Twin Barrels Burning

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Twin Barrels Burning
Wishbone Ash - Twin Barrels Burning.jpg
Studio album by
Released8 October 1982
StudioThe Sol, Cookham, Berkshire
Surrey Sound, Leatherhead, England (track 4)
GenreHard rock
LabelAVM Records
ProducerWishbone Ash, Ashley Howe, Stuart Epps
(track 4 produced by Nigel Gray and Stuart Epps)
Wishbone Ash chronology
The Best of Wishbone Ash
Twin Barrels Burning
Raw to the Bone
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Twin Barrels Burning is the twelfth studio album by British rock band Wishbone Ash. It was recorded at Sol Studios and released in 1982. It was the highest charting Wishbone Ash album since 1976, reaching No. 22 in the UK Albums Chart.[2] Conversely, it was the final album to appear in that listing to date.[3]

It is the only Wishbone Ash album to feature Uriah Heep bassist Trevor Bolder, who was a member of the band for three years (1981–83).

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Laurie Wisefield, Steve Upton and Andy Powell.

Side one
1."Engine Overheat"4:03
2."Can't Fight Love"3:59
4."Me and My Guitar"3:58
5."Hold On"4:48
Side two
1."Streets of Shame"4:34
2."No More Lonely Nights"5:12
3."Angels Have Mercy"3:50
4."Wind Up"4.59


Wishbone Ash[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]


  • Ashley Howe, Stuart Epps – producers, engineers
  • Nigel Gray – producer and engineer on track 4
  • John Sherry – executive producer
  • Ian Harris – sleeve design and art


Chart (1982) Peak
UK Albums (OCC)[4] 22


  1. ^ "Wishbone Ash - Twin Barrels Burning review". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved 11 May 2016.
  2. ^ "Wishbone Ash Official Charts". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 11 May 2016.
  3. ^ Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 607. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.
  4. ^ "Wishbone Ash | Artist | Official Charts". UK Albums Chart. Retrieved 22 April 2018.