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Saturday, October 04, 2014

Villa 21 : Electric Poison 1987




















Villa 21 – Electric Poison
Label: Wipe Out! Records – WOR 007
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Greece
Released: 1987
Genre: Rock
Style: Garage Rock, Psychedelic Rock [discogs]

Listen: flac [oboom]  here  size : 296 MB
           flac [Zippy]  Part 1    Part 2
           mp3 @ 320  here size : 109 MB

 This is one of the greatest bands made in Greece...
Αt the end of 1981 Kostas Pothoulakis (former member of " Parthenogenesis " ) and Adda Labara formed Villa 21.
The punk and the new wave experience of pothoulakis in "Parthenogenesis" and "The Reporters " along with the music influences of the rest of band's members created the final sound of Villa 21.
Their first appearrance was at "Sofita" club in 1982.
In 1984 supported Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and in 1987 "Membranes" and "Wipers".
At Creep Records released their first single (1982) called "villa 21", also the single "move" (1983) and on the same year the Lp "A Ghost On The Move".


Also participated in "World Class Punk" tape compilation of "Roir records" . They released some more records but they changed gradually their music style to garage punk. The band disbanted in 1991.
In 1993 Kostas Pothoulakis was killed in a car accident.




















Tracklist

Poison A
A1 Bad Luck    
A2 Future Survivors
A3 Sentimental Trip    
A4 Tombstone Blues  

 



Poison B
B1 (The Land Where The) Sun Never Shines    
B2 Blackout Baby    
B3 I Wanna Be Your Dog
B4 Bottomless Well    

Credits
Lead Vocals, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Costas " Fever" Pothulakis
Bass – Andreas Papadopoulos
Drums – Babis Dallidis
Rhythm Guitar – Adda Labara
Music By – Villa 21 (tracks: A1 to B2, B4)
Engineer, Mixed By – Chris Snake
Executive-producer – Greggy V., Teo Kritharis
Lyrics By – Fever (tracks: A1 to B2, B4)
Management – John Itchoubick
Photography By [Inner Cover Photo] – P.S.
Producer, Arranged By, Sleeve [Concept] – Villa 21




This post is dedicated to our friend Adda Labara

4 comments:

  1. ΣινεφιλάσθενοςOctober 5, 2014 at 12:20 AM

    Εύγε για την εκλεκτή, και δη φλακαριστή προσφορά σας.

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  2. καλημέρα (11:16)
    λοιπόν, αυτόν τον δίσκο, το έχω και γω σε ... δίσκο
    αλλά ε΄χω να τον ανοίξω τόσον πολύ καιρό που ούτε θυμόμουν πως ήταν της wipe out, ούτε πως ήταν πράσινος, μέσα...
    αυτά και keep going_

    miliokas aka skylos_mayros

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  3. Ο ΚΩΣΤΑΣ ΕΦΥΓΕ ΑΔΙΚΑ. ΞΕΡΕΙ ΚΑΝΕΙΣ ΤΙ ΓΙΝΕΤΑΙ Ο ΑΝΔΡΕΑΣ ? ΕΧΩ ΧΡΟΝΙΑ ΝΑ ΤΟΝ ΔΩ...
    ΒΑΓΓΕΛΗΣ.
    ΤΟΝ ΚΩΣΤΑ ΤΟΝ ΕΙΧΑ ΠΡΩΤΟΔΕΙ ΤΟ 78 Η 79 ΣΤΑ ΚΑΤΕΕ ΣΤΟ ΑΙΓΑΛΕΩ ΜΕ ΤΟΥΣ ΠΑΡΘΕΝΟΓΕΝΕΣΙΣ. ΜΥΘΙΚΕΣ ΕΠΟΧΕΣ ...

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  4. Εξαιρετικη επιλογη!!!

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