THE ADVERTS

 

Albums recorded by The Adverts, including release dates and UK & US
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No

TITLE

RELEASED

1

Crossing The Red Sea With The Adverts

02/78

2

Cast Of Thousands

10/79

3

The Peel Sessions [EP]

10/87

4

Live At The Roxy Club

11/90

5

Live And Loud

10/92

6

The Wonders Don't Care (The Complete Radio Sessions)

06/97

7

The Punk Singles Collection [compilation]

--/97


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1) CROSSING THE RED SEA WITH THE ADVERTS

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One Chord Wonders
Bored Teenagers
New Church
On The Roof
Newsboys
Bombsite Boy

No Time To Be 21
Safety In Numbers
Drowning Men
On Wheels
Great British Mistake

Original Issue


Ultimate Edition




Gaye Advert
Laurie Driver
Howard Pickup
TV Smith

Producer:

Bass
Drums
Guitar
Vocals

John Leckie

2) CAST OF THOUSANDS

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Cast Of Thousands
The Adverts
My Place
Male Assault
Television's Over

Fate Of Criminals
Love Songs
I Surrender
I Looked At The Sun
I Will Walk You Home

Original Issue


Ultimate Edition




Gaye Advert
Tim Cross
Rod Latter
Tom Newman
Howard Pickup
TV Smith
Richard Strange

Producer:

Bass
Keyboards
Drums
Synthesiser (Track 10)
Guitar
Vocals
Synthesiser (Track 1)

Tom Newman

3) THE PEEL SESSIONS

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Quickstep
Gary Gilmore's Eyes

One Chord Wonders
New Boys
Bored Teenagers




Vinyl only

Gaye Advert
Laurie Driver
Howard Pickup
TV Smith

Producer:

Bass, Backing Vocals
Drums
Guitar, Backing Vocals
Vocals

Tony Wilson

 

Recorded for John Peel's BBC Radio 1 show at Maida Vale Studio 4, London, England on 25 April 1977 and first broadcast on 29 April 1977

4) LIVE AT THE ROXY CLUB

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Safety In Numbers
New Boys
One Chord Wonders
On The Roof
New Day Dawning
The Great British Mistake

Bombsite Boy
No Time To Be 21
Quick Step
New Church
Bored Teenagers
Gary Gilmore's Eyes

Live At The...


Not Live At The...




Gaye Advert
Tim Cross
Laurie Driver
Howard Pickup
TV Smith

Producer:

Bass
Keyboards
Drums
Guitar
Guitar, Vocals

 

Believed actually to have been recorded in Birmingham, West Midlands, England in 1978, or possibly later

5) LIVE AND LOUD

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Gary Gilmore's Eyes
New Boys
One Chord Wonders
On The Roof
New Day Dawning
Quick Step
Safety In Numbers
The Great British Mistake
We Who Wait
New Church
Bombsite Boys
Bored Teenagers
One Chord Wonders (encore)

Original Issue


Reissue






Producer:



6) THE WONDERS DON'T CARE (THE COMPLETE RADIO SESSIONS)

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One Chord Wonders
Bored Teenagers
Gary Gilmore's Eyes
New Boys
Quickstep
We Who Wait
New Church
Safety In Numbers
The Great British Mistake
Fate Of Criminals
Television's Over
Love Songs
Back From The Dead
I Surrender
Adverts
I Looked At The Sun
Cast Of Thousands
I Will Walk You Home






Gaye Advert
Tim Cross
Laurie Driver
Rod Latter
Nick Martinez
Paul Martinez
Howard Pickup
TV Smith

Producer:

Bass, Backing Vocals
Keyboards, Vocals (Tracks 15-18)
Drums (Tracks 1-9)
Drums (Tracks 10-14)
Drums (Tracks 15-18)
Guitar (Tracks 15-18)
Guitar, Backing Vocals (Tracks 1-14)
Vocals

Malcome Brown (Tracks 6-9),
John Sparrow (Tracks 15-18),
Tony Wilson (Tracks 1-5,10-14)

 

Recorded for BBC Radio 1's John Peel show:
Tracks 1-5: at Maida Vale Studio 4, London, England on 25 April 1977 and first broadcast on 29 April 1977
Tracks 6-9: at Maida Vale Studio 4, London, England on 23 August 1977 and first broadcast on 30 August 1977
Tracks 10-14: at Maida Vale Studio 4, London, England on 21 August 1978 and first broadcast on 11 September 1978
Tracks 15-18: at Maida Vale Studio 4, London, England on 16 October 1979 and first broadcast on 12 November 1979

7) THE PUNK SINGLES COLLECTION

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One Chord Wonders
Quick Step
Gary Gilmore's Eyes
Bored Teenagers
Safety In Numbers
We Who Wait
No Time To Be
New Day Dawning
Television's Over
Back From The Dead
My Place
New Church [live]
Cast Of Thousands
I Will Walk You Home








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