggars Banquet Ltd.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Momentum Music Ltd.
- Overdubbed At – Momentum Music Ltd.
- Pressed By – Eurogram, S.A.
- Printed By – Offset ALG, S.A.
- Distributed By – DRO, S.A.
NotesIncludes printed inner sleeve.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Scanned): 8414762403801
- Barcode (Printed): 8 414762 403801
- Other (Depósito Legal): M-29579-1990
- Matrix / Runout (Scratched On A Side Vinyl): 850 4GA 0380 = A ✶ 1
- Matrix / Runout (Scratched On B Side Vinyl): 850 4GA 0380 = ✶ B ✶ 1
- Rights Society: SGAE
|CAD 0012||Cocteau Twins||Heaven Or Las Vegas (LP, Album)||4AD||CAD 0012||UK||1990|
|Cad 0012 cd||Cocteau Twins||Heaven Or Las Vegas (CD, Album)||4AD||Cad 0012 cd||Benelux||1990|
|CDP 7 93669 2||Cocteau Twins||Heaven Or Las Vegas (CD, Album, RE, EMI)||Capitol Records, 4AD||CDP 7 93669 2||US||Unknown|
|RCCY-1059||Cocteau Twins||Heaven Or Las Vegas (CD, Album, RE)||4AD||RCCY-1059||Japan||1999|
|RTD 120.1187.1||Cocteau Twins||Heaven Or Las Vegas (LP, Album)||4AD, Rough Trade, Rough Trade Records GmbH||RTD 120.1187.1||Germany||1990|