Annotation

Tracks 1 & 2: Recorded at Townhouse Studio, London, UK. April 1981. Engineered by Nick Launey.
Tracks 3-5: Recorded at Richmond Recorders in Melbourne, Australia. January-February 1980. Engineered by Tony Cohen.

Listed in discographys as The Friend Catcher EP or Release the Bats EP. No title appears on the cover.

Annotation last modified on 2012-01-01 22:18 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Release the Bats 2:26
A2 Blast Off 2:15
B1 The Friend Catcher 4:15
B2 Mr. Clarinet 3:40
B3 Happy Birthday 3:54

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

membranophone:
Mick Harvey (track A1)
composer:
Nick Cave (tracks B1–B3)
Mick Harvey (track B3)
Rowland S. Howard (Australian rock musician) (tracks A1–A2, B3)
engineer:
Nick Launay (track A1)
lyricist:
Nick Cave (track A1)
Rowland S. Howard (Australian rock musician) (track A2)
producer:
The Birthday Party (tracks A1, B2)
Tony Cohen (track B2)
Nick Launay (track A1)
recording of:
Blast Off (track A2)
Happy Birthday (track B3)
Mr. Clarinet (track B2)
Release the Bats (track A1)
The Friend Catcher (track B1)