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Marillion - Clutching At Straws
Marillion - Clutching At Straws
Performer: Marillion
Title: Clutching At Straws
Label: EMI
Country: UK
Released: Jun 1987
Style: Pop Rock, Prog Rock
Cat: EMD 1002
Rating: 4.1/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 2982 mb | MP3 size: 1723 mb | WMA size: 1659 mb
Genre: Rock

1Just For The Record3:08
2Hotel Hobbies3:37
3Torch Song
Voice [Dr. Finlay] – John Cavanagh
4Sugar Mice5:44
5Slàinte Mhath4:40
6That Time Of The Night (The Short Straw)5:56
7Warm Wet Circles
Backing Vocals – Tessa Niles
8White Russian6:26
9The Last Straw: Happy Ending
Backing Vocals – Tessa Niles
Backing Vocals – Christopher "Robbin" Kimsey


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
1C 064 2407851, 1C 064-24 0785 1, 24 0785 1Marillion Clutching At Straws ‎(LP, Album)EMI, EMI, EMI1C 064 2407851, 1C 064-24 0785 1, 24 0785 1Europe1987
64 2407851Marillion Clutching At Straws ‎(LP, Album)EMI64 2407851Italy1987
066 24 0785 1Marillion Clutching At Straws ‎(LP, Album)EMI066 24 0785 1Spain1987
527117 2Marillion Clutching At Straws ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM)EMI527117 2Brazil2001
0190295605179Marillion Clutching At Straws ‎(2xLP, Album, RM + 3xLP + Box, Dlx, Ltd)Parlophone0190295605179Europe2018


  • BassPete Trewavas
  • Concept By [Sleeve Concept]Fish
  • Drums, PercussionIan Mosley
  • GuitarSteve Rothery
  • Illustration, DesignMark Wilkinson
  • KeyboardsMark Kelly
  • Lyrics ByDerek William Dick, Fish
  • Mixed ByDavid Jacob
  • Mixed By [Assistant]Avril Macintosh
  • Music By, Arranged ByMarillion
  • Photography ByJanus Van Helfteren
  • ProducerChris Kimsey
  • Recorded ByNick Davis
  • Recorded By [Assistant]Richard Sullivan
  • VocalsFish


Recorded at Westside Studios, London.
Mixed at Advision Studios, London.

℗ & © 1987 EMI Records Ltd.

A: Mick said he'll see you at Wembley Nov 3rd
B: Dave Likes 'em too.

Black label


  • Barcode: 5 099924 078511
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Stamped): EMD 1002 A-1-1- 6 A1 D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched): MICK SAID HE'LL SEE YOU AT WEMBLEY NOV 3ᴿᴰ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Stamped): EMD 1002 B-1-1-1-2 DD
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched): DAVE LIKES EM' TOO
  • Other: Black label


  • Mixed At – Advision Studios
  • Recorded At – Westside Studios



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