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Performer: The Clean
Genre: Rock
Title: Vehicle
Country: New Zealand
Released: 1990
Style: Alternative Rock
FLAC version ZIP size: 1839 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1993 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1407 mb
Rating: 4.7
Votes: 395

The Clean are an indie rock band that formed in Dunedin, New Zealand in 1978, and have been described as the most influential band to come from the Flying Nun label, whose repertoire included many major components of the "Dunedin sound". Led through a number of early rotating line-ups by brothers Hamish and David Kilgour, the band settled. on their well-known and current line-up with bassist Robert Scott Contents.

The Clean’s debut full-length, now reissued on vinyl by Captured Tracks with a bonus live EP, came after they’d already been legends for almost a decade. After the rough and ready four-track recordings that marked their early singles and EPs, Vehicle was very much like a studio creation, but the fuller production didn't harm the performances. The Clean’s debut full-length, now reissued on vinyl by Captured Tracks with a bonus live EP, came after they’d already been legends for almost a decade. The Clean’s debut full-length came after they’d already been legends for almost a decade, ever since their 1981 single Tally-Ho! put both them and the Flying Nun label on the charts in their home country of New Zealand.

By: The Clean (1990, Rock). More albums from The Clean: The Presence Of Past Tense by The Clean. Odditties by The Clean. Mister Pop by The Clean. Getaway by The Clean. Unknown Country by The Clean. Modern Rock by The Clean. Tape Culture by The Clean. View all albums . Vehicle. By: The Clean (1990, Rock). 1. Draw(in)g To A (W)hole.

The Clean reunited in 1988 for a couple of concerts and followed with Vehicle in 1990, their first proper LP. Their pre-breakup material stands as their greatest achievement, but this slightly more polished effort still shines with their trademark fractured pop songs that combine a punky attitude and a classic pop sensibility.

Vehicle (The Clean album). 1990 studio album by The Clean. Vehicle is the first full-length studio album by New Zealand group The Clean. It was released in 1990 by Flying Nun and Rough Trade Records. Much of the material was written for the band's reunion tour in the late 1980s The front cover artwork is a painting by band member David Kilgour.

Listen free to The Clean – Vehicle (Draw (In) G to A Hole, I Wait Around and more). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. Overview (current section).

Is Vehicle the best album by The Clean? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. Vehicle by The Clean (1990) Overall rank: 7,086th. Accolades: Top albums of 1990 (116th). Top albums of the 1990s (1,385th). Best albums of all time (7,086th).


A1 Draw(in)g To A (W)hole 2:03
A2 I Wait Around 2:42
A3 Bye Bye 2:15
A4 The Blue 1:45
A5 Dunes 3:01
A6 Some One 1:51
A7 Home 2:01
B1 Diamond Shine 3:13
B2 Getting To You 1:47
B3 Big Soft Punch 2:32
B4 Big Cat 2:32
B5 I Can See 2:33
B6 Gem 1:07

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Rough Trade
  • Copyright (c) – Rough Trade
  • Copyright (c) – Cleano Productions
  • Recorded At – Blackwing Studios
  • Mastered At – Trutone Mastering Labs


  • Artwork [Painting] – D. Kilgour*
  • Engineer – Alan Moulder, Ken Kenneddy*
  • Mastered By – Ray Janos
  • Photography By – Craig McNab
  • Producer – The Clean
  • Written-By – Kilgour*, Kilgour*, Scott*


Recorded at Blackwing Studios, London, July 18-21, 1989.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 2313-80072-1 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): RUS-72A RJ MASTERED BY TRUTONE 28529
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): RUS-72B RJ MASTERED BY TRUTONE 28530

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
FN147 The Clean Vehicle ‎(LP, Album) Flying Nun Records FN147 New Zealand 1990
FNLP529, FNCT004 The Clean Vehicle ‎(LP, Album + 12", EP + Comp, RE) Flying Nun Records, Captured Tracks FNLP529, FNCT004 US 2013
ROUGH C 143 The Clean Vehicle ‎(Cass, Album) Rough Trade ROUGH C 143 UK 1990
rough 143 The Clean Vehicle ‎(LP, Album, W/Lbl) Rough Trade rough 143 UK 1990
rough 143, Rough 143 The Clean Vehicle ‎(LP, Album) Rough Trade, Rough Trade rough 143, Rough 143 UK 1990