This essential collection has been compiled by the Soup Dragons
themselves and features some of their favourite songs sourced from their 3
albums covering the period 1990-1995 - "Lovegod", "Hotwired"
and the unreleased offering in the UK "Hydrophonic".
This 20 track
compilation includes album tracks, b-sides and rarities never heard before.
collection features four singles: the UK #5 hit "I'm Free", "Mother Universe" #26, "Pleasure" and
"Divine Thing" a top 20 single in the USA and the promotional video
was nominated for a prestigious MTV award.
albums for this compilation enjoyed critical and commercial success both sides
of the Atlantic. Reissues of these albums are planned for early 2013.
The band have
collaborated on some of the tracks on the album with Mickey Finn (T-Rex),
Bootsy Collins (Funkadelic / Parliament), Lynval and Neville (The Specials /
Fun Boy 3) and Tina Weymouth (Talking Heads / Tom Tom Club).
cover has been designed by Sean Dickson from the band and the CD booklet will
feature many of the original sleeves and a full UK discography. The sleeve
notes have been written by the band's vocalist and songwriter Sean Dickson.
has been made with the full co-operation of the Soup Dragons. The band have
been at the heart of all the track selections and the artwork design and the
contents of the CD booklet.
Dragons hail from Glasgow. The band line up:
Sean Dickson - vocals and guitar, Jim
McCulloch - backing vocals and guitar, Sushil K. Dade - bass and Paul Quinn -
drums and percussion.
Release Date: 26/11/2012
Our Price: £9.95
|1. DIVINE THING
2. I'M FREE
4. WHAT YOU WANT
5. FOREVER YESTERDAY
6. MOTHER UNIVERSE
7. 4 WAY BRAIN
8. CRUEL LUST
9. CONTACT HIGH
10. REST IN PEACE
11. MOTHERFUNKER MEETS THE INNERSPHERE
13. ELECTRIC BLUES
15. DRIVE THE PAIN
16. BACKWARDS DOG
17. GETTING DOWN