Cortex – Sleepwalking 7″

cortex_cover.jpgOhhhh shit it’s Freddie Wadling behind the microphone again(Perverts etc). He gives me big goose bumps all over everytime he opens his mouth. I actually enjoy the a-side Sleepwalking alot nowadays though in the past it was always Jesus i betong that got the spins on my turntable. You cannot underestimate Freddie Wadlings huge impact on the early punk scene. A voice so unique and still going strong.
Country: Sweden
Year: 1981
Label: Heart Work
Format: 7″
Jesus i betong.mp3

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19,170 Responses to Cortex – Sleepwalking 7″

  1. Erich says:

    A bit off topic maybe but still a question many people will find interesting: do ald men get goose bumps on their heads too?

  2. The Flakes // Drummer says:

    no only on their dicks! but imagen how much that tickles them little vaginas.

  3. Tony says:

    Thanks so much for posting this! I’ve had a crummy sounding cassette copy of this 7″ for years, and now I can finally retire it! “Sleepwalking” is such a great creepy song, and Freddy’s singing style makes it even better. Their “Spinal Injuries” LP has some interesting stuff on it too. In an old issue of Ugly Things ‘zine I think I remember Johan Kugelberg saying that he produced a record by Freddy that won a Grammy or some kind of music award (?).

  4. Johan says:

    Great. For all you who know swedish, read the book about freddie called Freak. A great book.

  5. OMG! Thank you – been looking for this for a hu-hum while (years!).

    Spinal Injuries LP is available for listening on my website if anyone is keen on that one…I sure am!



  6. Larz Gustafsson says:

    One of the best bands Sweden has ever had.

  7. The Flakes // Drummer says:

    Today I found out that Jesus i betong is a cover of SPKs-Mekano:
    why haven´t anyone told me?


    Cortex was one of the best bands ever.

  9. Monger says:

    wasnt Freddie in a stooges/Ramones cover band called “FROG2000” prior to all of this? and did any tapes ever surface?

    • The Flakes // Drummer says:

      Maybe you’re thinking of Straight Jacket? Freddies first punk band that mostly did covers by british bands. They did release a tape of their farewell gig. Anyone got it?

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