It was the 22nd biggest selling album of 1984 in the UK and received a nomination for Best British Album at the 1985 Brit Awards.
The album also reached the top ten in several other countries including Germany, Finland, and Norway.
Salt beef sandwiches and latkes from Blooms in Aldgate. Carol on reception. Bashing assorted kitchenware (Drum Talk) and fire extinguishers (Bogart). Hours of guitar overdubs in the tiny control room (Wouldn’t it be Good). Great expectations.”