Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 In the City
2:20
2 Away From the Numbers
4:04
3 The Modern World
2:31
4 David Watts
5 2:57
5 Down in the Tube Station at Midnight
4:01
6 It's Too Bad
2:37
7 To Be Someone
2:30
8 Mr. Clean
3:30
9 English Rose
2:51
10 The Butterfly Collector
3:10
11 The Eton Rifles
3:59
12 Private Hell
3:51
13 Thick as Thieves
3:40
14 Smithers‐Jones
3:01
15 Saturdays Kids
2:53
16 Going Underground
5 2:56
17 Start!
2 2:31
18 Liza Radley
2:33
19 Pretty Green
2:37
20 Boy About Town
2:00
21 That's Entertainment
3:37
22 Tales From the Riverbank
3:26
23 Town Called Malice
5 2:54
24 Ghosts
2:12
25 Carnation
5 3:29
26 Beat Surrender
3:25

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Martin Drover (track 26)
Steve Nichol (tracks 22, 24)
Luke Tunney (track 26)
strings arranger:
Peter Solley (track 14)
drums:
Rick Buckler (tracks 1–2, 16)
soprano saxophone:
Keith Thomas (English saxophonist) (track 22)
guitar:
Paul Weller (tracks 1–2, 16)
bass:
Bruce Foxton (tracks 1–2, 16)
saxophone:
Keith Thomas (English saxophonist) (track 24)
additional producer:
Chris Parry (tracks 6–7)
background vocals:
Afrodiziac (track 26)
Claudia Fontaine (track 26)
Tracie (Tracie Young) (track 26)
composer:
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 4)
Bruce Foxton (track 14)
Paul Weller (tracks 1–3, 5–13, 15–26)
engineer:
Vic Smith (tracks 1–3)
lyricist:
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 4)
Bruce Foxton (track 14)
Paul Weller (tracks 1–3, 5–13, 15–26)
producer:
Vic Coppersmith-Heaven (tracks 4–21)
The Jam (late 70s/early 80s UK punk/mod revival band) (tracks 11, 17–21, 23)
Chris Parry (tracks 1–4)
Vic Smith (tracks 1–3)
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (tracks 22–26)
remixer:
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 22)
vocals:
Bruce Foxton (tracks 1–2, 16)
Paul Weller (tracks 1–2, 16)
Caron Wheeler (track 26)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd., formerly Polydor Records Ltd.) (tracks 1–4, 6–26)
publisher:
And Son Music Ltd. (track 1)
BMG Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 1–3, 5–21)
Davray Music Ltd. (track 4)
Notting Hill Music (UK) Ltd. (tracks 22–26)
Stylist Music Ltd. (tracks 1–3, 5–26)
recorded at:
Polydor Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1977-03) (tracks 1–2)
Eden Studios (2nd location, Chiswick, 72-07) in Chiswick, Hounslow, London, United Kingdom (1978-07-03) (tracks 4, 6–7)
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (1978-08-07) (track 8)
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (1978-08-16) (track 9)
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (1979-01-09) (track 10)
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1981-10) (track 24)
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1981-11) (track 22)
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1981-12) (track 23)
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1982-01-08) (track 25)
Phonogram Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-10) (track 26)
remixed at:
Swanyard Studios in Islington, London, England, United Kingdom (1996-10-19) (track 22)
edit of:
mash-ups:
Tax Jam Pollution by ccc (track 17)
samples:
Taxman (original stereo studio mix) by The Beatles (track 17)
part of:
Anti-Hit List: August 6, 1996 (number: 9) (track 18)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 151) (track 23)
cover recording of:
David Watts (1978-07-03) (track 4)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Emilio Cao (track 4)
recording of:
Town Called Malice (track 23)
In the City (1977-03) (track 1)
The Modern World (1977-09-21) (track 3)
It's Too Bad (1978-07-03) (track 6)
Mr. Clean (1978-08-07) (track 8)
English Rose (1978-08-16) (track 9)
Butterfly Collector (1979-01-09) (track 10)
Saturday’s Kids (1979-08-15) (track 15)
The Eton Rifles (1979-08-15) (track 11)
Smithers‐Jones (1979-09-01) (track 14)
Thick as Thieves (1979-09-05) (track 13)
Private Hell (1979-10-10) (track 12)
Going Underground (1980-01-16) (track 16)
Liza Radley (1980-04-23) (track 18)
Pretty Green (1980-06-15) (track 19)
Start! (1980-06-19) (track 17)
Boy About Town (1980-09-01) (track 20)
That's Entertainment (1980-10-22) (track 21)
Ghosts (1981-10) (track 24)
Tales from the Riverbank (1981-11) (track 22)
Carnation (1982-01-08) (track 25)
Beat Surrender (1982-10) (track 26)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/92382 [info]
Wikidata: Q3989396 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Sound of the Jam [info]