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Featuring well over 100 songs. The most detailed and definitive look at the career of cult hero Frank Sidebottom. With an introduction by former bandmate Mark Radcliffe and an exclusive interview with Chris (Frank) Sievey's son Stirling. As well as the interview, Stirling has also opened up the Sievey audio archive to provide 20 previously unreleased tracks of Frank performing at various gigs in Manchester from 1985-1988. The compilation also includes, for the first time on CD, 16 tracks from Frank's EPs for Regal Zonophone from 1985-1986. Disc 1 contains 'Frank Sidebottom's ABC & D... The Best Of... ', Cherry Red's first Frank collection, initially released in 1999. Disc 2 contains 'E, F, G & H. The Best Of... Volume Two', Cherry Red's 2009 follow-up. Disc 3 is made up of 36 tracks that have never been on CD before with 20 of those never having been released at all.
Featuring well over 100 songs. The most detailed and definitive look at the career of cult hero Frank Sidebottom. With an introduction by former bandmate Mark Radcliffe and an exclusive interview with Chris (Frank) Sievey's son Stirling. As well as the interview, Stirling has also opened up the Sievey audio archive to provide 20 previously unreleased tracks of Frank performing at various gigs in Manchester from 1985-1988. The compilation also includes, for the first time on CD, 16 tracks from Frank's EPs for Regal Zonophone from 1985-1986. Disc 1 contains 'Frank Sidebottom's ABC & D... The Best Of... ', Cherry Red's first Frank collection, initially released in 1999. Disc 2 contains 'E, F, G & H. The Best Of... Volume Two', Cherry Red's 2009 follow-up. Disc 3 is made up of 36 tracks that have never been on CD before with 20 of those never having been released at all.
5013929190634
Frank Sidebottom - Little Box Of Bobbins: Frank's Fantastic Anthology

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Format: CD
Label: CHERRY RED
Rel. Date: 07/19/2024
UPC: 5013929190634

Little Box Of Bobbins: Frank's Fantastic Anthology
Artist: Frank Sidebottom
Format: CD
New: Not in stock
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DISC: 1

1. Anarchy in Timperley
2. Timperley Blues
3. Timperley Sunset
4. Born in Timperley
5. Surfin' Timperleya
6. Next Train to Timperley
7. Oh Timperley
8. Wild Thing in Timperley
9. The Robbins Aren't Bobbins
10. Guess Who's Been on Match of the Day
11. Mexico '90
12. Estudiantes (Striped Shirts/ Black Panties)
13. Puff 'N' Blow
14. Hit the North
15. I Should Be So Lucky
16. Bohemian Rhapsody
17. Frank Gordon
18. Everybody Sings Queen
19. We Will Rock You
20. Radio Ga
21. I Am the Champion
22. Indie Medley
23. The Monopoly Song
24. Zoo Scrapbook
25. Xmas Is Really Fantastic
26. I Wish It Could Be Xmas Every Day
27. Oh Come All Ye Faithful
28. Xmas Medley
29. What for from Me Mum
30. Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite
31. Flying
32. Mull of Timperley
33. It Was Nearly 20 Years Ago Today
34. Twist 'N' Shout
35. Blackpool Fool
36. Mr. Custard
37. Hey You Street Artist
38. The Wonder of Me
39. Firm Favourite Ads
40. Mirror Man, Mirror Puppet / Gimmie That Harp Little Frank
41. Another Fantastic Banjo Song
42. Electricity
43. Panic
44. Guess Who's Been on Match of the Day
45. I Said Hey You Riot Policewoman
46. I Should Be So Lucky
47. Love Poem for Kylie
48. Franks World (Theme)
49. Mirrorman/Gimme That Harp Boy
50. Airplay
51. TVR17
52. Barber's Shop Quartet
53. Electricity
54. Fantastic Sea Shanty
55. Firm Favourite Ads
56. Of Puppets and Space and Decimal Currency
57. I've Got Something to Shout About
58. Mr Custard
59. Tex Sidebottom
60. I Said Hey You Street Artist
61. Radio Timperley Phone-In
62. Bohemian Rhapsody (The Bit I Missed Off My First Ep)
63. Bros Medley
64. S.O.S
65. Timperley Travelogue
66. Save Me
67. Tummy
68. Can't Help Falling in Love
69. Monopoly Song
70. Football Is Really Fantastic
71. Guess Who's Been on Match of the Day [Live]
72. 1812 Overture
73. God Save the Queen
74. Anarchy in the U.K
75. Material Boy
76. Every Breath You Take
77. Popular Medley
78. Oh Blimey It's Christmas
79. Christmas in Australia
80. Old Lang Zine
81. In the Summertime
82. Oh Supermum
83. I'm the Urban Spaceman
84. Sci-Fi Medley
85. Space Is Ace
86. Roger Robot
87. Fireball XL5
88. Life on Mars
89. The Theme Tune from Close Encounters of the Third Kind
90. Magic Trick (Manchester 22/03/1985)
91. Séance and Little Frank (22/03/1985)
92. Love Missile (22/03/1985)
93. We Love You (22/03/1985)
94. No Train to Brooklands (Manchester 27/02/1988)
95. Fireball XL5 (27/02/1988)
96. Space Is Ace (27/02/1988)
97. Hey Jude (27/02/1988)
98. Timperley 969 1909 (27/02/1988)
99. Little Frank (28/05/1988)
100. Caravan of Love (28/05/1988)
101. Spider Puppet (28/05/1988)
102. Talking Parrot (28/05/1988)
103. The Ginger Baker Book of Jokes (28/05/1988)
104. Spanish Harlem (28/05/1988)
105. Jailhouse Rock (28/05/1988)
106. Elvis Is Really Fantastic (28/05/1988)
107. Barbara Ann (28/05/1988)
108. Hound Dog (28/05/1988)
109. We're Gonna to Write Some Invitations (29/09/1988)

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Featuring well over 100 songs. The most detailed and definitive look at the career of cult hero Frank Sidebottom. With an introduction by former bandmate Mark Radcliffe and an exclusive interview with Chris (Frank) Sievey's son Stirling. As well as the interview, Stirling has also opened up the Sievey audio archive to provide 20 previously unreleased tracks of Frank performing at various gigs in Manchester from 1985-1988. The compilation also includes, for the first time on CD, 16 tracks from Frank's EPs for Regal Zonophone from 1985-1986. Disc 1 contains 'Frank Sidebottom's ABC & D... The Best Of... ', Cherry Red's first Frank collection, initially released in 1999. Disc 2 contains 'E, F, G & H. The Best Of... Volume Two', Cherry Red's 2009 follow-up. Disc 3 is made up of 36 tracks that have never been on CD before with 20 of those never having been released at all.
        
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