Band: Die Toten Hosen
Album: Learning English, Lesson 1
Release Date: January 1991
Music Genre: Punk Rock New Wave
Release Country: Europe
Record Type: 22 Tracks Vinyl Album LP
Long lasting German punk band that started life in 1982 in Düsseldorf.
Ex ZK (2).
Andi (Andreas Meurer) - Bass
Breiti (Michael Breitkopf) - Guitar
Campino (Andreas Frege) - Vocals
Kuddel (Andreas von Holst) - Guitar
Vom (Stephen George Ritchie) - Drums
Walter (Walter November) - Guitar from 1982 to 1983
Trini (Trini Trimpop) - Drummer from 1982 to 1985
Wölli (Wolfgang Rohde) - Drummer from 1985 to 1999
|A6||If The Kids Are United||3:08|
|A11||Gary Gilmore's Eyes||2:15|
|A12||Born To Lose||3:21|
|B1||Carnival In Rio (Punk Was)||3:08|
|B3||Right To Work||3:03|
|B4||Whole Wide World||3:19|
|B5||Smash It Up||2:57|
|B8||Love And A Molotov Cocktail||2:30|
|B9||Do Anything You Wanna Do||4:27|
|B10||Goodbye From Janet & John||1:01|
Made in Germany, but also distributed in the UK with this catalogue number.
Gatefold sleeve, printed inner sleeve.
Covers of classic punk songs with members of the original bands as guests. "Step One", "Step Two" etc are comedy skits.
John Caffery credited as Jon Caffery.
"This album is dedicated to Johnny Thunders"
Recorded at Church Studios (London), March 1991, Dierks Studio (Stommeln), Sigma Sound Studios (New York), June 1991 and Nas Nuvens Studio (Rio de Janeiro), mixed at Dierks (Stommeln), August/September 1991.
PM 264/LPVIR 11 appears on spine, back cover and innersleeve, labels only say LPVIR 11.