Anarka And Poppy – The lost All The Madmen recordings – 1984 / This Bitter Lesson – 96 Tapes – 1982 / Crass – The final interview Dial House – 1984 / Blyth Power – Meanwhile Gardens – 1986 / Buld – 96 Tapes – 1986 / Louise – Chiswick Demo – 1989 / Blyth Power – Streetlevel Demo – 1984 / A Touch Of Hysteria – 96 Tapes – 1983

Anarka And Poppy – The lost All The Madmen recordings – 1984 In January 2015, Louise from the band Hysteria Ward contacted me to ask if I was interested in a load of stuff in a box. A mysterious question to which I answered “Yes I was”. On visiting I found that the box contained […]

All The Madmen records re-launch gig next Friday – 30/11/12

The long awaited All The Madmen records launch gig promises performances by The Mob, Hagar The Womb, The Astronauts, Andy T and Kill Pretty at the Boston Arms, Tufnell Park, London on Friday 30th November starting at 7 pm. Entry free of charge to All The Madmen records co op members. Possibly a co op […]

The Mob / Patrik Fitzgerald / Hagar The Womb / Idiot Strength / Shocks Of Mighty! – Bristol Feece – 24/02/12

On a glorious bright late winters day, this Penguin sat back and wondered what will Hagar The Womb sound like after twenty five years in the wilderness? The Mob were in the wilderness even longer and decided to perform the debut reformation gig at this very same venue in Bristol last April. From the Mob’s […]

The Mob – All The Madmen Records – 1980 / 1983

The Mob formed in a village near Yeovil in Somerset, England, around the beginning of 1978. The band at this time consisted of Mark (guitar, vocals and songwriter), Graham (drums), and Curtis (bass and backing vocals). All of the members of The Mob had previously been in a band called Magnum Force while at school together… The Mob played […]

Flux Of Pink Indians – F.C.T.U.L.P. – Alternative Mixes – 1984

Fucking Cunts Treat Us Like Pricks – Alternative Mixes 1 Fucking Cunts Treat Us Like Pricks – Alternative Mixes 2 A different studio mix of some of the tracks off Flux Of Pink Indians second full length LP. In fact more than a ‘full length’ LP as it was originally a double vinyl set released on Spiderleg […]

Throbbing Gristle – Fetish Records – 1981

Discipline SO36 Club Berlin 07/11/80 Discipline 666 Club Manchester 04/12/80 Industrial disco hit released to the world via Fetish Records in 1981 – marching music for psychic youth indeed, two shots of the same track recorded at Berlin and Manchester at the end of 1980. Text below written by Pete and ripped ungraciously from […]