The Techno Rose of Blighty

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The Techno Rose of Blighty
Fluke The Techno Rose of Blighty.jpg
Studio album by Fluke
Released 1991 (Creation Edition)
1993 (Circa Edition)
Recorded 1991
Genre House, synthpop, techno, electronica
Length 32:47
Label Creation
Producer Fluke
Fluke chronology
The Techno Rose of Blighty
(1991)
Out (In Essence)
(1991)Out (In Essence)1991
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Techno Rose of Blighty is the debut album by British electronica group Fluke, first released in 1991.

The name is based upon Blighty, being slang for Great Britain; and parodies the title of the song "The Yellow Rose of Texas"; it is also ironic as the album is not particularly techno based. The album was re-released as LP edition in 1993 at Circa Records with bonus tracks.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Philly" – 7:06
  2. "Glorious" – 5:53
  3. "Cool Hand Flute" – 3:54
  4. "Joni" – 5:15
  5. "Easy Peasy" – 4:09
  6. "Phin" – 6:30

Bonus tracks from 1993 LP edition

  1. "Jig" - 5:03
  2. "Taxi" - 4:10
  3. "Coolest" - 2:50

A 2-disc set consisting of this album and Six Wheels on My Wagon was released, featuring all nine tracks of this album on one disc and Six Wheels on the second.

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