Ruts DC - Animal Now
Rock, Latin
Label: Virgin ‎– V2193
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Australia
Date of released: 1981
Category: Rock, Reggae
Style: New Wave, Dub, Punk
Genre: Rock, Latin
Musician: Ruts DC
Album's name: Animal Now
ZIP archive size: 1330

Ruts DC - Animal Now

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Mirror Smashed 3:28
A2 Dangerous Minds
Trumpet – Bill Barnacle
A3 Slow Down 4:23
A4 Despondency
Soloist, Keyboards – Gary Barnacle
A5 Different View 4:01
B1 No Time To Kill
Vocals [Hidden Morrocan Chanter] – Louise Freedman
B2 Fools
Soloist, Keyboards – Gary BarnacleTrumpet – Bill Barnacle
B3 Walk Or Run 3:28
B4 Parasites 5:25

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – ICC Studios
  • Recorded At – Farmyard Studios
  • Recorded At – The Manor
  • Mastered At – The Town House
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
  • Published By – Copyright Control


  • Bass – Paul Fox (tracks: A4, B3), Segs (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B2, B4)
  • Guitar – Paul Fox (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B2, B4), Segs (tracks: A4, B3)
  • Producer – Ruts D.C.*
  • Producer, Engineer – John Brand
  • Sleeve – Smith*, Mankowitz*
  • Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Saxophone [Synthesised Sax], Backing Vocals – Gary Barnacle
  • Vocals, Drums, Percussion – Dave Ruffy*
  • Vocals, Keyboards – Paul Fox , Segs
  • Written-By – Dave Ruffy* (tracks: A1 to B4), Gary Barnacle (tracks: B2 to B3), Paul Fox (tracks: A1 to B4), Segs (tracks: A1 to B4)


Recorded at I.C.C. Eastbourne. Farmyard Studios. The Manor.
Mastered at The Townhouse.

Includes a printed inner sleeve which contains the album lyrics on one side. The other side contains additional credits and a photograph of the band.

℗ & © 1981 Virgin Records Ltd.
Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd. - A1 - A5, B1, B4
Copyright Control - B2, B3

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): V2193 A2 TOWN HOUSE BEWARE.....
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): V2193 B2 TOWN HOUSE ....THE CURSE OF ODIN

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
V2193 Ruts DC Animal Now ‎(LP, Album) Virgin V2193 UK 1981
V2193 Ruts DC Animal Now ‎(LP, Album) Virgin V2193 New Zealand 1981
2473 760, V2193 Ruts DC Animal Now ‎(LP, Album) Virgin, Virgin 2473 760, V2193 Greece 1981
403703, AE 460 Ruts DC Animal Now ‎(Cass, Album) Virgin, Virgin 403703, AE 460 France 1981
203705 Ruts DC Animal Now ‎(LP, Album) Virgin 203705 France 1981