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Heartache Avenue

(Mark Tibenham/Lol Mason)

Recorded in 1982 this song written by Mark Tibenham and Lol Mason was discovered by David Virr when it lay in a pile of demos in his office.  It reached No. 7 in the UK charts in January 1983 for The Maisonettes and is from the album Maisonettes for Sale. The UK rap group Roll Deep sampled the song for their Top 40 hit single “The Avenue”.

The Maisonettes recordings
Ready, Steady, Go! RSG 1 ( France 45 PS)