Label: Celluloid - CEL 6628 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: France • Genre: Rock • Style: Goth Rock
Fantastic bandlucky to see many times with the Birthday Party and Theatre of hate Records are great, but the stage show brought them to life. Now here we have something genuinely interesting, unique and original. That is not to say however, that what The Virgin Prunes would produce was frequently very grim, desolate and grotesque.
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Back to Virgin Prunes. The Twenty Tens EP. Much strangeness remains. Meanwhile, drummer Haa-Lacka Bintti has left the band and gone off to do his own project with the disconcertingly monikered Princess Tinymeat. Come to Daddy. These early gigs must have been quite something to behold. Jonny Slut later to become keyboardist with Specimen describes his first encounter with Virgin Prunes shortly after he arrived in London:. Bau Dachong - Virgin Prunes - .If I Die I Die went off and came back on in their loin cloths with their fruit and started chucking tables about, demonically chanting…it was just brilliant — the best.
Indeed, after listening to it many years ago after consuming something hallucinogenic and almost certainly illegal, I had to give it a rest for a few months because it kept conjuring up recurring mental images of insane Fu Manchuesque vivisectors. When one falls you hear a cry. She will call. They will wait for you not I, they will wait for you not I. See me crawl. And sometimes I feel so old. I never smile nor do cry. Shadows flicker from above. Indeed, back when I was DJing in the 90s, it got so over-requested that I actually started refusing to play it.
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The nicest I can imagine is that the song was a deliberate attempt to take the piss out of contemporary folk music. Whatever their reasoning, it very much spoils the flow of an otherwise near-flawless album.
And blood and wine were on his hands when Bau Dachong - Virgin Prunes - .If I Die I Die found him with the dead. After this, the band produce the Heresie Παύλος Παυλίδης - Αφού Λοιπόν Ξεχάστηκα., making them one of the very few bands from the scene to receive an arts grant for a commissioned work.
Work on a second full length album Sons Find Devils Not to be confused with the video of the same name is commenced but never released and in the original band begins to dissolve. Some of the remaining members will eventually reform as The Prunes, but it is reportedly a much tamer beast than its notorious ancestor. Decline and Fall.
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