The Fauves - MP3s
The vast majority of The Fauves' releases are long out of print, and difficult to track down. Your best options are keep an eye out on ebay and GEMM. A selection of releases can be purchased direct from the band, via the official Fauves website. You can also try online retailer Waterfront Records.
A selection of obscure Fauves recordings are available for download below.
The Fauves - Rarities Compilation
I (Dave, the webmaster) have compiled 22 obscure Fauves recordings into a rarities package that you can download, and then burn to CD. These recordings were issued as b-sides, featured on promotional discs, or are taken from live bootlegs.
Download The Fauves Rarities Compilation
The compilation features:
- Live Recordings of Don't Get Death Threats Anymore, Dogs are the Best People, Understanding Kyuss, Caesar's Surrender, Insert Your Life and Ticket to the Big Time
- Birthday at Sea, Sleep wonderfully warm with Linda Lovelace, Frontman Practice, She's Down on the Coast, Lakeside, Cross Dresser and Fade Behind the Thin Body. These are b-sides that DON'T appear on the band's Prefer Others b-side compilation.
- Anyhow... try ambivalence, Get me the Research, and the Self Abuser demo. These were issued on the Lazy Highways bonus disc.
- The full version of Everybody's getting a three piece together. This is very rare, and was only issued on the 3-piece promotional single in 1995.
- Misguided Modelling Career, from the Tight White Ballhugger EP
- Dwarf on Dwarf, Marble Arse and Glitter Us. All three tracks were issued as singles in the early-mid 90s.
Live at the Wireless - 2000
Download The Fauves - Live at the Wireless (2000)
- Digitised from a cassette, but the quality is still quite good
- First Day on the Run / Bigger than Tina / Medium Pacer / Write What You Know / Give up your Day Job / Every TV Star has a Dark Side / Going for my Blue Belt / Celebrate the Failure / The Charles Atlas Way / Astronaut Talk / Dogs are the Best People
Thousand Yard Stare Promo
You can download the parts where Coxy discusses the songs.
Download the Thousand Yard Stare Promo Disc
- Intro / discussing Taking the Uni Student out to the Country / discussing Going for my Blue Belt / discussing Astronaut Talk / discussing Every TV Star has a Darkside / Concluding Remarks