The debut single from The Buff Medways Their full name is Wild Billy Childish & The Friends of the Buff Medway Fanciers Association. During the 19th century a breed a chicken was developed peculiar to the Medway area. The breed, now extinct, was a table bird for the London hotel market. TheBUFF MEDWAY project, based at […]
Yes it’s a Christmas single from Wild Billy Childish and the friends of the Buff Medway’s Fanciers Association which features two very festive tracks, ‘Merry Christmas Fritz’ is a mad noisy ‘what you’d expect’ sort of Buffs track about the legendary football match between the English and German soldiers in the first world war. It […]
*** 2017 REISSUE ON WHITE VINYL***
Wild Billy Childish & The Buff Medways final album was on Damaged Goods following on from two on Graham Coxons Transcopic Records and one for Vinyl Japan.
The album features the single and live favourite ‘(I’m a) Lie Detector’ and 11 other tracks including the single ‘Medway Wheelers’
The second single taken for the latest Wild Billy Childish & The Buff Medways album also entitled ‘Medway Wheelers (Damgood 239) The 7” is backed with a cover version of the Who’s classic ‘A Quick One’ and as a bonus on the CD version there is the video, made by Billy himself of ‘Medway Wheelers’. […]
Next month sees the debut single from THE BUFFETS (that’s BUFF-A’s to you sonny) ‘An all girl tribute to The Buff Medways – the worlds greatest gararge group.’ Featuring Sister Tiffany Lee Linnes – vocals and guitar (Ex Stuck-up’s singer), Nurse Julie – bass and vocals (Chatham Singers) & Matron Bongo – drums and vocals […]
Wild Billy Childish & The Buff Medways are playing their last ever gig at the Dome (Upstairs) in Tufnell Park London on the 27th of October 2006, this is their last 7” It’s a three track 7”… 1. 1975 2. ALBION 3. LAST OF THE BUFF MEDWAYS The last show will be recorded and will […]
Wild Billy Childish & The Buff Medways split up in 2006 after releasing 4 albums in 5 years, one each on Damaged Goods & Vinyl Japan and two on Graham Coxons ‘Transcopic Records’. During that period they were regular guests on John Kennedys XFM show ‘X-posure’ doing three studio sessions and a live broadcast ‘X-posure […]
1914 LP – REISSUED ON WHITE VINYL 27/10/17
A well deserved re-issue of the third BUFF MEDWAYS album, the second to be released on Graham Coxon’s ‘Transcopic’ record label back in 2003.
This followed 2002’s album ‘Steady The Buffs’ which got loads of critical acclaim from the higher brow press elite!
We are also reissuing two other Buff Medways LP’s on the same day, ‘Steady The Buffs’ & ‘Medway Wheelers’
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 […]