Corduroy: High Havoc, CD
Corduroy: High Havoc, CD
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Corduroy
High Havoc

  • CD
  • United Kingdom
  • Acid Jazz
  • (JAZID CD 85)
  • 13 Tracks
  • EAN 5018615908524
  • EX+ / EX+
  • used

tracks

1

High Havoc

Flute
  • Mike Smith
4:10
2

London England

3:23
3

The Corduroy Orgasm Club

1:46
4

The Frighteners

5:09
5

You're A Great Way To Fly

2:37
6

Something In My Eye

Vibraphone
  • Roger Beaujolais
3:23
7

Lovely, Lonely And Loaded

4:05
8

Breakfast In Love

2:48
9

One Born Every Minute

4:50
10

Follow That Arab

Jew S Harp
  • Chris White
4:52
11

Nobody Move

2:28
12

Very Yeah

5:12
13

Clearing Up Music

Noises
  • Simon Nelson-Smith
  • Ben Addison
  • Scott Addison
2:20

Credits

Bass
  • Richard Searle
Drums
  • Ben Addison
Percussion
  • Ben Addison
Engineer
  • John Laker
  • Robert Gilmore
Guitar
  • Scott Addison
  • Simon Nelson-Smith
Keyboards
  • Scott Addison
Mixed By
  • Adrian Harrow
Producer
  • Ben Addison
  • Eddie Piller
  • Scott Addison
Saxophone
  • Mike Smith
Trombone
  • Dennis Rollins
Trumpet
  • Sid Gauld
Vocals
  • Ben Addison
  • Scott Addison
  • Sherine
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