The Honeycombs (album)

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The Honeycombs
Studio album by The Honeycombs
Released 25 September 1964
Recorded RGM Sound
Genre Pop
Label Pye Records NPL 18097 (UK)
Interphon 88001IN (USA)
Producer Joe Meek
The Honeycombs chronology
The Honeycombs
All Systems - Go!
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Honeycombs was the first album by the British pop group The Honeycombs. In the USA it was called Here Are The Honeycombs (singing Have I The Right And Other Hits). Most songs were written by Ken Howard and Alan Blaikley.

Track listing[edit]

Side 1

  1. "Colour Slide"
  2. "Once You Know"
  3. "Without You It Is Night"
  4. "That's The Way"
  5. "I Want To Be Free"
  6. "How The Mighty Have Fallen"
  7. "Have I The Right?"

Side 2

  1. "Just A Face In The Crowd"
  2. "Nice While It Lasted"
  3. "Me From You"
  4. "Leslie Anne"
  5. "She's Too Way Out"
  6. "It Ain't Necessarily So"
  7. "This Too Shall Pass Away"


The album has been reissued on cd in both the UK and Germany:

  • in the UK: Honeycombs (All Systems Go and It's The Honeycombs) (Sequel Records NEX CD 125, 1990): This is a reissue, together with The Honeycombs' second album All Systems - Go!, on one CD. On the back cover of the CD the contents of the two albums have been reversed, however. Moreover, the debut album has been rechristened It's the Honeycombs here.
  • in Germany: The Honeycombs (Repertoire Records RR 4098-WZ, 1990), with seven bonus tracks: "Please Don't Pretend Again" / "I'll Cry Tomorrow" / "If You've Got to Pick a Baby" / "I'll See You Tomorrow" / "I Can't Stop" / "Hab ich das Recht"[2] / "Du sollst nicht traurig sein"[2]


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ a b Respectively "Have I The Right" and "Please Don't Pretend Again" in German.