The Ex ‎– Too Many Cowboys

Ex Records ‎– EX 031/032
2 × Vinyl, LP, Album
Flexi-disc, 7", Single Sided

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Too Many Cowboys
A1 The Ex Red & Black 5:47
A2 The Ex White Shirts 3:54
A3 The Ex Adversity
Lyrics By, Music By – Chumbawamba
A4 The Ex People Again 4:12
A5 The Ex Knock 2:46
B1 The Ex Hands Up, You're Free 3:07
B2 The Ex Butter Or Bombs
Lyrics By – Nico Van ApeldoornMusic By – The Ex
B3 The Ex Ignorance 4:11
B4 The Ex Dumbo 3:18
B5 The Ex How Can One Sell The Air 5:46
C1 The Ex Business As Usual 5:56
C2 The Ex Olympigs 4:19
C3 The Ex Choice
Lyrics By – Nico Van Apeldoorn
C4 The Ex A Job / Stupid 2:40
C5 The Ex Oops 6:32
D1 The Ex No Fear 5:04
D2 The Ex Vivisection
Lyrics By, Music By – Rondo's*
D3 The Ex A Piece Of Paper 6:37
D4 The Ex They Shall Not Pass 3:28
D5 The Ex Pigjump 4:51
Flexi Disc
E Nico Van Apeldoorn Wie Vermoordde Hans K.?
Guitar – Beat CornazLyrics By – Nico Van ApeldoornSaxophone – Kees Van Der Haak


  • BassLuc* (tracks: A1 to D5)
  • DrumsKatrin* (tracks: A1 to D5)
  • GuitarTerrie* (tracks: A1 to D5)
  • Mixed ByDolf* (tracks: A1 to D5), The Ex (tracks: A1 to D5)
  • PerformerCobie* (tracks: A1 to D5)
  • Recorded ByDolf*
  • VoiceG.W.Sok* (tracks: A1 to D5), John* (tracks: A1 to D5)
  • Written-ByThe Ex (tracks: A1, A2, A4 to B1, B3 to C2, C4 to D5)


℗ & © 1987 Ron Johnson Music, Ex Records.

Too Many Cowboys: Recorded between 16 and 26 October 1986 at: 't Paard - The Hague, Vrije Vloer - Utrecht, Debarak - Zutphen, De Ark - Anna Paulowna) and Emma's Koeienverhuurbedrijf - Amsterdam. Mixed from 12 to 18 January 1987 at Emma's Koeienverhuur.
Wie Vermoordde Hans K.?: Recorded in Vanhall on 10 January 1987 during the Gramschap poetry night.

Contains a 24-page newspaper and a poster/lyric sheet. Specific artist roles are taken from The Ex website.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
Di-Di Records 108-109 The Ex Too Many Cowboys(2xLP, Album) Di Di Music Di-Di Records 108-109 Greece 1987 Sell This Version
EX 031/032D The Ex Too Many Cowboys(CD, Album, RE) Ex Records EX 031/032D Netherlands 1993 Sell This Version
EX 031/032D, Fist 019 The Ex Too Many Cowboys(CD, Album, RE) Ex Records, Fist Puppet EX 031/032D, Fist 019 US Unknown Sell This Version
MDR 5 The Ex Too Many Cowboys(2xLP, Album) Mordam Records MDR 5 US 1987 Sell This Version
ZRON 25, EX 031/032 The Ex Too Many Cowboys(2xLP, Album + Flexi, 7", S/Sided) Ron Johnson Records, Ex Records ZRON 25, EX 031/032 UK 1987 Sell This Version