"It's about confusion on the telephone cos you can't get the line and all that"

 Click to enlarge  Click to enlarge

  • Above: Cassette cover, front and back.
    Click to enlarge.

Cat. No: LIC 2
Label: Lightning Records
Recorded: 31st December 1977, 1st & 2nd January 1978
Released: 1978

Side One:

Strange Boy (Blitz)
Fun Fun Fun (The Bears)
Vertigo (Open Sore)
Relics From The Past (Billy Karloff & The Goats)
I Live In A Car (U.K. Subs: Slack,Harper, Garrett (sic), Lions (sic)) 1.08
Telephone Numbers (U.K. Subs: Slack, Harper, Garrett (sic), Lions (sic)) 1.04
Get Yourself Killed (The Tickets)
Never Wanna Leave (The Red Lights)

Side Two:

Here Comes The Knife (XL5)
TV Drink (The Jets)
Sniper (The Streets)
Tough On You (Plastix)
Smile And Wave Goodbye (Acme Sewage Co.)
Lullabies Lie (The Crabs)


Line Up

Vocals: Charlie Harper
Guitar: Nicky Garrett (sic)
Bass: Steve Slack
Drums: Rory Lions


Click on images to enlarge

 Click to enlarge

  • Above: Side 1

Click to enlarge

  • Above: Side 2


Press ad

  • Above: Press advert, 22nd April 1978, unknown origin.
    Image taken from ebay auction, May 2014


  • Below: Sounds article, unknown date - click to enlarge


From Nicky Garratt's collection


  • Above: Sounds article, 10th December 1977, page 4



If you have any additional information on this release, please get in touch:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


To view the next UK Subs Compilation Cassette release: CLICK HERE