Adventures in Stereo #41

Adventures in Stereo #41

This week’s set is taken from Scared To Get Happy (A Story Of Indie Pop 1980-1989) a 5 disk box set from Cherry Red Records that documents the explosion of Indie Pop in UK and Ireland across the 1980s. It’s a fantastic selection of song and here is just a sample of the treasures it contains.  Enjoy!

Luke Vibert & B.J. Cole – Intro

Pale Fountains – (There’s Always) Something on My Mind

The Monochrome Set – The Jet Set Junta

Fire Engines – Candy Skin

Pulp – Everybody’s Problem

The Woodentops – Plenty

Prefab Sprout – Lions In My Own Garden (Exit Someone)

The Daintees – Roll On Summertime

Microdisney – Dolly

Marine Girls – Don’t Come Back

The June Brides – Every Conversation

The Jazz Butcher – Southern Mark Smith

The Chesterfields – Completely & Utterly

The Wedding Present – Go Out and Get ‘Em, Boy!

Big Flame – Debra

BMX Bandits – Sad?

The Shop Assistants – All Day Long

McCarthy – Red Sleeping Beauty

The Mighty Lemon Drops – Something Happens

The Wolfhounds – Cut the Cake

Cud – Only (A Prawn in Whitby)