Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 A Message to You Rudy
4 2:53
A2 Do the Dog
2 2:12
A3 It’s Up to You
3 3:26
A4 Nite Klub
3 3:24
A5 Doesn’t Make It Alright
3:26
A6 Concrete Jungle
3:22
A7 Too Hot
3:11
B1 Monkey Man
2 2:45
B2 (Dawning of a) New Era
2:27
B3 Blank Expression
2 2:44
B4 Stupid Marriage
3:51
B5 Too Much Too Young
2:16
B6 Gangsters
4 2:47
B7 Little Bitch
2 2:34
B8 You’re Wondering Now
3 2:38

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

arranger:
Jerry Dammers (tracks A2, B6)
background vocals:
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track A4)
composer:
John Bradbury (UK drummer for The Specials/General Public) (tracks A3–A4)
Roderick James Byers (tracks A3–A4, A6)
Jerry Dammers (tracks A3–A5, B2, B4–B5, B7)
Lynval Golding (tracks A3–A5)
Terry Hall (tracks A3–A4)
Horace Panter (tracks A3–A4)
Neville Staple (tracks A3–A4, B4)
Rufus Thomas (US blues & funk singer & songwriter) (track A2)
Toots Hibbert (track B1)
guest trombone:
Rico Rodriguez (Jamaican trombonist) (track A1)
lyricist:
Jerry Dammers (track B5)
Toots Hibbert (track B1)
producer:
Elvis Costello (tracks A1–B5, B7–B8)
The Specials (ska band) (track B6)
writer:
John Bradbury (UK drummer for The Specials/General Public) (tracks B3, B6)
Jerry Dammers (tracks B3, B6)
Lynval Golding (tracks B3, B6)
Terry Hall (tracks B3, B6)
Dandy Livingstone (track A1)
Horace Panter (tracks B3, B6)
Roddy Radiation (track B3)
Neville Staple (tracks B3, B6)
mash-ups:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 132) (track A1)
cover recording of:
Monkey Man (track B1)
Too Hot (track A7)
Wondering Now (track B8)
is the basis for:
Badfish (track A4)
D.J.s (track A1)
Eurochild (track B3)
Wrong Way (track A3)
later translated versions:
later versions:
¡Un, dos! (track B7)
recording of:
Blank Expression (track B3)
Concrete Jungle (track A6)
Gangsters (track B6)
It's Up to You (track A3)
Little Bitch (track B7)
Nite Klub (track A4)
Stupid Marriage (track B4)
Too Much Too Young (track B5)
version of:
Al Capone (track B6)