Extensive five CD book set exploring the 'second wave' of Merseyside music, from 1976-1988. Features classics, rarities, album tracks and previously unreleased gems from Echo And The Bunnymen, Teardrop Explodes, OMD, The La's, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Dead Or Alive, China Crisis, A Flock Of Seagulls, Wild Swans, Big In Japan and many more. The book format contains many artists' own sleevenotes, previously unseen photographs and essays from key observers and participants in the city's music scene - Bernie Connor, Mike Badger, Yorkie and Joe McKechnie. Curated and designed by the people who brought you Scared To Get Happy, Still In A Dream, Manchester - North Of England, Silhouettes And Statues and many more extensive box sets. A remarkable journey through the music of a generation inspired and enabled by punk rock to step out from behind the shadow to the Fab Four. Packed with first-hand artist sleeve-notes, insightful essays, imagery and brilliant, essential music, this is a story long in need of telling.
Extensive five CD book set exploring the 'second wave' of Merseyside music, from 1976-1988. Features classics, rarities, album tracks and previously unreleased gems from Echo And The Bunnymen, Teardrop Explodes, OMD, The La's, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Dead Or Alive, China Crisis, A Flock Of Seagulls, Wild Swans, Big In Japan and many more. The book format contains many artists' own sleevenotes, previously unseen photographs and essays from key observers and participants in the city's music scene - Bernie Connor, Mike Badger, Yorkie and Joe McKechnie. Curated and designed by the people who brought you Scared To Get Happy, Still In A Dream, Manchester - North Of England, Silhouettes And Statues and many more extensive box sets. A remarkable journey through the music of a generation inspired and enabled by punk rock to step out from behind the shadow to the Fab Four. Packed with first-hand artist sleeve-notes, insightful essays, imagery and brilliant, essential music, this is a story long in need of telling.
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Format: CD
Label: CRR
Rel. Date: 02/09/2018
UPC: 5013929103900

Revolutionary Spirit: Sound Of Liverpool 1976-1988 / Various
Artist: Revolutionary Spirit Sound Of Liverpool 76-88
Format: CD
New: In Stock $41.00
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Available Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Track 1
2. What a Way to End It All - Deaf School
3. Track 3
4. Big in Japan - Big in Japan
5. Track 5
6. Suffice to Say - Yachts
7. Track 7
8. the Pictures on My Wall - Echo and the Bunnymen
9. Track 9
10. Lil's Gone to Paris - Ded Byrds *
11. Track 11
12. Breakthrough in Grey Room - 0-51 *
13. Track 13
14. Today's Mystery Is... - the Dance Party *
15. Track 15
16. Sleeping Gas - the Teardrop Explodes
17. Track 17
18. Faction-Faction 1
19. 1
20. Touch - Lori and the Chameleons 1
21. 1
22. Black Leather - Nightmares in Wax 1
23. 1
24. Bunker Soldiers - Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 1
25. 1
26. 194 Radio City - Jaqui ; Jeanette 1
27. 1
28. Lonely Evening - Clive Langer and the Boxes 1
29. 1
30. Morning, Noon and Night - Glass Torpedoes 1
31. 1
32. Could This Be Heaven - Original Mirrors 1
33. 1
34. Heads I Win - the Moondogs 1
35. 1
36. Break It to Me Gently - the Planets 1
37. 1
38. Do the Chud - the Chuddy Nuddies 2
39. 2
40. British Refugee - Spitfire Boys 2
41. 2
42. the Doctor - Geisha Girls 2
43. Don't Stop the World - Deaf School 2
44. Track 44
45. Dalek I Love You (Destiny) - Dalek I 2
46. Track 46
47. Telecommunication - a Flock of Seagulls 2
48. Track 48
49. When I Dream - the Teardrop Explodes 2
50. Track 50
51. Hit the Moon - Ellery Bop 2
52. Track 52
53. Nuclear Summer - the Nice Men 2
54. Track 54
55. Human Features - Black 2
56. Track 56
57. Total Recall - Systems 2
58. Track 58
59. Touch - Freeze Frame 3
60. Track 60
61. Superman - Attempted Moustache 3
62. 1
63. Intercontinental - Afraid of Mice 3
64. 1
65. Rescue - Echo and the Bunnymen 3
66. 1
67. Piggie in the Middle Eight - Cook the Books 3
68. 1
69. Creation Rebel - Windows 3
70. 1
71. My Motive - Chinese Religion 3
72. 1
73. Too Late to Fly the Flag - Hambi and the Dance 3
74. 1
75. Soldiers - Egypt for Now 3
76. 1
77. Down at the Zoo - Those Naughty Lumps 3
78. 1
79. Euthenics - Modern Eon 4
80. 1
81. Launderette - a Formal Sigh * 4
82. 2
83. Nightlife - the Moderates * 4
84. Track 84
85. Revolutionary Spirit (Stereo Mix) - Wild Swans 4
86. Track 86
87. African and White - China Crisis 4
88. Track 88
89. Don't Let Go - Pink Industry 4
90. Track 90
91. Obsessions - Passion Polka 4
92. Track 92
93. I'm Thinking of You Now - Box of Toys 4
94. Track 94
95. Flaming Sword - Care 4
96. Track 96
97. Dorian Gray - the Bamboo Fringe 4
98. Track 98
99. She's Locked My Life Up in Her Suitcase - Steve Lindsey 5
100. Track 100
101. Oceanic Explorers - Ex Post Facto 1
102. Some Aspects - 5
103. Chain of Command 5
104. 1
105. He's Dead Alright - Ambrose Reynolds 5
106. 1
107. Art on 45 - Royal Family and the Poor 5
108. 1
109. Themes for 'Grind' Scene V - Will Sergeant 5
110. 1
111. Through the Glass - Shiny Two Shiny 5
112. 1
113. Birds Fly (Whisper to a Scream) - Icicle Works 5
114. 1
115. a Gigantic Raft in the Philippines - It's Immaterial 5
116. 1
117. Toxteth - Public Disgrace 5
118. 1
119. Playing for Time - Send No Flowers 6
120. 1
121. Things Have Learnt to Walk That Ought to Crawl - the Room 6
122. 2
123. She Keeps Her Secret - the Balcony (MK I) 6
124. 2
125. Burst Balloons - the Turquoise Swimming Pools 6
126. Track 126
127. Two Tribes - Frankie Goes to Hollywood 6
128. Track 128
129. Reasons to Live - Mr Amir 6
130. Track 130
131. Every Day Another Dream - Brenda and the Beach Balls 6
132. Track 132
133. the First Picture of You - the Lotus Eaters 6
134. Track 134
135. Misty Circles - Dead or Alive 6
136. Track 136
137. Are You Ready for That Feeling? - Virgin Dance 6
138. Track 138
139. Valley of Evergreen - Alternative Radio 7
140. Track 140
141. Jimmy'sgrin-Margox 7
142. Track 142
143. - Kardomah Cafe' (2017 Mix) - the Cherry Boys 7
144. 1
145. Contrasting Strangers - the Light 7
146. 1
147. Jean's Not Happening - Pale Fountains 7
148. 1
149. It's a Wonderful Life - the Balcony (MK II) * 7
150. 1
151. Working for the Man - the High Five 7
152. 1
153. James Where Are You Now? - the Press Gang 7
154. 1
155. My War - Western Promise 7
156. 1
157. Don't Cry Darling (Daddy Had to Drown the Cat) - Old Ma Cuxsom and the Soapchoppers 7
158. 1
159. Happen - the Rioutous Hues 8
160. 1
161. Bomb Sutra - Mel-O-Tones 8
162. 1
163. Hell - Marshmallow Overcoat 8
164. Track 164
165. Always the Bridesmaid - Jegsy Dodd and the Sons of Harry Cross ? 8
166. Track 166
167. Get Down Over - the La's 8
168. Track 168
169. Hip and Her Cheek Electric (Demo) - Barbel 8
170. Track 170
171. a Trick of Fate - Magic Carpets 8
172. Track 172
173. Devil Laughing - Benny Profane 8
174. Track 174
175. the Tallest Man - Jactars 8
176. Track 176
177. Didn't We Have a Nice Time? (And All My Friends Are Here) - the Tempest 8
178. Track 178
179. Precious Love - the Onset 9
180. Track 180
181. Pat Nevin's Eyes - the Tractors 9
182. 1
183. Dance - Cyclic Amp 9
184. 1
185. When You're in - the Davincis 9
186. 1
187. Way Out - the La's 9
188. 1
189. Tantric Wipeout - the Walking Seeds 9
190. 1
191. Burnin' and Lootin' - Ministry of Love 9
192. 1
193. Big Bad Money World - a Game of Soldiers 9
194. 1
195. Only in America - Exhibit B 9
196. 1
197. Sons of - Thomas Lang 9
198. 1
199. Come Holy Spirit- Revolutionary Army of the Infant Jesus

More Info:

Extensive five CD book set exploring the 'second wave' of Merseyside music, from 1976-1988. Features classics, rarities, album tracks and previously unreleased gems from Echo And The Bunnymen, Teardrop Explodes, OMD, The La's, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Dead Or Alive, China Crisis, A Flock Of Seagulls, Wild Swans, Big In Japan and many more. The book format contains many artists' own sleevenotes, previously unseen photographs and essays from key observers and participants in the city's music scene - Bernie Connor, Mike Badger, Yorkie and Joe McKechnie. Curated and designed by the people who brought you Scared To Get Happy, Still In A Dream, Manchester - North Of England, Silhouettes And Statues and many more extensive box sets. A remarkable journey through the music of a generation inspired and enabled by punk rock to step out from behind the shadow to the Fab Four. Packed with first-hand artist sleeve-notes, insightful essays, imagery and brilliant, essential music, this is a story long in need of telling.