Oliver's Army to be on compilation called 'Mersey Boys And Liverpool Girls: The Sounds From The Mersey 1978-2001'
ELVIS COSTELLO, THE LA'S, SHACK, CAST, THE LIGHTNING SEEDS and ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN are set to feature on a new compilation highlighting LIVERPOOL's contribution to music.
The album 'Mersey Boys And Liverpool Girls: The Sounds From The Mersey 1978-2001', was put together by Liverpool FC Museum And Tour Centre curator Stephen Done. The compilation also features Space, Wings and The Real People.
The album, which is out on April 2 through EMI, will be launched with a concert at Liverpool John Moores University on March 22, featuring Ian McNabb, Amsterdam, Steven Kennedy, Speed and Danny from Ladytron.
The full tracklisting for 'Mersey Boys And Liverpool Girls' is:
- Ian McNabb 'Liverpool Girl'
- Cast 'Sandstorm'
- The Real People 'People On the Telly'
- Echo & The Bunnymen 'Back of Love'
- Shack 'I Want You'
- Elvis Costello 'Oliver's Army
- Wings 'Deliver Your Children'
- It's Immaterial 'Driving Away From Home'
- The La's 'Feelin''
- Steven Kennedy 'My Beautiful Land'
- Speed 'Good Luck Charm
- The Christians 'Forgotten Town'
- China Crisis 'King In A Catholic Style'
- Thomas Lang 'The Happy Man'
- The Farm 'Groovy Train'
- Ladytron 'He Took Her to A Movie'
- OMD 'Julia's Song'
- Lightning Seeds 'Lucky You'
- Space 'Diary Of A Wimp'
- Amsterdam 'It Hurts'
- The Mighty Wah! 'Heart As Big As Liverpool