Guided By Voices ‎– Hardcore UFOs - Revelations, Epiphanies And Fast Food In The Western Hemisphere

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Matador ‎– OLE 550-2
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4 × CD, Compilation
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Human Amusements At Hourly Rates - The Best Of Guided By Voices
CD1-1 Captain's Dead 2:01
CD1-2 Drinker's Peace 1:51
CD1-3 Exit Flagger 2:19
CD1-4 14 Cheerleader Coldfront 1:31
CD1-5 Shocker In Gloomtown 1:26
CD1-6 Non-Absorbing 1:35
CD1-7 Tractor Rape Chain 3:04
CD1-8 Hot Freaks 1:43
CD1-9 Echos Myron 2:38
CD1-10 I Am A Scientist 2:30
CD1-11 A Salty Salute 1:29
CD1-12 Watch Me Jumpstart 2:25
CD1-13 Game Of Pricks 1:34
CD1-14 Motor Away 2:07
CD1-15 Hit 0:23
CD1-16 My Valuable Hunting Knife 2:01
CD1-17 Cut-Out Witch 3:05
CD1-18 The Official Ironmen Rally Song 2:49
CD1-19 To Remake The Young Flyer 1:44
CD1-20 I Am A Tree 4:40
CD1-21 Bulldog Skin 3:00
CD1-22 Learning To Hunt 2:25
CD1-23 Teenage FBI 1:38
CD1-24 Things I Will Keep 2:25
CD1-25 Surgical Focus 3:47
CD1-26 Chasing Heather Crazy 2:54
CD1-27 Twilight Campfighter 3:08
CD1-28 Glad Girls 3:50
CD1-29 Back To The Lake 2:35
CD1-30 Everywhere With Helicopter 2:38
CD1-31 My Kind Of Soldier 2:36
CD1-32 The Best Of Jill Hives 2:39
Demons & Painkillers - Matador Out-Of-Print Singles, B-Sides, Etc.
CD2-1 Motor Away 2:17
CD2-2 Color Of My Blade 2:25
CD2-3 My Valuable Hunting Knife 2:26
CD2-4 Game Of Pricks 2:16
CD2-5 Mice Feel Nice (In My Room) 2:19
CD2-6 Not Good For The Mechanism 2:01
CD2-7 Kiss Only The Important Ones 1:28
CD2-8 Dodging Invisible Rays 2:37
CD2-9 Deaf Ears 1:58
CD2-10 Why Did You Land? 2:15
CD2-11 June Salutes You! 1:54
CD2-12 Delayed Reaction Brats 1:07
CD2-13 He's The Uncle 1:39
CD2-14 The Key Losers 2:14
CD2-15 Postal Blowfish 2:14
CD2-16 Unleashed! The Large-Hearted Boy 1:57
CD2-17 Some Drilling Implied 1:26
CD2-18 Systems Crash 1:19
CD2-19 Catfood On The Earwig 2:27
CD2-20 The Who Vs. Porky Pig 2:00
CD2-21 A Life In Finer Clothing 1:30
CD2-22 The Worryin' Song 1:02
CD2-23 Subtle Gear Shifting 3:45
CD2-24 Finks 2:29
CD2-25 The Finest Joke Is Upon Us 3:11
CD2-26 The Singing Razorblade 2:14
CD2-27 Now To War (Electric Version) 2:29
CD2-28 Mannequin's Complaint (Wax Dummy Meltdown) 3:22
CD2-29 Do They Teach You The Chase? 1:12
CD2-30 (I'll Name You) The Flame That Cries 3:19
CD2-31 The Ascended Master's Grogshop 0:54
CD2-32 My Thoughts Are A Gas 3:06
CD2-33 Running Off With The Fun City Girls 2:02
CD2-34 None Of Them Any Good 2:59
CD2-35 Choking Tara (Creamy) 2:15
Delicious Pie & Thank You For Calling - Previously Unreleased Songs And Recordings
CD3-1 I
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
1:09
CD3-2 Back To Saturn X
Bass, Backing Vocals – Mitch Mitchell (2)Drums – Kevin FennellGuitar, Backing Vocals – Jim PollardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
4:52
CD3-3 H-O-M-E
Bass – Mitch Mitchell (2)Drums – Kevin FennellGuitar, Vocals – Robert PollardSlide Guitar [Lead] – Tobin Sprout
2:41
CD3-4 You're The Special
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
1:32
CD3-5 Perhaps We Were Swinging
Guitar, Violin, Vocals – Robert Pollard
1:52
CD3-6 Mother & Son
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:34
CD3-7 7 Strokes To Heaven's Edge
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
1:54
CD3-8 Fire' Em Up, Abner
Bass, Backing Vocals – Mitch Mitchell (2)Drums – Bruce Smith*Guitar, Backing Vocals – Jim PollardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
3:33
CD3-9 Harboring Exiles
Bass – Mitch Mitchell (2)Drums – Bruce Smith*Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
1:53
CD3-10 Still Worth Nothing
Bass – Mitch Mitchell (2)Drums – Bruce Smith*Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:37
CD3-11 Never
Drums – Bruce Smith*Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:54
CD3-12 Slave Your Beetle Brain
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:00
CD3-13 It Is Divine
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
3:47
CD3-14 They
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
1:41
CD3-15 I Invented The Moonwalk (And The Pencil Sharpener)
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:08
CD3-16 Fly Into Ashes
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:24
CD3-17 The Various Vaults Of Convenience
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:16
CD3-18 Trashed Aircraft
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:15
CD3-19 Running Off With The Fun City Girls
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:15
CD3-20 Bulldog Skin
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:25
CD3-21 Portable Men's Society
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
4:04
CD3-22 Choking Tara
Guitar – Doug GillardGuitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:24
CD3-23 Man Called Aerodynamics
Guitar, Vocals – Robert Pollard
2:10
Live At The Wheelchair Races - Unreleased Live Recordings 1995-2002
CD4-1 Intro By Randy Campbell 0:32
CD4-2 Little Lines 1:56
CD4-3 A Salty Salute 1:45
CD4-4 I Am Produced 2:11
CD4-5 Why Did You Land? 2:10
CD4-6 Zap 1:10
CD4-7 14 Cheerleader Coldfront 1:32
CD4-8 Everywhere With Helicopter 2:34
CD4-9 Quicksilver 1:07
CD4-10 James Riot 2:51
CD4-11 Pretty Bombs 3:27
CD4-12 Far Out Crops 2:37
CD4-13 My Impression Now 2:08
CD4-14 Look At Them 2:22
CD4-15 Melted Pat 1:30
CD4-16 How Loft Am I? 1:06
CD4-17 King And Caroline / Motor Away 4:27
CD4-18 Trap Soul Door 1:14
CD4-19 Cheyenne 2:54
CD4-20 Make Use 3:07
CD4-21 Burning Flag Birthday Suit 2:29
CD4-22 Weed King 2:38
CD4-23 Town Of Mirrors 2:45
CD4-24 Over The Neptune / Mesh Gear Fox 5:09
CD4-25 Dragon's Awake 2:06
CD4-26 Shrine To The Dynamic Years 1:49
CD4-27 Game Of Pricks 2:04
CD4-28 Tractor Rape Chain 2:43
CD4-29 Key Losers 2:00
CD4-30 Now To War 2:15
CD4-31 Johnny Appleseed 3:03
CD4-32 Drinker's Peace 1:43
Forever Since Breakfast - The '86 Debut EP
CD5-1 Land Of Danger 3:09
CD5-2 Let's Ride 3:24
CD5-3 Like I Do 2:44
CD5-4 Sometimes I Cry 2:58
CD5-5 She Wants To Know 3:12
CD5-6 Fountain Of Youth 3:56
CD5-7 The Other Place
Guitar – Mitch Swan
3:34
Watch Me Jumpstart
Watch Me Jumpstart - A Film By Banks Tarver
DVD-1-1 Too Weird For Dayton 4:25
DVD-1-2 Everything But Music 2:15
DVD-1-3 The Drive-Thru 0:39
DVD-1-4 14 Cheerleader Coldfront 1:35
DVD-1-5 Manager For Life 1:57
DVD-1-6 Gold Star For Robot Boy 2:18
DVD-1-7 If We Wait 1:12
DVD-1-8 Systems Crash 4:23
DVD-1-9 Propeller 2:09
DVD-1-10 Blimps Go 90 1:22
DVD-1-11 Crossroads Of America 2:29
DVD-1-12 Hot Freaks 3:42
DVD-1-13 To Remake The Young Flyer 1:45
DVD-1-14 Don't Stop Now 4:51
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DVD-2 Live Snippets 26:14
Music Videos
DVD-3-1 I Am A Scientist
Film Director [Directed By] – Banks Tarver
2:25
DVD-3-2 Auditorium / Motor Away
Film Director [Directed By] – David Kleiler
3:08
DVD-3-3 My Valuable Hunting Knife
Film Director [Directed By] – Banks Tarver
2:40
DVD-3-4 The Official Ironmen Rally Song
Film Director [Directed By] – Banks Tarver
2:57
DVD-3-5 Bulldog Skin
Film Director [Directed By] – Scott Marshall
3:13
DVD-3-6 Glad Girls
Film Director [Directed By] – Noel Honig
3:31
Live From Warsaw
DVD-4-1 Echos Myron
Film Director [Directed By], Video Editor – Annie Pearlman
2:13
DVD-4-2 Cut-Out Witch
Film Director [Directed By], Video Editor – Annie Pearlman
3:46
DVD-4-3 Tight Globes
Film Director [Directed By], Video Editor – Annie Pearlman
3:13
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DVD-5 Beautiful Plastic - A Short Film By Banks Tarver 8:30

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The box contains four digipaks (discs 1 & 2 in the first digipak, discs 3 & 4 in the second digipak and disc 5 and the DVD each in a separate digipak) and a 76 page booklet.

Track CD1-1 from the Schwa album 'Devil Between My Toes', released 1987.
Track CD1-2 from the Rocket #9 album 'Same Place The Fly Got Smashed', released 1990.
Tracks CD1-3 & CD1-4 from the Rockathon album 'Propeller', released 1992.
Tracks CD1-5 from the Scat EP 'The Grand Hour', released 1993.
Track CD1-6 from the Scat album 'Vampire On Titus', released 1993.
Tracks CD1-7 to CD1-9 from the Scat album 'Bee Thousand', released 1994.
Track CD1-10 from the Scat EP 'I Am A Scientist', released 1994.
Tracks CD1-11 to CD1-16 from the Matador album 'Alien Lanes', released 1995.
Tracks CD1-17 to CD1-19 from the Matador album 'Under The Bushes Under The Stars', released 1996.
Tracks CD1-20 to CD1-22 from the Matador album 'Mag Earwhig!', released 1997.
Track CD1-23 from the Jass EP 'Wish In One Hand ...', released 1997.
Tracks CD1-24 & CD1-25 from the TVT album 'Do The Collapse', released 1999.
Tracks CD1-26 to CD1-28 from the TVT album 'Isolation Drills', released 2001.
Tracks CD1-29 & CD1-30 from the Matador album 'Universal Truths And Cycles', released 2002.
Tracks CD1-31 & CD1-32 from the Matador album 'Earthquake Glue', released 2003.
Tracks CD2-1 & CD2-2 from 'Motor Away' 7" OLE-148-7, released June 1995.
Tracks CD2-3 to CD2-8 from 'Tigerbomb' 7" EP OLE-168-7, released November 1995.
Tracks CD2-9 to CD2-11 from 'The Official Ironmen Rally Song' 7"/CD OLE-184-7/2, released February 1996.
Tracks CD2-12 to CD2-14 from the Matador Europe bonus CD of 'Under The Bushes Under The Stars' OLE-161-2, released March 1996.
Track CD2-15 from OST 'The Kids In The Hall In Brain Candy' LP/CD/CS OLE-183-1/2/4, released April 1996.
Tracks CD2-16 & CD2-17 from 'Cut-Out Witch' 7" OLE-218-7 Matador Europe, released June 1996.
Tracks CD2-18 to CD2-23 from 'Plantations Of Pale Pink' 7" EP OLE-208-7, released November 1996.
Tracks CD2-24 & CD2-25 bonus tracks from the Japanese CD of 'Under The Bushes Under The Stars', Bandai, released March 1997.
Tracks CD2-26 to CD2-28 from 'Bulldog Skin' 7"/CD OLE-217-7/2 Matador Europe, released May 1997.
Tracks CD2-29 to CD2-31 from 'I Am A Tree' 7"/CD OLE-264-7/2 Matador Europe, released July 1997.
Track 2.32 from V/A 'What's Up Matador' DBL LP/CD/CS OLE-163-1/2/4, released August 1997.
Tracks CD2-33 & CD2-34 bonus tracks from the Japanese CD of 'Mag Earwhig!', Bandai, released May 1998.
Track CD2-35 from V/A 'Everything Is Nice' DBL LP/3XCD OLE-400-1/2, released September 1999.
Tracks CD3-1 & CD3-4 recorded on boombox 1984.
Track CD3-2 recorded at Steve Wilbur's 8-track garage 1990.
Track CD3-3 recorded at Steve Wilbur's 8-track garage 1989.
Tracks CD3-5 & CD3-6 recorded at Steve Wilbur's 8-track garage 1987.
Tracks CD3-7 to CD3-11 recorded at Steve Wilbur's 8-track garage 1989. Outtakes from 'Self-Inflicted Aerial Nostalgia'.
Tracks CD3-12 to CD3-14 recording date unknown.
Tracks CD3-15 to CD3-18 recording date unknown. Demo for 'Do The Collapse'.
Tracks CD3-19 to CD3-22 recording date unknown. Demo for 'Mag Earwhig!'.
Track CD3-23 recorded on boombox 1998.
Tracks CD4-1, CD4-7 & CD4-24 recorded live at The Paradise, Boston, MA, June 20, 1995.
Tracks CD4-2, CD4-4 & CD4-9 recorded live at Bogart's, Cincinatti, OH, July 25, 1995.
Tracks CD4-3, CD4-18, CD4-27 & CD4-32 live, location & date unknown.
Tracks CD4-5 & CD4-29 recorded live at Fox Theatre, Denver, CO, April 10, 1995.
Tracks CD4-6, CD4-8, CD4-11 & CD4-19 recorded live at Cat's Cradle, Carrboro, NC, April 16, 2002.
Tracks CD4-10 & CD4-26 recorded live at Bernie's Bagel Shop, Columbus, OH, March 28, 1998.
Tracks CD4-12 & CD4-23 recorded live at Bimbo's, San Francisco, CA, February 27, 1999.
Track CD4-13 recorded live at Phantasy Club, Cleveland, OH, April 26, 1997.
Tracks CD4-14, CD4-15, CD4-21 & CD4-22 recorded live at The Metro, Chicago, IL, February 24, 1996.
Tracks CD4-16 & CD4-20 recorded live at The Metro, Chicago, IL, July 11, 1998.
Track CD4-17 recorded live at First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, February 22, 1996.
Track CD4-25 recorded live at 40 Watt Club, Athens, GA, January 22, 2000.
Tracks CD4-28 & CD4-30 recorded live at Melkweg, Amsterdam, Holland, July 10, 1997.
Track CD4-31 recorded live at Crocodile Club, Seattle, WA, April 17, 1995.
Tracks CD5-1 to CD5-7 recorded at Group Effort Studios, Crescent Springs, Kentucky, 4/86 & 5/86.
Track DVD-2 contains parts of the songs Hot Freaks, Superwhore, Goldheart Mountaintop, Queen Directory, Shocker In Gloomtown, Postal Blowfish, Weed King, Exit Flagger and I Am A Scientist.
Track DVD-4-1 has multi-angle features.

The booklet mentions a video for "My Kind Of Soldier," but it is not actually included on the DVD.

©℗ 2003 Matador Records

Tracks CD1-1 through CD1-10 appear courtesy of Scat Records.
Tracks CD1-24 through CD1-28 appear courtesy of TVT Records.
1-24 & 1-25 © 1999 TVT Records.
1-26, 1-27 & 1-28 © 2001 TVT Records.

Tracks CD1-1 to CD1-3, CD1-5 to CD1-7, CD1-9, CD1-10, CD1-26 to CD1-28, CD2-2 to CD2-4, CD2-6, CD2-7, CD2-10 to CD2-13, CD2-17 to CD2-28, CD2-30, CD2-32 to CD2-35, CD3-1 to CD3-18, CD4-6, CD4-8, CD4-13, CD4-15, CD4-16, CD4-18, CD4-19, CD4-22, CD4-24, CD4-28 & CD4-32 to CD5-7 published by Needmore Songs, BMI
Tracks CD1-12, CD1-13, CD1-15 to CD1-18, CD1-22 to CD1-25, CD2-9, CD2-16, CD2-29, CD3-19 to CD3-23,CD4-2, CD4-5, CD4-9, CD4-10, CD4-12, CD4-14, CD4-20, CD4-21, CD4-23, CD4-25 to CD4-27, CD4-30 published by Songs Of Universal, Inc./Needmore Songs, BMI.
Tracks CD1-4, CD1-8, CD4-7 & CD4-31 published by I'm A Cowboy Songs, BMI/Needmore Songs, BMI.
Tracks CD1-11, CD1-14, CD2-1, CD2-14, CD2-31, CD4-3, CD4-4, CD4-17 & CD4-29 published by Songs Of Universal, Inc./Needmore Songs, BMI/I'm A Cowboy Songs, BMI.
Tracks CD1-19 & CD2-8 published by I'm A Cowboy Songs, BMI.
Track CD1-20 published by Flippant Music, BMI.
Track CD2-5 published by Songs Of Universal, Inc./Needmore Songs, BMI/Flippant Music, BMI.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 44861 05502 0
  • Other (Cat# CD1): OLE 550-2.1
  • Other (Cat# CD2): OLE 550-2.2
  • Other (Cat# CD3): OLE 550-2.3
  • Other (Cat# CD4): OLE 550-2.4
  • Other (Cat# CD5): OLE 550-2.5
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): wea mfg. olyphant X19964 LN OLE 550-2.1 03
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): wea mfg. olyphant Z20208 LN OLE 550-2.2 RE-1 03
  • Matrix / Runout (CD3): wea mfg. olyphant Y21999 LN OLE 550-2.3 04
  • Matrix / Runout (CD4): wea mfg. olyphant Y20105 LN OLE 550-2.4 01
  • Matrix / Runout (CD5): wea mfg. olyphant Y21992 LN OLE 550-2.5 01
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD): Mastered by wamo LN550.1.A VB01
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L902
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2 & CD4): IFPI L909
  • Mastering SID Code (CD3 & CD5): IFPI L903
  • Mastering SID Code (DVD): IFPI L907
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 2U3E
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 2U7A
  • Mould SID Code (CD3): IFPI 2U3Q
  • Mould SID Code (CD4): IFPI 2U4C
  • Mould SID Code (CD5): IFPI 2U3U
  • Mould SID Code (DVD): IFPI 2UN5
  • Rights Society: BMI

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