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FIVE CD BOXSET ‘SCARED TO GET HAPPY (A STORY OF INDIE-POP 1980-1989)’ TO BE RELEASED IN JUNE

Cherry Red will release a 5-CD boxset entitled 'Scared To Get Happy (A Story Of Indie Pop 1980-1989) on June 24th, featuring 134 tracks from the cream of the 80s indie scene including AZTEC CAMERA, THE SHAMEN, THE PRIMITIVES, PREFAB SPROUT, THE DARLING BUDS, PRIMAL SCREAM and DEL AMITRI. A few tracks (including songs from STRAWBERRY SWITCHBLADE and THE BLUEBELLS) have never officially been released before, while many other tracks are available on CD for the first time as part of this collections.

VARIOUS ARTISTS - Scared To Get Happy (2013)

TRACKLISTING

CD1 - The Wild Swans - Revolutionary Spirit Zoo / Girls At Our Best! -Getting Nowhere Fast Record / Art Objects - Showing Off To Impress The Girls / The Pale Fountains - (There’s Always) Something On My Mind / Josef K - The Missionary / The Monochrome Set - The Jet Set Junta / Blue Orchids - Dumb Magician / Marine Girls - Don’t Come Back / Fire Engines - Candyskin / TV21 - Ambition / Dolly Mixtures - Everything And More / The Nightingales - Paraffin Brain / Scars - All About You / Jane - It’s A Fine Day / The Farmer’s Boys - I Think I Need Help / The Room - Things Have Learnt To Walk That Ought To Crawl / Weekend - Summerdays / Prefab Sprout Lions In My Own Garden (Exit Someone) / The Lines - Nerve / Everything But The Girl - Feeling Dizzy / The Higsons - The Lost And The Lonely / Black - Human Features / The Daintees - Roll On Summertime / The Bluebells - Happy Birthday / Trixie’s Big Red Motorbike - Norman And Narcissus / TV Personalities - A Picture Of Dorian Gray (Live)

CD2 - Hurrah! - The Sun Shines Here / Fantastic Something - If She Doesn’t Smile (It’ll Rain) / Pulp - Everybody’s Problem / Strawberry Switchblade - Dark 7 / The Suede Crocodiles - Stop The Rain / Grab Grab The Haddock - I'm Used Now / Del Amitri - Sense Sickness / Friends Again - Honey At The Core / Aztec Camera - Oblivious / Lloyd Cole & The Commotions - Are You Ready To Be Heartbroken / The Cherry Boys - Kardomah Café / In Embrace - This Brilliant Evening / Microdisney - Dolly / The Woodentops - Plenty / The Jazz Butcher - Southern Mark Smith / The Jasmine Minks - Where The Traffic Goes / The Hit Parade - Forever / The June Brides - Every Conversation / The Revolving Paint Dream - In The Afternoon / James - Hymn From A Village / The Jesus & Mary Chain - Just Like Honey (Demo) / Biff Bang Pow! - The Chocolate Elephant Man / Yeah Yeah Noh - Temple Of Convenience / The Bodines - God Bless Creation / Big Flame - Debra Ron Johnson / The Loft - Up The Hill And Down The Slope

CD3 - Primal Scream - Velocity Girl / The Wedding Present - Go Out And Get ’Em, Boy! / The Primitives - Thru The Flowers / The BMX Bandits - Sad / The Shop Assistants - All Day Long / The Mighty Lemon Drops - Something Happens / We've Got A Fuzzbox And We’re Gonna Use It - XX Sex (Demo) / Mighty Mighty - Is There Anyone Out There? / The Soup Dragons - Quite Content / McCarthy - Red Sleeping Beauty / Age Of Chance - Motorcity / The Chesterfields - Completely And Utterly / The Wolfhounds - Cut The Cake / The Servants - Loggerheads Head / The Close Lobsters - Don’t Worry (Demo) / Pop Will Eat Itself - Sick Little Girl / Razorcuts - Big Pink Cake / That Petrol Emotion - It’s A Good Thing / The Weather Prophets - Almost Prayed / Jamie Wednesday - Vote For Love / Talulah Gosh - Beatnik Boy / The Dentists - She Dazzled Me With Basil / The Railway Children - A Gentle Sound / The Groove Farm - Baby Blue Marine (Flexi Version) / Jesse Garon & The Desperadoes - The Rain Fell Down / Rosemary’s Children -(Whatever Happened To) Alice? / 14 Iced Bears - Balloon Song / The Wonder Stuff - A Wonderful Day

CD4 - House Of Love - Shine On / The Shamen - Something About You / The Bachelor Pad - The Albums Of Jack / Gol Gappas - Albert Parker / Hangman's Beautiful Daughters - Love Is Blue / Whirl - Heaven Forbid / The Brilliant Corners - Delilah Sands / The Flatmates - Shimmer / The Wake - Gruesome / This Poison! - Engine Failure / The Darling Buds - If I Said / The Boy Hairdressers - Tidalwave / The Waltones - She Looks Right Through Me / The Rosehips - Room In Your Heart / Apple Boutique - Love Resistance / Laugh - Take Your Time Yeah! / The Raw Herbs - She’s A Nurse But She's Alright / The Heart Throbs - Toy / The Clouds - Tranquil / The Groovy Little Numbers - You Make My Head Explode / The Siddeleys - My Favourite Wet Wednesday Afternoon / Rumblefish - Tug-Boat / The Hepburns - The World Is / Bubblegum Splash! - One Of Those Things - The Corn Dollies Be Small Again / The King Of Luxembourg - Lee Remick / The La's - Son Of A Gun (Demo)

CD5 - The Stone Roses - The Hardest Thing In The World / Inspiral Carpets -Keep The Circle / The Pooh Sticks - Indiepop Ain’t Noise Pollution / The Sea Urchins - Solace / Cud - Only (A Prawn In Whitby) / The Popguns - Landslide / One Thousand Violins - All Aboard The Love-Mobile / Another Sunny Day - I’m In Love With A Girl Who Doesn’t Know I Exist / East Village - Strawberry Window / Bad Dream Fancy Dress - Choirboys Gas (Hack The Cassock) / Rodney Allen - Circle Line / The Orchids - I’ve Got A Habit / Bradford - Skin Storm / The Charlottes - Are You Happy Now / The Claim - Picking Up The Bitter Little Pieces / The Poppyheads - Dreamabout / The Sun And The Moon - Adam’s Song (Pour Fenella) / The McTells - Jesse Man Rae / Would-Be-Goods - Cecil Beaton’s Scrapbook / The Desert Wolves - Speak To Me Rochelle / The Rain - Dry The Rain / Blow Up - Forever Holiday / The Fanatics - Suburban Love Songs / Milltown Brothers - Roses / The Seers - Sun Is In The Sky / The Telescopes - Perfect Needle What Goes On / The Boo Radleys - Catweazle Action

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CONTENT ADDED: Jun 5th, 2013

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