Prokofiev (song)

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"Prokofiev"
Single by The Damned
B-side"Prokofiev" (Instrumental)
ReleasedNovember 1991
Format7" single
GenreRock
LabelSkinnies Cut
AVL1077
Songwriter(s)Rat Scabies, Brian James
Producer(s)Rat Scabies
The Damned singles chronology
"Fun Factory"
(1991)
"Prokofiev"
(1991)
"Shut It"
(1996)

"Prokofiev" was a single by the Damned, released in November 1991 on the Skinnies Cut label.

The song was recorded in June 1990 in Rat Scabies' home studio, consisting of a loop of the Stooges' song "Gimme Danger", over which Brian James improvised guitar and sound effects. At a later point, vocals by Dave Vanian were added.

The single was sold on the Damned's September 1991 reunion tour of the US and came without a picture sleeve. It was later remixed for Not of This Earth in 1996.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Prokofiev" (Rat Scabies, Brian James)
  2. "Prokofiev (Instrumental)" (Scabies, James)

Production credits[edit]