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PERE UBU

Elitism for the People Pere Ubu 1975-78

fire records



record store day 2015 - 4lp box set + download

Released: 18th Apr 2015

out of stock

this is a record store day 2015 release. Stock will be available in store on a 1st come 1st served basis, strictly 1 per customer. Any remaining stock will be made available online at 12.01am Saturday 25th april.

1000 copies only: 1975 - We start at the beginning - The beginning of Pere Ubu.

This 4 disc box set marks the 40 year anniversary of Pere Ubu. Including ‘The Hearpen Singles’ on one 45rpm 12”, covering the four 7inch singles released from 1975 to 1977, we continue to journey with 180gram re-mastered 12” LPs of the seminal album releases 'The Modern Dance' and 'Dub Housing'. Also included is a 12” live album, recorded in NYC, 1977, ‘Manhattan’. The box set is complete with the 1977 gig poster. All audio available via download code.

Elitism for the People Pere Ubu 1975-78

Tracklist

The Modern Dance LP :
1. Non-alignment Pact (3:19) 2. Modern Dance (3:30) 3. Laughing (4:37) 4. Street Waves (3:06) 5. Chinese Radiation (3:29) 6. Life Stinks (1:53) 7. Real World (4:00) 8. Over My Head (3:51) 9. Sentimental Journey (6:08) 10. Humor Me (2:44) 

Dub Housing LP:
1. Navvy (2:43) 2. On The Surface (2:40) 3. Dub Housing (3:40) 4. Caligari's Mirror (3:48) 5. Thriller! (4:35) 6. I Will Wait (1:46) 7. Drinking Wine Spodyody (2:44) 8. Ubu Dance Party (4:47) 9. Blow Daddy-o (3:38) 10. Codex (4:56) 

The Hearpen Singles 12” 45rpm EP:
1. 30 Seconds Over Tokyo 2. Heart of Darkness 3. Final Solution 4. Cloud 149 5. Untitled 6. Street Waves 7. My Dark Ages  8. Modern Dance 9. Heaven

Manhattan 12” 45rpm EP :
1. My Dark Ages 2. Heaven 3. Sentimental 4. Over My Head 5. 30 Seconds Over Tokyo 6. Life Stinks