WILD FLOWER

Released: 20th April 1987
Recorded: Electric Ladyland Studios, NYC. November and December 1986
Producer: Rick Rubin
Label: Beggars Banquet, Sire

Additional tracks:

*The Manor, Oxfordshire sessions, Summer '86
**recorded at the Brixton Academy, London, 31 March 1987

This song finds Ian Astbury adopting his rock star alter ego of Wolfchild, indulging in hard liquor, powder-format drugs and fast women. "It was my persona for when I'd stepped over the line of making sensible choices," he explained to Mojo magazine in 2016.


* UK press release sheet




* UK press release sheet


* UK clipping