Formed in Glasgow in 1985, Deacon Blue recorded this debut album in London in early 1987. The album features some of the band’s best-known songs in “Dignity”, “Chocolate Girl” and “When Will You (Make My Telephone Ring)”. Issued in June 1987, the album reached # 14 and achieved Platinum status in the UK alone (300,000 sales).
This Deluxe 3 CD and DVD casebound book reissue adds all of the original bonus album “Riches”, all the remaining b-sides and all the tracks from the 2006 reissue bonus album, along with a DVD featuring the promo videos.
The booklet features a newly-written note by Ricky Ross, all the lyrics to his songs, and ephemera and photos from his own collection.