Category Archives: Demo Clips

“Let’s Go Away” demo

The following song is called “Let’s Go Away”, and was recorded in 1992 or 1993. You can listen to, and download, the full song below.  

“When The Sun Hits” demo

What follows below is an early demo version of the well-known Souvlaki song “When The Sun Hits”. In this clip I highlighted a section with clearly different vocal lines, compared to the final version. Notice a line of Rachel “ooh”ing that is completely absent from the album version, and also notice Rachel’s main vocal line […]

“One Hundred Times” demo

The following song is called “One Hundred Times”, and was recorded in 1992. You can listen to, and download, the full song below.  

A Short History of Eternal and the Birth of Monster Movie

On my old and now defunct geocities site I had an “Official” Eternal webpage. Eternal was Christian’s band before he was in Slowdive. I also discussed the birth of Monster Movie, which is in some ways the continuation of Eternal. What follows below is a revised and updated version of the core content of that […]

The Pumpkin Fairies

On an old geocities page I wrote about the Pumpkin Fairies, which is the name of Neil, Rachel, and Nick’s pre-Slowdive band. This has been copy-pasted by various people on various sites. What follows below is an updated version of that write up. — The Pumpkin Fairies recorded and released two demo tapes. One is […]