I Can Only Disappoint U reaches 21!

“Something Tragic , Beautiful And Romantic (but in a cheap way)” – Paul DraperDisappoint U collection Mansun’s first EP release from Little KIx turns 21 today.

I Can Only Disappoint U reached number 8 in the UK charts and featured another four new recordings across the formats including Chad’s solo track ‘Golden Stone’.
A remix 12” for clubbers by Paul Oakenfold was also available prior to release.
With an instantly catchy riff and dreamy band video , it was always destined to be a firm fan favourite and was also performed on Paul Draper’s solo tour.


One EP cover
The EP that started it all on Parlophone and propelled Mansun into the Top 40.

Available as a 7” and 4 track CD with a few added extras. No band has ever beaten the successive run of quality EPs from 1996 to 2000.

Egg Shaped Fred /Ski Jump Nose / Lemonade Secret Drinker / Thief / Silence / Untitled


2 years ago – the China tour!

Two years ago Paul Draper and guitar wizard Ben Sink piggybacked their Japanese acoustic  tour with three dates in China .

Classic tracks such as Wide Open Space , Dark Mavis and Until The Next Life coupled with Paul’s solo output blew away the Chinese fans.

Always a dream Country Paul intended to visit as a tourist became a reality with the three shows that highlighted a huge fan base he never really expected.
In an interview that followed , he expressed interest in returning with a full band in the future. Paul Draper China FullSizeRender