Melniks Are Uncool! [EP]

by The Melniks

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1.
Sega 01:25
2.
Messenger 02:55
3.
4.
Johnny Broth 03:54
5.
Eggplant 02:55
6.
Git 01:58

about

The second release by The Melniks, a cassette EP.

The tape didn’t have ‘sides’ so to speak, instead they had hand cut Archie comic labels glued to them.


Archie Side...
Sega
Messenger
Purple Purple Laces

Betty Side...
Johnny Broth
Eggplant
Git


Also included was an application to join Club Melnik and you received a free Melniks comic!

John left the band during 1992 to travel oversees and James was brought into replace him on guitar. Towards the end of the year Trevor also left and was coaxed to join another prominent BrisBand.

After a chance encounter at James’ shop 'Silver Rocket', Terry Devantier soon joined on Bass. The band then stumbled upon Trent McNamara in early 1993 at an impromptu Greenpeace gig where he was jamming with Leo from The Welcome Mat.

Here's a great read for those who wanna know more - historyofaussiemusic.blogspot.com/2014/01/melniks-the.html

credits

released June 1, 1992

John Swingle - guitar, vocals
Jason Cassidy - drums, vocals
Trevor Ludlow - bass, vocals
James Straker - guitar

Recorded and Mixed by Jeff Lovejoy at Red Zeds, Albion in Feb 1992

Produced by Geezer and The Melniks

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