The TPE discography



Singles
Albums
Videos
Compilations











SINGLES

1985 7" Keen / A great depression on a slum night The Pink Label (Pink - Pinky 13 T) Recorded at Alaska Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion 7" V2 / Happiness drives me round the bend Noise a Noise Records (Noiseanoise NAN 1) Recorded at Alvic Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion 12" V2 / The gonest thing / Happiness drives me round the bend Noise a Noise Records (Noiseanoise NAN 1T) Recorded at Alvic Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion 1986 12" Keen / A great depression on a slum night / Zig-zag wanderer The Pink Label (Pink - Pinky 13 T) Recorded at Alaska Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion 7" It's a Good Thing / The deadbeat Demon Records (Demon - D1042) Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales Produced by Hugh Jones 12" It's a Good Thing / The deadbeat / Mine Demon Records (Demon - D1042T) Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales Produced by Hugh Jones 7" Natural kind of joy /Can't stop Demon Records (Demon ?) Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales Produced by Hugh Jones 12" Natural kind of joy / Non-alignment pact (live) / Can't stop / Jesus says Demon Records (Demon- D1043T) Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales Produced by Hugh Jones The Peel Sessions - EP 12" V2 / Lettuce / Blindspot / Can't stop Strange Fruit Records (Strange Fruit - SFPS038) Recorded at the BBC, June 1985 Produced by John Williams 1987 12" Big decision (extended version) / Soul deep / Big decision (7" version) Polydor Records (Polydor - TPEX 1) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 10" Big decision (extended version )/ Split / Soul deep Polydor Records (Polydor - TPET 1) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 7" Big decision (7" version) / Soul deep Polydor Records (Polydor - TPE 1) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann US promo Big Decision (Jet Fuel Mix) / Big Decision (Jet Fuel Dub) / Big Decision (album version) Polydor Records (Polydor - PRO 528-1) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 12" Swamp (extended version)/ Creeping to the cross (shorter and better version) / Dance your ass off Polydor Records (Polydor - TPEX2) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 7" Swamp / Dance your ass off Polydor Records (Polydor - TPE 2) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann Cassette Swamp (extended version) / Dance Your Ass Off / Big Decision (7" version) / Creeping to the Cross (shorter and better version) / Big Decision (12" version) Polydor Records (Polydor - TPE ?) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann Live EP - 7" Swamp (live) / Me and baby brother (live) / Creeping to the Cross (live) / Dance your ass off Polydor Records (Polydor - TPEE 2) 12" Genius Move / Party games / Mouthcrazy (live) / Genius Move (extended version) Virgin Records (Virgin - VST 1022) Recorded at ? Produced by ? Cds Genius Move / Party games / Mouthcrazy (live) / Genius Move (extended version) Virgin Records (Virgin - CDEP13) Recorded at ? Produced by ? 7" Genius Move / Party games Virgin Records (Virgin -?) Recorded at ? Produced by ? 1988 Cds Cellophane / Think of a woman / Hot head Virgin Records (Virgin - VSCD 1116) Recorded at Rockfield Produced by Roli Mosimann 12" Cellophane / Think of a woman / Hot head Virgin Records (Virgin - VST 1116) Recorded at Rockfield Produced by Roli Mosimann 7" Cellophane / Think of a woman Virgin Records (Virgin - ?) Recorded at Rockfield Produced by Roli Mosimann Live EP Genius move / It's a good thing / Here it is...take it / Cinnamon girl / Circusville / V2 / Non alignment pact Mansfield Publishing (MANS 1988) Recorded at ? Produced by ? 'Til Things Are Brighter Steve Mack - solo appearance An AIDS-trust tribute album of Johnny Cash covers Steve did "Rosanna's Goin' Wild" Produced by Jon Langford and Marc Riley Fundamental Records 1989 Cds Groove check (10" version) / Chemicrazy / Tension (live) / Under the sky (live) Virgin Records (Virgin - VSCD 1159) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 12" Groove check (12" version) / Groove check (dub) Virgin Records (Virgin - VSA 796580-0) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 10" Groove check (10" version) / Chemicrazy / Tension (live) / Under the sky (live) Virgin Records (Virgin - VSA 1159) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 7" Groove Check / Groove Check (12" version) Virgin Records (Virgin - ?) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 12" -Promo Groove Check (12" version)/ Think of a woman / Genius Move (live) / Mother Sky (live) Virgin Records (Virgin - PR 2469) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 1990 CD Abandon / Jewel / Head staggered / Abandon (boy's own mix) Virgin Records (Virgin - VSCDT 1242) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 12" Abandon (boy's own mix) / Fat mouth creed / Jewel Virgin Records (Virgin - VST 1242) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 7" Abandon / Fat mouth creed Virgin Records (Virgin - VS 1242) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt CD Hey Venus (Mad Thatcher Disease Mix-Edit) / Groove check (Check This Groove Out) / Sensitize (Sensi Mix) / Light and shade Virgin Records (Virgin - VSCDX 1290) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 12" Hey Venus (Mad Thatcher Disease Mix) / Hey Venus (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy Mix) Virgin Records (Virgin - ?) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt CD Hey Venus / Hey Venus (Mad Thatcher Disease Mix-Edit) / Hey Venus (Mad Thatcher Disease Mix) / Hey Venus (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy Mix) Virgin Records (Virgin - VS CDT 1290) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt CD Sensitize / Chemicrazy (revitalized) / Gnaw mark / Groove check (the stoli mix) Virgin Records (Virgin - VSCDT 1261) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 10" box (with live poster) Sensitize / Chemicrazy (revitalized) / Cinnamon girl / Groove check (check this groove out) Virgin Records (Virgin - VSAX 1261) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 12" Sensitize / Chemicrazy (revitalized) / Gnaw mark / Groove check (the stoli mix) Virgin Records (Virgin - ?) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 7" Sensitize / Chemicrazy (revitalized) Virgin Records (Virgin - ?) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 1991 7" CLAWFIST: That Petrol Emotion: "Everybody's going triple bad acid Yeah!" The Membranes: Big decision (slight return) 7" Tingle (remix) / Tingle (Hard Bop edit) - Limited numbered edition Virgin Records (Virgin - VS 1312) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 12" Tingle (Hard Boppin' Mix) / Tingle (Hard Boppin' Instrumental) / Tingle (Serious Bleep Vibe) Virgin Records (Virgin - VST 1312) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 12" Tingle (Christmas in Kreuzberg Mix) / Tingle (Jazz Tip Mix) Virgin Records (Virgin - VSTX 1312) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt CD Tingle (remix) / Tingle (Hard Boppin' Mix) / Light and shade / Hey bulldog (live) Virgin Records (Virgin -VSCDT 1312) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 7" Head Staggered (live) / Scumsurfin (live) Free 7" flexi disc, given away on the Chemicrazy Tour. Recorded live at the Whiskey in Los Angeles. 1993 CD Detonate My Dreams / Blue to black (remix) / Big human thing (demo version) Koogat Records (Koogat - Gat 1 CDS) Recorded at Protocol Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion CD Catch A Fire / Funtime / Little big man / Chrome Koogat Records (Koogat - Gat 2 CDS) Recorded at Protocol Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion

ALBUMS

1986 Manic Pop Thrill Demon Records (Demon - FIEND CD 70) Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales Produced by Hugh Jones 1987 Babble Polydor Records (Polydor - POL 900) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann 1988 End of the Millennium Psychosis Blues Virgin Records (Virgin - CD V 2550) Recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales / Ridge Farm Studios, Surrey, England Produced by Roli Mosimann 1989 The Peel Sessions - BBC archives Strange Fruit Records Recorded at the BBC 11th June 1985 Produced by John Williams The Double Peel Sessions Strange Fruit Records (Strange Fruit - SFPS038) Recorded at the BBC, June and November 1985 Produced by John Williams 1990 Chemicrazy Virgin Records (Virgin - CDV 2618) Recorded at Oceanway Studios, LA, USA Produced by Scott Litt 1993 Exploded View Compiled by Rykodisc Fireproof (Koogat - GAT 1 CD) Koogat Records (Rykodisc in Usa) Recorded at Protocol Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion 2000 Final Flame Essential Records (Essential - ESMCD902) Recorded in 1994 at "The Grand", Clapham, London / "The Tivoli Ballroom", Dublin, Ireland Produced by That Petrol Emotion 1993 Fireproof (new and remastered version including alternate versions) Essential Records (Essential - ESMCD903) Recorded at Protocol Studios, London Produced by That Petrol Emotion 2001 Babble (new and remastered version including b-sides) Polydor Records (Polydor - 549 565-2) Recorded at Livingstone Studios, London Produced by Roli Mosimann

VIDEOS

1989 Seen and unseen Virgin Video Recorded at "Town & Country Club", London, September 1988

COMPILATIONS

That Petrol Emotion appear on the following compilations 1985 FREE 3 track EP TPE - V2 (re-recorded) 1987 FROM HELL TO OBSCURITY TPE - Mine. Fast 'n' Bulbous: A tribute to Captain Beefheart TPE - Hot Head. 1991 I'm your fan TPE - Stories of the street. 1991 New season (Peel Sessions: 1983-1991) TPE - Lettuce 1993 12 X 12, VOL. 2 TPE - Big Decision. 1995 VOLUME SIX TPE - Catch a fire. Emerald Rock TPE - Big Decision (also includes Teenage Kicks). Do you know of more compilations that TPE appear on? Please let me know. And if you have some of the sleeves for the singles that are missing here... Please pass them my way!