The Times albums reissued

by Modculture 11 October, 2006

Times_mcgoo Good news for fans of The Times – the albums This Is London and I Helped Patrick McGoohan Escape are being reissued on the newly-formed Art Pop label through Cherry Red, with a release date for both of Monday 23rd October.

Both were originally released in 1983, both are reissued with a number of rare/bonus tracks. The price seems to be around £8.99 for them, but HMV are doing pre-orders online for a very agreeable £6.99. Read on for full tracklistings for both CDs.

Times_london The Times – This Is London

This Is London / Goodbye Piccadilly / Whatever Happened To Thamesbeat / If Only / Big Painting / Goodnight Children Everywhere / The Party / Stranger Than Fiction / Cloud Over Liverpool / Will Success Spoil Frank Summit / The Chimes Of Big Ben / This Green And Pleasant Land / Here Come The Holidays (7" A Side From 1982 Previously Unavailable On Cd) / Three Cheers For The Sun (7" B Side From 1982 Previously Unavailable On Cd) / This Is London (Alternative Session Take) / Whatever Happened To Thamesbeat (Alternate Session Take) / Big Painting (Alternative Session Take) / Cloud Over Liverpool (Live At The 100 Club 1983)) / If Only (Live At The 100 Club 1983)

The Times – I Helped Patrick McGoohan Escape

I Helped Patrick Mcgoohan Escape / Theme From Dangerman / All Systems Are Go! / Big Painting / Stranger Than Fiction / Up Against It [Long Version – Previously Unavailable On Cd] / David Jones (Is On His Way) / The London Boys / The Polite Force / Song For Joe Orton / Power Is Forever / Tears On A Rainy Sunday / I’ll See You In My Dreams / I Helped Patrick Mcgoohan Escape (A Side Unreleased Version From 1982) / Goodbye Piccadilly (B Side Unreleased Version From 1982) / Theme From Dangerman (Alternative Session Take) / All Systems Are Go! (Alternative Session Take) / Power Is Forever (Alternative Session Take) / I Helped Patrick Mcgoohan Escape (Live At The Cavern)

  • paul from belfast

    i ordered the albums at my local hmv store,for the unrealeased tracks,but im being charged 13 quid for each cd….how come hmv…?