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2CD 48-track set rounding up all of the releases on Decca Records by Lieutenant Pigeon. Featuring, for the first time on CD, the three studio albums they released which are now expensive 70's collectors items. Includes the multi-million selling 1972 smash hit single 'Mouldy Old Dough': It reached No. 1 in the UK, Ireland and New Zealand as well as the Top 10 in Canada and Australia and across most of mainland Europe. The Top 20 follow up 'Desperate Dan' is also featured as are singles like 'I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen' (No. 3 in Australia), 'And The Fun Goes On', 'Oxford Bags' and 'You Are My Heart's Delight'. 'Mouldy Old Dough' has since been adopted as the unofficial anthem of banger racing, played at raceway meetings across the country at the start of the races. It has also been used in New Zealand to promote the National Lottery!Liner notes are provided by long time Pigeon fan, Times journalist, and Record Collector columnist and St. Etienne member Bob Stanley. The booklet is illustrated with numerous picture sleeves from across Europe. Band mainstays Rob Woodward and Nigel Fletcher have also provided a brand new previously unreleased track as a bonus to show that there is life in the Pigeon yet!
2CD 48-track set rounding up all of the releases on Decca Records by Lieutenant Pigeon. Featuring, for the first time on CD, the three studio albums they released which are now expensive 70's collectors items. Includes the multi-million selling 1972 smash hit single 'Mouldy Old Dough': It reached No. 1 in the UK, Ireland and New Zealand as well as the Top 10 in Canada and Australia and across most of mainland Europe. The Top 20 follow up 'Desperate Dan' is also featured as are singles like 'I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen' (No. 3 in Australia), 'And The Fun Goes On', 'Oxford Bags' and 'You Are My Heart's Delight'. 'Mouldy Old Dough' has since been adopted as the unofficial anthem of banger racing, played at raceway meetings across the country at the start of the races. It has also been used in New Zealand to promote the National Lottery!Liner notes are provided by long time Pigeon fan, Times journalist, and Record Collector columnist and St. Etienne member Bob Stanley. The booklet is illustrated with numerous picture sleeves from across Europe. Band mainstays Rob Woodward and Nigel Fletcher have also provided a brand new previously unreleased track as a bonus to show that there is life in the Pigeon yet!
5013929059405

Details

Format: CD
Label: GLAM / 7T'S
Rel. Date: 01/20/2023
UPC: 5013929059405

Decca Years (Uk)
Artist: Lieutenant Pigeon
Format: CD
New: Call (512) 474-2500 to check in-store availability
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Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Mouldy Old Dough
2. Jumping Jack
3. Opus 300
4. The Monkey Song
5. Pigeon Rendezvous
6. Red River Rock
7. Scarecrow
8. Know Now I Was Better Off When I Was at School
9. Desperate Dan
10. I'm a Window Cleaner
11. Yellow Submarine
12. If Julia Sees Here
13. Dirty Old Man
14. Auntie May
15. Happy Days Are Here Again
16. Hurdy Gurdy
17. Meet Me Off the Royal Scot
18. ... And the Fun Goes on
19. The Bed
20. You're Getting Too Old for Toys
21. Yu Da Nu Nayba
22. Hilda's Tonic
23. Aggravation
24. Creativity
25. Opus 302
26. Oxford Bags
27. Pigeon Party
28. Brahms' Lullaby
29. You Are My Heart's Delight
30. Love Inflation (Interlude Gap)
31. So Deep Is the Night
32. The Midnight Swim
33. I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen
34. After the Discotheque Is Over
35. In the Mood
36. (Interlude Gap)
37. Those Were the Days
38. Great Balls of Fire
39. Goodnight to You All
40. The Villain
41. Big Butch Baby
42. The Blue Danube
43. Rockabilly Hot Pot
44. Gosford Street Ra
45. Good-Bye (From the White Horse Inn)
46. I'll Sail My Ship Alone
47. The Grand Father Clock
48. Lazy Day
49. Home on the Rage

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2CD 48-track set rounding up all of the releases on Decca Records by Lieutenant Pigeon. Featuring, for the first time on CD, the three studio albums they released which are now expensive 70's collectors items. Includes the multi-million selling 1972 smash hit single 'Mouldy Old Dough': It reached No. 1 in the UK, Ireland and New Zealand as well as the Top 10 in Canada and Australia and across most of mainland Europe. The Top 20 follow up 'Desperate Dan' is also featured as are singles like 'I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen' (No. 3 in Australia), 'And The Fun Goes On', 'Oxford Bags' and 'You Are My Heart's Delight'. 'Mouldy Old Dough' has since been adopted as the unofficial anthem of banger racing, played at raceway meetings across the country at the start of the races. It has also been used in New Zealand to promote the National Lottery!Liner notes are provided by long time Pigeon fan, Times journalist, and Record Collector columnist and St. Etienne member Bob Stanley. The booklet is illustrated with numerous picture sleeves from across Europe. Band mainstays Rob Woodward and Nigel Fletcher have also provided a brand new previously unreleased track as a bonus to show that there is life in the Pigeon yet!
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