THE JAM will release a live boxset 'Fire & Skill' on October 30th. The six CD collection gathers live recordings from various stages of the trio's career, one from each year of their six years together. The collection features a 1977 show recorded at The 100 Club in London; a 1978 show recorded at london's Music Machine; a 1979 concert from Reading University; a 1980 show at Newcastle City Hall; a concert from London's Hammersmith Palais in 1981 and finally one of the band's final shows in 1982, recorded at Wembley Arena.
The CDs - each remastered at Abbey Road and contained in individual gatefold wallets - are packaged in a custom made box with a 72-page hard-back book and a set of five postcard prints.
CD1 - Live at the 100 Club – 11th September 1977: I’ve Changed My Address / Carnaby Street / The Modern World / Time For Truth / So Sad About Us / London Girl / In The Street Today / Standards / All Around The World / London Traffic / Heat Wave / Sweet Soul Music / Bricks And Mortar / In The City / Art School / Back In My Arms Again / Slow Down / In The Midnight Hour / Sounds From The Street / Takin' My Love / In The City (encore)
CD2 - Live at the Music Machine - 2nd March 1978: The Modern World / London Traffic / I Need You / The Combine / Aunties And Uncles / Standards / Here Comes The Weekend / Sounds From The Street / News Of The World / London Girl / In The Street Today / Bricks And Mortar / In The Midnight Hour / Carnaby Street / All Around The World / Slow Down / News Of The World (Soundcheck Version)
CD3 - Live at Reading University – 16th February 1979: The Modern World / Sounds From The Street / Away From The Numbers / All Mod Cons To Be Someone / It’s Too Bad / Mr Clean / Billy Hunt / In The Street Today / Standards / Tonight At Noon / Down In The Tube Station At Midnight / News Of The World / Here Comes The Weekend / Bricks And Mortar / Batman / The Place I Love / David Watts / Heat Wave / ‘A’ Bomb In Wardour Street
CD4 - Live at Newcastle City Hall – 28th October 1980: Intro / Dreamtime / Thick As Thieves / Boy about Town / Monday / Going Underground / Pretty Green / Man In The Corner Shop / Set The House Ablaze / Private Hell / Liza Radley / Dreams Of Children / The Modern World / Little Boy Soldiers / But I’m Different Now / Start! / Scrape Away / Strange Town / When You’re Young / The Eton Rifles / Billy Hunt / Down In The Tube Station At Midnight / To Be Someone / ‘A’ Bomb In Wardour Street / David Watts
CD5 - Live at Hammersmith Palais – 14th December 1981: The Gift / Down In The Tube Station At Midnight / Man In The Corner Shop / Ghosts / Absolute Beginners / Town Called Malice / Set The House Ablaze / That’s Entertainment / Tales From The River Bank / Precious / Happy Together / In The Crowd / David Watts / Boy About Town / Pretty Green / Funeral Pyre / Circus / Going Underground / Big Bird / Little Boy Soldiers
CD6 - Live at Wembley Arena – 2nd December 1982: Start! / It’s Too Bad / Beat Surrender / Away From The Numbers / Ghosts / In The Crowd / Boy About Town / Get Yourself Together / All Mod Cons / To Be Someone / Smithers-Jones / The Great Depression / Move On Up / When You’re Young / David Watts / Private Hell / Down In The Tube Station At Midnight / Mr Clean / Trans-Global Express / Going Underground / The Butterfly Collector / Dreams Of Children / The Gift