Stuart Braithwaite and Aidan Moffat have some fun as the Sick Anchors...
Calling themselves The Sick Anchors, the duo have teamed up with multi- instrumentalist Sheepy, who has also worked with the [a], to cover the Kitten‘s recent Number One ‘Whole Again’ on the EP, released on April 22 via Lost Dog Records.
Also featured is a version of Mark E. Smith’s ‘Bill Is Dead’ originally featured on ‘The Infotainment Scan’ and a Number One in John Peel’s Festive 50 in 1990. Making up the trio is their version of ‘You Always Hurt The One You Love’ – penned by the Mills Brothers more than 50 years ago.
The songs all feature Moffat on vocals. The duo are widely expected to team up onstage at 3 dates in Scotland at the end of April which form part of the Tryptych Festival.