Eight CDs. A comprehensive box set that covers the couple's entire career and is a must-have for fans of Richard and Linda Thompson as well as a definitive introduction to a body of work which resonates and is still revered today. This set featuring all 6 studio albums remastered from the original tapes, with a host of previously unreleased recordings including outtakes, demos and rarities along with live concerts from 1975 and 1977. This first ever comprehensive career retrospective was personally curated by Richard and Linda Thompson. Contains 113 songs (30 of which are previously unreleased). 72 page hard cover book featuring 2 brand new essays plus rare and previously unseen photographs. Alongside the 3 classic Island Records releases, the box includes the long out of print albums, First Light and Sunnyvista and their final LP, Shoot Out The Lights.
Eight CDs. A comprehensive box set that covers the couple's entire career and is a must-have for fans of Richard and Linda Thompson as well as a definitive introduction to a body of work which resonates and is still revered today. This set featuring all 6 studio albums remastered from the original tapes, with a host of previously unreleased recordings including outtakes, demos and rarities along with live concerts from 1975 and 1977. This first ever comprehensive career retrospective was personally curated by Richard and Linda Thompson. Contains 113 songs (30 of which are previously unreleased). 72 page hard cover book featuring 2 brand new essays plus rare and previously unseen photographs. Alongside the 3 classic Island Records releases, the box includes the long out of print albums, First Light and Sunnyvista and their final LP, Shoot Out The Lights.
602577689970

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Format: CD
Label: ISLAND UK
Rel. Date: 09/18/2020
UPC: 602577689970

Hard Luck Stories (1972 To 1982) (Uk)
Artist: Richard Thompson & Linda
Format: CD
New: Not in stock
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DISC: 1

1. The Bunch (3) - Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller
2. The Bunch (3) - the Locomotion
3. The Bunch (3) - My Girl in the Month of May
4. The Bunch (3) - When Will I Be Loved (Demo)
5. Richard Thompson - Amazon Queen
6. Richard Thompson - Shaky Nancy
7. Richard Thompson - the Angels Took My Racehorse Away
8. Brian Patten - Embroidered Butterflies
9. Brian Patten - After Frost 1
10. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Sometimes It Happens (Demo) 1
11. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Restless Boy 1
12. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the World Is a Wonderful Place 1
13. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Shady Lies (Live at London University Collage, 25.10.1972) 1
14. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Napoleon's Dream (Live at the Memphis Folk Club, Guildford Hotel, Leeds, January 1973) 1
15. Richard ; Linda Thompson - When I Get to the Border 1
16. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Calvary Cross 1
17. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Withered and Died 1
18. Richard ; Linda Thompson - I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight 1
19. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Down Where the Drunkards Roll 2
20. Richard ; Linda Thompson - We Sing Hallelujah 2
21. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Has He Got a Friend for Me 2
22. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Little Beggar Girl 2
23. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the End of the Rainbow 2
24. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Great Valerio 2
25. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Mother and Son 2
26. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Down Where the Drunkards Roll (Demo) 2
27. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the End of the Rainbow (Linda Vocal Version) 2
28. Richard ; Linda Thompson - a Heart Needs a Home (Demo) 2
29. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Great Valerio (Live at the Rainbow, UK, 16.03.1975) 3
30. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Hokey Pokey 3
31. Richard ; Linda Thompson - I'll Regret It All in the Morning 3
32. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Smiffy's Glass Eye 3
33. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Egypt Room 3
34. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Never Again 3
35. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Georgie on a Spree 3
36. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Old Man Inside a Young Man 3
37. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Sun Never Shines on the Poor 3
38. Richard ; Linda Thompson - a Heart Needs a Home 3
39. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Mole in a Hole 4
40. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Hokey Pokey (Live on Marc Time, 1975) 4
41. Richard ; Linda Thompson - a Heart Needs a Home (Alternate Version) 4
42. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Streets of Paradise 4
43. Richard ; Linda Thompson - for Shame of Doing Wrong 4
44. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Poor Boy Is Taken Away 4
45. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Night Comes in 4
46. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Jet Plane in a Rocking Chair 4
47. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Beat the Retreat 4
48. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Hard Luck Stories 4
49. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Dimming of the Day/Dargai 5
50. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Wanted Man 5
51. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Last Chance 5
52. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Dimming of the Day (Demo) 5
53. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Things You Gave Me (Live at Oxford Polytechnic 27.11.1975) 5
54. Richard ; Linda Thompson - It'll Be Me (Live at Oxford Polytechnic 27.11.1975) 5
55. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Calvary Cross (Live at Oxford Polytechnic 27.11.1975) 5
56. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Dargai (Live at Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 25.04.1975) 5
57. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Never Again (Live at Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 25.04.1975) 5
58. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Dark End of the Street (Live at Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 25.04.1975) 5
59. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Beat the Retreat (Live at Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 25.04.1975) 6
60. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Sun Never Shines on the Poor (Live at Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 25.04.1975) 6
61. Richard ; Linda Thompson - If I Were a Woman and You Were a Man (Live at the Theatre Royal, London 01.05.1977) 6
62. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Madness of Love (Live at the Theatre Royal, London 01.05.1977) 6
63. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Night Comes in (Live at the Theatre Royal, London 01.05.1977) 6
64. Richard ; Linda Thompson - a Bird in Gods Garden (Live at the Theatre Royal, London 01.05.1977) 6
65. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the King of Love (Live at the Theatre Royal, London 01.05.1977) 6
66. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Layla (Live at the Theatre Royal, London 01.05.1977) 6
67. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Restless Highways 6
68. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Sweet Surrender 6
69. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Don't Let a Thief Steal Into Your Heart 7
70. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Choice Wife 7
71. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Died for Love 7
72. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Strange Affair 7
73. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Layla 7
74. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Pavanne 7
75. Richard ; Linda Thompson - House of Cards 7
76. Richard ; Linda Thompson - First Light 7
77. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Strange Affair (Demo) 7
78. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Drunk (Demo) 7
79. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Dust of Your Road (Demo) 8
80. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Layla (Demo) 8
81. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Died for Love (Demo) 8
82. Richard ; Linda Thompson - First Light (Demo) 8
83. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Civilisation 8
84. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Borrowed Time 8
85. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Saturday Rolling Around 8
86. Richard ; Linda Thompson - You're Going to Need Somebody 8
87. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Why Do You Turn Your Back? 8
88. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Sunnyvista 8
89. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Lonely Hearts 9
90. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Sisters 9
91. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Justice in the Streets 9
92. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Traces of My Love 9
93. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Georgie on a Spree (B-Side to "Civilisation" 7") 9
94. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Lucky in Life (Demo) 9
95. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Speechless Child (Demo) 9
96. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Traces of My Love (Demo) 9
97. Richard ; Linda Thompson - for Shame of Doing Wrong (Gerry Rafferty Version) 9
98. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Wrong Heartbeat (Gerry Rafferty Version) 9
99. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Back Street Slide (Gerry Rafferty Version) 10
100. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Don't Renege on Our Love 10
101. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Walking on a Wire 10
102. Richard ; Linda Thompson - a Man in Need 10
103. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Just the Motion 10
104. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Shoot Out the Lights 10
105. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Back Street Slide 10
106. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Did She Jump or Was She Pushed? 10
107. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Wall of Death 10
108. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Living in Luxury (B-Side to "Don't Renege on Our Love" 7") 10
109. Richard ; Linda Thompson - the Wrong Heartbeat (Shoot Out the Lights Version) 11
110. Richard ; Linda Thompson - I'm a Dreamer (Gerry Rafferty Session / 1996 Remix) 11
111. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Walking on a Wire (Gerry Rafferty Session / 1996 Remix) 11
112. Richard ; Linda Thompson - Pavanne (Live at Second Story, Bloomington, Indiana, 29.05.1982) 11
113. Richard ; Linda Thompson - High School Confidential (Live at Second Story, Bloomington, Indiana, 29.05.1982)

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Eight CDs. A comprehensive box set that covers the couple's entire career and is a must-have for fans of Richard and Linda Thompson as well as a definitive introduction to a body of work which resonates and is still revered today. This set featuring all 6 studio albums remastered from the original tapes, with a host of previously unreleased recordings including outtakes, demos and rarities along with live concerts from 1975 and 1977. This first ever comprehensive career retrospective was personally curated by Richard and Linda Thompson. Contains 113 songs (30 of which are previously unreleased). 72 page hard cover book featuring 2 brand new essays plus rare and previously unseen photographs. Alongside the 3 classic Island Records releases, the box includes the long out of print albums, First Light and Sunnyvista and their final LP, Shoot Out The Lights.

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