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From the Album The Glowing Man (2016) (buy at amazon.com)
The Glowing Man
Cloud Of Forgetting
Cloud Of Unknowing
The World Looks Red / The World Looks Black
People Like Us
Frankie M.
When Will I Return?
The Glowing Man
Finally, Peace

From the Album To Be Kind (2014) (buy at amazon.com)

From the Album The Seer (2012) (buy at amazon.com)
The Seer
Mother Of The World
The Wolf
The Seer
The Seer Returns
93 Ave.blues
The Daughter Brings The Water
Song For A Warrior
A Piece Of The Sky

From the Album My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The Sky (2010) (buy at amazon.com)
My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The Sky
No Words/No Thoughts
Reeling The Liars In
My Birth
You F*cking People Make Me Sick
Inside Madeline
Eden Prison
Little Mouth

From the Album The great AnnIhilator (2002) (buy at amazon.com)
The great AnnIhilator
I Am The Sun
She Lives!
Celebrity Lifestyle
Blood Promise
My Buried Child
Alcohol The Seed
Killing For Company
Mothers Milk
What Does A Body Mean?
The Great Annihilator

From the Album Cop (1999) (buy at amazon.com)
Half Life
Why Hide
Clay Man
Your Property

From the Album Soundtracks For The Blind (1996) (buy at amazon.com)
Soundtracks For The Blind
Helpless Child
Yum-yab Killers
All Lined Up
How They Suffer
Red Velvet Wound
The Sound

From the Album Holy Money (1993) (buy at amazon.com)
Holy Money
A Hanging
You Need Me
Another You

From the Album Greed (1993) (buy at amazon.com)
A Fool
Anything For You
Stupid Child
Money Is Flesh

From the Album Young God Ep (1993) (buy at amazon.com)
Young God Ep
I Crawled
Raping A Slave
Young God
This Is Mine

From the Album Love Of Life (1992) (buy at amazon.com)
Love Of Life
Love Of Life
The Golden Boy That Was Swallowed By The Sea
The Other Side Of The World
The Sound Of Freedom
In The Eyes Of Nature
She Crys (For Spider)
God Loves America
No Cure For The Lonely (Cd Only)

From the Album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity (1991) (buy at amazon.com)
White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity
Better Than You
Power And Sacrifice
You Know Nothing
Song For Dead Time
Will We Survive
Love Will Save You
Song For The Sun
Miracle Of Love
When She Breathes
Why Are We Alive?
The Most Unfortunate Lie

From the Album The Burning World (1989) (buy at amazon.com)
The Burning World
The River That Runs With Love Won't Run Dry
Let It Come Down
Mona Lisa, Mother Earth
(She's A) Universal Emptiness
I Remember Who You Are
Jane Mary, Cry One Tear
See No More
God Damn The Sun

From the Album SKIN : Shame, Humility, Revenge (1988) (buy at amazon.com)
SKIN : Shame, Humility, Revenge
Nothing Without You
Everything At Once
Breathing Water
The Center Of Your Heart
24 Hours
One Small Sacrifice
Turned To Stone

From the Album SKIN: Blood, Women, Roses (1987) (buy at amazon.com)
SKIN: Blood, Women, Roses
One Thousand Years
We'll Fall Apart
Still A Child
Come Out
Red Rose
Blood On Your Hands

From the Album Children Of God (1987) (buy at amazon.com)
Children Of God
Beautiful Child
Blind Love
Blood And Honey
Children Of God
In My Garden
Like A Drug (Sha La La La)
New Mind
Our Love Lies
Real Love
Sex, God, Sex
Trust Me
You're Not Real, Girl

From the Album Filth (1983) (buy at amazon.com)
Big Strong Boss
Power For Power
Stay Here
Thank You

From the Album 4 Song Ep (1982) (buy at amazon.com)
4 Song Ep
Sensitive Skin
Take Advantage

Other Songs:
1,000 Years
Bring The Sun / Toussaint L'ouverture
Come Out
Feel Happiness
I Want To Be Your Dog
Love Will Tear Us Apart
Mother, My Body Disgusts Me
No Cruel Angel
Not Alone
Picture Of Mary Ann
Was He Ever Alive

Swans Info:

Swans is an American experimental rock band originally active from 1982 to 1997, led by singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Michael Gira. The band was one of the few groups to emerge from the early 1980s New York no wave scene and stay intact into the next decade. In 2010, Gira reformed Swans. -Wikipedia

New York City, United States

Experimental rock, no wave, post-punk, noise rock, industrial, gothic rock, art rock, post-rock

Years active:
1982-1997, 2010-present

Associated acts:
Akron/Family, Angels of Light, Jarboe, World of Skin

Name Origin:
Gira states he took the moniker Swans as it described the sound he wanted best. Gira explained: "Swans are majestic, beautiful looking creatures. With really ugly temperaments."

Michael Gira -
guitar, vocals (1982-1997, 2010-present)

Christoph Hahn -
guitar (1988-1991, 2010-present)

Thor Harris -
drums, percussion, vibes, dulcimer, keyboards (2010-present)

Chris Pravdica -
bass guitar (2010-present)

Phil Puleo -
drums, percussion, dulcimer (1995-1997, 2010-present)

Norman Westberg -
guitar (1983-1995, 2010-present)

Past members:
Dan Braun - bass (1982)
Bill Bronson - bass (1995-1997)
Harry Crosby - bass (1983-1984)
Daniel Galli-Duani - saxophone (1982)
Ronaldo Gonzalez - drums (1986-1987)
Sue Hanel - guitar (1982)
Jarboe - keyboard, vocals, piano (1984-1997, 2012)
Jonathan Kane - drums (1982-1983)
Algis Kizys - bass (1986-1995)
Mojo - percussion, tape loops (1982)
Thurston Moore - bass (1982)
Roli Mosimann - drums (1983-1984)
Ivan Nahem - drums (1982, 1986)
Ted Parsons - drums (1985-1987)
Bob Pezzola - drums (1982-1983)
Vinnie Signorelli - drums (1991-1992)
Clint Steele - guitar (1990-1997)
Jon Tessler - bass, percussion, tape loops (1982)
Jenny Wade - bass (1991)

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