We have three new Damaged Goods shirts plus a reprint of the classic ‘Hangman Records’ t-shirt as well. You’ll find them in the T-SHIRT section of the Damaged Goods shop https://damagedgoods.greedbag.com/dept/~merch/
New limited edition split 7” from CTMF and The Chatham Singers! 500 copies on black vinyl! Both tracks exclusive to this release! “Even an idiot must admit that Bob Dylan made some great tunes – what a guy! But despite his many achievements it must also be said that Bob has got a lot to […]
New album from CTMF! On CD, digital and limited vinyl LP! Billy Childish – Musician, poet, painter and writer shows no sign of slowing down. The last twelve months have seen him record a “career in a year” with The William Loveday Intention, battle off a debilitating COVID infection and revisit his punk roots with […]
New Limited Edition 7″ taken from the new album ‘Kings Of The Medway Delta’ Features an exclusive b-side ‘I’m Ready’
New album! On CD, digital and vinyl LP! The first Damaged Goods release of 2020 is a brand new album featuring Wild Billy and his regular cohorts Nurse Julie and Wolf Howard. It’s the third album they’ve released as The Chatham Singers and features twelve tracks of gritty Chess Studio style blues with Billy on […]
COMPILATION SPANNING THIRTY YEARS OF DAMAGED GOODS! Seems like only yesterday but it’s 30 years since the first Damaged Goods release! As part of the anniversary celebrations we’re releasing this compilation bringing together a selection of top tracks, deep cuts, lost gems and personal favourites. Punk, garage and indie are all well represented, with artists […]
40 Years of Childish! Career-spanning compilation! TRIPLE GATEFOLD LP & DOUBLE CD – Sleeve notes by Stewart Lee How did Billy come to be? Holed away in the distant inter tidal marshland of mid-Seventies Kent, breaking rocks in the hot sun as a teenage dockland stonemason, undiagnosed dyslexia and general insubordination denying him the educational […]
500 COPIES ON BLACK VINYL!
The A-side is an alternate version of a track from the band’s recent Brand New Cage LP. The B-side is a cover of the Creedence Clearwater Revival classic exclusive to this release.
“My interest in music is very much of when it was a vaudeville tradition, before it turned into rock… When I’m writing lyrics either I get an idea from the outside world or the world of rock ‘n’ roll – we reference things quite openly which most people don’t do.”
Billy Childish – July 2017
Brand new single from Billy Childish’s CTMF!
On transparent red or transparent yellow vinyl! (each limited to 400 copies!)
Brand new album from Billy Childish’s CTMF!
‘the reason we didn’t sound like the Smiths is because we wanted to sound like this’
40 years ago, Billy Childish, then a 16 year old working in Chatham dockyard formed a group called ‘the Chatham Forts’, and started a journey through punk rock from 1977 to now. Along the way this painter/ poet has released over 140 independent LPs. (SQ 1 is something like his 150th – no one knows for sure.)