Front 242 ‎– Headhunter

Label:
Wax Trax! Records ‎– WAX 053
Format:
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM
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Tracklist

A Headhunter (V1.0) 5:02
B Welcome To Paradise (V1.0) 5:17

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Headhunter (V1.0) (5.02.50) BPM: 123.
Welcome To Paradise (V1.0) (5.17.57) BPM: 120.
Published by Les Editions Confidentielles.
Mastering location and engineers taken from run out information. Run outs include scratched out catalog numbers from the Red Rhino Europe pressings.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 17837-0053-1 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A run out, etched): R̶R̶E̶T̶-̶6̶-̶A̶ Tape 1 1 WAX-053-A JA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B run out, etched): R̶R̶E̶T̶-̶6̶-̶B̶ Tape 1 2 WAX-053-B DB.Tapeone

Other Versions (5 of 23) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RRET 6 Front 242 Headhunter(12") Red Rhino Europe RRET 6 Belgium 1988 Sell This Version
RRECD 6 Front 242 Headhunter(CD, Single) Red Rhino Europe RRECD 6 Belgium 1988 Sell This Version
RRECV6, RRECV 6 Front 242 Headhunter(CDV, Maxi, SECAM) Red Rhino Europe, Red Rhino Europe RRECV6, RRECV 6 Europe 1988 Sell This Version
RRE 6 Front 242 Headhunter(7", Single) Red Rhino Europe RRE 6 Belgium 1988 Sell This Version
WAX CDV 053 Front 242 Headhunter(CDV, Single, NTSC) Wax Trax! Records WAX CDV 053 US 1988 Sell This Version

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planet-noise

planet-noise

April 25, 2004

Headhunter is a great ebm/industrial song, with all the elements that made it a hit. However, the real hit from this 12" is it's B-Side.
Not many people will recognize it's name, but they'll sure remember the key words: "No Sex Unltil Marriege!", and "Hey Poor! You Don't Have To Be Poor Anymore..."
During the early 90's you can still hear samples from this track on many New-Beat and early Techno releases, Megamixes, and DJ sets. Behind the key-words, there's a brilliant work of Synthesizers, Samplers, and Sound. This one of the better releases by the 242 team.
"Halleujah!"