Longpigs – Far (Promo CDS)

Another slightly obscure Brit Pop classic from March ’96 by Crispin Hut’s The Longpigs, their 4th single.

The full line-up was ; Bass – Simon Stafford (later with Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros), Drums – Dee Boyle R.I.P. (previously in Chakk and Cabaret Voltaire)), Guitar – Richard Hawley (now a successful solo artist) and Vocals, Guitar – Crispin Hunt.

This contains a couple of B-sides. “Jesus Christ” with it elastic bass and thrashy chorus and the gentle acoustica of “On And On” (to be their next single) from their debut album.



Mother Records – MUM PRCD9

1Far 3:24
2Jesus Christ 4:20
3On & on 2:42

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