Jim Stringer – vocals/bass, Mark Hodkinson – guitar, Terry Eves – keyboards, Craig Henderson – drums. Supported: The Stones Roses, The Chameleons, The Wedding Present , The Bible. Singles: I Want the Blood of a Civil Servant and Falling Upstairs. EP: Waiting for a 409. Posthumous album: Escape from the Rake. Radio One Session: July 1987.
The track, Falling Upstairs, will be featured on a seven-CD, Manchester North of England released by Cherry Red in 2017: Boxed Set
Monkey Run tracks on YouTube:
I Want the Blood of a Civil Servant:
One More Day:
Escape from the Rake…
A live version of The Evil Deceiver was included on a compilation tape I put together of Rochdale and Manchester bands in 1985 called Screams from the Arndale of Death. Details: