STRANGLERS IV RATTUS NORVEGICUS 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

  "Rattus Norvegicus" is the first album by The Stranglers, released in 1977. The band's name was printed as "The Stranglers IV" on the sleeve. The album was originally to be entitled "Dead on Arrival" but was changed at the last minute

 

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Album cover photos of : Stranglers IV Rattus Norvegicus

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Collectors information / Album Description:

 

This album "IV Rattus Norvegicus" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, and photos.
 

Music Genre:

 
English Punk New Wave
 

Album Production Information:

 
The album: "IV Rattus Norvegicus" was produced by: Martin Rushent
This album was recorded at: T.W. Studios, Fulham. Olympic Studios, Barnes.

Label Information:

 
United Artists Records UG 30045

Record Format:

 
12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

 
1977 Made in England
 

Band Members and Musicians on: Stranglers IV Rattus Norvegicus

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Hugh Cornwell: guitars, lead vocals and backing vocals
  • JJ Burnel: bass guitar, lead vocals and backing vocals
  • Dave Greenfield: keyboards (Hammond L100 Organ, Hohner Cembalet electric piano, Minimoog synthesizer), lead vocals and backing vocals
  • Jet Black: drums
  • Eric Clarke: guest saxophone on "Grip"

Track Listing of: "IV Rattus Norvegicus"

The Songs/tracks on "IV Rattus Norvegicus" are

  1. Sometimes (4:56)
  2. Goodbye Toulouse (3:12)
  3. London Lady (2:25)
  4. Princess of the Streets (4:34)
  5. Hanging Around (4:25)
  6. Peaches (4:03)
  7. (Get A) Grip (On Yourself) (3:55)
  8. Ugly (4:03)
  9. Down In The Sewer: Falling/Down In The Sewer/Trying To Get Out Again/Rat's Rally (7:30)

Index of THE STRANGLERS 1980's Vinyl Album Discography and Album Cover Gallery


THE STRANGLERS - All Live And All Of The Night

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EPIC EPC 460259 , 1988 , The Netherlands

THE STRANGLERS - Aural Sculpture

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Epic EPC 26220 , 1984 , The Netherlands

THE STRANGLERS - Collection 1977/1982

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Liberty United Records 2C 068 83.327 , 1982 , France

THE STRANGLERS - Dreamtime

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EPIC EPC 26648 , 1986 , The Netherlands

THE STRANGLERS - Feline

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EPIC EPC 25237 , 1982 , The Netherlands

THE STRANGLERS - IV Rattus Norvegicus

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United Artists Records UG 30045 , 1977 , England

THE STRANGLERS - No More Heroes

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United Artists 1C 064-99560 , 1977 , Germany