Abecedarians- Smiling Monarchs 12”

Apologies for the overwhelming amount of posts today- feeling a bit productive, I suppose. Here’s the 1985 debut 12” by Los Angeles’ Abecedarians, one of the only American releases on Factory. Of course, the band would sign to Caroline to release the bulk of their material. You can nab the band’s posthumous early recordings collection here on these back pages, where you can read a bit more about the band as well. Without any further ado, here’s the info for this 12”:

Abecedarians- Smiling Monarchs 12”
1. Smiling Monarchs
2. Benway’s Carnival


This 12” has just been reissued as part of Pylon’s 2xLP & CD reissue of EurekaPick it up!

One Response to “Abecedarians- Smiling Monarchs 12””

  1. Anonymous Says:

    This one sounds more new wave/minimal than their later, guitar driven material. Different, but just as great! Thanks!

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