Haircut One Hundred ‎– Pelican West (1982)

Pelican West is the debut album by English New Wave/funk-pop band Haircut One Hundred, released in 1982 on Arista. The album would be the band’s only full-length release with original frontman Nick Heyward, who departed for a solo career the following year.

 

Tracklist:
A1. “Favourite Shirts (Boy Meets Girl)” (3:08)
A2. “Love Plus One” (3:33)
A3. “Lemon Firebrigade” (3:54)
A4. “Marine Boy” (3:24)
A5. “Milk Film” (2:55)
A6. “Kingsize (You’re My Little Steam Whistle)” (4:20)
B1. “Fantastic Day” (3:11)*
B2. “Baked Bean” (3:59)
B3. “Snow Girl” (2:53)
B4. “Love’s Got Me in Triangles” (3:35)
B5. “Surprise Me Again” (3:18)
B6. “Calling Captain Autumn” (4:43)

1982 shortplayer sides:
A. “Nobody’s Fool” / B. “October Is Orange (Day 1 and Day 2)”
* / B. “Ski Club

Credits:
Nick Heyward — lead guitar, rhythm guitar, vocals, writer, sleeve design
Mark (Ilford) Fox — congas, percussion, brass arrangements
Blair Cunningham — drums
Les Nemes — bass, writer
Phil (Neville) Smith — saxophone, brass arrangements
Graham Jones — guitar

Vince Kenton Sullivan — trombone
The Broker Bros — brass arrangements
The Clipettes — performer
Bob Sargeant — producer
Mark Dearnley — engineer
David Shortt — art direction
Peter Hill — sleeve design
Gered Mankowitz — photography
Dave Lord — trumpet
Herschell Holder — trumpet

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