Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Teenage Kicks
The Undertones 5 2:28
2 Town Called Malice
The Jam 5 2:53
3 Hanging on the Telephone
Blondie 4 2:22
4 Rock the Casbah
The Clash 4.2 3:41
5 Geno
Dexy’s Midnight Runners 3 3:27
6 Too Much Too Young
The Specials 5 2:06
7 I Don’t Like Mondays
Boomtown Rats 4.2 4:19
8 Up the Junction
Squeeze 5 3:12
9 Reward
The Teardrop Explodes 2:42
10 Making Plans for Nigel
XTC 4:09
11 Jilted John
Jilted John 2:55
12 Turning Japanese
The Vapors 3.65 3:45
13 No More Heroes
The Stranglers 3:29
14 Hersham Boys
Sham 69 3:26
15 At the Edge
Stiff Little Fingers 5 2:59
16 Babylon’s Burning
The Ruts 5 2:36
17 Neat Neat Neat
The Damned 2:41
18 Into the Valley
Skids 4 3:11
19 Nellie the Elephant
Toy Dolls 5 3:00
20 Two Pints of Lager & a Packet of Crisps Please
Splodgenessabounds 2:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve)
Buzzcocks 5 2:43
2 Baggy Trousers
Madness 5 2:39
3 Mirror in the Bathroom
The Beat 5 3:07
4 Brass in Pocket
The Pretenders 5 3:06
5 Antmusic
Adam & The Ants 3:48
6 Echo Beach
Martha & the Muffins 3.5 3:36
7 Boys Don’t Cry
The Cure 4.6 2:37
8 Sound of the Suburbs
The Members 5 3:55
9 If the Kids Are United
Sham 69 3:45
10 New Rose
The Damned 2:43
11 My Perfect Cousin
The Undertones 2:36
12 Valley of the Dolls
Generation X 2 3:34
13 Anarchy in the UK (demo)
Sex Pistols 4:10
14 Roadrunner (Twice)
The Modern Lovers 4:05
15 Germfree Adolescents
X‐Ray Spex 1 3:14
16 7Teen
The Regents 3:24
17 Poison Ivy
The Lambrettas 2:45
18 Time for Action
Secret Affair 2:44
19 Boxerbeat
Jo Boxers 3:04
20 Summer Fun
Barracudas 3:13

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Nigel Harrison (track 3)
strings arranger:
Fiachra Trench (track 7)
drums:
Clem Burke (track 3)
guitar:
Frank Infante (track 3)
Chris Stein (track 3)
keyboard:
Jimmy Destri (track 3)
assistant engineer:
Grey Russell (track 3)
composer:
Stuart Adamson (track 18)
Julian Cope (track 9)
Graham Fellows (track 11)
David Fenton (track 12)
Paul Fox (of The Ruts) (track 16)
Bob Geldof (track 7)
Alan Gill (track 9)
Dave Greenfield (track 13)
John Jennings (The Ruts) (track 16)
Jack Lee (US songwriter and musician) (track 3)
Malcolm Owen (track 16)
Dave Ruffy (track 16)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 8)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 13)
Jake Burns (track 15)
Hugh Cornwell (track 13)
Jerry Dammers (track 6)
Brian James (UK punk rock guitarist) (track 17)
Colin Moulding (track 10)
John O’Neill (of The Undertones) (track 1)
Max Splodge (track 20)
Paul Weller (track 2)
engineer:
Roger Bechirian (track 1)
Pete Coleman (track 3)
Barry Hammond (track 5)
Alan Winstanley (track 13)
lyricist:
Graham Fellows (track 11)
David Fenton (track 12)
Bob Geldof (track 7)
Dave Greenfield (track 13)
Jack Lee (US songwriter and musician) (track 3)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 13)
Jake Burns (track 15)
Hugh Cornwell (track 13)
Jerry Dammers (track 6)
Chris Difford (track 8)
Brian James (UK punk rock guitarist) (track 17)
Richard Jobson (track 18)
Colin Moulding (track 10)
John O’Neill (of The Undertones) (track 1)
Max Splodge (track 20)
Paul Weller (track 2)
mixer:
Glyn Johns (track 4)
producer:
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 3)
The Jam (late 70s/early 80s UK punk/mod revival band) (track 2)
Clive Langer (track 9)
Nick Lowe (UK singer/songwriter/instrumentalist/producer) (track 17)
Martin Rushent (track 13)
Squeeze (UK new wave band) (track 8)
Phil Wainman (track 7)
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 2)
Pete Wingfield (track 5)
John Wood (UK producer) (track 8)
Roger Bechirian (track 1)
Alan Winstanley (track 9)
vocals:
Deborah Harry (track 3)
writer:
Al Archer (track 5)
Ralph Butler (track 19)
Peter Hart (songwriter) (track 19)
Topper Headon (track 4)
Mick Jones (The Clash/Big Audio Dynamite) (track 4)
Dave Parsons (Sham 69 guitarist) (track 14)
Jimmy Pursey (Founder member of Sham 69) (track 14)
Kevin Rowland (track 5)
Joe Strummer (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor Ltd. (UK) (not for release label use! aka Polydor Ltd. or Polydor Ltd. (London), fka Polydor Records Ltd.) (track 2)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1977) (track 13)
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) (2001) (track 3)
publisher:
BMG Blue (track 3)
Chrysalis Songs (track 3)
Complete Music Ltd. (track 13)
Stylist Music Ltd. (track 2)
Zomba Enterprises, Inc. (US subsidiary of Zomba Music Publishing) (track 7)
recorded at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (1981-12) (track 2)
mash-ups:
Survive the Casbah by ToToM (track 4)
remixes:
Mustapha Dance by The Clash (track 4)
sampled by:
Will 2K by Will Smith feat. K‐Ci (track 4)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 58) (track 4)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 151) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Nellie the Elephant (track 19)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Tajuton humppa (track 10)
Turning Into Cheese (track 12)
later translated versions:
Franzi (track 10)
live cover recording of:
recording of:
At the Edge (Stiff Little Fingers) (track 15)
Babylon's Burning (track 16)
Geno (track 5)
Hersham Boys (track 14)
Into the Valley (track 18)
Jilted John (track 11)
Neat Neat Neat (track 17)
No More Heroes (track 13)
Reward (track 9)
Rock the Casbah (track 4)
Teenage Kicks (track 1)
Too Much Too Young (track 6)
Town Called Malice (track 2)
Turning Japanese (track 12)
Up the Junction (track 8)

CD 2

drums:
Everett Morton (track 3)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 7)
guitar:
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (track 3)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 7)
Dave Wakeling (track 3)
bass:
Michael Dempsey (track 7)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 3)
saxophone:
Papa Saxa (track 3)
arranger:
Buzzcocks (track 1)
assistant engineer:
Laurence Diana (track 6)
Andy Pearce (Mastering engineer) (track 15)
composer:
David Cairns (of Secret Affair) (track 18)
Jean-Marie Carroll (track 8)
Michael Dempsey (track 7)
Mark Gane (track 6)
Steve Jones (Sex Pistols member) (track 13)
John Lydon (track 13)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 7)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 7)
Robin Wills (track 20)
Paul Cook (drummer for the Sex Pistols) (track 13)
Brian James (UK punk rock guitarist) (track 10)
Glen Matlock (track 13)
Jonathan Richman (track 14)
Poly Styrene (track 15)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 1)
engineer:
Martin Rushent (track 1)
Doug Bennett (producer, engineer) (track 1)
Richard Manwaring (track 6)
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer) (track 4)
lead vocals:
Poly Styrene (track 15)
lyricist:
David Cairns (of Secret Affair) (track 18)
Jean-Marie Carroll (track 8)
Mark Gane (track 6)
John Lydon (track 13)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 7)
Robin Wills (track 20)
Paul Cook (drummer for the Sex Pistols) (track 13)
Brian James (UK punk rock guitarist) (track 10)
Glen Matlock (track 13)
Jonathan Richman (track 14)
Poly Styrene (track 15)
Nicky Tesco (track 8)
Pete Shelley (Buzzcocks lead singer) (1977-11) (track 1)
mixer:
Martin Rushent (track 1)
Chris Parry (track 7)
producer:
Roger Bechirian (track 11)
Mike Howlett (track 6)
Martin Rushent (track 1)
Bob Sargeant (track 3)
Falcon Stuart (track 15)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 4)
X‐Ray Spex (track 15)
Chris Parry (track 7)
vocals:
Roger Charlery (track 3)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 7)
Dave Wakeling (track 3)
writer:
Adam Ant (track 5)
Michael Bradley (Undertones bassist) (track 11)
David Collard (track 19)
Andy Cox (of The Beat) (track 3)
Chris Foreman (track 2)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 4)
Billy Idol (track 12)
Tony James (track 12)
Jerry Leiber (track 17)
Rob Marche (track 19)
Graham McPherson (track 2)
Everett Morton (track 3)
Damian O'Néill (track 11)
Dave Parsons (Sham 69 guitarist) (track 9)
Damian Pew (track 16)
Marco Pirroni (track 5)
Jimmy Pursey (Founder member of Sham 69) (track 9)
Roger Charlery (track 3)
Martin Sheller (track 16)
David Steele (UK musician, member of The Beat and Fine Young Cannibals) (track 3)
Mike Stoller (track 17)
Dave Wakeling (track 3)
Dig Wayne (track 19)
publisher:
APB Music Co. (tracks 7, 7)
ATV Music Ltd. (track 4)
Arista Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 3)
Rotten Music Ltd (track 13)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 13)
Virgin Music (publisher only, do not use as a label) (1980) (track 6)
recorded at:
The Manor in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom (1979-08) (track 6)
remasters:
Brass in Pocket (2006 remaster) by The Pretenders (track 4)
sampled by:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 282) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Poison Ivy (track 17)
is the basis for:
Kids Are United (track 9)
later parody versions:
Brash, Impulsive (track 4)
Glass of Eggnog (track 4)
Red Nose (track 10)
later translated versions:
Es‐tu déjà tombé amoureux ("Ever Fallen in Love" in French/English) (track 1)
Klere zooitje (track 2)
Égoïste (track 6)
recording of:
7Teen (track 16)
Anarchy in the U.K. (track 13)
Antmusic (track 5)
Baggy Trousers (track 2)
Boxerbeat (track 19)
Boys Don’t Cry (track 7)
Brass in Pocket (track 4)
Echo Beach (track 6)
My Perfect Cousin (track 11)
New Rose (track 10)
Roadrunner (track 14)
Summer Fun (track 20)
Time for Action (track 18)
Valley of the Dolls (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Für immer Punk (track 9)