Search Results for:

PETER PERRETT

One of the recent past’s most unexpected come-back stories, Peter Perrett - former frontman of The Only Ones - resurfaced in 2017 with ‘How The West Was Won’, an album that saw him chart in the UK, star on BBC Newsnight, sell out rooms at Electric Ballroom and Islington Assembly Hall and collect accolades across the board.

In this new chapter, Peter continues to dissect romance and politics with his trademark sense of sardonic wit and wry humour, if not with more vigour even and a palpable sense of immediacy. He is not unshackled from his past, however. ‘Humanworld’ features a production credit for Peter’s son Jamie who also contributes a song to the album (‘Master Of Destruction’) and the story of knitting a family back together, following a history of chaos and addiction, now takes a step closer to centre.

STAFF COMMENTS

Barry says: Peter Perrett, lead singer of the Only Ones presents his newest outing, 'Humanworld'. With big crunchy guitars and a modern take on the soaring 80's jangle we all know and love, Perrett efforlessly and effectively swaggers through a varied but engrossing suite of melodic heft and massive stadium fuzz.

TRACK LISTING

I Want Your Dreams
Once Is Enough
Heavenly Day
Love Comes On Silent
Feet
The Power Is In You
Believe In Nothing
War Plan Red
48 Crash
Walking In Berlin
Love’s Inferno
Master Of Destruction
Carousel

Peter Perrett, whose incisive songcraft and sardonic drawl made him one of the most distinctive voices of the Seventies, hasn’t released any music for 20 years. Bearing in mind his most famous song began “I always flirt with death” (‘Another Girl, Another Planet’), this is one comeback that nobody saw coming.

Backed by his sons - Jamie and Peter Jr. on lead guitar and bass respectively - and produced by Chris Kimsey (The Rolling Stones), Peter’s intuitive feel for words; his flair for idiosyncratic metaphors and his deadpan wit are all still as sharp as ever.

TRACK LISTING

How The West Was Won
An Epic Story
Hard To Say No
Troika
Living In My Head
Man Of Extremes
Sweet Endeavour
C Voyeurger
Something In My Brain
Take Me Home


Latest Pre-Sales

99 NEW ITEMS

Our End Of Year Review 2021 is announced this Friday (Dec. 10th). Join us here from 9am on Friday for the Top 10 c… https://t.co/pvK0W9QAsk
Wed 8th - 4:41
It's that moment we've all been waiting for! FINALLY, the repress has arrived.. JUST IN: Gabriels 'Love And Hate In… https://t.co/9x6QwvXp30
Tue 7th - 1:02
Good times 😎 Thanks so much for playing guys. https://t.co/KL1FeNcZ4F https://t.co/JQZ084CF8e
Mon 6th - 6:25
🔵BLUE MONDAY 🔵 The Descendants - ‘9th & Walnut’ Barry says: '9th & Walnut' offers the essential missing link in t… https://t.co/Yoz2nOgLsA
Mon 6th - 6:04
Who’s in town tonight for @_JoseGonzalez_ ? He’s playing @Alberthallmcr (Mon Dec 6) - we have some copies of his ‘I… https://t.co/SXt89xPY8x
Mon 6th - 5:12
E-newsletter —
Sign up
Back to top