Due to public
demand – we’re delighted to announce the reissue of this seminal album plus a
2nd CD of bonus material. Originally released in 1985 on Parlophone this
reissue is the most complete collection available of the band’s material.
This 2CD 29
track compilation includes the original album, plus 7″ & 12″
mixes and many b-sides.
features various versions of the band’s singles: ‘Castles In Spain’ (album /
single DJ edit and 12″ Wubb Dug mix), ‘We Can Be Brave Again’ (album /
single remix / extended version), ‘Glory Of Love’ (album / single DJ edit /
Universal mix), ‘New York City’ (single / N.Y. A Go Go mix / John Robie remix /
John Robie Dance mix).
material features the b/sides: ‘Innocents Abroad’, ‘Is It A Wonder’, ‘Catherine’,
‘A Gathering’, ‘Ring Those Bells’, ‘Higher Than The Instrumental’, ‘Tender Is
The Night’ and ‘Whirlwind’ spanning 1984-1987.
The original LP
version was reissued on CD 12 years ago, copies of which now change hands for
from the cassette version of the original release is ‘Jungle Of Cities’.
The album has
The CD booklet
will feature many of the original sleeves and a full UK discography.
19 of the tracks
appear on CD for the first time.
The Armoury Show
were formed in 1983. Richard Jobson and Russell Webb came from the ashes of The
Skids. John McGeoch ejoyed stints in Magazine and Siouxsie & The Banshees.
John Doyle also had been in Magazine who had disbanded in 1981. The band signed
to Parlophone and released 6 singles including a 2nd outing for “Castles
In Spain” and one full studio album “Waiting For The Floods”.
Release Date: 29/04/2013
CASTLES IN SPAIN
JUNGLE OF CITIES
WE CAN BE BRAVE AGAIN
HIGHER THAN THE WORLD
GLORY OF LOVE
WAITING FOR THE FLOODS
SENSE OF FREEDOM
SLEEP CITY SLEEP
IS IT A WONDER
RING THOSE BELLS
WE CAN BE BRAVE AGAIN – Single Remix
CASTLES IN SPAIN – Single DJ Edit
GLORY OF LOVE – Single DJ Edit
CASTLES IN SPAIN – Wubb Dug Mix
WE CAN BE BRAVE AGAIN – Extended Version
GLORY OF LOVE – Universal Mix
HIGHER THAN THE INSTRUMENTAL
TENDER IS THE NIGHT
NEW YORK CITY – 7″ Single
NEW YORK CITY – N.Y.A. Go Go
NEW YORK CITY – John Robie Remix
NEW YORK CITY – The John Robie Dance Mix