The Nectarine No 9 - Port Of Mars

Title: Creeping Bent Singlesclub #7
Format: 7"
Label: Creeping Bent
Year: 1998

Side A - Revolutionary Corps Of Teenage Jesus With Alan Vega - Who Cares Who Dies
Side AA - The Nectarine No. 9 - Port Of Mars


Port Of Mars

The Nectarine No. 9 were the musical highlight of my Nineties. Fronted by Davey Henderson formerly of Fire Engines and Win, all three groups are well documented throughout this blog.

Port of Mars is their mid period classic, a Marquee Moon for an even blanker generation featuring Henderson's finest lyric gliding above a sea of Fender fuzz.

Aside from this split single the track can be found on third album Fried For Blue Material and at least one of the many compilations that pay testament to the group's absolute genius.

My big, big eyes will crystalise like salination plants; but inside of my pants, like a handful of ants, discreet were my secretions...