The Many Faces of The Smiths

by Various Artists

€19,00 €24,00

Redefining an 80s generation of disillusioned youth caused by britain’s inane ability to rid itself of the poverty and turmoil of the era, the Smiths were the neo-intellectual person’s answer to the dullness surrounding them. As is so often the case, the sum of the smiths parts was always less than the whole, the group’s influence on modern rock music incalculable, their unique sound echoing through the strains of countless indie success stories and untold hopefuls alike. The smiths provided a guitar-based alternative to the synth-pop sounds of so many other early 80s uk bands, paving the way for the 90s brit-pop explosion, and the Smiths’ distinct lps are still studied by millions of sensitive types all over the world. In this chapter of our the many faces series, we will explore the smiths´ unparalleled repertoire and a fantastic early live performance of the band. With stellar artwork and remastered sound, the smiths are the most recent addition to our the many faces collection in vinyl.

 

 

2x 12" LP, 180gm, compilation, limited edition, transparent vinyl, gatefold sleeve

Disc 1 - The Smiths Live

 

 

A1             The Smiths - Hand In Glove

 

 

A2             The Smiths - The Boy With The Thorn In His Side

 

 

A3             The Smiths - This Charming Man

 

 

A4             The Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now

 

 

A5             The Smiths - This Night Has Opened My Eyes

 

 

A6             The Smiths - What Difference Does It Make?

 

 

B1             The Smiths - Pretty Girls Make Graves

 

 

B2             The Smiths - Miserable Lie

 

 

B3             The Smiths - Reel Around the Fountain

 

 

B4             The Smiths - Still Ill

 

 

B5             The Smiths - Handsome Devil

 

 

B6             The Smiths - These Things Take Time

 

 

Disc 2 - The Songs

 

 

C1             William Fitzsimmons - Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want

 

 

C2             Trespassers William - There Is A Light That Never Goes Out

 

 

C3             Tanya Donelly - Shoplifters Of The World Unite

 

 

C4             Dala - Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Love Me

 

 

C5             Katy Goodman - What She Said

 

 

C6             Chikita Violenta - Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others

 

 

D1             Mike Viola & The Section Quartet - How Soon Is Now?    

 

 

D2             Joy Zipper - What Difference Does It Make?

 

 

D3             Doug Martsch - Reel Around The Fountain        

 

 

D4             The Rest - Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This Before               

 

 

D5             Sixpence None The Richer - I Won't Share You 

 

 

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