Shaking Skin House


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Jules Verne's Sketchbook cover

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  1. Demo version.
    Released in November 1987 on the Jules Verne's Sketchbook cassette.
    Also released on the reissue of Skylarking on 14 October 2016 in the U.K.
    Andy: “Another half song plus blah blah blah mumbled lyric, proper words to be written at a later date. I thought the chords had a good idiot stomp. At one time this was a potential title for what became THE BIG EXPRESS.”
    Extended demo version.
    Released in September 2004 on Fuzzy Warbles Volume Six in the U.K.
    Andy: “Half born proto song, something for The Big Express. Sometimes I just blunder into a recording not knowing what it's about or where I'm going, returning to it later to pick over the wreckage for salvageable stuff. In this I found the idea for ‘Merely A Man’, so it wasn't a wasted exercise. Also considered using its full name, ‘Another Product From Shaking Skin House’, as the title for The Big Express. A shaking skin house being a person.”




Zap, pow pow zap
Zap, pap, pap, pap zap
Da da da da
Zap, pap pap zap
Pop, pop pop pop

Here's something coming
Maybe a song or two
Can't stop from strumming
Can you feel it too?

I'm merely a man and I want
Nothing but love from you
I'm merely a man and I want
Nothing more than to do
What I want in the songs
And the order
[make up gibber that ends in something rhyming with order]

It's another another product
From Shaking Skin House
Another product

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