Pretenders* ‎– Pretenders

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Rhino Records (2) ‎– R2 74178, Sire ‎– R2 74178, Real Records (2) ‎– R2 74178
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CD, Album, Club Edition, Reissue
CD, Compilation
All Media, Remastered, Tri-fold
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1.01 Precious 3:35
1.02 The Phone Call 2:28
1.03 Up The Neck 4:26
1.04 Tatooed Love Boys 2:59
1.05 Space Invader 3:26
1.06 The Wait 3:35
1.07 Stop Your Sobbing
Mixed By – Mike StavrouProducer – Nick LoweWritten-By – Ray Davies
2:39
1.08 Kid 3:06
1.09 Private Life 6:24
1.10 Brass In Pocket 3:05
1.11 Lovers Of Today 5:50
1.12 Mystery Achievement 5:22
2.01 Cuban Slide 4:33
2.02 Porcelain 3:54
2.03 The Phone Call (Demo)
Bass [Uncredited] – Colin Mills (2)Drums [Uncredited] – Nigel Pegrum
2:22
2.04 The Wait (Demo) 3:08
2.05 I Can't Control Myself (Demo)
Written-By – Reg Presley
4:24
2.06 Swinging London 1:55
2.07 Brass In Pocket (Demo) 3:48
2.08 Kid (Demo) 4:04
2.09 Stop Your Sobbing (Demo)
Written-By – Ray Davies
2:22
2.10 Tequila (Demo) 5:22
2.11 Nervous But Shy 1:45
2.12 I Need Somebody (Live)
Written-By – Rudy Martinez
4:04
2.13 Mystery Achievement (Live) 4:54
2.14 Precious (Live) 3:26
2.15 Tatooed Love Boys (Live) 3:06
2.16 Sabre Dance (Live)
Written-By – Aram Khachaturian*
3:50

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Released in a Tri-fold sleeve.

Album recorded at Wessex Studios, additional recording at Air Studios.
Mixed at Wessex except "Brass In Pocket" mixed at Air.

Pretenders was originally issued as Sire #6083 (12/27/79)

Bonus disc 2 :
Track 1: B-side of "Talk Of The Town" [UK] Real/WEA single #ARE-12 (4/80) from Extended Play (1981).
Track 2: B-side of "Message Of Love" [UK] Real/WEA single #ARE-15 (2/81) from Extended Play (1981).
Track 3: Recorded in London - Late 1977 (previously unissued).
Track 4, 5, 10: Recorded at Regents Park - August 12, 1978 (previously unissued).
Track 6 & 11: B-side of "Brass In Pocket" [UK] Real/WEA maxi-single #ARE-11 (11/79).
Track 7: Recorded at Air Studios - Februari 6, 1978 (previously unissued)
Track 8: Recorded at Olympic Studios - December 7, 1978 (previously unissued).
Track 9: Recorded at Regents Park - August 12, 1978 - Flexi-single included with May 1981 issue of Flexipop magazine.
Track 12 & 13: Recorded for BBC Radio 1's Kid Jensen Show, First transmission date: July 17, 1979 (previously unissued).
Track 14 & 15: Recorded at the Paradise Theatre, Boston, MA - March 23, 1980 (previously unissued).
Track 16: Recorded at the Marquee Club, London - April 2, 1979 (previously unissued).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Mfd. for BMG Direct): D220040

Other Versions (5 of 120) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format ) Label Cat# Country Year
none Pretenders* Pretenders(12xFile, FLAC, Album, RM, 24b) Warner Music UK none 2013
8122-74178-2 Pretenders* Pretenders(2xCD, Album, RE, RM) Sire, Real Records (2), Rhino Records (2), Warner Strategic Marketing 8122-74178-2 Europe 2006 Sell This Version
SIR M8S 6083 Pretenders* Pretenders(8-Trk, Album) Sire SIR M8S 6083 US 1980 Sell This Version
M8S 6083 Pretenders* Pretenders(8-Trk, Album) Sire M8S 6083 US 1980 Sell This Version
M8S 6083 Pretenders* Pretenders(8-Trk, Album, Club) Sire M8S 6083 US 1980 Sell This Version

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