Position Normal was formed in London in 1993 and consists of Chris Bailiff and John Cushway. Named after the ferric cassettes they used and still use for recording and gigs. Their first release was on the Lissy's record label under the name bugger sod in 1995. They have also made noise under the name Ron Superior. In 1997 they released their debut album Stop Your Nonsense on London Records. Their second album Goodly Time was released on Rum Records and then the Tokyo San San San label. The eponymous third album was issued in Japan only in 2009.