Crude (album)

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Crude
Bongshang - Crude - album cover.jpeg
Studio album by Bongshang
Released 19 November 1993
Recorded Garrison Theatre, Lerwick, Shetland
Label Doovf, Iona
Producer Bongshang & Stevie Hook
Bongshang chronology
Crude
(1993)
The Hurricane Jungle
(1996)The Hurricane Jungle1996
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Folk Roots (favourable)[1]
The List (favourable)[2]
Dirty Linen (favourable)[3]
Folk Roots (favourable)[4]
Mojo (favourable)[5]

Crude is the first studio album from Shetland based band Bongshang.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Le Introducement" - 1:02
  2. "Things to Come" - 3:59
  3. "The Floggin' Set" - 2:04
  4. "If & When" - 5:01
  5. "Lee Highway Blues" - 2:41
  6. "Phosphene/Tamlin" - 6:48
  7. "The Hangman's Reel" - 1:58
  8. "Dig a Hole" - 4:55
  9. "Scotland/Frosty Morning" - 3:34
  10. "A.K.A. Crude" - 4:35
  11. "Wedding Row" - 5:54
  12. "Reprise" - 2:05

Personnel[edit]

Sleeve notes[edit]

Production notes[edit]

  • This was the first CD to be produced in Shetland and sold out in four days[6]
  • Crude was recorded in the Garrison Theatre, Lerwick, by sound engineer Stevie Hook and Bongshang members
  • The album was originally released on CD and cassette on Bongshang's own label "Doovf Records". It was later re-released and distributed internationally by the "Iona" record label.
  • The song 'Dig a Hole' features lyrics by Harry Horse of Swamptrash

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Crude". Folk Roots (129). 1994-03-01. 
  2. ^ "Crude". The List. 1995-01-01. 
  3. ^ "Crude". Dirty Linen. 1995-08-01. 
  4. ^ "Crude". Folk Roots (153). 1996-03-01. 
  5. ^ "Crude". Mojo (29): 97–8. 1996-04-01. 
  6. ^ "The Official Bongshang Homepage". Members.fortunecity.com. Retrieved 2012-02-11. 

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