Swell Maps | Mayday Signals

Swell Maps | Mayday Signals

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An album crammed full of rare & Unreleased tracks from the vaults of swell map founder Jowe Head. • Swell Maps formed out of various bedrooms in the mid -70s and became the pioneers of DIY punk. • Swell Maps founding members were Nikki Sudden, Epic Soundtracks, Jowe Head & Phones Sportsman • Includes demo versions of 2 of the bands Singles “Dresden Style” & “Read about Seymour”.

Exclusive Liner notes by Jowe Head

Exclusive artwork originally designed by Epic Soundtracks & Jowe Head in 1977

2 Lps with printed inner bags in extra wide spine LP sleeve with cover sticker A book on Swell Maps is due to be published in Spring 2021

Tracklisting: Swell Maps – Mayday Signals
SIDE 1 – 1976-77

1. Intro/Sweet and Sour
2. Almost Grown
3. City Boys (Dresden Style)
4. Sahara
5. One of the Crowd
6. Wireless
7. Ripped and Torn
8. God Save the Queen
9. Platinum Blind
10. Harvist
11. Gramofonica

SIDE 2 – 1977

12. Read About Seymour
13. Shubunkin
14. Trade Kingdom
15. Pets’ Corner
16. Fashion Cult (Opaque)
17. Plankton
18. Johnny Seven
19. Below Number One
20. Plumbing/Radio Ten/Here’s the Cupboard
21. Organism
22. Sweet and Sour reprise

SIDE 3 – 1978-79

23. Vertical Slum
24. Avalanche prelude
25. International Rescue
26. Deliferous Mistail
27. Armadillo
28. Avalanche part 2
29. Off The Beach

SIDE FOUR

30. Drop in the Ocean
31. Whatever Happens Next (acoustic)
32. Elegia pt.2
33. Bandits 1-5
34. Secret Choir
35. Big Cake Over America
36. Tibetan Bedsprings