Splintered - Blaspheme

Splintered - Blaspheme


Splintered were an experimental noise-rock band founded by Richard Johnson (Grim Humour 'zine, Fourth Dimension Records, Lumberton Trading Company, Adverse Effect) when the band he was previously in, Playground, disbanded in 1989/1990. Splintered lasted until 1998 and also released many side-project records, often on Steve Pittis' Dirter Promotions imprint or Richard Johnson's Fourth Dimension label but likewise turning up on labels such as Meeuw Muzak and Ralf Wehowsky's Selektion ... (read more at Discogs)


Colin Bradley - Guitar treatments
Paul Dudeney - Drums, Vocals, Percussion
Richard Johnson - Guitar, Vocals, Keyboards, Percussion
James Machin - Lead guitar, Percussion
Steve Pittis - Wasp, Keyboards, Sampling, Percussion
Paul Wright - Bass
David Dudeney - Percussion

Links to Peel

Festive Fifty Entries

  • None


Two sessions. No known commercial release.

1. Recorded: 1992-02-16. First broadcast: 27 March 1992. Repeated: 29 May 1992

  • Godsend / Judas Cradle / Breakdown Part Three / Kill The Body So The Head Will Die

2. Recorded: 1994-12-04. First broadcast: 20 January 1995. Repeated: ?

  • Hilt / Black Dwarf / Mantle / Silence

Other Shows Played

(The list below is compiled only from the database of this site and Lorcan's Tracklistings Archive. Please add more information if known.)

  • 23 July 1990: 'Last Laugh (Compilation LP-Tearing Down The Barricades Volume 1])' (Fourth Dimension)
  • 01 August 1990: 'Last Laugh (Compilation LP-Tearing Down The Barricades Volume 1])' (Fourth Dimension)
  • 11 August 1990 (BFBS) (Peel 154 (BFBS)): 'Last Laugh (Compilation LP-Tearing Down The Barricades Volume 1)' (Fourth Dimension)

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