The UndertonesThe Undertones' classic single "Teenage Kicks" is celebrating its 30th anniversary this month. The 1978 track will be commemorated with a number of releases and events. A special digital single is being released that will feature the song, an unreleased live version and the original promotional video. This will be followed by a limited edition 7" of the original four-track single with a fold out poster booklet. Furthermore the band will release The Undertones - An Anthology on September 22, 2008, featuring 56 songs, 27 of which are previously unreleased demos, live recordings, studio sessions and rehearsal tracks. The cover art can be previewed here.

Also on the 22nd the band, which now features vocalist Paul McLoone, will perform a headlining show at Dingwalls in London. The band last released the full length Dig Yourself Deep in October 2007.
CD ONE
  1. Jimmy Jimmy
  2. She's A Runaround
  3. You`ve Got My Number
  4. Girls That Don't Talk
  5. Listening In
  6. It's Going To Happen
  7. Wednesday Week
  8. Billy's Third
  9. Girls Don't Like it
  10. Crisis Of Mine
  11. Teenage Kicks
  12. There Goes Norman
  13. The Love Parade
  14. When Saturday Comes
  15. Mars Bars
  16. Family Entertainment
  17. Tearproof
  18. Lets Talk About Girls
  19. Jump Boys
  20. Julie Ocean
  21. Male Model
  22. Top Twenty
  23. True Confessions
  24. My Perfect Cousin
  25. Beautiful Friend
  26. More Songs About Chocolate & Girls
  27. Soul Seven
  28. Here Comes The Summer
  29. I Know A Girl
CD TWO
  1. My Perfect Cousin (demo `79)
  2. You've Got My Number (demo `79)
  3. Girls That Don't Talk (demo `79)
  4. Nine Times Out Of Ten (demo `79)
  5. Get Over You (Live at the Lyceum `78)
  6. Wrong Way (Live at the Lyceum `78)
  7. Mars Bars (Live at the Lyceum `78)
  8. Listening In (Live at the Lyceum `78)
  9. I Don`t Wanna See You Again (demo `78)
  10. Do The Fast (demo `78)
  11. Girls Don't Like It (demo `78)
  12. I Gotta Getta (demo `78)
  13. Teenage Kicks (demo `78)
  14. Emergency Cases (demo `78)
  15. Get Over You (demo `78)
  16. It's Going To Happen (live 8 track `81)
  17. The Positive Touch (live 8 track `81)
  18. Luxury (demo `82)
  19. Party Party (demo `82)
  20. Beautiful Friend (recording session `82)
  21. The Love Parade (demo 82)
  22. You Stand So Close (recording session 82)
  23. Bittersweet (demo `82)
  24. Soul Seven (demo `82)
  25. Turning Blue (demo `82)
  26. Window Shopping For New Clothes (demo `82)
  27. Cher O`Bowlies (rehearsal `83)

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