Stereophonics ‎– Word Gets Around

V2 Records ‎– 5330162
Box Set, Limited Edition, Super Deluxe Edition
CD, Album
2 × CD, Compilation


1-1 A Thousand Trees
1-2 Looks Like Chaplin
1-3 More Life In A Tramps Vest
1-4 Local Boy In The Photograph
1-5 Traffic
1-6 Not Up To You
1-7 Check My Eyelids For Hole
1-8 Same Size Feet
1-9 Last Of The Big Time Drinkers
1-10 Goldfish Bowl
1-11 Too Many Sandwiches
1-12 Billy Davey's Daughter
2-1 Carrot Cake And Wine
2-2 Tie Me Up Tie Me Down
2-3 Poppy Day
2-4 Raymond's Shop
2-5 Chris Chambers
2-6 Who'll Stop The Rain
2-7 Home To Me
2-8 Buy Myself A Small Plane
2-9 The Last Resort
2-10 Summertime
3-1 A Thousand Trees (Radio 1 Evening Session)
3-2 Local Boy In The Photograph (Radio 1 Evening Session)
3-3 Same Size Feet (Live At Newcastle University)
3-4 Looks Like Chaplin (Live At Newcastle University)
3-5 Home To Me / Not Up To You (Live At Newcastle University)
3-6 More Life In A Tramps Vest (Grass Roots Demo)
3-7 Looks Like Chaplin (Grass Roots Demo)
3-8 In My Day (Grass Roots Demo)
3-9 She Takes Her Clothes Off (Decade Deluxe Word Gets Around Session)
3-10 Looks Like Chaplin (Acoustic)
3-11 A Thousand Trees (Acoustic)


3 disc set comes in luxurious boxset packaging complete with artcards and a replica of Kelly Jones notebook for the album.

The bonus material compiled by the band includes a disc of b-sides from the singles from the album and a third disc of live and session material including 8 previously unreleased tracks (3.1 to 3.8).

Tracks 3.10 and 3.11 are listed as Ltd Edition Australian Bonus tracks. whilst they did appear on the Australian bonus disc of the original album, they were also previously released on the UK single "A Thousand Trees - Acoustic EP"

Track 3.5 is listed as Not Up To You (Live At Newcastle University) but the track actually begins with a snippet of the song "Home To Me"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 00753 30162 3
  • Label Code: LC01801

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
VVR1000432, 707.0043.2 Stereophonics Word Gets Around(CD, Album) V2, V2 VVR1000432, 707.0043.2 UK 1997 Sell This Version
VVR1000432, 6313-2 Stereophonics Word Gets Around(CD, Album) V2, Sum Records (2) VVR1000432, 6313-2 Argentina 1997 Sell This Version
V2ADV-27006-2 Stereophonics Word Gets Around(CD, Album, Promo) V2 Records V2ADV-27006-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
ST446-4 Stereophonics Word Gets Around(Cass) Polstar Records ST446-4 Poland 1997 Sell This Version
322651 Stereophonics Word Gets Around(Cass, Album) Timbuktu Records 322651 Gulf Cooperation Council 1997 Sell This Version