Kidney Bingos

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Kidney Bingos
Kidney Bingos front cover.jpg
EP by Wire
Released 1988
Recorded Preussen Tonstudio, Berlin (tracks 1 and 3)
1 December 1987 at Town and Country Club, London, England (tracks 2 and 4)
Genre Alternative rock
Label Mute
Producer Gareth Jones
Wire EP chronology
The Peel Sessions
(1987)The Peel Sessions1987
Kidney Bingos
Silk Skin Paws
(1988)Silk Skin Paws1988
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic2/5 stars[1]
Robert ChristgauC+[2]

Kidney Bingos is an EP by English rock band Wire. It was released 1988 and is taken from the album A Bell Is A Cup.


The lyrics of the song Kidney Bingos do not really mean much of anything, but still paint a vivid picture in someone's head. It is about the pressures of the modern world.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Wire.

12" vinyl EP
1."Kidney Bingos" (mixed by Daniel Miller)4:13
2."Over Theirs"6:36


  • Paul Davis – engineer
  • Simon Hardiman – engineer
  • David Heilmann – engineer
  • Gareth Jones – engineer


  1. ^ "Kidney Bingos". AllMusic. Retrieved 22 February 2012. 
  2. ^ Robert Christgau. "Wire". Retrieved 22 February 2012. 

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