User Tools


Rock / Folk / Alternative
Youngstown, Ohio, USA


Alive and Ticking

1989 The Furnace Room

Spike (Terry McCabe) – Lead vocals, background vocals, acoustic guitar
Joe Hudek – Lead Guitar (tracks 1-5)
Mike Talanca – Bass guitar (tracks 1-5)
Jim Toti – Drums (tracks 1-5), keyboards on “Newave 82”

Lori McCabe – Acoustic guitar on “Seeking Shelter,” background vocals on “Newave 82,” voices on “Voices”
Greg Yochman – Keyboards on “Celebration Day”
Pam Talanca – Harmony vocals on “Snow Mountain”
Tom Eich – Background vocals on “Newave 82,” synth on “Silent Struggler,” bass on “In Love with the Bomb,” voices on “Voices”
Chris Yambar – Background vocals on “Newave 82,” voices on “Voices”
Billy Zalot – Trumpet
Larry Placer – Electric and acoustic guitar on “Silent Struggler”
Rick Beckett – Voices on “Voices”

“This cassette-only release featured a Yambar cover, the 1982 ‘Newave’ single, and selected skits by Yambar and McCabe (aka: The World Famous Lamb Chop Players) from Asphalt Invasion.” (from

  1. Old or New
  2. Snow Mountain
  3. New Wave '82
  4. Seeking Shelter
  5. Celebration Day
  6. Sold Out
  7. Thankx
  8. In Love With the Bomb
  9. Voices
  10. The Song That's Never Heard
  11. Silent Struggler

Save the Children

1989 The Furnace Room
1991 Corpqii Productions (CPCS-19)

Terry McCabe – Vocals, guitars

  1. Intro by Chris Yambar
  2. Sanctuary
  3. Writer and Singer
  4. Old or New
  5. Always by My Side
  6. Newave
  7. Sodom and Gomorrah
  8. Celebration Day
  9. The Song That is Never Heard

“This live concert cassette-only recording includes Yambar cover art and a pre-45 live performance version of ‘Newave.’ Originally recorded in 1981 and previously issued by The Furnace Room Records.” (from

Asphalt Invasion

1991 Corpqii Productions (CPCS-18)

Spike (Terry McCabe) – Vocals, acoustic guitars
Joe Hudek – Lead Guitar
Mike Talanca – Bass
Greg Yochman – Keyboards on “Celebration Day”
Jim Toti – Drums, keyboards on “Newwave”
Tom Eich – Bass on “You’re in Love with the Bomb”
Pam Talanca – Harmonies on “Seeking Shelter”
Lori McCabe – Additional guitar on “Snow Mountain”
Billy (Baron) Zalot – Trumpet
Ed Spectre – Electric Daddy

Tracks 2-6 recorded in 1981
Tracks 1, 8-11 recorded in 1983
Track 12 recorded in 1987

  1. City Portrait (Prelude)
  2. Snow Mountain
  3. Old or New
  4. Seeking Shelter
  5. Celebration Day
  6. Newave
  7. Sold Out
  8. Thankx
  9. In Love with the Bomb
  10. Voices
  11. The Song That’s Never Heard
  12. City Portrait

Three for All

1993 Corpqii Productions (CPCS-26)

Terry McCabe and many others

  1. Neverending
  2. Why Isn't Love Made to be Easy?
  3. Seeking Shelter [alternate version]
  4. Silent Struggler
  5. Newage
  6. Norman (Tribute to Larry Norman)
  7. Storm Warning (live at Land’s End 1981)
  8. Just Fallin’ (with Wonderchild in 1977)
  9. Dance