Slapp Happy / Henry Cow ‎– Desperate Straights

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Virgin ‎– V 2024
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A1 Some Questions About Hats
Written-By – Anthony Moore, Peter Blegvad
1:53
A2 The Owl
Written-By – Anthony Moore
2:17
A3 A Worm Is At Work
Written-By – Anthony Moore, Peter Blegvad
1:52
A4 Bad Alchemy
Piano – John GreavesWritten-By – John Greaves, Peter Blegvad
3:06
A5 Europa
Percussion – Pierre MoerlenWritten-By – Anthony Moore, Peter Blegvad
2:48
A6 Desperate Straights
Written-By – Anthony Moore
4:14
A7 Riding Tigers
Written-By – Peter Blegvad
2:02
B1 Apes In Capes
Written-By – Anthony Moore
2:16
B2 Strayed
Written-By – Peter Blegvad
1:54
B3 Giants
Written-By – Anthony Moore, Peter Blegvad
1:57
B4 Excerpt From The Messiah
Written-By – Peter Blegvad
1:49
B5 In The Sickbay
Organ [Wurlitzer] – Dagmar KrauseWritten-By – Dagmar Krause, Peter Blegvad
2:09
B6 Caucasian Lullaby
Piano – Tim HodgkinsonWritten-By – Anthony Moore, Chris Cutler
8:25

Credits

Notes

Recorded at The Manor & Nova Sound Studios.

1st pressing promo circulated only to the press, with blank labels & with 16-page biographical booklet made by Peter Blegvad and Chris Cutler, containing original drawings, commentary and photographs.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: V 2024 A-2U
  • Matrix / Runout: V 2024 B-1U
  • Matrix / Runout (side A etched): PN/A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B etched): PN/B

Other Versions (5 of 13) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
V 2024 Slapp Happy / Henry Cow Slapp Happy / Henry Cow - Desperate Straights(LP, Album) Virgin V 2024 UK 1975 Sell This Version
TCV 2024 Slapp Happy / Henry Cow Slapp Happy / Henry Cow - Desperate Straights(Cass, Album) Virgin TCV 2024 UK 1975 Sell This Version
V 2024 Slapp Happy / Henry Cow Slapp Happy / Henry Cow - Desperate Straights(LP, Album, RP) Virgin V 2024 UK 1975 Sell This Version
VIP-4071 Slapp Happy / Henry Cow Slapp Happy / Henry Cow - Desperate Straights(LP, Album) Virgin VIP-4071 Japan 1980 Sell This Version
limitedDesperate Slapp Happy / Henry Cow Slapp Happy / Henry Cow - Desperate Straights(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap) ReR Megacorp limitedDesperate Japan 2006 Sell This Version

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