Billy Bragg ‎– Workers Playtime

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Cooking Vinyl ‎– COOKCD348
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2 × CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
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1-1 She's Got A New Spell 3:25
1-2 Must I Paint You A Picture 5:32
1-3 Tender Comrade 2:50
1-4 The Price I Pay 3:34
1-5 Little Time Bomb 2:17
1-6 Rotting On Remand 3:39
1-7 Valentine's Day Is Over 4:53
1-8 Life With The Lions 3:06
1-9 The Only One 3:26
1-10 The Short Answer 4:59
1-11 Waiting For The Great Leap Forwards 4:36
2-1 The Only One (Demo) 3:36
2-2 The Price I Pay (Demo)
Electric Guitar – John PorterGuitar, Vocals – BB*
4:01
2-3 Love Has No Pride
Written-By – Eric Kaz, Libby Titus
3:35
2-4 That's Entertainment
Written-By – Paul Weller
3:53
2-5 She's Got A New Spell (Demo)
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – BB*Bass – Bruce ThomasDrums – Mickey Waller*Guitar – Wiggy (2)
2:44
2-6 The Short Answer (Demo)
Bass – Bruce ThomasDrums – Mickey Waller*Guitar – Martin BelmontGuitar, Vocals – BB*Organ – Cara Tivey
5:21
2-7 Little Time Bomb (Demo)
Double Bass – Danny ThompsonGuitar, Vocals – BB*Piano – Cara Tivey
2:21
2-8 Bad Penny (Demo) 3:05
2-9 Reason To Believe (Live)
Guitar, Vocals – BB*Piano – Cara TiveyRecorded By – Grant ShowbizWritten-By – Tim Hardin
2:12
2-10 Must I Paint You A Picture? (Extended Version)
Double Bass – Danny ThompsonElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Wiggy (2)Guitar, Vocals – BB*Piano, Organ, Vocals – Cara Tivey
7:13
2-11 Raglan Road (Live)
Bass – Wiggy (2)Mandolin, Vocals – BB*Piano – Cara TiveyWritten-By – Patrick Kavanagh (3), Traditional
3:46

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Workers Playtime - Special Reissue Bonus Edition.
Released in a gatefold cardboard sleeve.

Recorded October 1987 - July 1988 at Pavillon Studios, London W10.
Released September 1988 GO DISCS AGOLP 15.

CD1: Digitally re-mastered @ Metropolis Mastering.
CD2: Digitally re-mastered @ Sound Mastering.

Bonus-CD:
2-1: Recorded 15th October 1987
2-2: Recorded 15th October 1987
2-3: Recorded 5th January 1988
2-4: Recorded 5th January 1988
2-5: Recorded spring 1988
2-6: Recorded 15th March 1988
2-7: Recorded 31st May 1988
2-8: Recorded spring 1988
All recorded at Pavillon Studios during the Workers Playtime sessions.
All previously unreleased.

2-9: Recorded at the Club Soda, Montreal 1st November 1988 - Released 1989 on 'Utility 12" Sampler' Utility, USAMP1.
2-10: Recorded spring 1988 at Pavillon Studios - Released November 1988 as B side of 'She's Got A New Spell' 7" Go Discs GOD 24
2-11: Recorded live at the Womad Festival Toronto in August 1989 - Released May 1990 on 'Utility 7" Sampler' Utility, USAMP2.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 11297 47482 4
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): COOKCD348/1 01
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): COOKCD348/2 01
  • Label Code: LC 7180

Other Versions (5 of 34) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RML 38859 Billy Bragg Workers Playtime(LP, Album) Go! Discs RML 38859 Australia 1988 Sell This Version
4D - 433, 4D -433, 4D-433, none Billy Bragg Workers Playtime(LP, Album) DRO, DRO, DRO, Go! Discs 4D - 433, 4D -433, 4D-433, none Spain 1988 Sell This Version
836 430-4 Billy Bragg Workers Playtime(Cass, Album) Polygram 836 430-4 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
75256 Billy Bragg Workers Playtime(LP, Album) Chrysalis 75256 Greece 1988 Sell This Version
MUSH32030.2 Billy Bragg Workers Playtime(CD) Mushroom Records Pty. Ltd. MUSH32030.2 Australia 1988 Sell This Version

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