The Fall Hex Enduction Hour
Thank you! Thanks for your kind words, Martijn. If I made you fall in love with Rod Stewart, my work is done. Love you, man! The Vinyl District. Skip to content. The Vinyl District, your daily brick and mortar, indie record store fix. Little Published: August 30, Bookmark the permalink. Trackbacks are closed, but you can post a comment. Michael Little. My mind cast Labi Siffre Crying Laughing Loving Lying tositting in the Prestwich flat shared by Mark E.
Smith and his partner and band manager, Kay Carroll. I'm not gonna play 'Totally fuckin' Wired' for a load of people who can't keep up with us. This was how Mark E. Smith introduced me to Hex Enduction Hour ; an album deliberately aimed at creating a Year Zero effect, carrying The Fall to a whole new level. Smith's irritation followed a few notably sullen crowd reactions to the barrage of, as then, unrecorded material: the songs that would provide the heart of Hex.
The Fall Hex Enduction Hour the album finally arrived, it defied belief. It still does, listening to it now, 27 years later, in its 'Deluxe Edition Format'. I play it over and over in SeptemberI am reunited after two decades and my head constantly tilts like a puppy dog.
Don't remember that bi. It was an oddity, even in Back then, the post-punk tumble had finally run dry, leaving a lightened thirst for the kind of colourful pop that would soon be cherished by both The Face and the NME — some of it excellent, but much of it the kind of fizzle that would give the decade a bad name. Typically perverse, The Fall chose this moment to unleash a dark if not difficult album. A slab of blackened rock — arguably the band's The Fall Hex Enduction Hour rocky outcrop to date — and yes, darker than the deepest sea.
It really was no surprise when 'Hip Priest' found its way onto the soundtrack of Silence The Fall Hex Enduction Hour the Lambs. The Fall Hex Enduction Hour Harris had written The Fall Hex Enduction Hour book, Mark E. Smith once claimed, to the sound of The Fall. What ensues is an album where mundanity and sizzling, disguised reportage like a diary, indeed were raggedly entwined.
Jawbone and the air rifle One is cursed and one is warm The Theo Parrish Children Of The Drum I Am These Roots killer did not eat for a week And no way he can look at meat No bottle has he anymore It could be his mangled teeth He sees jawbones on the street Advertisements become carnivores And roadworkers turn into jawbones And he has visions of islands, heavily covered in slime The villagers dance round pre-fabs And laugh through twisted mouths Don't eat It's disallowed Suck on marrowbones and energy from the mainland Jawbone and the air rifle Who would think they would bring harm?
Jawbone and the air rifle One is cursed and one is gone. He's not appreciated. Drink the long draught, Dan, for the Hip Priest. I said drink the long draught, Dan, for the Hip Priest! It's purple psychology. Not just an old lady's. That's hip hip hip hip hit hit Alan Silva And His Celestrial Communication Orchestra Luna Surface Hip Priest That's hip hip hip hip hit hit hit Hip Priest And he's gonna make an appearance.
He's gonna make an appearance. Was shown in a freakshow early on. And drunk from small brown bottles since The Fall Hex Enduction Hour was so long. Cause I'm a David Bowie Excerpts From Outside The Nathan Adler Diaries A Hyper Cycle Priest.
It's appreciation half won. And Flash And The Dynamics Electric Latin Soul Chango hate their allegiance to hip preacher one. Hip Priest I got my last clean dirty shirt outta the wardrobe I got my last clean dirty shirt outta the wardrobe And all the good people know That's hip hip hip hip hit hit hit Hip Priest All the young groups know All the young groups know They can't ever take advantage because I'm a Hip Priest.
I was as clean as a packet of chocolate Treets. That's hip hip hip hip hit hit hit Hip Priest And if the good people knew they would say He's not appreciated He's not appreciated So drink the long draught, Dan, for the Hip Priest. Two hours! Spare a thought for the sleeping promo dept.
They haven't had an idea in two years Dollars and deutchmarks keep the company on its feet Say have you ever have a chance to meet Fat Captain Beefheart imitators with zits? Who is the King Shag Corpse? Have you been to the English Deer Park? Yes, dear chap, it hasn't changed that much It's still a subculture art-dealer jerk-off Yes, dear chap, it hasn't changed that much It's still a subculture art-dealer jerk-off Have you been to the English Deer Park?
It's a large type minstrel ranch This is where loads of punks congregate in the dark Have you been to the English Deer Park? Hey tourist it wasn't quite like what you thought Hey Manchester group what wasn't what you thought Hey Scottish group that wasn't quite like what you thought Hey Manchester group that wasn't what you thought Hey Scottish group that wasn't quite like what you thought Quite like what you thought Hey Midlands, scooped yer, how d'you ever get the job?
Hey Manchester group from it wasn't quite like what you thought Quite like what you thought Guess what Guess guess guess Guess what. His heart organ was where it should be His brain was in his arse His hand was well out of his pocket His psyche's in the hearth Had a beard which was weird Some time ago heard Ramones in '81 Has a Spanish guitar Real ale, curry Blondie Eat To The Beat well - sophisticate!
Spanish guitar doesn't get far In computer teaching job His dreamgirl sings adverts for the Weetabix A fancied wit that's imitation of Rumpole of Bailey Who's causes and rags were phoenix-like They were do-do like They were The Fall Hex Enduction Hour Napalm Death The Peel Sessions type Pho-do in fact Pho-do in fact Pho-do in fact He had a weak pisser And one night at darts match Decadent sandwich quaff He showed he was a big fan of double-entendre Saw Not the Nine O'Clock News History of the World Part One Twice each at least Twice each at least Twice each at least Mere pseud mag editor's father x
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