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Demon Records is proud to release Intrigue - Steve Wilson Presents: Progressive Sounds In UK Alternative Music 1979-89, a new compilation assembled by acclaimed musician, singer songwriter, and record producer, Steven Wilson.  "This is my personally-curated attempt to redress the balance, and to perhaps introduce any '80s-sceptics out there to the idea that conceptual thinking and ambition didn't suddenly evaporate after '77... ambitious, weird and thrilling music was all around you in the '80s -if you looked in the right places." - Steven Wilson  Featuring 58 tracks, the collection explores the creativity, experimentation and progressive spirit of alternative British music from 1979-1989.  Artists include Wire, XTC, The Stranglers, Ultravox, The Durutti Column, Cocteau Twins, Kate Bush, Tears For Fears, and many more.  Pressed at Pallas on seven 140g-vinyl, housed in printed inner sleeves and a rigid outer slipcase, with a 40-page booklet featuring an introduction by Steven Wilson and extensive track-by-track liner notes by James Nice.  Mastered by Phil Kinrade and cut by Cicely Balston and Barry Grint at AIR Mastering.
Demon Records is proud to release Intrigue - Steve Wilson Presents: Progressive Sounds In UK Alternative Music 1979-89, a new compilation assembled by acclaimed musician, singer songwriter, and record producer, Steven Wilson.  "This is my personally-curated attempt to redress the balance, and to perhaps introduce any '80s-sceptics out there to the idea that conceptual thinking and ambition didn't suddenly evaporate after '77... ambitious, weird and thrilling music was all around you in the '80s -if you looked in the right places." - Steven Wilson  Featuring 58 tracks, the collection explores the creativity, experimentation and progressive spirit of alternative British music from 1979-1989.  Artists include Wire, XTC, The Stranglers, Ultravox, The Durutti Column, Cocteau Twins, Kate Bush, Tears For Fears, and many more.  Pressed at Pallas on seven 140g-vinyl, housed in printed inner sleeves and a rigid outer slipcase, with a 40-page booklet featuring an introduction by Steven Wilson and extensive track-by-track liner notes by James Nice.  Mastered by Phil Kinrade and cut by Cicely Balston and Barry Grint at AIR Mastering.
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Intrigue-Progressive Sounds In Uk Alternative (Uk)
Artist: Steven Wilson Presents / Various
Format: Vinyl
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1. I Should Have Known Better - Wire
2. A Better Home in the Phantom Zone - Bill Nelson's Red Noise
3. Back to Nature - Magazine
4. Complicated Game (Steven Wilson 2014 Stereo Mix) - XTC
5. Careering - Public Image Limited
6. The Raven - the Stranglers
7. Puppet Life - Punishment of Luxury
8. Astradyne (Steven Wilson Stereo Mix) - Ultravox
9. Contract - Gang of Four
10. I Travel (Extended Version) - Simple Minds
11. Sketch for Summer - the Durutti Column
12. Cognitive Dissonance (Steven Wilson 2022 Mix) - Robert Fripp and the League of Gentlemen
13. The Fatal Day - in Camera
14. Health and Efficiency - This Heat
15. Burning Car - John Foxx
16. I Can't Escape Myself - the Sound
17. The Eternal - Joy Division
18. Big Empty Field - Swell Maps
19. Enemies - Art Nouveau
20. The Joy Circuit - Gary Numan
21. The Gospel Comes to New Guinea - 23 Skidoo
22. All My Colours - Echo and the Bunnymen
23. Ghost Town (Extended Version) - the Specials
24. They All Run After the Carving Knife - New Musik
25. The Him - New Order
26. White Car in Germany (Single Edit) - the Associates
27. Sealand - Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
28. Talking Drum - Japan
29. Faith - the Cure
30. Hit - Section 25
31. Three Dancers (Steven Wilson 2021 Mix) - Twelfth Night
32. Airwaves - Thomas Dolby
33. Are You Ready? - Crispy Ambulance
34. The Outsider - Rupert Hine
35. Knife Slits Water - a Certain Ratio
36. Memories Fade - Tears for Fears
37. Patient - Peter Hammill
38. In a Waiting Room - Mr and Mrs Smith and Mr Drake
39. Donimo - Cocteau Twins
40. Close (To the Edit) - the Art of Noise
41. Rawhide - Scott Walker
42. Brilliant Trees - David Sylvian
43. Dalis Car - Dalis Car
44. Dream Within a Dream - Propaganda
45. Waking the Witch - Kate Bush
46. Ivy and Neet - This Mortal Coil
47. Beehead (7" Version) - Perennial Divide
48. This Corrosion - the Sisters of Mercy
49. Ascension - O Yuki Conjugate
50. Gutter Busting - Slab!
51. No Motion - Dif Juz
52. Murderers, the Hope of Women - Momus
53. The Host of Seraphim - Dead Can Dance
54. R.E.S. - Cardiacs
55. Good Morning Beautiful - the the
56. Omega Amigo - the Shamen
57. Night Sky, Sweet Earth - No-Man
58. The 3rd Time We Opened the Capsule - Kitchens of Distinction

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Demon Records is proud to release Intrigue - Steve Wilson Presents: Progressive Sounds In UK Alternative Music 1979-89, a new compilation assembled by acclaimed musician, singer songwriter, and record producer, Steven Wilson.  "This is my personally-curated attempt to redress the balance, and to perhaps introduce any '80s-sceptics out there to the idea that conceptual thinking and ambition didn't suddenly evaporate after '77... ambitious, weird and thrilling music was all around you in the '80s -if you looked in the right places." - Steven Wilson  Featuring 58 tracks, the collection explores the creativity, experimentation and progressive spirit of alternative British music from 1979-1989.  Artists include Wire, XTC, The Stranglers, Ultravox, The Durutti Column, Cocteau Twins, Kate Bush, Tears For Fears, and many more.  Pressed at Pallas on seven 140g-vinyl, housed in printed inner sleeves and a rigid outer slipcase, with a 40-page booklet featuring an introduction by Steven Wilson and extensive track-by-track liner notes by James Nice.  Mastered by Phil Kinrade and cut by Cicely Balston and Barry Grint at AIR Mastering.
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