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The Triffids - Wide Open Road mp3

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Performer: The Triffids
Title: Wide Open Road
Country: New Zealand
Released: 1986
Style: Alternative Rock, Indie Rock
Category: Rock
Rating: 4.1
Catalog #: K 9929
Label: White Label Records


1Time Of Weakness
2Wide Open Road


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
HOT 1230The Triffids Wide Open Road ‎(12", Single)Hot Records HOT 1230UK1986
K 9929The Triffids Wide Open Road ‎(7", Single)White HotK 9929Australia1986
HOT 730The Triffids Wide Open Road ‎(7", Single)Hot Records HOT 730UK1986
MUSH01783.2The Triffids Wide Open Road ‎(CD, Single, Ltd)MushroomMUSH01783.2Australia1998
K-9929The Triffids Wide Open Road ‎(7", Single)White HotK-9929Australia1986


  • BassMartyn P. Casey
  • DrumsAlsy MacDonald
  • GuitarDavid McComb, Evil Graham Lee (tracks: A), Robert McComb
  • OrganJill Birt (tracks: A, B2, B3)
  • Photography By [Back]Alsy MacDonald
  • Photography By [Front]Bleddyn Butcher
  • ProducerGil Norton (tracks: A), The Triffids
  • Sequenced ByAlsy MacDonald (tracks: A)
  • Sequenced By [Emulator]David McComb (tracks: A)
  • Steel Guitar [Lap]Evil Graham Lee (tracks: B1)
  • Steel Guitar [Pedal]Evil Graham Lee (tracks: A)
  • SynthesizerDavid McComb (tracks: A)
  • Synthesizer [Emulator]Adam Peters (tracks: A)
  • ViolinRobert McComb (tracks: B2, B3)
  • VocalsDavid McComb
  • Written-ByD McComb


A-side recorded at Mark Angelo Studios, London, UK. Mixed at Amazon Studios, Liverpool, UK.
B1 recorded live at The Graphics Art Club, Sydney on November 1985 by Mitch Jones, mixed by Rob Muir.

Made in New Zealand by Festival Records Pty. Ltd.


  • Made By – Festival Records Pty. Ltd.


Wide Open Road is a single released in 1986 by Australian folk rock band The Triffids from their album Born Sandy Devotional. It was produced by Gil Norton Pixies, Echo & the Bunnymen, Foo Fighters and written by David McComb on vocals, keyboards and guitar. The B-side Time of Weakness was recorded live at the Graphic Arts Club, Sydney, November 1985 by Mitch Jones, mixed by Rob Muir in Perth. Dear Miss Lonely Hearts was recorded at Planet Sound Studios, Perth and produced by the Triffids. 2011 г. The Triffids - Wide Open Road. Domino Recording Company is an independent record label founded in 1993. Wide Open Road. The Triffids. The Triffids - Red Pony. The Triffids - Reverie. The Triffids - Beautiful Waste. The Triffids - Hell Of A Summer. The Triffids - Property Is Condemned. The Triffids - Raining Pleasure. The Triffids have usually been cursed with the tag of great lost band, though in the past few years Domino has done its best to change that by releasing all the groups work in deluxe packages. These reissues did a great job of reminding fans of the Triffids just how wonderful their dramatic, cinematic body of work was, as well as giving people who werent around in the bands mid-'80s heyday a chance to really dig in and discover them. Mike Ticher: A snapshot of Australia written from London, the Triffids hit a creative peak with this resonant song about loneliness and Open Road, 04:09. Beautiful Waste, 03:21. Lonely Stretch, 05:03. Stolen Property, 06:47. A Trick of the Light, 03:53. Too Hot to Move, 04:04. Goodbye Little Boy, 03:27. Посмотреть сведения об участниках альбома, рецензии, композиции и приобрести альбом 2010 CD от Come Ride With Me. Difficulty: novice. G CG G Em Am It's a wide open road, It's a wide open road. G CG G So how do you think it feels sleeping by yourself sleeping by yourself. Em Am When the one you love, the one you love is with someone else. G G I wake up in the morning thinking I'm still by your side. Its a wide open road. G Am. I reach out just to touch you, then I realise Its a wide open road Its a wide open road. G CG G It's a wide open road, It's a wide open road. Em Am It's a wide open road, It's a wide open road Repeat. Wide Open Road Live at Melbourne University. This track is not available in Russian Federation - Learn more