Sumo (20th Anniversary)


Release date: August 17, 2018

Twenty years on from their platinum selling album Sumo hitting number two on the ARIA Chart (and with a few ARIA Awards in the trophy cabinet), The Superjesus are back with an anniversary edition of their celebrated 1998 debut. As well as seeing the original album reissued on vinyl, the CD edition of Sumo – 20th Anniversary features bonus material sourced from Triple J’s Live At The Wireless archive as well as a never before heard studio recording: a Superjesus cover of Kylie Minogue’s Confide In Me. The track holds particular pertinence for frontwoman Sarah McLeod, since it was the number one single on the ARIA Singles Chart the month in which The Superjesus first formed in 1994. Initially known as Hell’s Kitchen, The Superjesus received national radio play with their debut 1996 EP Eight Step Rail and became a festival favourite at numerous 1990s Big Days Out. As part of their Sumo – 20th Anniversary celebrations, The Superjesus will hitting the road with a stack of gig dates in the second half of 2018. Get ready to get Down Again to the sounds of Adelaide’s finest ‘90s alternative rock band.

Down Again
Now & Then
I’m Stained
Shut My Eyes
Dead Ended
Strips Of You
Confide In Me
Honeyrider (Triple J Live At The Wireless 1997)
I’m Stained (Triple J Live At The Wireless 1997)
Shut My Eyes (Triple J Live At The Wireless 1997)
Saturation (Triple J Live At The Wireless 1997)