Label: Stiff Records - STIFFCD 2 • Format: CD Album • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Rock & Roll, Punk
It was reissued on CD for a limited time in by Disky Communications and included three bonus tracks: the "Whole Wide World" single B-side "Semaphore Signals" and two versions of Devo's "Be Stiff", a song that many artists on the Stiff Records label had covered as a promotional : Pub rock, power pop, punk rock.
· Wreckless Eric's musical style was fuelled by the raw power chord punk and pop he produced. In , "Whole Wide World/Semaphore Signals" as released. The song's backing instruments were provided by Nick Lowe on bass, and Ian Dury on drums. Eric's first album was self titled and came out in , but he was known for his drunken antics while on.
Semaphore Signals Wreckless Eric. I'm sending semaphore signals to the green belt Messages of love down to her house Semaphore signals to the girl I love Semaphore signals coming down from above I'm up all night sending signals Tapping out love in morse code Forever trying new angles Keeping in touch on a string telephone Messages of love.
Wreckless Eric gained notoriety as part of Stiff Records' highly eccentric roster of punk and new wave artists during the late '70s. With his whiny, slurred cockney voice, Eric couldn't always carry a tune, but that didn't prevent him from being an enjoyable, rough-hewn rock & roller with a clever s. Available with an Apple Music subscription.
Semaphore Signals Lyrics K About “Wreckless Eric” “Wreckless Eric” Q&A. Album Credits. Writers Eric Goulden. More Wreckless Eric albums Construction Time and Demolition.
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