Two fantastic singles from the legendary Celibate Rifles
a band I saw at least once and I also once saw their
very funny lead singer Damien Lovelock do a spoken
"... a couple of early belters from oz-rock bard boys,
the celibate rifles. two non-album 7-inchers from
the early eighties, both released on hot records.
a dual covers single from 1985 featuring the dave
dudley truckin' memoir "6 days on the road",
backed by tony joe white's lament on the existence,
use, and fate, of said "groupie girls".
Plus 1983's 'blues' offering "merry xmas blues"/
"summer holidays blues". both these singles were
later reissued on the mummy-i-simply-must-have-it
compilation album "Platters du Joir", also on Hot,
compiling the early singles and ep releases..."