Various ‎– Ambition - Volumes 1 & 2 - The History Of Cherry Red Records 1978 – 1988

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Cherry Red ‎– CD MRED 140
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2 × CD, Compilation
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Ambition: Volume 1
CD1-1 The Tights Bad Hearts
Written By – Marsden/Jacobs
3:39
CD1-2 The Runaways Right Now
Written-By – West*
3:37
CD1-3 Dead Kennedys Holiday In Cambodia
Written By – Pepperell/Flouride/Slesinger/BiafraWritten-By – Slesinger*, Biafra*, Flouride*, Pepperell*
4:36
CD1-4 Dead Kennedys Too Drunk To Fuck
Written-By – Biafra*
2:42
CD1-5 Marc Bolan You Scare Me To Death
Written-By – M. Bolan*
2:43
CD1-6 Hybrid Kids D'ya Think I'm Sexy
Written By – Stewart/AppiceWritten-By – Appice*, Stewart*
1:56
CD1-7 Medium Medium Hungry So Angry
Written By – Lewis/Ryder/Spink/Turton/StoneWritten-By – Turton*, Ryder*, Spink*, Lewis*, Stone*
4:00
CD1-8 Morgan-Fisher* Geneve
Written-By – Otway*
3:41
CD1-9 Maurice Deebank Four Corners Of The Earth
Written-By – Deebank*
1:34
CD1-10 Jane (4) It's A Fine Day
Written-By – Barton*
2:48
CD1-11 Eyeless In Gaza Sunbursts In
Written By – Becker/BatesWritten-By – Bates*, Becker*
3:54
CD1-12 Red Box Chenko
Written-By – Toulson-Clarke*
3:34
CD1-13 Holger Hiller Jonny Du Lump
Written-By – Hiller*
4:37
CD1-14 Laibach Die Liebe
Written-By – Laibach
5:11
CD1-15 H.M.S. Bounty* Girl
Written-By – M. Frankhauser*
2:32
CD1-16 In Embrace This Brilliant Evening
Written-By – Knight*
2:52
CD1-17 Felt Primitive Painters
Written By – Lawrence/DeebankWritten-By – Lawrence (5), Deebank*
6:06
CD1-18 Grab Grab The Haddock Last Fond Goodbye
Written-By – Noel*
2:57
CD1-19 Mood Six What Have You Ever Done
Written-By – Thirlwell*
2:24
CD1-20 Martyn Bates The Look Of Love
Written-By – Bacharach/David*
3:53
CD1-21 The Wiseacres David
Written-By – White*
3:38
Ambition: Volume 2
CD2-1 The Monochrome Set Jet Set Junta
Written By – Bid/Square/WarrenWritten-By – Warren*, Bid (3), Square*
2:04
CD2-2 Everything But The Girl Night And Day
Written-By – Porter*
2:54
CD2-3 Eyeless In Gaza From A To B
Written By – Bates/BeckerWritten-By – Bates*, Becker*
2:20
CD2-4 Felt Something Sends Me To Sleep
Written By – Lawrence/DeebankWritten-By – Lawrence (5), Deebank*
2:56
CD2-5 Tracey Thorn Plain Sailing
Written-By – Thorn*
2:04
CD2-6 Fantastic Something If She Doesn't Smile (It'll Rain)
Written-By – Veis*, Veis*
3:14
CD2-7 Thomas Leer Letter From America
Written-By – Leer*
4:05
CD2-8 The Passage XOYO
Written-By – Witts*
3:56
CD2-9 Ben Watt With Robert Wyatt Walter And John
Written-By – Watt*
4:07
CD2-10 Kevin Coyne Your Holiness
Written By – Coyne/KirtleyWritten-By – Coyne*, Kirtley*
3:12
CD2-11 Marine Girls On My Mind
Written-By – Thorn*
3:10
CD2-12 The Monochrome Set The Mating Game
Written By – Bid/Square/WarenWritten-By – Warren*, Bid (3), Square*
3:24
CD2-13 Kevin Hewick Spain
Written-By – Hewick*
3:05
CD2-14 Marc Bolan Talking Glamour
Written-By – M. Bolan*
3:21
CD2-15 Morgan-Fisher* Foreign Correspondent
Written-By – Morgan Fisher
3:11
CD2-16 Felt Penelope Tree
Written-By – Lawrence (3)
3:01
CD2-17 The Passage Taboos
Written-By – Witts*
5:53
CD2-18 Tracey Thorn Simply Couldn't Care
Written-By – Thorn*
2:49
CD2-19 Eyeless In Gaza You Frighten
Written By – Bates/BeckerWritten-By – Bates*, Becker*
6:22
CD2-20 The Nightingales Paraffin Brain
Written-By – Lloyd*
3:05
CD2-21 Ben Watt Departure
Written-By – Watt*
1:37
CD2-22 Quentin Crisp How To Die With Style
Written-By – Crisp*
1:44

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Notes

Combined and partly altered re-issue of 1991 compilations Ambition - The Cherry Red Story Volume One and Ambition - The Cherry Red Story Volume Two

Alterations for this release
Ambition - The Cherry Red Story Volume One
replaced: Track#1 "Bored" by Destroy All Monsters with "Bad Hearts" by The Tights
missing: Track#5 "What Stanley Saw" by Matt Johnson
missing: Track#7 "The History Of Rock'n Roll" by Andy Partridge
missing: Track#8 "Rangers In The Nights" by Robert Wyatt
replaced: Track#10 "Celebration" by Morgan Fisher with "Geneva" by Morgan Fisher
added: Track#18 "Last Fond Goodbye" by Grab Grab The Haddock
added: Track#19 "What Have You Ever Done" by Mood Six
added: Track#21 "David" by The Wiseacres
missing: Track#22 "Psych-Out" by The Seers
missing: Track#23 "World" by Blow-Up
missing: Track#24 "What's In Your Mind?" by Mexico 70
Ambition - The Cherry Red Story Volume One
missing: Track# 23 "English Rose" by Everything But The Girl

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