ZTT Records: 30 anni!


La storica ZTT Records di Trevorn Horn (con lui alla co-fondazione ci sono anche Paul Morley e Jill Sinclair, il primo giornalista dell’NME, la seconda una scaltra imprenditrice) compie 30 anni e per l’occasione arriva una gustosissima compilazione che farà la gioia di tutti gli appassionati. Il 15 ottobre arriva infatti ‘The Organization of Pop: Music From The First Thirty Years of ZTT Records’, doppio CD per 28 tracce, che include il meglio degli artisti dell’etichetta britannica: .“Not only highlights the hits of the label, but the hidden gems and rarities that fans may have missed over the years”. Nella compilation anche remix inediti di Art of Noise , Nasty Rox Inc. e Das Psycho Rangers.

Disc 1: The Organisation of Pop (the Action Series, from ZTT)
1. Grace Jones, “Slave To The Rhythm”
2. Seal, “Kiss From A Rose”
3. Frankie Goes To Hollywood. “Relax” (New York Mix)
4. 808 State, “Pacific” (Justin Strauss 0101 Mix)
5. Art of Noise. “Beat Box”
6. Propaganda. “Dr. Mabuse (Abuse)”
7. Tom Jones. “If Only I Knew” (Cold Stop Version)
8. MC Tunes vs 808 State, “Dance Yourself To Death” (Dust Brothers Radio Edit)
9. Propaganda. “Sorry For Laughing” (Unapologetic 12” Mix)
10. 808 State. “Cubik” (Pan American Excursion)
11. Frankie Goes To Hollywood. “Two Tribes”
12. Shane MacGowan and Sinead O’Connor. “Haunted”
13. The Frames. “Star Star”
14. Art of Noise. “Moments In Love” (Beaten)

Disc 2: The Disorganisation of Pop (the Incidental Series, from Zang Tuum Tumb)
1. The Buggles, “We Can Fly From Here (Part One)”
2. The Frames, “Saw It To Me Now”
3. Shame MacGowan and Maire Brennan, “You’ve The One”
4. The Frames, “Seven Day Mile”
5. Lee Griffiths, “Sweet Baby James”
6. Das Psycho Rangers, “Homage to the Blessed” *
7. Art of Noise featuring Rakim, “Metaforce” *
8. Nasty Rox Inc., “Escape From New York” (12” Mix) *
9. ACT, “Snobbery & Decay” (That’s Entertainment Mix)
10. The Buggles, “I Am A Camera” (12” Mix)
11. Frankie Goes To Hollywood, “Welcome To The Pleasuredome” (Fruitness Mix)
12. Lisa Stansfield, “The Moment”
13. The Buggles, “We Can Fly From Here (Part Two)”
14. Andrew Poppy, “Kink Konk Adagio”