The Guireans

   Tapeography & Amadan's Guide

Pronounced Goo-thans (1979) 


EMI Cassette Super C60 (Unreleased) (1980)


Jazz Mucus for Funk People EP (1982)


Winter Feis (Live Appearance 1982)


Olacs Volume 79 (1983)


Midges Of Rock (Live Appearance) (1983)


Mehags Agus Fuidheags (1984)


Calan Bow Gets Run Over (1984)


Bogie Goes to Bennadrove (1985)


Ch***y Al*ne Picks The Guireans (Compilation 1985)


Hey Hey We're Gordon Macleod's Guireans (1986)


The Cac Album (1987/88)


Guireans on 45 (1988)


Live At The Cross Inn (5/7/1988)


The Brag Demos + Free Muriel Gray (1989)


J*** S**** is a H***s*x**l (1989)


Late Period Singles and EPs (1990 and beyond)


Alasdair Mackay Is God (Sorry - Bod) (2002)


How Much Mor Cac Could It Be? - The Midges of Rock 2003

   The AGOFR Scene
   Guireans on Film
   Lost Recordings?
   Guireans Sounds
   Health Warning
   Midges of Rock 2003
   Free Guireans CDs!
  The Old News
Ch****y Al*ne Picks The Guireans (Compilation C90) (1985)



This is a C90 Err..“Best of” Compilation covering the period 1979-85, allegedly (but not) compiled and with sleeve notes by the late and legendary Sandwick "character" Ch***y Al*ne. All the tracks are collected from previous "releases", with the exception of:

Toilet on the Sea”, which is a live version from the 1983 Midges of Rock "festival" in the Scout Hut, featuring Derek (Dopey Derek) Macleod on vocals, Huggan on Bass, Iain (Dead Olac Again) Livingstone on keyboard, Bod on Guitar and Ken (The Bonham of Bogs) Livingstone drumming on a toilet bowl.

Walk on the West Side (Zing/Scratch Remix), recorded in 1985 at Noel Eadie’s Croft Studio at the same session as “Gimme all your Bog Roll” and “Zing Frankie Mix


Sleeve notes not by Ch****y Al*ne


1.       Is Mise Punk

2.       Walk on the West Side

3.       Adult Mucus for Oriented Rock People (Hotel Callanish)

4.       Bogie

5.       Psychedelic Mucus for Springsteen People

6.       Are Friends Electric

7.       The Sound of Shawbost

8.       Cailleach Comedienne

9.       A New Face in Dell

10.     Different for Eggs (Baldy Mucus for Joe Jackson People)

11.     Sunday Morning

12.     More Hendrix Mucus for Feedback People

13.     Calan Bow Is Dead

14.     Ex Mucus for Ploited People (2 Pissed Drivers)

15.     Om

16.     Gimme All Your Bog Roll

17.     The Dukes of Habost

18.     Echo Mucus for Bunnymen People (The Love of Back)

19.     Too Much Too Young

20.     Jazz Mucus for Funk People (Scratch Remix)

21.     Cromwell Street (MC Mucus for 5 People)

22.     Toilet on the Sea (Live Version)

23.     Industry – Gut Factory

24.     Inappropriate but wittily renamed Police song

25.     Mehags in the Sky with Fuidheags

26.     What Difference Does it Mehhhh?

27.     Motorhead in a Rub A Dub Style

28.     Village Mucus for People People (You Think You’re a Maw)

29.     See Murchadh Play

30.     Pipes of Pot

31.     Hank Mucus for Yank People (Waitin for the Bus)

32.     Frankie Mucus (Zing-Pop Mix)

33.     Walk on the West Side