The Adicts - Viva La Revolution

The Adicts - Viva La Revolution

Original Release Date

1982

Release Information

UK 7" 1982 (Fall Out - FALL 002)

1 Viva La Revolution 3:45
2 Steamroller (My Baby Got Ran Over By A) 1:53
3 Numbers 2:12

Chart Placings

UK Indie Hit: 21, 13 wks

Credits

Produced by The Adicts at Octopus

Additional Credits

Monkey - vocals
Pete - guitar
Mel - bass
Kid Dee - drums

Reviews & Opinions

STEVE SPINALI, MAXIMUM ROCKNROLL #2, SEPTEMBER 1982: The three supremely infectious pop-punk compositions on this EP are matched, unfortunately, by rather generic themes of teenage rebellion. "Steamroller" and "Numbers" ripple with fast melodies and enormously clever lyrics, and undoubtedly, "Viva la Revolution" could have been a classic if only they hadn't run the chorus into the ground. Very entertaining, but not very important.

PUNKY GIBBON: Three exclusive versions of songs heard in different versions on the first two LPs.

Additional Notes

Steamroller was re-recorded for Sound Of Music; Viva La Revolution is a new (longer) version of the Songs Of Praise track.

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