This records collects together the various singles that have been issued in England to date (1985). A Glass compilation for the Export market. Some original copies with b&w sticker "3. RPM Special Low Price Mini LP" and one-sided insert.
Listen free to The Jazz Butcher – The Gift Of Music (Southern Mark Smith, Marnie (Miaow Mix) and more).
Other worthy tracks here include the . influenced "Rain," a folk-funk hybrid entitled "The Jazz Butcher V the Prime Minister," the Cramps-like "The Jazz Butcher Meets Count Dracula," and a lengthy, hyperactive cover of the Modern Lovers song "Roadrunner. This album holds numerous delights both for Jazz Butcher neophytes and committed fans.
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Artist: The Jazz Butcher. Album: The Gift of Music. Heyo! SONGLYRICS just got interactive. 4. Southern Mark Smith. The Jazz Butcher Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Lyricapsule: The Surfaris Drop ‘Wipe Out’; June 22, 1963. RIFF’d: Nas’ ‘Nasir’. Lyricapsule: The Byrds Drop ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’; June 21, 1965. Lyricapsule: Nirvana Drop ‘Bleach’; June 15, 1989. Lyricapsule: Derek and the Dominos’ First Gig; June 14, 1970.
The Jazz Butcher was the vehicle of prolific singer/songwriter Pat Fish, an archetypal British eccentric whose sharp observational wit and melodic gifts navigated the group through over a decade of constant lineup shifts, stylistic mutations, and even a series of name changes, which found the band . .Fish first concocted his Butcher persona in 1982, quickly enlisting his Oxford mates to join him in a band of the same name; even from the outset, the group's roster changed seemingly on a daily basis, although Fish found an early mainstay in guitarist Max Eider.
The Jazz Butcher were one of those undervalued indie bands that proliferated in the 80s. Fronted by Pat Fish, with a perfect guitar foil in Max Eider, and joined for a while by a Bauhaus, they sounded like a Monochrome g But The Girl mash up. Between 1983 and 1986 the Butcher released four albums and a string of 45s for Glass Records. The four albums, long out of print, have been released in a deluxe box set by Fire Records.
The Jazz Butcher contribution coincided with the release of The Gift of Music. Is it possible that I got in touch with a bootleg/unofficial release ? The Compile Scandal and Sex & Travel hoo.
|Southern Mark Smith||3:30|
|Marnie (Miaow Mix)||4:18|
|The Jazz Butcher Meets Count Dracula||2:52|
|The Jazz Butcher Vs The Prime Minister||2:38|
|GLEX 101||The Jazz Butcher||The Gift Of Music (LP, MiniAlbum, Comp)||Glass Records||GLEX 101||UK||1985|
|GLEXCD 101||The Jazz Butcher||The Gift Of Music (CD, Comp)||Glass Records||GLEXCD 101||UK||1988|