Written by:
Mark E Smith, Craig Scanlon, Steve Hanley
Initial release:
Behind The Counter, Cog Sinister/Permanent 12SPERMD13 12"; CDSPERMD13 CD
13 December 1993
Subsequent releases:
Middle Class Revolt, Castle CMQDD1226 CD; 13 March 2006
Permanent Years (Paranoid Man in Cheap Sh*t Room), Fulfill Records ARTFULCD53 CD; 22 May 2006 (However, some copies of this album, presumably because of a pressing plant error, have League Moon Monkey Mix in its place.)
Group on initial recording:
Mark E Smith - vocals; Craig Scanlon - guitar; Steve Hanley - bass;Simon Wolstencroft - drums; Dave Bush - keyboards; Karl Burns - drums
First played live:
6 December 1993 Manchester
Last played live:
8 December 1993 Manchester
Number of known performances:
The forerunner to City Dweller, which was released the following year on Middle Class Revolt. For some reason, the song was never a great live favourite of MES's.