The Damned | The Black Album

On October 20th, 1980, The Damned release their fourth studio album—The Black Album—a record whose sleeve parodies The Beatles White Album, and whose music moved the band into a more Gothic-Rock direction

The album features the singles The History of the World (Part 1)Dr Jekyll & Mr HydeWait for the Blackout, and Lively Arts.


  • A1 Wait for the Blackout
  • A2 Lively Arts
  • A3 Silly Kids Games
  • A4 Drinking About My Baby
  • A5 Twisted Nerve
  • A6 Hit or Miss
  • B1 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • B2 Sick of This And That
  • B3 History of the World Pt. 1
  • B4 13th Floor Vendetta
  • B5 Therapy
  • C1 Curtain Call