Gulf Klub- What’s Cooking 7”

Just realised it’s been a while since my last post.  Sorry, guys!  I have quite a few things on the plate, including a rare French coldwave 7” and a few more Italian goodies that I’ve been meaning to get to, but here’s something I’ve had uploaded for a while to whet your appetite until I can get that stuff all organized properly for you.

This is a one-off 7” from Australia, released in 1984 via Vi-Nil Records. Despite being distributed by EMI, this one didn’t get a lot of attention when it came out. Not much about them on the net, but Geoffrey Stapleton was also involved with The Aliens, GANGgajang, and more.

Personally I don’t care much for the a-side (but of course, that’s just my own taste), but the flip is a great piece of Middle Eastern inspired minimal synth. While the geography is all wrong here, the sound still feels right at home for fans of Minimal Compact, Beograd, Max & Intro, etc. A short little piece of synth perfection that I hope you all enjoy!

Gulf Klub- What’s Cooking 7”
1. What’s Cooking
2. India

*download it here*

More soon, stay tuned!

 

3 Responses to “Gulf Klub- What’s Cooking 7””

  1. As always, your taste is impeccable…

  2. thank you
    This interesting music

  3. Greg Anderson Says:

    Amazing, I was the drummer in Gulf Klub. We formed in Cairns, Nth Queensland about ’82. We then went Sydney. These songs were recorded by our good friend Geoff Stapleton. Thanks, what a blast from the past 🙂

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