Tag: Steven Tanza

‘Bourbonese Qualk 1983-1986’ Mannequin Records 2015.

In February 2015 Mannequin records in Berlin released a double CD/Vinyl LP official compilation of  the groups work from 1983-1986, covering the albums ‘Laughing Afternoon, ‘Hope’, ‘Preparing for…

‘Bourbonese Qualk’ LP. New International NIR187 1987

The self named LP marked the end of the first incarnation of Bourbonese Qualk. Julian Gilbert left the group after ‘the spike'(1986) to concentrate on writing and theatre, leaving…

‘Preparing for Power’ Lp. Recloose Organisation LOOSE 010. 1985

‘Preparing for Power’ is often marked as being Bourbonese Qualk’s darkest LP. the album was written and recorded at a time of political upheaval in the uk. the…

‘The Spike’ LP. Dossier/Atonal Records ST7504. 1986

‘The Spike’ was recorded during  the period 1984-1985 and published by the Berlin based Dossier/Atonal label while the group were involved in organising the Berlin Atonal festival.  Parts of…

‘Hope’ LP. Recloose Organisation LOOSE 007. 1984

The ‘Hope’ album was written and recorded by the group during 1983-1984 at their newly occupied headquarters, the notorious “Ambulance Station”. the Ambulance Station was an occupied 5…

‘Laughing Afternoon’ Lp. Recloose Organisation LOOSE 004. 1984

Recorded and produced by Bourbonese Qualk at Recloose Studios in Camberwell, South London in 1983. ‘Laughing Afternoon’ was The first vinyl album released by the group having previously releasing very limited…