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Compilation by António Sérgio.

Annotation last modified on 2013-03-23 21:33 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Uncertain Smile
The The 6:42
2 Pump Up the Volume
MARRS 5 4:00
3 Who Is It? (club mix)
Mantronix 7:00
4 Move Mountains (Ben Chapman 7" mix)
Jesus Jones 3:18
5 Charlton Heston
Stump 3:17
6 Dynamite
The dB’s 2:34
7 Peg and Pete and Me
Stan Ridgway 4:34
8 Macoy
Youssou N’Dour 7:06
9 C'est Pas la Mer a Boire
Les Négresses Vertes 4:29
10 51st State
New Model Army 2:34
11 Johnny Mathis' Feet
American Music Club 3:38
12 Wax and Wane
Cocteau Twins 4:00
13 My Love Life
Morrissey 4:22
14 Shake Dog Shake
The Cure 7:24
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Where Were You Hiding When the Storm Broke?
The Alarm 2:59
2 Jungle Man
Red Hot Chili Peppers 4 4:08
3 Burning Down the House (live)
Talking Heads 4:06
4 Never Say Never
Romeo Void 3:27
5 The Day My Baby Gave Me a Surprise
DEVO 2:36
6 Ghost Town (extended version)
The Specials 5:54
7 Murder She Said
Fun Boy Three 2:01
8 A Hold of Me
The Boomtown Rats 4:54
9 World Without Warning
Anne Clark 3:58
10 The Sweetest Girl
Scritti Politti 6:16
11 Fade Into You
Mazzy Star 5 4:50
12 I'm In Love With a German Film Star
The Passions 3:59
13 Here's Where The Story Ends
The Sundays 3:51

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Matt Johnson (English singer/songwriter for “The The”) (track 1)
Martyn Young (track 2)
Steven Young (UK musician, member of Colourbox & MARRS) (track 2)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 14)
lyricist:
Matt Johnson (English singer/songwriter for “The The”) (track 1)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 14)
producer:
Cocteau Twins (track 12)
Ivo (track 12)
writer:
Ashley Cartwright (track 10)
Elizabeth Fraser (track 12)
Robin Guthrie (track 12)
Jason Harris (track 10)
Robert Heaton (track 10)
Will Heggie (track 12)
N. Rota (track 9)
S. Mellino (track 9)
Justin Sullivan (track 10)
mash-ups:
I Want You Back by Girl Talk (track 2)
recording of:
51st State (track 10)
Pump Up the Volume (track 2)
Shake Dog Shake (track 14)
Uncertain Smile (track 1)
Wax and Wane (track 12)

CD 2

drums:
Cliff Martinez (track 2)
Richard Williams (UK drummer for The Passions) (track 12)
guitar:
Hillel Slovak (track 2)
Clive Timperley (track 12)
Barbara Gogan (track 12)
bass:
David Agar (track 12)
Flea (US bassist) (track 2)
composer:
David Agar (track 12)
David Byrne (track 3)
Jerry Dammers (track 6)
Chris Frantz (track 3)
Bob Geldof (track 8)
Ron Goodwin (track 7)
Jerry Harrison (track 3)
David Roback (track 11)
Clive Timperley (track 12)
David Wardill (track 12)
Tina Weymouth (track 3)
Richard Williams (UK drummer for The Passions) (track 12)
Green Gartside (track 10)
lead vocals:
Anthony Kiedis (track 2)
lyricist:
David Byrne (track 3)
Jerry Dammers (track 6)
Bob Geldof (track 8)
Green Gartside (track 10)
Barbara Gogan (track 12)
Hope Sandoval (track 11)
producer:
George Clinton (US funk musician) (track 2)
David Roback (track 11)
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 12)
vocals:
Clive Timperley (track 12)
Barbara Gogan (track 12)
writer:
Benjamin Bossi (track 4)
Larry Carter (bassist) (track 4)
Flea (US bassist) (track 2)
Debora Iyall (track 4)
Anthony Kiedis (track 2)
Cliff Martinez (track 2)
Hillel Slovak (track 2)
Peter Woods (member of Romeo Void, Ultrasheen) (track 4)
Frank Zincavage (track 4)
cover recording of:
Murder She Said (track 7)
is the basis for:
Murder She Said (track 7)
later parody versions:
live recording of:
recording of:
A Hold of Me (track 8)
Fade Into You (track 11)
Ghost Town (track 6)
Jungle Man (track 2)
Never Say Never (track 4)
Sweetest Girl (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Polkas on 45 (track 3)