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Yours For The Taking – The Best Of Gene (2LP Blue Vinyl)

Gene

Yours For The Taking – The Best Of Gene (2LP Blue Vinyl)

Gene

Yours For The Taking – The Best Of Gene (2LP Blue Vinyl)

Release information

Release information

Label: Demon Records • Format: Vinyl • Date: 14/08/2020 Cat#: DEMREC734 • Barcode: 5014797903234 • Genre: Pop, Rock Sub Genre: Britpop

Track Listing

  1. For The Dead
  2. Be My Light, Be My Guide
  3. I Can't Help Myself
  4. This Is Not My Crime
  5. Sleep Well Tonight
  6. Haunted By You
  7. London Can You Wait?
  8. Olympian
  9. Fighting Fit
  10. We Could Be Kings
  11. Where Are They Now?
  12. Long Sleeves For The Summer
  1. Speak To Me Someone
  2. As Good As It Gets
  3. Fill Her up
  4. You'll Never Walk Again
  5. Stop
  6. Is it Over?
  7. Yours For The taking
  8. O Lover
  9. Somewhere In The World
  10. Let Me Move On
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About this release

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of their debut album ‘Olympian’, this is the definitive ‘best of’ Gene compilation, available exclusively on vinyl.

22 tracks, pressed on 2LP 180g heavyweight Blue coloured vinyl featuring fan favourites, plus all of the bands 10 top 40 UK singles including ‘Sleep well Tonight’, ‘haunted by you’, ‘Olympian’, ‘for the Dead’, ‘fighting fit’, ‘we could be kings’, ‘where are they now?’, ‘speak to me someone’, ‘as good as it gets’ And ‘fill her up’ Includes a selection of sleeve notes from the band and respected journalist Keith Cameron inspired by the songs of the Smiths, the jam and the faces, Martin rossiter’s literate vocals and Steve mason’s fluid guitar lines were perfectly complemented by the intuitive rhythm section of Kevin Miles and Matt James.

Gene released four studio albums and a collection of b-sides and radio demos between 1995 and 2001, and were named best new act at the inaugural NME awards in 1995, and went on to score 10 top 40 hits.