Wreckless Eric - Big Smash
Label: Stiff Records ‎– SEE 1-21, Stiff Records ‎– SEEZ 21
Type: 2 x Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Netherlands
Date of released: 1980
Category: Rock
Style: New Wave
Genre: Rock
Musician: Wreckless Eric
Album's name: Big Smash
ZIP archive size: 1307

Wreckless Eric - Big Smash

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A1 A Pop Song
A2 Tonight (Is My Night)
A3 Too Busy
A4 Broken Doll
A5 Can I Be Your Hero?
A6 Back In My Hometown
B1 It'll Soon Be Weekend
B2 Strange Towns
B3 Excuse Me
B4 Break My Mind
B5 Good Conversation
B6 Out Of The Blue
C1 (I'd Go The) Whole Wide World
C2 Take The Cash (K.A.S.H.)
C3 Lets Go To The Pictures
C4 Walking On The Surface Of The Moon
C5 Hit + Miss Judy
C6 I Wish It Would Rain
D1 Reconnez Cherie
D2 Veronica
D3 Brain Thieves
D4 Semaphore Signals
D5 I Need A Situation
D6 The Final Taxi
D7 There Isn't Anything Else

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – Street Music Ltd.
  • Published By – Acuff Rose Music Ltd.
  • Published By – Rondor Music Ltd.
  • Recorded At – Parkgate Studios
  • Recorded At – DJM Studios
  • Mixed At – Air Studios
  • Remixed At – The China Shop


  • Backing Vocals – Bazza, Eric*, Malcolm*, Martin Ace, Philippa Thomas, Walter*
  • Brass – Dick Hanson (tracks: A1, B3), John Earle (tracks: A1, B3)
  • Clarinet – John Earle (tracks: B2)
  • Cover – C. More-Trash, Eric*
  • Drums, Percussion – Dave Otway (Professor Carnage)*
  • Electric Bass – "Wildman" John Brown*
  • Engineer [Engineered By] – Dick Plant, Mel Tozer, Tim Cuthbertson
  • Guitar [Solo] – Eric* (tracks: B5)
  • Lacquer Cut By – C
  • Lead Guitar – Walter Hacon (tracks: A2, A4)
  • Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar [Electric + Acoustic] – Pete Gosling
  • Mixed By – Alan Winstanley, Nick Garvey (tracks: C3, D5)
  • Organ – Eric* (tracks: A5)
  • Organ, Piano, Effects [Acoustic Thrashing] – Malcolm Morley
  • Pedal Steel Guitar – Roger Rettig (tracks: A6, B4, B6)
  • Producer – Bazza (tracks: A1 to B6), Ian Dury (tracks: D4), Larry Wallis (tracks: D1, D3, D7), Nick Garvey (tracks: C5), Nick Lowe (tracks: C1), Pete Solley* (tracks: C2, C4, D2, D6), Shane O'Fancy (tracks: C3, D5)
  • Remix – Bazza (tracks: C1), Dave Robinson (tracks: D1), Roger Bechirian (tracks: D2)
  • Rhythm Guitar – Eric* (tracks: A3)
  • Rhythm Guitar [Electric + Acoustic] – Walter Hacon
  • Vocals – Eric*
  • Written-By – Goulden* (tracks: A1 to B3, B5 to D7), O'Neil* (tracks: B6), J.D. Loudermilk* (tracks: B4), Gosling* (tracks: A1, A6, B2), Hacon* (tracks: A4)


Different catalogue number on sleeve: "FILE UNDER STIFF SEEZ 21 33 1/3 RPM"

℗ 1980

All songs published by Street Music Ltd., except B4 Acuff-Rose Music Ltd. and B6 Street Music Ltd./Rondor Music Ltd.

Gatefold sleeve.
Auto-coupled sides A/C and B/D.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: Stemra
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped): SEE 1-21 A 7C1 REC.1 SIDE 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C, stamped): SEE 1-21 C 7C1 REC.1 SIDE 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped): SEE 2 - 21 B 7C1 REC.2 SIDE 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D, stamped): SEE 2 -21 D 7C1 REC.2 SIDE 2

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
SEEZ 21, 6.28499 DP Wreckless Eric Big Smash ‎(2xLP, Album) Stiff Records, Stiff Records SEEZ 21, 6.28499 DP Germany 1980
VIP-5090-21 Wreckless Eric Big Smash ‎(2xLP, Album) Stiff Records VIP-5090-21 Japan 1980
SEEZ 21 Wreckless Eric Big Smash ‎(2xLP, Album) Stiff Records SEEZ 21 UK 1980
CDSEEZ 21US, CDSEEZ 21 Wreckless Eric Big Smash ‎(CD, Album, RM + CD, Comp, RM) Stiff Records, Stiff Records CDSEEZ 21US, CDSEEZ 21 UK 2007
ZSEEZ 21 Wreckless Eric Big Smash ‎(2xCass, Album) Stiff Records ZSEEZ 21 UK 1980