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The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)
The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)
The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)
The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)

The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)

The Bats

Flying Nun Records

$14.00

All prices in New Zealand dollars.

 

The 1987 debut album from New Zealand indie-pop pioneers The Bats, Daddy's Highway has now been re-issued and remastered.

Complete with five bonus tracks from the bands early EPs, this album is full of the haunting beauty and bittersweet melodies the four-piece have become so loved for. One of the outstanding New Zealand albums from the 1980s, from the lo-fi pop hook of North by North through to the gentle drone of Tragedy, Daddy's Highway displays a quietly powerful sound that immediately tugs you in. There is a quirky energy throughout - such as Block of Wood - that also glows with shimmering harmonies, whispered vocals, reeling basslines and a sweet sense of despair that is as catchy as it is thought-provoking.

Tracklisting

  1. Block Of Wood
  2. Miss These Things
  3. Mid City Team
  4. Some Peace Tonight
  5. Had To Be You
  6. Daddy's Highway
  7. Treason
  8. Sir Queen
  9. Round And Down
  10. Take It
  11. North By North
  12. Tragedy
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FN024 The Bats - By Night (1984)
FN024 The Bats - By Night (1984)
FN024 The Bats - By Night (1984)
FN024 The Bats - By Night (1984)
FN024 The Bats - By Night (1984)

FN024 The Bats - By Night (1984)

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FN031 The Bats - And Here Is 'Music For The Fireside' (1985)
FN031 The Bats - And Here Is 'Music For The Fireside' (1985)
FN031 The Bats - And Here Is 'Music For The Fireside' (1985)
FN031 The Bats - And Here Is 'Music For The Fireside' (1985)
FN031 The Bats - And Here Is 'Music For The Fireside' (1985)
FN031 The Bats - And Here Is 'Music For The Fireside' (1985)

FN031 The Bats - And Here Is 'Music For The Fireside' (1985)

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FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)
FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)
FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)
FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)
FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)
FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)
FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)

FN045 Various - Tuatara - A Flying Nun Compilation (1985)

$36.00
FN060 The Bats - Made Up In Blue (1986)
FN060 The Bats - Made Up In Blue (1986)
FN060 The Bats - Made Up In Blue (1986)
FN060 The Bats - Made Up In Blue (1986)
FN060 The Bats - Made Up In Blue (1986)

FN060 The Bats - Made Up In Blue (1986)

$15.00
The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)
The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)
The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)
The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)

The Bats - Daddy's Highway (1987)

$14.00
FN084 The Bats - Block Of Wood (1987)
FN084 The Bats - Block Of Wood (1987)
FN084 The Bats - Block Of Wood (1987)
FN084 The Bats - Block Of Wood (1987)
FN084 The Bats - Block Of Wood (1987)

FN084 The Bats - Block Of Wood (1987)

$15.00
FN104 The Bats - 4 Songs (1988)
FN104 The Bats - 4 Songs (1988)
FN104 The Bats - 4 Songs (1988)
FN104 The Bats - 4 Songs (1988)
FN104 The Bats - 4 Songs (1988)

FN104 The Bats - 4 Songs (1988)

$25.00
FN677 Various - In Love With These Times (1989)
FN677 Various - In Love With These Times (1989)
FN677 Various - In Love With These Times (1989)

FN677 Various - In Love With These Times (1989)

$36.00
FN121 The Bats ‎– The Law Of Things (1989)
FN121 The Bats ‎– The Law Of Things (1989)
FN121 The Bats ‎– The Law Of Things (1989)
FN121 The Bats ‎– The Law Of Things (1989)
FN121 The Bats ‎– The Law Of Things (1989)

FN121 The Bats ‎– The Law Of Things (1989)

$40.00
FN143 The Bats - Compiletely Bats (1990)
FN143 The Bats - Compiletely Bats (1990)
FN143 The Bats - Compiletely Bats (1990)
FN143 The Bats - Compiletely Bats (1990)
FN143 The Bats - Compiletely Bats (1990)
FN143 The Bats - Compiletely Bats (1990)

FN143 The Bats - Compiletely Bats (1990)

$36.00
FN209 Various - Getting Older 1981-1991 (1991)
FN209 Various - Getting Older 1981-1991 (1991)

FN209 Various - Getting Older 1981-1991 (1991)

$20.00
FN210 Various - Pink Flying Saucers Over The Southern Alps (1991)
FN210 Various - Pink Flying Saucers Over The Southern Alps (1991)
FN210 Various - Pink Flying Saucers Over The Southern Alps (1991)
FN210 Various - Pink Flying Saucers Over The Southern Alps (1991)
FN210 Various - Pink Flying Saucers Over The Southern Alps (1991)

FN210 Various - Pink Flying Saucers Over The Southern Alps (1991)

$36.00
FN217 The Bats - Fear Of God (1991)
FN217 The Bats - Fear Of God (1991)
FN217 The Bats - Fear Of God (1991)
FN217 The Bats - Fear Of God (1991)
FN217 The Bats - Fear Of God (1991)
FN217 The Bats - Fear Of God (1991)

FN217 The Bats - Fear Of God (1991)

$0.00
FN260 The Bats - Silverbeet (1993)
FN260 The Bats - Silverbeet (1993)

FN260 The Bats - Silverbeet (1993)

$0.00
FN261 The Bats - Courage (1993)
FN261 The Bats - Courage (1993)

FN261 The Bats - Courage (1993)

$0.00
PRD 93/29 Various - Beyond The Jangle (1993)
PRD 93/29 Various - Beyond The Jangle (1993)

PRD 93/29 Various - Beyond The Jangle (1993)

$0.00
FN291 The Bats - Spill The Beans (1994)
FN291 The Bats - Spill The Beans (1994)
FN291 The Bats - Spill The Beans (1994)
FN291 The Bats - Spill The Beans (1994)
FN291 The Bats - Spill The Beans (1994)

FN291 The Bats - Spill The Beans (1994)

$0.00
The Bats - Couchmaster (1995)
The Bats - Couchmaster (1995)
The Bats - Couchmaster (1995)
The Bats - Couchmaster (1995)
The Bats - Couchmaster (1995)

The Bats - Couchmaster (1995)

$14.00
FN341 The Bats - Afternoon In Bed ‎(1995)
FN341 The Bats - Afternoon In Bed ‎(1995)

FN341 The Bats - Afternoon In Bed ‎(1995)

$0.00
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)
FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)

FN402 Various - Topless Women Talk About Their Lives ‎(1997)

$0.00
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