CARDIACS – Obvious Identity (live)

Cardiacs have released five studio albums and two extended plays along with a number of singles, compilations, live albums and demos. The group was formed by brothers Jim and Tim Smith in 1977, under the name Cardiac Arrest, releasing a self-titled debut EP in 1979 and the demo album The Obvious Identity the following year.… Continue lendo CARDIACS – Obvious Identity (live)

CARDIACS – Special Garage Concert (2003)

The Special Garage Concerts Vol I & II is the fourth live album by Cardiacs. It was recorded over three nights at the Garage in London and released exclusively on CD. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W86d_sM323A At these concerts, Cardiacs only played songs that predated 1984, some of which had not been heard for many years. The track 'Gloomy… Continue lendo CARDIACS – Special Garage Concert (2003)

CARDIACS – The Breakfast Line

From the album A Little Man And A House And The Whole World Window (1988) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjMdrlC2Ie8 [Intro: a slowed-down version of R.E.S. plays, followed by overlapping dialogue]"People need to be on the table""On the table, we can plead the right to say that I've created my own monster! (created my own monster)""Ant and bee and the ABC,… Continue lendo CARDIACS – The Breakfast Line

CARDIACS – Is This The Life (First Promo)

R.I.P. Timothy Charles Smith (3 July 1961 – 21 July 2020). Tim Smith was an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and music video director who gained attention as frontman of Cardiacs, a band he started with his brother Jim Smith. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHR_lp5LgkQ Following around to see a life that’s never inAlways calling itself on its own… Continue lendo CARDIACS – Is This The Life (First Promo)

CARDIACS – As Cold As Can Be In An English Sea (from the DVD Fairy Tales from the Rotten Shed)

Now available on region free DVD (the format is 16:9 PAL) from the Cardiacs webstore. 15 beautiful tracks... will we finally learn the whereabouts of that fucking dog? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N5QYijFfOaQ Cardiacs rehearsing early material in preparation for the secret Bull & Gate shows In London. This track and others from the same session can be found… Continue lendo CARDIACS – As Cold As Can Be In An English Sea (from the DVD Fairy Tales from the Rotten Shed)

Tarred and Feathered – NAPALM DEATH + VOIVOD + MUNICIPAL WASTE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ek39qUkc2Fc "Tarred and Feathered"(Written by Tim Smith & William D. Drake, originally performed by Cardiacs) Dan Mongrain (Voivod) - Guitarhttp://voivod.com​https://danmongrain.com​ Shawn Knight (Child Bite) - Vocalshttp://childbite.com​https://childbite.bandcamp.com​ Dave Witte (Municipal Waste) - Drumshttps://municipalwaste.net​https://municipal-waste.bandcamp.com​ Shane Embury (Napalm Death) - Bass (dirty)http://napalmdeath.org​https://napalmdeath.bandcamp.com​ Jim Smith (Cardiacs) - Bass (clean)https://cardiacs.net​https://alphabet-business-concern.ban…​ Stian Carstensen (Farmers Market) - Accordionhttp://farmersmarketband.com​https://farmersmarket-ipecac.bandcamp…​ PowerDave - Vibraphone, Aux… Continue lendo Tarred and Feathered – NAPALM DEATH + VOIVOD + MUNICIPAL WASTE

The whole world window – CARDIACS

Cardiacs are an English rock band formed in 1977, originally as Cardiac Arrest, led by Tim Smith. Noted for their complex, varied and intense compositional style and for their eccentric, theatrical stage shows,they have been hailed as an influence by bands as diverse as Blur, Faith No More and Radiohead.Cardiacs have released eight studio albums… Continue lendo The whole world window – CARDIACS

CARDIACS: mind-blowing musical frenzy

Cardiacs were an English rock band formed in 1977, originally as Cardiac Arrest, led by Tim Smith. Noted for their complex, varied and intense compositional style and for their eccentric, theatrical stage shows, they have been hailed as an influence by bands as diverse as Blur, Faith No More and Napalm Death. Cardiacs released eight… Continue lendo CARDIACS: mind-blowing musical frenzy