[ Mute / LP ]
Release Date: Friday 28 July 2017
First released on 3rd June 1985, The Firstborn Is Dead was recorded in Berlin. Co-produced by Flood and the band, it was rich with references to the blues and bluesmen, the American South, and especially to Elvis Presley. Sounds described the album as "the most evocative blues record for years.
Say Goodbye To The Little Girl Tree
Train Long Suffering
Black Crow King
Knockin' On Joe
Blind Lemon Jefferson