Blind EXPANDED EDITION - Icicle Works (The)

Blind EXPANDED EDITION
As early as the Icicle Works' second album, it became obvious that singer/songwriter Ian McNabb had little interest in further pursuing his career as a new wave tunesmith in the manner of his only U.K. hit, Love Is a Wonderful Colour.

Still, stylistic nods to Neil Young, Van Morrison, and Motown on post-1984 recordings could have hardly prepared the casual Icicle Works fan for the all-over-the-map musical journey that represented the original line up's fourth and final album, Blind. There's not even a hint of new wave on this record; beginning with a full-on Led Zeppelin-style rave up ( Shit Creek ), Blind then proceeds to careen wildly through several anthemic folk-rockers ( Here Comes Trouble, Starry Blue Eyed Wonder ), a Caribbean-style pop tune ( What Do You Want Me to Do ), a Prince-meets-INXS lite-funk workout ( The KissOff ), a raunchy blues-metal parody that even Zodiac Mindwarp might have found too over the top ( Two Two Three ).

Blind contains some of the Icicle Works' best individual tracks, including the singles High Time and Little Girl Lost. This 3-CD reissue-set contains 2 discs of rare and unreleased material in addition to the original album and also features updated booklets and notes by Classic Rock’s Jerry Ewing.
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Code: CDTRED501
Weight: 200
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DISC ONE 
Intro / Shit Creek / High Time / Little Girl Lost / Starry Blue Eyed Wonder / One True Love / Blind / Two Two Three / What Do You Want Me To Do? / Stood Before Saint Peter / The Kiss Off / Here Comes Trouble / Walk A While With Me
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Solid Ground Best of... / Like Weather B-Side High Time / Broken Hearted Fool B-Side The Kiss Off / The Kiss Off 12" Mix - B-Side The Kiss Off / Sure Thing Iwa / High Time Acoustic - B-Side The Kiss Off’ / Whipping Boy B-Side Little Girl Lost / Tin Can B-Side Little Girl Lost / hot Profit Gospel B-Side Little Girl Lost / One Time Best Of... / Light In The Window Best Of... / One True Love Doggy Mix - Best Of... / Triad / Chestnut Mare B-Side High Time Acid Hell nightmare b-side high time / the kiss off extended remix (b-side here comes trouble)

Disc Three 
The Kiss Off 7"Mix / When It All Comes Down 92 Version / Little Girl Lost Demo / Starry Blue Eyed Wonder Demo / Here Comes Trouble Demo / Slipping Into Darkness Demo / Private Revolution Live / Travelling Chest Live / Starry Blue Eyed Wonder Live / For What It's Worth - Medley Live / You Can't Always Get What You Want Live /Walk On The Wild Side Live / Soul Kitchen Live / Rock And Roll Live / The Kiss Off Instrumental Dub
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