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The Wurzels and Adge Cutler Discography

I Am A Cider Drinker
The Wurzels

Encore ONCR 523

Release Date: June 1979

A quirky compilation of Wurzels material, including a couple of sought-after gems not previously issued on albums (Springtime and The Back Of My Old Car). Not really a "greatest hits" package as the title track is the only chart hit on the album, but this collection does contain a few Scrumpy & Western favourites such as My Somerset Crumpet Horn, the Wurzels' version of The Shepton Mallet Matador and The Cabot Song.

The first side of the album consists of studio tracks and the second is made up of live tracks - these are edited together with chat from the boys between songs, which explains why there are fewer tracks on side 2.

Band line-up: Tommy Banner (piano, organ, accordion, vocals), Tony Baylis (bass, bass guitar, sousaphone and vocals) and Pete Budd (banjo, guitar and vocals).

Producer: Bob Barrett

Side 1

  1. I Am A Cider Drinker (Paloma Blanca) [c]
  2. Down Our Street [e]
  3. Springtime [f]
  4. Back Of My Old Car [f]
  5. I Keep Smilin' [c]
  6. Cabot Song (Big 'Ead) [c]
  7. Sousaphone Sam [d]
  8. Sally-Army Teacher [d]
  9. Nellie The Bionic Cow [d]
  10. Farmer Jonesie's Travellin' Disco Show [d]

Side 2

  1. The Shepton Mallet Matador [a]
  2. Who Needs Summer [a]
  3. Gotta Have Tenderness [a]
  4. My Somerset Crumpet Horn [b]
  5. Crabapple Hill [b]
  6. Mevagissey [e]
  7. Drunk On A Saturday Night [e]
Key:
a.  originally issued on the album The Wurzels Are Scrumptious!
b.  originally issued on the album The Combine Harvester
c.  originally issued on the album Golden Delicious
d.  originally issued on the album Give Me England!
e.  originally issued on the album I'll Never Get A Scrumpy Here
f.  originally issued on 7-inch 45 rpm singles

I Am A Cider Drinker

Album sleeve artwork

I Am A Cider Drinker

Back of the album sleeve

I Am A Cider Drinker

Side 1 disc of the album

I Am A Cider Drinker

Side 2 disc of the album

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