Crisis (2)

(Woking, Surrey spring 77 – 80)

 

Official Pre-79 Releases;

No Town Hall 7″ (Action Group, NOTH-1) recorded 78, released Apr 79
Tracks: No Town hall (Southwark), Holocaust, PC1984

UK ’79 7″ (Ardkor, CRI-002) recorded Nov 78 (John Peel session), released Oct 79
Tracks: UK ’79, White youth

Alienation 7″ (Ardkor, CRI-004) recorded Nov 78 (John Peel session), released Oct 81
Tracks: Alienation, Bruckwood hospital

 

Other Pre-79 Recordings;

Demo recorded Dec 77
Tracks: Kill Kill kill, Militant, PC1984

Live Demo recorded Jan 78, Guildford University Music Department (Tracks unknown)

Demo recorded Feb 78 (Step Forward Records) Surrey Sound studios
Tracks: SPG, Search & destroy

Guildford University Students Union Oct 78
Tracks: Afraid, Alienation, Holocaust, I don’t know, Laughing, On TV, PC1984, Red brigades, SPG, UK78, White youth

BBC John Peel session recorded Nov 78
Tracks: Alienation, Brickwood Hospital, UK78, White youth

Demo recorded c78
Tracks: UK78 (alt vers), Red Brigades (alt vers)

 

Further Information;

http://www.deathrock.com/crisis/index.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crisis_(band)
http://www.punk77.co.uk/groups/crisis.htm

Line ups:

#1                                         #2
77 – early 79                         early 79 – 80
Tony Wakeford (bass)         Tony Wakeford (bass)
Douglas Pearce (gtr)            Douglas Pearce (gtr)
Frazer Towman (voc)           Dexter (voc)
Rob Ledger (drms)               Luke Rendall (drms)
Lester Jones (gtr)

Tony Wakeford & Douglas Pearce later in Death In June
Luke Rendall later in The Straps
Lester Jones later in Carcrash International