Spacemen 3

Spacemen 3

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Formed in 1982 in the town of Rugby by Pete Kember (Sonic Boom (2)) and Jason Pierce (J. Spaceman), Spacemen 3 were to become one of the most important bands of the eighties, with their offshoots destined to spread out and become equally as vital in the nineties. Spacemen 3 and Jesus And Mary Chain were the godfathers of the shoegazer and drone-rock scene which blossomed in the U.K. at the close of the '80s. But while both bands showed an obvious affinity for the pioneering sounds of The Velvet Underground, they otherwise found different sources of inspiration, with S3 masterminds Sonic Boom (Pete Kember) and J Spaceman (Jason Pierce) eschewing the The Beach Boys influenced pop symphonics favored by the J&MC's Reid Brothers and instead channeling noisy minimalists ranging from Sonic Youth to Red Krayola to Suicide.
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Spacemen 3 Discography

Albums

Spacemen 3 Sound Of Confusion (Album) Glass Records (2) UK 1986 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 The Perfect Prescription (Album) Glass Records (2) UK 1987 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Playing With Fire (Album) Fire Records France 1988 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Performance (Album) Glass Records (2) UK 1988 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Dreamweapon (Album) Fierce Recordings UK 1990 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Recurring (Album) Fire Records UK 1990 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Taking Drugs To Make Music To Take Drugs To (Comp) Father Yod US 1990 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Live In Europe 1989 (Album) Space Age Recordings UK 1995 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 For All The Fucked-Up Children Of This World We Give You Spacemen 3 (Album) Sympathy For The Record Industry US 1995 Sell This Version
Fright 063 Spacemen 3 Revolution Or Heroin(CD, Album) Fierce Recordings Fright 063 UK 1995 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Live At The New Morning, Geneva, Switzerland, 18.05.1989 (Album) Mental Groove Records Switzerland 2013 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Spacemen 3 Walkin' With Jesus Glass Records (2) UK 1986 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Transparent Radiation (EP, Maxi) Glass Records (2) UK 1987 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Revolution (Single) Fire Records UK 1988 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Take Me To The Other Side (EP) Glass Records (2) UK 1988 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Threebie 3 Fire Records UK 1989 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Hypnotized / Just To See You Smile (Single) Fire Records UK 1989 Sell This Version
FE-017, fe-017 Spacemen 3 Transparent Radiation(7") Forced Exposure, Forced Exposure FE-017, fe-017 US 1989 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 Big City (Single, Maxi) Fire Records UK 1990 Sell This Version
CAT089 Spacemen 3 I Love You / Sometimes(2xFlexi, 7") The Catalogue CAT089 UK 1991 Sell This Version
egs01 Spacemen 3 Walking With Jesus / Take Me To The Other Side (Demo Version) / Walking With Jesus (Demo Version)(7", Single, Ora) Earworm egs01 UK 2003 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 DJ Tones EP (EP) Space Age Recordings UK 2008 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 / Wooden Shjips Spacemen 3 / Wooden Shjips - Big City (Demo) / I Believe It (Single) The Great Pop Supplement UK 2009 Sell This Version
Spacemen 3 / Sun Araw Spacemen 3 / Sun Araw - That's Just Fine / I'm Gonna Cross That River Of Jordan The Great Pop Supplement UK 2012 Sell This Version
GPS100 Spectrum (4) / Spacemen 3 / MGMT Spectrum (4) / Spacemen 3 / MGMT - Split 7"(7", Ltd) The Great Pop Supplement GPS100 UK 2013 Sell This Version