Discography

Singles & EP's

"Raptor EP"

Released: 1993
Format: 12" EP
Cat. No: RAP1
Copyright: Raptor

Tracks:
 A1. Lillet - Buttlip
 A2. Because You Said - Fat
 B1. Fucasbug - Marabone
 B2. Season - Ash

Ultra rare 4-track 12" EP which marks the 1st official recording output of Ash and was pressed as a promotional tool for gigs and obtaining record company interest which was funded by the bands themselves with help from shops andthe local business community. The 'Ash' track is an exclusive version that has since been released as an addidtional track on the re-released CD version of 'Jack Names The Planets'. Other bands featured are Buttlip, Marabone and Fat. The release contains handwritten labels, and wraparound picture sleeve.

 

"Jack Names The Planets"

Released: February 21 1994
Format: 7" (Limited Edition)
Cat. No: LALA 001
Copyright: LaLaLand Recordings

Tracks:
 A. Jack Names The Planets (2:57)
 B. Don't Know (3:00)

This was the bands first official UK single, and was only available on 7". Only 2,000 copies were released. The single was released on their now manager Tav's own label, and was recorded with a £300 budget given by Tav himself. 'Jack Names The Planets' was later re-recorded for inclusion on Trailer.

 

"Petrol"

Released: August 15 1994
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT13CD
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Petrol
02. The Little Pond
03. A Message From Oscar Wilde And Patrick The Brewer
03. Things

"Petrol"

Released: 1994
Format: CD EP (Australia)
Cat. No: D912
Copyright: Infectious Records / Liberation Records

Tracks:
01. Petrol (4:12)
02. Uncle Pat (3:17)
03. Different Today (2:53)
03. Hulk Hogan Bubblebath (5:14)

 

"Petrol"

Released: 1994
Format: 7"
Cat. No: INFECT 13S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
  A. Petrol
B1. The Little Pond
B2. A Message From Oscar Wilde And Patrick The Brewer

This was the bands first single on Infectious records. The single features a message from Oscar Wilde and Patrick the Brewer. The 7" was a limited release of 500 copies, it comes with a numbered picture sleeve.

 

"Petrol"

Released: 1995
Format: 7" (USA)
Cat. No: G-26
Copyright: Generator

Tracks:
A1. Petrol
B1. Punk Boy

Released in the US only as a limited edition clear vinyl 7" with Ash's cover of Punk Boy and picture sleeve. Limited to 500 copies each of clear, gold and white vinyl.

 

"Uncle Pat"

Released: October 17 1994
Format: CDS / 7"
Cat. No: INFECT16CD / INFECT16S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Uncle Pat (3:17)
02. Different Today (2:53)
03. Hulk Hogan Bubble Bath (5:07)

Produced by Mark Waterman. The largely instrumental Hulk Hogan Bubblebath features vocals or (ramblings) by Rick McMurray.


"Kung Fu"

Released: March 20 1995
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT21CD
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Kung Fu (2:17)
02. Day Of The Triffids (3:32)
03. Luther Ingo's Star Cruiser (1:45)

KUNG FU was written in 5 minutes on Boxing Day 1994, and recorded over 2 minutes 15 seconds in Wales the following day. 'Day Of The Triffids' recorded in January 1995 at Cosmic Ray's house by the sea.

 

Released: March 20 1995
Format: 7"
Cat. No: INFECT21S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
A1. Kung Fu (2:17)
B1. Luther Ingo's Star Cruiser (1:45)

This single marked the beginning of the relationship between Ash and Oasis producer Owen Morris, who produced the following three Ash albums. The artwork features the famous Eric Cantona kick into the crowd.

 

"Girl From Mars"

Released: July 31 1995
Format: CDS / MCS
Cat. No: INFECT24CD / INFECT24MC
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Girl From Mars (3:34)
02. Astral Conversations With Toulouse Lautrec (6:05)
03. Cantina Band (3:16) [John Williams]

 

"Girl From Mars"

Released: July 31 1995
Format: 7"
Cat. No: INFECT24S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
1. Girl From Mars (3:34)
2. Astral Conversations With Toulouse Lautrec (6:05)
3. Cantina Band (3:16) [John Williams]

The 'Girl From Mars' single earned the band their first and well deserved top 20 hit.

 

"Girl From Mars"

Released: July 31 1995
Format: CDS (Australia)
Cat. No: D1557
Copyright: Infectious Records / Mushroom Records

Tracks:
01. Girl From Mars
02. Darkside Lightside
03. Goldfinger
04. T-Rex
05. What Deaner Was Talking About

 

"Angel Interceptor"

Released: October 9 1995
Format: CDS / MCS
Cat. No: INFECT27CD / INFECT27MC
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Angel Interceptor (4:05)
02. 5 A.M. Eternal (4:12)
03. Give Me Some Truth (5:12) [John Lennon]

 

Released: October 9 1995
Format: 7" (Limited Edition)
Cat. No: INFECT27S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Angel Interceptor
02. 5 A.M. Eternal
03. Gimme Some Truth [John Lennon]

This single features a cover 'Gimme Some Truth' by John Lennon from his classic 1971 'Imagine' album. 7" is a numbered limited edition release and comes with a picture sleeve.

 

Released: October 9 1995
Format: CDS (Japan)
Cat. No: TFCK-88772
Copyright: Toys Factory

Tracks:
01. Angel Interceptor
02. Girl From Mars
03. Kung Fu
04. Gimme Some Truth [John Lennon]
05. Cantina Band [John Williams]
06. Luther Ingo's Star Cruiser

This single features a cover 'Gimme Some Truth' by John Lennon from his classic 1971 'Imagine' album. Japanese release contains six tracks and comes with picture sleeve, lyrics and obi-strip.

 

"Get Ready"

Released: December 1995
Format: 7" (Limited Edition, Red Vinyl)
Cat. No: FP004
Copyright: Fantastic Plastic Records

Tracks:
A1. Get Ready [Smokey Robinson]
B1. Zero Zero

Produced by Tim Wheeler. This single was released as a limited edition 7".
'Get Ready' was originally written and performed by Smokey Robinson.

 

"Goldfinger"

Released: April 15 1996
Format: CDS / MC
Cat. No: INFECT39CD / INFECT39MC
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Goldfinger (4:32)
02. I Need Somebody (2:37)
03. Sneaker (3:13)
04. Get Ready (2:50) [Smokey Robinson]

Cassette single contains the first 3 tracks and repeat the same both sides.

 

Released: April 15 1996
Format: 7" (Sparkly Gold vinyl)
Cat. No: INFECT39S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
 A1. Goldfinger (4:32)
 B1. I Need Somebody (2:37)
 B2. Sneaker (3:13)

 

Released: April 15 1996
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT39CDP
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
1. Goldfinger (UK Radio Edit) (4:16)
2. Goldfinger (US Radio Edit) (3:59)
3. Goldfinger (Full Length Version) (4:33)

 

Released: 1996
Format: CDS (US Promo)
Cat. No: PRO-CD-8236
Copyright: Reprise Records

Tracks:
01. Goldfinger (Full Length Version)
02. Goldfinger (Radio Edit)

'Get Ready' was originally written by Smokey Robinson. 'I Need Somebody' was written by Mark Hamilton while in Hospital. The limited edition 3-track 7" comes with a golden glitter clear vinyl and numbered picture sleeve.

 

"Oh Yeah"

Released: June 24 1996
Format: CDS /MC / 7"
Cat. No: INFECT41CD / INFECT41MC / INFECT41S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Oh Yeah (4:45)
02. T-Rex (2:23)
03. Everywhere Is All Around (2:31) [Martin Carr]
04. Does Your Mother Know (3:01) [ABBA]

 

"Barbie"

Released: March 1 1997
Format: 7" (Limited Edition Fan Club Release)
Cat. No: KEN 01
Copyright: Barbie

Tracks:
 A1. I Only Want To Be With You
 A2. Devil's Haircut
 B1. Kung Fu (Live)

Released to fan club members at a secret fan club gig at the London Astoria on March 1 1997 on a limited edition 7". 'Kung Fu' is recorded live at the Reading Festival 1996.

 

"A Life Less Ordinary"

Released: October 25 1997
Format: CDS / MC
Cat. No: INFECT50CD / INFECT50MC
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. A Life Less Ordinary (4:14)
02. What Deaner Was Talking About [Ween] (2:03)
03. Where Is Our Love Going (4:17)
04. Halloween (3:30)

Cassette single contains the first 3 tracks and repeat the same both sides.

 

Released: October 25 1997
Format: 7" (Limited Edition, Blue Vinyl)
Cat. No: INFECT50S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
  A. A Life Less Ordinary
B1. Where Is Our Love Going
B2. What Deaner Was Talking About

'A Life Less Ordinary' was the first song to feature new guitarist Charlotte Hatherley, and was written for the film of the same name. 'What Deaner Was Talking About' is a cover of a Ween song, the song also appeared on the album "Live At The Wireless".

 

"Jesus Says" [CD1]

Released: September 21 1998
Format: CDS / MC
Cat. No: INFECT59CDS / INFECT59MC
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Jesus Says (4:47)
02. Taken Out (2:53)
03. Heroin, Vodka, White Noise (5:52)

 

"Jesus Says" [CD2]

Released: September 21 1998
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT59CDSX
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Jesus Says (Radio Edit) (3:46)
02. Radiation (1:41)
03. Dancing On The Moon (3:15)

 

"Jesus Says"

Released: September 21 1998
Format: CDS (Promo)
Cat. No: INFECT59CDSP
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Jesus Says (Radio Edit) (3:46)
02. Jesus Says (4:47)

2 track promo in trace paper picture sleeve.

 

"Wild Surf" [CD1]

Released: November 23 1998
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT61CDS
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Wild Surf
02. Stormy Waters
03. When I'm Tired

 

"Wild Surf" [CD2]

Released: November 23 1998
Format: CDS/MCS
Cat. No:
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Wild Surf (Extended) (3:41)
02. Lose Control (2:13)
03. Gonna Do It Soon (1:56)

 

"Numbskull"

Released: April 26 1999
Format: CD EP
Cat. No: INFECT62EP
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Numbskull (3:10)
02. Blew (3:15) [Nirvana]
03. Who You Drivin' Now? (2:02) [Mudhoney]
04. Jesus Says (Live) (4:19)
05. Girl From Mars (Live) (2:50)
06. Fortune Teller (Live) (2:56)

 

"Numbskull"

Released: April 26 1999
Format: 2 x 7" (Red vinyl)
Cat. No: INFECT62S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
 A. Numbskull
 B. Blew [Nirvana]
 C. Who You Drivin' Now?[Mudhoney]
 D. Jesus Says (Evening Session)

 

"Folk Song"

Released: 1999
Format: CDS (UK Promo)
Cat. No: INFECT63CDSP
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
1. Folk Song (5:00)

 

"Got A Beautiful Face...Got A Fucked Up Inside"

Released: 1999
Format: CDS (US Promo)
Cat. No: DRM5P-5223
Copyright: Dreamworks Records

Tracks:
01. Halloween (3:31)
02. Where Is Our Love Going (4:17)
03. What Deaner Was Talking About (2:01)
04. Blew (3:16)
05. Who You Drivin' Now? (2:01)

US only 5-track promo-only released by Ash's record label at the time Dreamworks.

 

"Shining Light" [CD1]

Released: January 29 2001
Format: CDS / MC
Cat. No: INFECT98CDS / INFECT98MC
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Shining Light (Radio Edit)
02. Warmer Than Fire [Little Hell]
03. Gabriel

'Warmer Than Fire' was written by Steve Ludwin formally of Carrie and now in Little Hell, a band Ash toured with late last year. Little Hell are signed to Ash's manager Tav's new record label Double Dragon.

Cassette single contains the first two tracks.

 

"Shining Light" [CD2]

Released: January 29 2001
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT98CDSX
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Shining Light (Album Version)
02. Feel No Pain
03. Jesus Says (Hedrock Valley Beats Lightyear 12" Mix)
04. Shining Light (Video)

The first Ash release to feature an enhanced CD. Also features a remix of the "Nu-Clear Sounds" track 'Jesus Says'.

 

"Burn Baby Burn" [CD1]

Released: April 2 2001
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT99CDS
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Burn Baby Burn
02. 13th Floor
03. Only In Dreams [Weezer]

 

"Burn Baby Burn" [CD2]

Released: April 2 2001
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFECT99CDSX
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Burn Baby Burn
02. Thinking About You
03. Submission (Arthur Baker Remix)

 

"Burn Baby Burn"

Released: April 2 2001
Format: DVD
Cat. No: INFECT99DVD
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Burn Baby Burn (DVD Audio) (3:29)
02. Episode 1: 'Road Trip' (DVD Video) (9:27)

Limited edition of 10,000 copies. 

 

"Sometimes" [CD1]

Released: June 9 2001
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFEC101CDS
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Sometimes (3:50)
02. Skullfull Of Sulphur (3:09)
03. So The Story Goes (2:58)
04. Sometimes (Video) (3:59)

'So The Story Goes' & 'Skullful Of Sulphur' written by Tim Wheeler. Also contains the 'Sometimes' promo video which was filmed in Havana, Cuba. 

 

"Sometimes" [CD2]

Released: June 9 2001
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFEC101CDSX
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Sometimes (Album Version)
02. Teenage Kicks
03. Melon Farmer (Live)

'Teenage Kicks' is a cover of the classic Undertones song, featuring Damian O'Neill on guitar. 'Melon Farmer' was recorded live on the John Peel show, and is a cover of a Lazergun Nun song.

 

"Sometimes"

Released: June 9 2001
Format: DVD
Cat. No: INFEC101DVD
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. Sometimes (DVD Audio) (3:47)
02. Episode 2: 'Back From The Edge' (15:50)

The DVD contains the second Ash road movie, Back From The Edge, along with lyrics to 'Sometimes', a full UK discography and a stills gallery. It was released on a limited edition DVD. Only 8,000 copies were released.

 

"Sometimes"

Released: June 9 2001
Format: 2x7"
Cat. No: INFEC101S
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
 A. Sometimes
 B. Skullfull Of Sulphur
 C. So The Story Goes
 D. Teenage Kicks [The Undertones]

The limited edition double 7" pack comes with a numbered gatefold picture sleeve.

 

"Candy"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFEC106CDS / INFEC106CDSX / INFEC106DVD
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"There's A Star"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFEC112CDS / INFEC112CDSX / INFEC112DVD
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Walking Barefoot"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Envy"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: INFEC119CDSX / INFEC119DVD
Copyright: Infectious Records

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Jack Names The Planets"

Released: December 2 2002
Format: CDS (Limited Edition)
Cat. No: DD2007
Copyright: Double Dragon

Tracks:
01. Jack Names The Planets (2:57)
02. Don't Know (3:00)
03. Season (Raptor 12" Version) (3:31)

'1' & '2' recorded by Gary Aiken At Nova Tech Studios, Belfast.
'3' recorded In Someone's Garage In Cloughy.

'1' & '2' originally released on 7" (lala001) In 1994. '3' Originally Released On Raptor (RAP1) 12" In 1993 (Split with 3 other artists).

Released on a limited edition CD, this re-release of Ash's debut single contains the original version of 'Jack Names The Planets', and the Raptor 12" version of 'Season'.

 

"I'm On Drugs"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Satellite Transmissions Vol.1"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Clones"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Orpheus"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Starcrossed"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Renegade Cavalcade"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"You Can't Have It All"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"Polaris"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"End Of The World"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4

 

"single"

Released: year
Format: CDS
Cat. No: catno
Copyright: recordlabel

Tracks:
01. song1
02. song2
03. song3
04. song4