Arab Strap ‎– The Week Never Starts Round Here

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The Week Never Starts Round Here
1-1 Coming Down 3:35
1-2 The Clearing 5:52
1-3 Driving 2:11
1-4 Gourmet 2:40
1-5 I Work In A Saloon 2:35
1-6 Wasting 3:42
1-7 General Plea To A Girlfriend 1:44
1-8 The First Big Weekend 4:53
1-9 Kate Moss 4:50
1-10 Little Girls 2:29
1-11 Phone Me Tonight 4:28
1-12 Blood 2:54
1-13 Deeper 7:35
Peel Session 1
2-1 The Smell Of Outdoor Cooking 4:18
2-2 Soaps 4:09
2-3 I Saw You 3:39
2-4 The First Big Peel Thing 3:32
Live At King Tut's, Glasgow 1996
2-5 Intro 2:02
2-6 General Plea To A Girlfriend 1:22
2-7 The Clearing 2:27
2-8 Kate Moss 2:32
2-9 Gilded 2:50
2-10 Driving 1:50
2-11 I Work In A Saloon 2:40
2-12 Phone Me Tonight 3:18
2-13 Blood 3:52
2-14 The First Big Weekend 3:59

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Deluxe Double Disc Set includes: Original Album / Peel Session 1 / Live at King Tut's, Glasgow 1996.
Issued as a regular double disc jewel case in a cardboard slipcase.

Tracks 1-1 to 1-13 recorded at MCM and was originally released in 1996 as The Week Never Starts Round Here
Tracks 2-1 to 2-14 can also be found as part of Arab Strap's career retrospective Scenes Of A Sexual Nature.
No recording or engineering credits are given for tracks 2-1 to 2-14.

Tracks 2-1 to 2-4 recorded for The John Peel Show on BBC Radio 1. First transmission date: 25th March 1997
The original version of 'The Smell Of Outdoor Cooking' can be found on the The Smell Of Outdoor Cooking of the same name.
'Soaps' would eventually find itself re-recorded as part of Arab Strap's second album Philophobia
'I Saw You' eventually resurfaced as part of the end-of-career compilation Ten Years Of Tears
'The First Big Peel Thing' is an alternate version of 'The First Big Weekend'

Tracks 2-5 to 2-14 recorded live at King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow on 15th October 1996. The tracks were recorded for In Concert on BBC Radio 1. First tranmission date: 15th October 1996. Although it is not mentioned on the release, an anonymous announcer at the start of track 2-5 states that this is Arab Strap's debut gig.
The original version of 'Gilded' appears on The First Big Weekend

℗ & © 2010 Chemikal Underground Ltd.
Published by Kobalt Music Publishing

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 024545 587326
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): CHEM135CDDISC1 01
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI LY14
  • Other: Sony DADC
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): CHEM135CDDISC2 01
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI LY14
  • Other: Sony DADC
  • Label Code: LC 00247

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