V/A feat. Pussy Galore – Gigantic!: Nineteen For The Nineties (CD, UK)

1990 Melody Maker MM RT CD002
01. The Breeders – I Just Want To Get Along
02. Pale Saints – A Deeper Sleep For Stephen
03. Cocteau Twins – The High Monkey-Monk
04. See See Rider – Rosey Singer
05. Mazzy Star – Ride It On
06. Souled American – Buck Dancer’s Choice
07. The Clean – I Wait Around
08. Galaxie 500 – Flowers
09. Lush – Scarlet
10. Shamen – Pro-Gen
11. Kitchens Of Distinction – Shiver
12. Lightning Seeds – 15 Reasons
13. Band Of Holy Joy – Right As Rain
14. Pussy Galore – Seattle
15. Loop – Blood
16. Sugarcubes – Eat The Menu
17. Marc Almond – My Death
18. Cranes – Untitled
19. Birdland – Hollow Heart
VIEW:
NOTES:
CD compilation of rare and unreleased tracks released by Melody Maker (the now defunct UK music paper) and Rough Trade Distribution, also issued on cassette.

Includes the song Seattle by Pussy Galore which was released as a bootleg 7″.

Seattle is a re-located cover of London Boys by Johnny Thunders from the album So Alone and was officially released on the Melody Maker compilation Gigantic 2.

SONG CREDITS:
01. The Breeders – I Just Want To Get Along
Writer: Kim Deal
Published: Period Music / P & © 4AD Records

02. Pale Saints – A Deeper Sleep For Stephen
Writers: Pale Saints
Published: EMI Music / P & © 4AD Records

03. Cocteau Twins – The High Monkey-Monk
Writers: Cocteau Twins
Published: Momentum Music / P & © 4AD Records

04. See See Rider – Rosey Singer
Writers: Sands / Rock Marshall
Published: Copyright Control / P & © Lazy Records

05. Mazzy Star – Ride It On
Writers: David Roback
Published: Rough Trade Music / P & © Rough Trade Records

06. Souled American – Buck Dancer’s Choice
Writers: Trad.
Published: Rough Trade Music / P & © Rough Trade Records

07. The Clean – I Wait Around
Writers: Kilgour / Kilgour / Scott
Published: Copyright Control / P & © Rough Trade Records

08. Galaxie 500 – Flowers
Writers: Galaxie 500
Published: Rough Trade Music / P & © Rough Trade Records

09. Lush – Scarlet
Writers: Anderson Berenyi
Published: Copyright Control / P & © 4AD Records

10. Shamen – Pro-Gen
Writers: The Shamen
Published: A Moksha Song / P & © One Little Indian Records

11. Kitchens of Distinction – Shiver
Writers: Kitchens of Distinction
Published: Second Wind / P & © One Little Indian Records

12. Lightning Seeds – 15 Reasons
Writer: Ian Broudie
Published: Chrysalis Music / P & © Ghetto Recording Company

13. Band of Holy Joy – Right As Rain
Writers: Cavanagh / Brown / The Holy Joy
Published: Rough Trade Music / P & © Rough Trade Records

14. Pussy Galore – Seattle
Writers: Lure / Rath / Thunders
Published: Copyright Control / P & © Rough Trade Records
Vocals: Bob Bert
Recorded: Kramer

15. Loop – Blood
Writers: Robert / Loop
Published: Complete Music / P & © Situation 2

16. Sugarcubes – Eat The Menu
Writers: Sugarcubes
Published: Second Wind / P & © One Little Indian

17. Marc Almond – My Death
Writers: Brel / Shuman
Published: Carlin Music Corporation / P & © Some Bizarre

18. Cranes – Untitled
Writers: J Shaw / A Shaw
Published: Copyright Control

19. Birdland – Hollow Heart
Writers: Vincent / Vincent
Published: Copyright Control / P & © Lazy Records

SLEEVE NOTES
“Thanks to Allan Jones, Gary Bell, Pete Leigh, Simon Winn, Joanne Osborne, 4AD Prod, Lazy Records, Rough Trade, One Little Indian, Ghetto, Situation Two and Some Bizarre”
The booklet features a couple of lines about the band which is as follows:

“Pussy Galore – Seattle, version of a Johnny Thunders track.

‘A love of gratuitously random noise and an ability to turn music inside out allows New York’s ultimate primal grunge exponents to sound both disaffected and engaged’. MM November, ’89

DETAILS:
ARTWORK: Brett Lewis

BARCODE: n/a

MATRIX: “GIGANTIC2 10125701 02 & MADE IN U.K. BY PDO”

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