Various ‎– The Whip

Kamera Records ‎– KAM 014
Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A1 Dave Sex Gang The Whip
Engineer – Colin PeterPercussion [Rhythm] – Matthew BestProducer – Dave*Vocals, Instruments, Words By – Dave Sexgang*Vocals, Words By – Lester Jones (2)Written-By – Roberts*, Jones*
A2 Brilliant Scream Like An Angel
Bass Guitar – Steffan Holweck*Bass, Keyboards – Yoof*Drums – Andy AndersonGuitar, Vocals – Marcus MyersWritten-By, Producer – Brilliant
A3 Andi* / Marc Almond The Hungry Years
Flute [Flutron] – Steve SherlockGuitar, Percussion – Terry MacLeayProducer, Engineer, Mixed By – FloodProducer, Mixed By – Marc*Violin – Anne Stephenson, Gini HewesVocals, Piano, Written-By, Drum Machine – Marc AlmondVocals, Piano, Written-By, Drum Machine, Producer, Mixed By – Andi*
A4 Matthew Best 32nd Piano Concerto In A Minor
Producer, Written-By, Performer – Matthew Best
A5 Brigandage Hide And Seek
Engineer – Ralph JezzardPerformer – Ben*, Michelle*, Mick*, Scott*Producer – BrigandageWritten-By – Archer (6), B. Addison*, Fox*, S. Addison*
B1 Dave Vanian Tenterhook
Cello – Rachel*Guest – Naz Nomad And The NightmaresProducer – Vanian*, Jugg*Written-By – D. Vanian*
B2 Naz Nomad And The Nightmares Just Call Me Sky
Producer, Engineer, Written-By – Dave Vanian, Roman Jugg
B3 Play Dead (2) Bloodstains, Pleasure
Producer – Roy RowlandProducer, Written-By – Play Dead (2)
B4 A Short Commercial Break Weetabix And Bran Flakes
Bass – Essel AhDrums – EffieGuitar – Cursty*Mixed By – Kermit (3)Producer – Captain SensibleVocals – Bernie (10)Written By – R. BondWritten-By – C. Gunning*
B5 Blood And Roses ShM YhShVh
Arranged By – Blood And RosesProducer – Micki DallonWritten-By – Short*, Kirby*
B6 Slave-Drive Slave-Drive
Engineer, Co-producer – Eddie Branch, John Loder, Steve HarleEngineer, Co-producer, Written-By – Abbo*Written-By – Branch*, Larle*
B7 Sex Gang Children Oh Funny Man
Bass – Dave RobertsEngineer – Simean Skolfield*Guitar – Terry MacLeayProducer – Dave*, Terry*Synthesizer [Simmons Electroncs] – Rob StroudVocals, Producer, Written-By – Andi*Written-By – Roberts*

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  • Artwork By [Drawings] – Ben Addison
  • SleeveDave Roberts


All tracks were recorded and written for the whip, recorded December 1982 - March 1983

A1 Engineered at Wickham Studio, Croydon.
A3 Engineered at Trident Studio, Soho.
B1 & B2 Recorded at Wickham Studios, Croydon, London.
B3 Recorded at Nagasaki Studio, Elephant and Castle, London.
B6 Recorded at Southern Studios, Wood Green, January 1983.
B7 Recorded at Southern Studios, Wood Green.

The LP came in 2 cover versions, Various - The Whip has pink fingernail on front and same colour producer credits on back.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side 1 etched): MPO KAM 014 A¹
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side 2 etched): MPO KAM 014 B¹

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CD Sate 06 Various The Whip(CD, Comp) Talitha Records CD Sate 06 Germany 1993 Sell This Version
FREUD CD 043, 852 393 Various The Whip(2xCD, Comp) Jungle Records, Jungle Records FREUD CD 043, 852 393 UK & France 1993 Sell This Version
60025-2 Various The Whip(CD, Comp) Hollows Hill Sound Recordings 60025-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
CLEO15752 Various The Whip(CD, Comp, RE) Cleopatra CLEO15752 US 1993 Sell This Version
4115715754 Various The Whip(Cass, Comp) Cleopatra 4115715754 US 1993 Sell This Version