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Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Poly Styrene - 1st Single (1976) + Gods And Goddesses ep (1986)

Poly Styrene died yesterday and I thought I'd post some of her releases other than X Ray Spex. Go here for earlier X Ray Spex post:

info here: 

1st Single (1976) [as Mari Elliot]
01. Silly Billy
02. What A Way

Gods And Goddesses ep (1986)
01. Trick Of The Witch
02. Paramatma
03. Sacred Temple
04. Big Boy Toy

Vom - Mabuhay Gardens, San Francisco 5-24-78

A couple guys from the Angry Somoans were in this band with the writer Richard Meltzer. This one was recorded through the soundboard and the sound quality is very good.

01. My Eyes Have Seen You
02. Louie Louie
03. No Surf Commies
04. Have My Baby
05. Broads Are =
06. Pogo Child
07. Punkmobile
08. Dare To Be Dumb
09. (I Am) The Son Of Sam
10. Gimme Nothin'
11. I'm In Love With Your Mom

Crime (US) - Demos + Live 1977-1979

The sound quality of the demos is very good. The Mab show was recorded from the audience and the sound quality is pretty good.

-I recently got a hold of another source for the Mab show that has a complete version of Crime Wave plus tow additional songs. 

Demo 5-77 [from cassette tape]
01. Terminal Boredom
02. Dillinger's Brain

Demo 12-30-78 [from cassette tape]
01. Crime Wave
02. TV Blue

Demo 8-10-79 [from Punk Vault 7" ep]
01. If Looks Could Kill
02. Rockin' Weird
03. Lost Soul

@ Mabuhay Gardens, San Francisco 6-04-78 [from cassette tape] [source 1]
01. Instrumental Instrumental
02. Rock 'n' Roll Enemy no. 1
03. Piss On Your Dog
04. Feel The Beat
05. Good Time
06. I Don't Care
07. Twisted
08. I Knew This Nurse
09. San Francisco's Doomed + Crime Wave

Crime - Mabuhay Gardens, San Francisco 6-04-78 [source 2]
01. I Knew This Nurse
02. San Francisco's Doomed
03. Crime Wave
04. I Stupid Anyway
05. Murder By Guitar

Channel 3 - KPFK, Los Angeles 9-11-82

 This is a radio broadcast and the sound quality is very good.

setlist: [from cassette tape]
01. I'll Take My Chances
02. I Got A Gun
03. Out Of Control
04. I Wanna Know Why
05. My Generation
06. Accident
07. Waiting In The Wings
08. No Love
09. Strength In Numbers
10. Wetspots
11. Life Goes On
12. Fear Of Life
13. Separate Peace
14. Catholic Boy
15. You Lie
16. You Make Me Feel Cheap