Various ‎– The Big One

Flipside Records ‎– FLIP LP 30
Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A1 Big Drill Car A Take Away
Bass, Producer – Bob ThomsonDrums – Danny MarcroftGuitar, Producer – Mark ArnoldProducer, Recorded By – Donnell CameronVocals – Frank DalyWritten-By – Big Drill Car, Smooth (23)
A2 Popdefect Bob Says No
Bass – Charlie*Drums – Nicki*Guitar – Al*Recorded By – Iain O'Higgins
A3 Down By Law (2) Vision
Bass – Ed UrlikDrums – Dave Nazworthy*Guitar, Vocals, Written-By – Dave SmalleyLead Guitar – Jaimie Pina*Recorded By – The Legendary Starbolt
A4 Claw Hammer Hey Old Lady And Bert's Song
Bass – Rob WaltherDrums – Rick SortwellGuitar – Chris BagarozziGuitar, Vocals – John WahlProducer – Brett Gurewitz, Claw Hammer
A5 The Offspring Take It Like A Man
Bass – Greg K*Drums – R. Welty*Guitar – Noodles (5)Producer – Thom WilsonRecorded By – Mr. Brett*Vocals – Keith Holland
A6 Hunger Farm Guilt
Bass – Mike Morris (7)Drums – Scott Lindsay*Guitar, Vocals – Bill Burk
A7 Distorted Pony Jahr Null
Performer – U*, Dora Jahr, Der Hammer*, Theodore JacksonRecorded By – Donnell Cameron
A8 Blackbird I Need You
Bass, Vocals – Tony KinmanGuitar, Vocals – Chip KinmanProducer – Cole Coonce
B1 Steel Pole Melvins Task Force Hardball
Bass – Dale Flattum*Drums – Darren Mor-X*Guitar – Mike MalmsteenPerformer – Melvins
B2 Sharkbait Mr. Fernando
Engineer – Bart ThurberWritten-By, Producer – Sharkbait
B3 Helios Creed Hard
Drums – Ray Washam*Recorded By – Billy A.*Vocals, Guitar, Bass – Helios Creed
B4 Victim's Family* Sinatra Mantra
Bass – Larry BoothroydDrums – Tim "Bucky" Solyan*Engineer – Cecil English, Craig BougieGuitar, Vocals – Ralph SpightProducer – Victims FamilyProducer, Engineer – John Wright
B5 Cringer Despair Ends
Bass – Gardner Aoki*Drums – Kamala Aoki*Engineer, Producer – Kevin ArmyGuitar – Harry Aoki*Producer – CringerVocals, Guitar – Lance Aoki*
B6 Monsula Wither
Bass – Bill SchneiderDrums – Skot PelkeyGuitar – Charles GoshertProducer, Engineer – Kevin ArmyVoice – Paul Monsula
B7 Mr. T Experience* Fill In The Blank
Bass – Aaron*Drums – Alex*Lead Guitar, Vocals – Dr. FrankRhythm Guitar, Voice – Jon Von*
B8 Green Day I Want To Be Alone
Drums – Al SobranteEngineer, Producer – Andro*Producer, Written-By – Green Day

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Includes 16-page 10x8" booklet - 8 pages for the Los Angeles (SOCAL) bands and 8 pages for the San Francisco (NOCAL) bands. Includes most of the lyrics, liner notes, credits and photos.

Side "A" dedicated to "Los Angeles" bands, Side "B" dedicated to "San Francisco" bands. Which side a band appears on is determined by where they were based at the time of the release, not necessarily where the band was originally formed.
There is no clear designation of A or B sides on the release, this can only be determined by the runout echings.

A1 recorded at Westbeach Recorders in December 1990.
A2 recorded at Paramount Studios
A3 recorded November 1990 at Westbeach Recorders
A4 produced at Westbeach Recorders
A5 recorded at Westbeach Recorders, December-January 1991
A7 recorded at Westbeach Recorders, Sept. 16, 1990
A8 produced at Hole Studios, March 1990
B1 recorded and mixed at Poolside Studios
B2 enginnered at House Of Faith
B3 recorded at Razor's Edge
B4 recorded at Profile Sound Studios
B5 recorded at Sound And Vision, vocals recorded and mixed at Dancing Dog Studios
B6 mixed at Dancing Dog Studios
B8 recorded at Art Of Ears

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): FLIP LP-30-A kdisc JG L-37192
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): FLIP LP-30-B kdisc JG L-37192X

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
flip30 Various The Big One(CD, Comp) Flipside Records flip30 US 1991 Sell This Version
flip 30C Various The Big One(Cass, Comp) Flipside Records flip 30C US 1991 Sell This Version