muzik 4 pagansMuzik For Pagans - Boris & His Bolshie Balalaika

The First Official Bootleg Demo Cassette 1990
 

NOW digitally remastered. To listen, click HERE


1 Voodoo Chile (Slight Return) – (J.Hendrix) 5.08
Balalaika, Vocals - Boris

2 Purple Haze – (J.Hendrix) 2.52
Balalaika, Vocals - Boris

3 Are You Experienced? – (J.Hendrix) 4.22
Balalaika, Vocals - Boris

4 Blacklisted Blues - (Boris) 5.35
Acoustic Guitar, Balalaika, Vocals, Programming –Boris

5 Spirit Free - (Boris) 4.40
Guitar, Tablas, Bass, Balalaika, Vocals – Boris

6 Gross Riff (Dancing in the Circle) - (Boris) 6.37
Guitar, Balalaika, Synth, Vocals, Percussion, Glissando Guitar – Boris

7 Burnin’ with the Fire - (Boris/Walker) 8.50
Balalaika, Guitar, Synth, Tabla, Vocals – Boris

8 Toadstool Soup - (Boris) 3.33
Guitar, Balalaika, Percussion, Vocals – Boris
Bass, Programming – Pixie
Backing Vocals – Joe Nichols

9 Pagans Awake - (Nichols/Boris) 3.21
Guitar, Balalaika, Backing Vocals – Boris
Lead Vocals – Joe Nichols
Bass, Programming – Pixie

10 Sunsong (Psychick Revolution) – (Boris) 5.17
Guitar, Glissando Guitar, Synth, Vocals – Boris
Bass, Programming – Pixie
Lead Guitar – ‘Squeaky’ Pete Webb

11 Moonsong - (Boris) 7.39
Guitar, Balalaika, Synth, Vocals – Boris
Bass, Programming – Pixie

Toadstool Soup, Moonsong, Pagans Awake & Sunsong were recorded and mixed at Pixie Music Labs, Leeds (1989-90) – Engineer and Programming by Pixie.


All remaining tracks were recorded at home bounced between a walkman and tapedeck through a pair of micromixers, hence the dodgy sound quality.