(The Gospel According To) The Meninblack Double Vinyl LP Including Signed Print
Signed print is included within the album packaging.
Originally released in February 1981, THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO THE MENINBLACK was The STRANGLERS’ fifth studio LP.
Their most obvious concept album, the subject matter is, largely, aliens, UFOs and religion. The recording sessions were, by Strangler standards, both lengthy and expensive. Spread across the first eight months of 1980, they coincided with what was a tumultuous and chaotic time for the band; one that included Hugh’s imprisonment in March, the infamous “riot” in Nice in June, changing management in September, deaths amongst their road crew and other close associates and ended with their uninsured gear being stolen in New York whilst...