Fluting on the Hump

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Fluting on the Hump
Fluting on the Hump (King Missile album) cover art.jpg
Studio album by
RecordedNoise New York
(New York City, New York)
LabelShimmy Disc
King Missile chronology
Fluting on the Hump

Fluting on the Hump is the first album by avant-garde band King Missile (Dog Fly Religion), first released exclusively in LP format in 1987 and later included on the CD compilation Mystical Shit & Fluting on the Hump.[1][2][3][4]


Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic2/5 stars[5]

AllMusic awarded Fluting on the Hump two out of five stars.[5]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
2."At Dave's"2:01
4."Take Stuff From Work"2:13
5."Sensitive Artist"2:39
Side one
2."Heavy Holy Man"2:13
3."Pygmies & Drums"0:27
4."Fluting on the Hump"2:26
6."That Old Dog"2:12


Adapted from the Fluting on the Hump liner notes.[6]>

King Missile

Additional performers

Production and design

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalog
United States 1987 Shimmy Disc LP SHIMMY-00003
Netherlands Shadowline SR 6987


  1. ^ Gehr, Richard; Robbins, Ira. "King Missile (Dog Fly Religion)". Trouser Press. Trouser Press LLC. Retrieved September 6, 2020.
  2. ^ Blush, Steven (October 4, 2016). Now I Got Worry: Indie Rock. New York Rock: From the Rise of The Velvet Underground to the Fall of CBGB. St. Martin's Publishing Group. p. 369. Retrieved September 4, 2020.
  3. ^ Blum, Joshua; Holman, Bob; Pellington, Mark (March 30, 1996). John S. Hall. United States of Poetry. Harry N. Abrams. p. 171. Retrieved September 6, 2020.
  4. ^ Buckley, Jonathan (2003). John S. Hall. The Rough Guide to Rock. Rough Guides. p. 558. Retrieved September 6, 2020.
  5. ^ a b "King Missile: Fluting on the Hump > Overview". AllMusic. Retrieved August 12, 2020.
  6. ^ Fluting on the Hump (sleeve). King Missile. New York City: Shimmy Disc. 1987.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)

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