Hit Men

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Hit Men
Daevid Allen and Kramer - Hit Men.jpeg
Studio album by
ReleasedApril 30, 1996 (1996-04-30)
Recorded1994 (1994) – 1995 (1995)
StudioNoise New Jersey
(Jersey City, NJ)
GenreProgressive rock
LabelShimmy Disc
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Hit Men is a studio album by Daevid Allen and Kramer joined by drummer Bill Bacon, released on April 30, 1996 by Shimmy Disc.[1] The three musicians had previously performed together as part of New York Gong in 1978-9, producing the album About Time.

Track listing[edit]

1."Tokyo Freedom Blues"Daevid Allen, Mark Kramer2:47
2."The Punter from Purgatory"Daevid Allen, Mark Kramer3:19
3."Oh, My Poor Brother"Daevid Allen4:29
4."Too Much Noise"Kramer1:51
5."She's a Real Man"Daevid Allen5:28
6."On a Carpet of Foolscap"Daevid Allen5:32
7."39 and Holding Brothers"Daevid Allen3:41
8."The Death of Dr. Tim"Mark Kramer1:44
9."The Face"Daevid Allen, Mark Kramer7:17
10."The Life of Othello"Mark Kramer5:08


Adapted from Hit Men liner notes.[2]

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalog
United States 1996 Shimmy Disc CD shimmy 080


  1. ^ "Daevid Allen: Hit Men > Overview". Allmusic. Retrieved 18 February 2013.
  2. ^ Hit Men (booklet). Daevid Allen and Kramer. New York City, New York: Shimmy Disc. 1996.{{cite AV media notes}}: CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)

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