Television Personalities two part remastered singles collection
‘Some Kind Of Happening – Singles 1978-1989’
‘Some Kind Of Trip – Singles 1990-1994’
Remastered complete singles collection in a new two-part CD bookback set released 12th July 2019
★★★★ Record Collector
Includes the super rare Creation flexi, the TVPs as The Gifted Children, and the even rarer Caff 45 where the band tackle Stock, Aitken And Waterman.
Purists will also find two shelved 45s for the Dreamworld label plus their take on Syd Barrett’s ‘Apples And Oranges’ from the ‘Beyond The Wildwood’ tribute album.The box set also features the seminal ‘Where’s Bill Grundy Now’ and the self-effacing ‘Part Time Punks’ alongside a host of pop culture-bating gems.“Treacy is the outsider’s outsider, committed to a raw honesty, constantly bearing witness to his own suffering, his own weakness and fallibility.” The QuietusPre-order: https://fire-records.lnk.to/
Includes the super rare ‘Favourite Films’ 12-inch (only previously available on12-inch vinyl) plus the exquisite ‘Goodnight Mr Spaceman’ and ‘You, Me And Lou Reed’ EPs.Sequenced in chronological release order including every track and remix, embracing a host of pop culture threads from art, music and writing with all the ironic wit and wisdom of a master tunesmith – a veritable L-shaped room of pop desire.A further celebration of the songwriting of Dan Treacy.“Television Personalities have been England’s great forgotten band for too long.” Melody Maker Pre-order: https://fire-records.lnk.to/