The Fugs - The Fugs First Album

Artist:
The Fugs
Category:
Folk, World, & Country
Name:
The Fugs First Album
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: ESP Disk ‎– 1018, ESP Disk ‎– ESP 1018
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Mono
Country: US
Date of released: 1966
Category: Rock, Blues, Folk, World, & Country
Style: Psychedelic Rock, Avantgarde, Garage Rock

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Slum Goddess
Written-By – Ken Weaver
A2 Ah! Sunflower, Weary Of Time
Written-By – Ed Sanders, William Blake
A3 Supergirl
Written-By – Tuli Kupferberg
A4 Swinburne Stomp
Written-By – A.C. Swinburne, Ed Sanders
A5 I Couldn't Get High
Written-By – Ken Weaver
B1 How Sweet I Roamed From Field To Field
Written-By – Ed Sanders, William Blake
B2 Seize The Day
Written-By – Tuli Kupferberg
B3 My Baby Done Left Me
Written-By – Ed Sanders
B4 Boobs A Lot
Written-By – Steve Weber
B5 Nothing
Music By [Melody] – TraditionalWords By – Tuli Kupferberg

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – United International
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Broadside Records

Credits

  • Art Direction – Jay Dillon
  • Bass Guitar – John Anderson
  • Drums – Ken Weaver
  • Guitar – Steve Weber, Vinny Leary
  • Guitar, Fiddle, Harmonica – Pete Stampfel*
  • Lacquer Cut By – DBH*
  • Photography By [Photograph] – David Gahr
  • Producer [Production Superviser] – Harry Smith
  • Tambourine, Maracas – Ed Sanders, Tuli Kupferberg
  • Vocals [Vocals By All] – The Fugs

Notes

This version:
- The cover is white and not textured
- The cover mentions 'Broadside BR 304'
- The backcover and the inner sleeve list releases up till ESP 1028, but without the chessboard pattern.
- The albums pictured on the left hand side, the text on the right.
- The label is black and white and shows the label address, 180 Riverside Drive, at twelve o'clock.
- The versions heard are the uncensored ones that were used on later pressings

First cat.nr. on cover, second on label.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout etching side A): ESPM 1018 A NEW ORT-3 [DBH]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout etching side B): ESPM 1018 B NEW ORT-3 [DBH]

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BR 304 The Village Fugs* Sing Ballads Of Contemporary Protest, Point Of Views, And General Dissatisfaction ‎(LP, Tip) Broadside Records BR 304 US 1965
ESP 1018 The Fugs The Fugs First Album ‎(LP, Rep) Base Record ESP 1018 Germany 1974
1018, ESP 1018 The Fugs The Fugs First Album ‎(LP, Album, Mono, Blu) ESP Disk, ESP Disk 1018, ESP 1018 US 1966
HYCA-2045 The Fugs Sing Ballads Of Contemporary Protest, Point Of Views, And General Dissatisfaction ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Birdsong, Hayabusa Landings HYCA-2045 Japan 2011
1018, ESP 1018 The Fugs The Fugs First Album ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) ESP Disk, ESP Disk 1018, ESP 1018 US 1966

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