Momus ‎– Circus Maximus (1986)

Circus Maximus is the debut full-length album by Scottish art-pop/folk musician/songwriter Momus, released in 1986 on él Records. CD reissues of the album include his concurrent three-song Nicky EP.

1. “Lucky Like St. Sebastian” (3:10)
2. “The Lesson of Sodom (According to Lot)” (3:35)
3. “John the Baptist Jones” (3:07)
4. “King Solomon’s Song and Mine” (3:11)
5. “Little Lord Obedience” (5:03)
6. “The Day the Circus Came to Town” (3:19)
7. “The Rape of Lucretia” (4:48)
8. “Paper Wraps Rock” (3:50)
9. “Rules of the Game of Quoits” (3:55)

CD bonus tracks (Nicky EP, 1986)
10. “Nicky” (4:14)
11. “Don’t Leave” (3:34)
12. “See a Friend in Tears” (4:12)

Cover Painting – Keith Grant
Backing Vocals – Jane Davies
Engineer – Noël Thomson
Producer – Momus
Synthesizer [Emulator 2] – Neill Martin

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