Gut Records, 2003 This album has been delaying completion of my Wildies project, so I figured I would make a virtue of the semi-apathy I feel towards it; art creates art etc. Besides, labouring over a 1-2000 word essay on this particular record would be an act of dishonesty on my part anyway, so itContinue reading “The Wildhearts – The Wildhearts Must be Destroyed”
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The Wildhearts – Fishing for Luckies
Round Records, 1996 Pretty much every circumstance surrounding this album suggests that it shouldn’t be much cop: released on the bands own Round Records label in late 1996 after they acrimoniously split from East/West, I bought it as a cut out for a fiver back when Way Ahead was still a music shop. It’s technicallyContinue reading “The Wildhearts – Fishing for Luckies”
The Wildhearts – P.H.U.Q.
EastWest, 1995 This was the first Wildies album I bought, back in 1995, in a small indie shop while on holiday in Wales. Naturally there was no CD player in the cottage, so I had to wait til I got home to get it listened. I’m pretty sure purchase of this album was preceded byContinue reading “The Wildhearts – P.H.U.Q.”
The Wildhearts – Earth vs. The Wildhearts (1993)
I always thought this came out in 1994, but that must apparently have been the reissue. The Wildies’ debut is inarguably the most esteemed of their records by the rock media and the readers of the rock media, as evinced here (below The Darkness? Don’t make me laugh. Or cry) and hyurr. I’m not soContinue reading “The Wildhearts – Earth vs. The Wildhearts (1993)”