B4 Nothing - Zynobeat - Swiss new wave funk rock 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

  This is the record has only been released in Switzerland   record were imported from Germany, France, or Holland) in Switzerland, This Swiss edition was pressed in limited quantities  

  This record does not have a catalogno!


Album Front Cover of Zynobeat

Album Description:

This page explains the unique characteristics and limited release of the Swiss edition vinyl LP album titled "B4 Nothing" by the band Zynobeat. The album, a fusion of new wave, funk, and rock, was exclusively released in Switzerland, with imported copies available by Germany, France, or Holland. The record, pressed in limited quantities, does not possess a catalog number. The band lineup includes Enrico Rutz on vocals, Tom Littleship on guitar and vocals, Niki Lippuner on bass, and Mike Weilenmann on drums. Several guest musicians, including Patt Wettstein on percussion, Edi & Beat on horns, Walter K on vocals, and Dani Ruhle contributing keyboard noises, also feature on the album.

The "B4 Nothing" album by Zynobeat stands as a remarkable example of Swiss new wave funk rock music. Released exclusively in Switzerland, this 12" vinyl LP showcases the band's unique style and incorporates a diverse range of musical influences.

The Swiss edition of "B4 Nothing" was imported by Germany, France, or Holland, highlighting its popularity beyond Swiss borders. Despite the record's regional success, it was produced in limited quantities, making it a sought-after item for collectors. The absence of a catalog number adds to its allure and mystique.

Zynobeat's lineup comprises four core members who contribute their individual talents to create a cohesive musical experience. Enrico Rutz, with his captivating vocals, adds depth and emotion to the band's sound. Tom Littleship, responsible for guitar and vocal duties, brings a melodic and rhythmic element to the compositions. Niki Lippuner's bass playing provides a solid foundation, while Mike Weilenmann's drumming drives the energetic grooves.

The "B4 Nothing" album features several guest musicians who enrich the overall sonic landscape. Patt Wettstein's percussion work adds texture and intricate rhythms to the songs, while Edi & Beat's horn arrangements provide a brass-driven punch. Walter K's guest vocals bring a different dynamic and further expand the album's vocal palette. Dani Ruhle's keyboard noises contribute to the experimental and atmospheric elements of the music.

Zynobeat's music is a fusion of new wave, funk, and rock, creating a distinctive sound that sets them apart. The band draws inspiration from various musical genres, incorporating elements of post-punk, synth-pop, and dance music. The result is a blend of catchy hooks, infectious rhythms, and thought-provoking lyrics.

Collector's info: :  This album includes several promotional items:
- 12" Insert leaflet with album details and photos of "B4 Nothing" band-members
- Promotional B4 Nothing sticker in Red
- A Postcard

Music Genre:

  Swiss New Wave Funk Rock Pop

Album Production Information:

  Produced by B4 Nothing and Walter K
Recorded by Hansjorg Meier at Tonspur, Buchs
Mixed by Dani Ruhle at Masters, St Gallen.

Record Label Information:

  Do Not Disturb Suisa

Media Format:

  12" LP Vinyl Gramophone Record 
Country: Made in Switzerland
Band Members and Musicians on: B4 Nothing
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Enrico Rutz - Vocals
  • Tom Littleship - Guitar, Vocals
  • Niki Lippuner - Bass
  • Mike Weilenmann - Drums
  • Guests: Patt Wettstein (percussion), Edi & Beat (Horns), Walter K (vocals), Dani Ruhle (keyboardnoises)
Track Listing of: B4 Nothing - Zynobeat

The Song/tracks on "B4 Nothing - Zynobeat" are:

    Side One:
  • The Murderer was a Catman
  • Selling my Soul
  • Zynobeat
  • Climbing Palms
  • Talking to Pamela
    Side Two:
  • Butterfly's Going
  • Work
  • Chicken Song
  • Waterproof
  • Give me a Bone
  • Rap
Album cover photos of : B4 Nothing - Zynobeat

Album Front Cover of Zynobeat

Album Back Cover of "Zynobeat"

Album Back Cover of "Zynobeat"Album Back Cover of "Zynobeat"

Close-Up of the Green "Do Not Disturb" Records Label

Close-Up of the Green "Do Not Disturb" Records Label  

Note: the above pictures are actual photos of the album and allow you to judge the quality of cover. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash.