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Gang of Four - 77-81

 (5 LP Box Set + Cassette + Book)


Label:

Matador

Genre:

Pop/Rock

Product No.:
AMAT 1570
UPC: 191401157018
Availability:
In Stock
Category:

Vinyl Box Sets


No. of Discs: 5
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$174.98

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Limited Edition 5LP box set!

Includes exclusive never-officially-released double LP, cassette tape and epic 100-page handbound book!

Matador Records will release Gang Of Four: 77-81, a stunning, limited edition box set gathering Gang of Four's influential early work. The box set contains remastered editions of Entertainment! and Solid Gold, an exclusive Singles LP, and an exclusive double LP of the never officially released Live at American Indian Center 1980.

Additionally, the package includes a C90 cassette tape compiling 26 never-before-issued outtakes, rarities and studio demos from Entertainment! and Solid Gold. The box also includes an epic 100-page, full-color handbound book detailing the history and legacy of the original Gang Of Four with never before seen photos, contributions from surviving original band members, rare posters, ephemera, flyers, essays, artwork, liner notes and more. It also marks the first official publication of their lyrics.

Features
Limited Edition 5LP box set
Remastered editions of Entertainment! & Solid Gold
Exclusive Singles LP
Exclusive 2LP of never-officially-released Live At American Indian Center 1980
C90 cassette tape compiling 26 never-before-issued outtakes, rarities & studio demos
100-page full-color handbound book with never before seen photos, rare posters, ephemera, flyers & more
First official publication of lyrics

 

 



LP 1 - Entertainment!
Side A:
1. Ether
2. Natural's Not In It
3. Not Great Men
4. Damaged Goods
5. Return The Gift
6. Guns Before Butter
Side B:
1. I Found That Essence Rare
2. Glass
3. Contract
4. At Home He's A Tourist
5. 5.45
6. Love Like Anthrax

LP 2- Solid Gold
Side A:
1. Paralysed
2. What We All Want
3. If I Could Keep It For Myself
4. Outside The Trains Don't Run On Time
5. Why Theory?
Side B:
1. Cheeseburger
2. The Republic
3. In The Ditch
4. A Hole In The Wallet
5. He'd Send In The Army

LP 3 - Singles
Side A:
1. To Hell With Poverty
2. It's Her Factory
3. Armalite Rifle
Side B:
1. Capital (It Fails Us Now)
2. History's Bunk!
3. Cheeseburger (Live at Hammersmith Palais)
4. What We All Want (Live at Hammersmith Palais)

LP 4 & 5 - Live At American Indian Center 1980
Side A:
1. Not Great Men
2. Contract
3. Outside The Trains Don't Run On Time
4. Damaged Goods
Side B:
1. He'd Send In The Army
2. Guns Before Butter
3. 5.45
Side C:
1. Anthrax
2. It's Her Factory
3. Ether
4. Natural's Not In It
Side D:
1. At Home He's A Tourist
2. Rosanne
3. Return The Gift
4. Glass

Cassette
Side A -The Early Demos (Various):
REHEARSAL ROOM - LEEDS, 1977-78
1. The Things You Do
2. What You Ask For
3. Armalite Rifle
4. Love Like Anthrax
5. Silence Is Not Useful
6. Disco Sound
7. Damaged Goods
8. Elevator
CARGO DEMOS - CARGO STUDIO, ROCHDALE
1. Song One
2. Song Two
THE TAPES - POLYDOR STUDIOS, JAN 1978
1. Essence Rare
2. Tourist
3. Return The Gift
4. 5.45
5. Corked Up With The Ether

Side B - Abbey Road Demos:
FROM 5TH JANUARY 1981 - (single track from cassette)
1. Why Theory
2. Cargo
3. Trains
4. Army
5. Disco/Funk
6. Dog's Breath
7. Asshole
8. Cymbal
9. Reverb
10. Cheeseburger
11. Ditch

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