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Performer: Chumbawamba
Genre: Electronic / Rock
Title: Anarchy
Country: Europe
Released: 1994
Style: Folk Rock, Pop Rock, Punk, Synth-pop
FLAC version ZIP size: 1691 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1170 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1353 mb
Rating: 4.5
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Anarchy is the sixth studio album by anarcho-punk band Chumbawamba. Many of the tracks address specific social issues, such as homophobia, strikes or fascism. Its graphic cover, depicting a baby's head emerging from a vagina, prompted the record to be banned from some shops and stocked in plain sleeves in others.

Chumbawamba's second album, Never Mind the Ballots. Here's the Rest of Your Lives, was released in 1987, coinciding with the general election, and questions the validity of the British democratic system of the time. The band adopted another moniker, Scab Aid, for the "Let It Be" song release that parodied a version of the Beatles song recorded by the popstar  .

Shhh is the fifth studio album by the band Chumbawamba. It was originally written and recorded as Jesus H. Christ, an album that relied heavily on samples. The band was unable to procure rights to a number of the songs they sampled, however, and the album was largely re-worked to defend artistic intent and criticize censorship. The album sleeve artwork itself incorporated various rejection letters received by the band denying the rights to the Christ samples.

Anarchy by Chumbawamba, released 01 May 1994 1. Give The Anarchist A Cigarette 2. Timebomb 3. Homophobia 4. On Being Pushed 5. Heaven/Hell 6. Love Me 7. Georgina 8. Doh! 9. Blackpool Rock 10. This Year's Thing 11. Mouthful Of Shit 12. Never Do What You Are Told 13. Bad Dog 14. Enough Is Enough 15. Rage.

Anarchy (Chumbawamba album). The album was a commercial success, giving the group their first top 40 album on the UK Albums Chart. The album debuted and peaked at number 29 on the chart dated 7 May 1994; it spent a total of three weeks on the chart before exiting the top 10. .All songs written and arranged by Chumbawamba except where noted. All songs produced and engineered by Chumbawamba and Neil Ferguson.

Throughout the album, there's some inspiring music that's made on a shoestring but sounds like a million dollars. The anarchist musical collective known as Chumbawamba not only talks the talks, but also walks the walks. Think and laugh - and don't forget to dance, too.

This album has an average beat per minute of 121 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 109/137 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page.

Anarchy ‎(LP, Album, Ltd). One Little Indian, One Little Indian, One Little Indian. Anarchy ‎(Cass, Album).

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Give The Anarchist A Cigarette
2 Timebomb
3 Homophobia
Featuring – The Bedlam Rovers*
4 On Being Pushed
5 Heaven/Hell
Written-By – Traditional
6 Love Me
Featuring – MC Fusion
7 Georgina
8 Doh!
9 Blackpool Rock
10 This Year's Thing
11 Mouthful Of Shit
12 Never Do What You Are Told
13 Bad Dog
14 Enough Is Enough
Featuring – MC FusionWritten-By, Arranged By – Fusion*
15 Rage

Credits

  • Accordion – Simon Commonknowledge
  • Guitar [Additional Guitars], Keyboards – Neil Ferguson
  • Mandolin – Geoff Read
  • Producer – Chumbawamba, Neil Ferguson
  • Written-By, Arranged By – Chumbawamba (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 15)

Notes

Anarchy was recorded in January 1994 at Woodlands Studio Castleford • Chumbawamba on this recording are: Harry, Danbert Nobacon, Paul Greco, Louise Mary Watts, Dunst, Boff, Alice Nutter and Mavis Dillon with Neil Ferguson and Fusion • all songs written and arranged by Chumbawamba except "Enough Is Enough" written and arranged by Chumbawamba/Fusion and "Heaven/Hell" - the melody based on a traditional Hungarian folk tune and passed via the ex from muzsikas • all songs produced and enigineered by Chumbawamba and Neil Ferguson at the Doctor Quantize Clinic • thanks Bedlam Rovers for the traditional melody to "Homophobia" • thanks to Fusion for the piece in "Love Me" • special thanks to Jimmy Echo for extra "Timebomb" • accordian by Commonknowledge • "Georgina" intro by Kerry and Casey • mandolin by Geoff Read • additional guitars and keyboards by Neil Ferguson

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TPLP 46 Chumbawamba Anarchy ‎(LP, Album) One Little Indian TPLP 46 Europe 1994
VJCP-17505 Chumbawamba Anarchy ‎(CD, Album) Virgin VJCP-17505 Japan 1994
TPLP 46L, TPLP46, TPLP 46 Chumbawamba Anarchy ‎(LP, Album, Ltd) One Little Indian, One Little Indian, One Little Indian TPLP 46L, TPLP46, TPLP 46 Europe 1994
828 524-4 Chumbawamba Anarchy ‎(Cass, Album) PolyGram Polska 828 524-4 Poland 1994
TPLPCD46 Chumbawamba Anarchy ‎(CD, Album) One Little Indian TPLPCD46 Europe 1994