Tag: Tony Wilson

Song Of The Day: Happy Mondays, “The Egg”

Taken from the London Records release, The Early EP’s.

Song Of The Day: A Certain Ratio, “Dirty Boy” (Massey Mix)

Taken from the Mute Records release, Dirty Boy/Shack Up Remixed.

Song Of The Day: A Certain Ratio, “Houses In Motion”

Taken from the Mute Records release, ACR:BOX.

The Durutti Column: Without Mercy (Factory Benelux)

For the fourth Durutti Column album, Factory Records mastermind Tony Wilson insisted that the album be an experiment in adapting Vini Reilly’s distinctive music with a modern classical twist. This experiment has been expanded into a whopping four disc set, featuring other recordings from the era and two fantastic live performances.

The Durutti Column: Another Setting (Factory Benelux)

The third official studio album by The Durutti Column found Vini Reilly refining his unique hybrid sound, resulting in a very sublime listening experience.

Happy Mondays: Excess All Areas (Aurum Press)

The true tale of Manchester’s legendary and notorious twenty-four hour party people.

Zurich: Zurich (Important Records)

Zurich was a one-off collaboration featuring Slowdive’s Neil Halstead, and serves as the Rosetta Stone for the band’s misunderstood final album, Pygmalion.