V/A feat. Boss Hog – Ugly American Overkill (CD, GERMANY)

Early 1991 Glitterhouse / Amphetamine Reptile EFA CD 08140-02 / ARRCD 17/140
01. God Bullies – Let’s Go To Hell
02. Helmet – Make Room
03. Cows – Big Mickey
04. Surgery – Bronto
05. Crows – Go Look In The Crispen
06. Tar – Bad Box
07. The Thrown Ups – Stockboy, Superhero
08. Helios Creed – Master Blaster
09. Boss Hog – Gerard
10. Vertigo – When It’s All Over
Compilation album featuring the Boss Hog song Gerard (from the album Cold Hands) issued in regular album case.

“An attempt to make things as confusing as possible; a Glitterhouse compilation of previously released gems plus an unreleased song from the Crows.” – amphetaminereptile.com

This is the European pressing released at some point between January and May 1991 (The disc was manufactured in January 1991 and the booklet advertises a tour of Europe from 17-25 MAY 1991).

[no credits given on sleeve, these are taken from the Cold Hands release.]

09. Boss Hog – Gerard
Writers: Boss Hog
Boss Hog All-Stars:
Cristina, Jonathan Spencer, Kurt Wolf, Pete Shore, Charlie Ondras and Jerry Teel
Guest Stars: Santiago Durango & Kurt Hoffman
Recorded: Con Ed Bair & Peter Arsenault at Soundscape, N.Y.C. 1990
Mixed: Con Ed & Peter at Bair Tracks, N.Y.C. 1990

01. From the LP/CD ‘Dog Show’
02. From the LP/CD ‘Strap it On’
03. From the LP/CD ‘Effete And Impudent Snobs’
04. From the LP/CD ‘Nationwide’
05. Previously Unreleased
06. From the LP/CD ‘Roundhouse’
07. From the LP ‘The Thrown Ups’
08. From the LP/CD ‘Boxing The Clown’
09. From the LP/CD ‘Cold Hands’
10. From the LP/CD ‘Vertigo’

Manufactured and marketed in Europe by Glitterhouse Records, Gruner Weg 25, 3472 Beverungen, Germany under exclusive license.

The centre pages of CD booklet lists tour dates as follows:

Ugly American Overkill, Tour 1991

God Bullies, Tar, Sugery, Halo of Flies and Helmet

5 of America’s loudest ear drilling bands

Only 8 shows in Europe

17.MAY Amsterdam – Paradiso
18.MAY Hamburg – Markthalle
19.MAY Berlin – Schachtqualle
21.MAY Munchen – Theaterfabrik
22.MAY Wien – Szene Wien
23.MAY Zurich – Rote Fabrik
24.MAY Dortmund – Live Station
25.MAY London – The Venue

ARTWORK: [no details]


MATRIX: “GRCD 140 P+O-7935-A1 01-91”