The Cure ‎– The Complete B-Side Collection 1979-1989

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Tracklist

1 Carnage Visors 27:41
2 I'm Cold 2:44
3 Another Journey By Train 3:04
4 Descent 3:07
5 Splintered In Her Head 5:16
6 Mr. Pink Eyes 2:42
7 Happy The Man 2:45
8 Throw Your Foot 3:33
9 The Exploding Boy 2:50
10 A Few Hours After This 2:26
11 A Man Inside My Mouth 3:05
12 Stop Dead 4:02
13 New Day 4:08
14 Pillbox Tales 2:54
15 Do The Hansa 2:38
16 2 Late 2:39

Notes

Total time - 75:46

Release name on disc has "VOL. 1" added.

as printed inside the insert:

1 B-Side of "Faith" MC 1981
2 B-Side of "Jumping Someone else's train", 7", oct. 79
3 B-Side of "A Forest", 7", mar. 80
4 B-Side of "Primary", 7", mar. 80
5 B-Side of "Charlotte Sometimes", 7", oct. 81
6 B-Side of "Lovecats", 12", oct. 83
7 B-Side of "The Caterpillar", 12", mar. 84
8 B-Side of "The Caterpillar", 12", mar. 84
9 B-Side of "In Between Days", 12", jul. 85
10 B-Side of "In Between Days", 12", jul. 85
11 B-Side of "Close To Me", 12", sep. 85
12 B-Side of "Close To Me", 12", sep. 85
13 B-Side of "Close To Me", 12", sep. 85
14 B-Side of "Boys Don't Cry", 12", apr. 86
15 B-Side of "Boys Don't Cry", 12", apr. 86
16 B-Side of "Lovesong" MxCD, 1989

Many mistakes printed:
track 4 wrong release date (march 81)
track 13 is not on the "Close to me" 12" but on the UK '85 "Half an Octopus" 10"/ US '86 "Quadpus" 12"
track 16 "2 Late" misspelled "Late"
Different title on sleeve/CD:
"The Complete B-Side Collection 1979-1989" on sleeve & spine
"The Complete B-Side Collection 1979-1987" on CD

Title is wrong, many songs are missing:
- "10:15 Saturday Night", B-Side of Killing an Arab 7" 1979
- "Plastic Passion", B-Side of Boys Don't Cry 7" 1979
- all the 1982/83 B-Sides featured on "Japanese Whispers"
- all the 1987 B-Sides

track 1 "Carnage Visors" officially released on CD in 2005 as "Carnage Visors: the Soundtrack" on the "Faith" deluxe 2cd set
tracks 2 to 16 officially compiled in 2004 on the 4cd box set "Join the dots"

Silver picture CD.
gatefold insert with titles & credits.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: ROB 1

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CU 7989 The Cure The Complete B-Side Collection 1979-1989(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Not On Label (The Cure) CU 7989 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
none The Cure The Complete B-Side Collection 1979-1989(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Not On Label (The Cure) none Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
COSA 006 The Cure Chronicles(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Cosa Nostra (2) COSA 006 Israel Unknown Sell This Version
none The Cure Collectors Curiosities Vol.2(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Not On Label (The Cure) none Unknown Sell This Version
CU 7989 The Cure The Complete B-Side Collection 1979-1989(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Not On Label (The Cure) CU 7989 Unknown Sell This Version

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