SONG: First and Last and Always

ARTISTS music: Gary Marx
lyrics: Andrew Eldritch
VERSIONS - live 1985 [4:02]
- live 1990 [4:16]
  Notes: shorter intro, more blah blah.
- live 1996 [3:27]
  Notes: faster, different guitar riff
- studio album [3:58]
+- studio Japanese album mix [4:11]
LIVE PERFORMANCES Performed: 1985/03/09 - 2003/04/26 (217 times)

See all performances of the song: with setlists | without setlists

RELEASES Official:
  • 1985 First and Last and Always album [album; Japanese album mix]
  • 1985 Wake video [1985 (1985/06/18)]

    ROIO:
    live
    1985
  • Adult Movies (1985/05/02)

  • 1990
  • Black Vision (1990/11/22)
  • Out in the Dark (1992/06/13)
  • Visions of Death (1990/11/22)

  • 1996
  • Victorian Night (1997/06/10)
  • Visions at the Forum (1998/02/13)
  • LIVE STATISTICS
    Year Tour Version Times played Total concerts Frequency Performances
    1985 Tune In Turn On Burn Out 1985 19(/0) 20(/0) 95%(/0%) ----->
    1985 Armageddon 1985 32(/0) 32(/0) 100%(/0%) ----->
    1990 (1990 tour) 1990 10(/0) 11(/0) 91%(/0%) ----->
    1991 Tour Thing 1990 34(/0) 35(/0) 97%(/0%) ----->
    1991 Turn In Turn On Load Out 1990 9(/0) 9(/0) 100%(/0%) ----->
    1992 (1992 summer gigs) 1990 5(/1) 5(/1) (Unkn: 1) 100%(/100%) ----->
    1993 (1993 summer gigs) 1990 4(/0) 4(/0) 100%(/0%) ----->
    1993 Overbombing 1990 11(/0) 11(/0) 100%(/0%) ----->
    1996 Roadkill 1996 4(/2) 4(/2) 100%(/100%) ----->
    1997 Distance Over Time 1996 11 11 100% ----->
    1998 Event Horizon 1996 18 18 100% ----->
    1998 Summer 1996 5(/4) 6(/5) 83%(/80%) ----->
    1999 To the Planet Edge 1996 18(/17) 18(/17) 100%(/100%) ----->
    2000 Trip the Light Fantastic 1996 4 9 44% ----->
    2001 Exxile on Euphoria 1996 13 18 72% ----->
    2002 Sisters 2002 Europe 1996 3 3 100% ----->
    2003 Smoke and Mirrors 1996 18(/17) 21(/20) 86%(/85%) ----->
    Total:218(/90)235(/104) (Unkn: 1)93%(/87%)