» » No Defences - Released

No Defences - Released album flac

Performer: No Defences
Genre: Rock
Title: Released
Released: 2017
Style: Post-Punk
FLAC version ZIP size: 1788 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1928 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1147 mb
Rating: 4.5
Votes: 602


A1 Mud Song 4:07
A2 Burn The Clocks 2:35
A3 Willing Cripples 6:43
A4 Creata 3:55
B1 Why Wait? 13:50

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Southern Studios
  • Pressed By – MPO


  • Artwork [Cover & Booklet] – No Defences, Paco Mus
  • Artwork [Original Artwork] – No Defences
  • Producer – Pete Wright
  • Sleeve [Front Cover Reconstruction] – Raquel
  • Words By, Music By – No Defences


From the press release;

"Recorded in 1985 for Crass Records but never released, Demo Tapes do the decent thing and release this five track lost album by five piece South London band No Defences.

The album was recorded at Southern Studios with Pete Wright producing , but it was never completed. This album has been painstakingly put together and remastered from tapes taken from the studio at the time. Their sound was anything but anarcho punk - it had a strong tribal element in the rhythm section, post punk flourishes in the guitar work and lyrics that were poetic, individual and radical. The songs were often long with multiple timing changes but always with an intensity and passion.

No Defences played gigs with everyone at the time from Crass to Flux Of Pink Indians to Crucifix and toured with Chumbawamba and Reality Control but sounding like none of these bands. No Defences were a special band and after years and years of trying to release this album, Demo Tapes are proud to release ‘Released’ 32 years after it was recorded.

It comes with a full sized, full colour (12-page) booklet with photos, lyrics, archive and a full list of every gig No Defences played."

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etched): MPO TAPE 008 A Any Change
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etched): TAPE008 B Is First In Us...