Swell Maps

Swell Maps are almost always categorized as a post-punk band, owing perhaps as much to the utter strangeness of their music as to their association with the Rough Trade label. However, it might be more accurate to characterize the band as pre-punk, since the band began in 1972 as the Krautrock-inspired home recording project of brothers Nikki Sudden and Epic Soundtracks, then teenagers growing up in Solihull, England. Three decades after their breakup, Swell Maps’ adventurous records still sound as if they had been recorded yesterday.

Lois and Trevor Godfrey had two sons: Adrian Nicholas Godfrey,... Read More

Genre:
Rock, Post Punk
City Of Origin:
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Formed Date:
1972
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Tracks

Then Poland

Sweep The Desert
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Full Moon In My Pocket

Sweep The Desert
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Blam!!

Sweep The Desert
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Full Moon (Reprise)

Sweep The Desert
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Big Maz In The Desert

Sweep The Desert
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Big Empty Field (No. 2)

Sweep The Desert
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Don't Throw Ashtrays At Me

Sweep The Desert
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