51 track 4 CD set covering all of Welsh Rock band Racing Cars recordings for Chrysalis Records between 1976-78. Disc One is debut LP "Downtown Tonight" which spent six weeks in the UK National Charts, peaking at No. 39. This features the singles 'Ladee-Lo' plus the international chart hit "They Shoot Horses Don't They?" which reached No. 14 in the UK and No. 32 in Australia. Now comes with the addition of a previously unissued four track session recorded for the John Peel show in 1976. The second disc is 1977's "Weekend Rendezvous" LP which makes it's debut on CD. Features the single 'Down By The River' and now comes with the bonus of a previously unissued four track session recorded for the John Peel show in 1977. Disc Three is 1978's "Bring On The Night" LP, also appearing here on CD for the very first time. Includes the 'Bring On The Night' 45. The final disc contains two full In Concerts recorded for the BBC in 1977. The booklet contains detailed liner notes by History Of Rock editor Michael Heatley featuring a new interview with guitarist Graham Hedley Williams alongside numerous rare European picture sleeves and memorabilia from the era.
51 track 4 CD set covering all of Welsh Rock band Racing Cars recordings for Chrysalis Records between 1976-78. Disc One is debut LP "Downtown Tonight" which spent six weeks in the UK National Charts, peaking at No. 39. This features the singles 'Ladee-Lo' plus the international chart hit "They Shoot Horses Don't They?" which reached No. 14 in the UK and No. 32 in Australia. Now comes with the addition of a previously unissued four track session recorded for the John Peel show in 1976. The second disc is 1977's "Weekend Rendezvous" LP which makes it's debut on CD. Features the single 'Down By The River' and now comes with the bonus of a previously unissued four track session recorded for the John Peel show in 1977. Disc Three is 1978's "Bring On The Night" LP, also appearing here on CD for the very first time. Includes the 'Bring On The Night' 45. The final disc contains two full In Concerts recorded for the BBC in 1977. The booklet contains detailed liner notes by History Of Rock editor Michael Heatley featuring a new interview with guitarist Graham Hedley Williams alongside numerous rare European picture sleeves and memorabilia from the era.
5013929057807

Details

Format: CD
Label: GLAM / 7T'S
Rel. Date: 11/20/2020
UPC: 5013929057807

Albums 1976-1978 (Uk)
Artist: Racing Cars
Format: CD
New: New Stock Available for Order 35.33
Wish

Available Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Calling the Tune
2. Hard Working Man
3. Ladee-Lo
4. Downtown Tonight
5. Pass the Bottle
6. Moonshine Fandango
7. Four Wheel Drive
8. Get Out and Get It
9. They Shoot Horses Don't They?
10. Four Whel Drive
11. Moonshine Fandango
12. Hard Working Woman
13. Downtown Tonight
14. They Shoot Horses Don't They? (Single Version)
15. Down By the River (Swampy)
16. Ticking Over
17. Didn't I Tell You
18. Clever Girl
19. Weekend Rendezvous
20. Take Me from the City
21. Standing in the Rain
22. Backwater Road
23. High and Dry
24. Nobody's Business
25. Standing in the Rain
26. Weekend Rendezvous
27. Clever Girl
28. Nobody's Business
29. Travelling Mood
30. Takin' on the World
31. Goodbye Yesterday
32. Second Best
33. Bring on the Night
34. When I'm Walkin' Home
35. Waiting for Someone
36. Dancing Island
37. You Can't Take Me
38. You Say You Love Me
39. Moonshine Fandango
40. Calling the Trune
41. Downtown Tonight
42. Down By the River (Swampy)
43. They Shoot Horses Don't They?
44. Get Out and Get It
45. Moonshine Fandango
46. Down By the River (Swampy)
47. Clever Girl
48. Weekend Rendezvous
49. They Shoot Horses Don't They?
50. Pass the Bottle
51. Travelling Mood

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51 track 4 CD set covering all of Welsh Rock band Racing Cars recordings for Chrysalis Records between 1976-78. Disc One is debut LP "Downtown Tonight" which spent six weeks in the UK National Charts, peaking at No. 39. This features the singles 'Ladee-Lo' plus the international chart hit "They Shoot Horses Don't They?" which reached No. 14 in the UK and No. 32 in Australia. Now comes with the addition of a previously unissued four track session recorded for the John Peel show in 1976. The second disc is 1977's "Weekend Rendezvous" LP which makes it's debut on CD. Features the single 'Down By The River' and now comes with the bonus of a previously unissued four track session recorded for the John Peel show in 1977. Disc Three is 1978's "Bring On The Night" LP, also appearing here on CD for the very first time. Includes the 'Bring On The Night' 45. The final disc contains two full In Concerts recorded for the BBC in 1977. The booklet contains detailed liner notes by History Of Rock editor Michael Heatley featuring a new interview with guitarist Graham Hedley Williams alongside numerous rare European picture sleeves and memorabilia from the era.