Swell Maps - A Trip to Marineville

Swell Maps - A Trip to Marineville
Release Date:
July, 1979
Recording Location:
5 Bourton Road, Solihull; Spaceward Studio, Cambridge, England; WMRS, Woodbine Street, Leamington Spa
Alternative/Indie Rock, Post-Punk, Alternative Pop/Rock, Experimental Rock
A Trip to Marineville
Recording Date:
July, 1977 - April 17, 1979

Swell Maps' debut album was a scattershot affair, ranging from blistering three-chord punk to free-form noise experiments, that was intriguing, yet frequently incoherent.

H.S. Art / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps2:20
Another Song / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps1:42
Vertical Slum / David Barrington / Jowe Head / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps1:11
Spitfire Parade / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps3:09
Harmony in Your Bathroom / Jowe HeadSwell Maps5:25
Don't Throw Ashtrays at Me! / Epic SoundtracksSwell Maps1:14
Midget Submarines / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps4:34
Bridge Head, Pt. 9 / Swell MapsSwell Maps2:00
Full Moon in My Pocket / David Barrington / Jowe Head / Epic SoundtracksSwell Maps1:29
Blam!! / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps3:30
Full Moon (Reprise) / David Barrington / Jowe Head / Epic SoundtracksSwell Maps1:20
Gunboats / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps8:08
Adventuring into Basketry / Swell MapsSwell Maps7:43
My Lil' Shoppes 'Round the Corner / David BarringtonSwell Maps0:43
Loin of the Surf / Jowe HeadSwell Maps2:20
Doctor at Cake / David Barrington / John Cockrill / Richard Earl / Epic SoundtracksSwell Maps2:06
Steven Does / David Barrington / Nikki SuddenSwell Maps1:45
Bronze and Baby Shoes / Jowe HeadSwell Maps6:16