- "Song to the Siren"'s 101 weeks on the UK Indie Chart was the 4th longest chart run after 3 classics of longevity, "Bela Lugosi's Dead" by Bauhaus (131 weeks), "Blue Monday" by New Order (186 weeks) and "Love Will Tear Us Apart" by Joy Division (195 weeks).
- The album is referenced in Patton Oswalt's stand up set on his album Werewolves and Lollipops, on the track "America Has Spoken" when ranting about the miserable, lazy, lonely and failed mentality of someone who eats Kentucky Fried Chicken's Famous Bowls. Quote, "Is there a way that the bowl can play This Mortal Coil's It'll End In Tears album while I'm eating at two in the morning in my darkened apartment, just kinda staring into the middle distance?"
- "Song to the Siren" also appears in the soundtrack of David Lynch's Lost Highway, although it was not included in the album.
- "Song to the Siren" also appears in the soundtrack of Peter Jackson The Lovely Bones.
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