FUN LOVIN’ CRIMINALS to release ‘Come Find Yourself’ 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition out on 19th February 2016
The 20th anniversary collectors’ edition of the modern classic ‘Come Find Yourself’ will be released on the Edsel label through Demon Music Group on the 19th of February 2016. Available as a 3CD expanded edition and collectors’ Deluxe Edition box set, the release features a plethora of rarities, live recordings, alternate mixes, and much more from the vaults of this landmark record. Bringing a unique collection together from this seminal era for the very first time.
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of this modern classic, Huey Morgan, Brian ‘Fast’ Leiser and Frank Benbini have opened the archives to share with their fans and will be playing the record from start to finish for the very first time on their world tour throughout 2016.
Among the additional material on the release will be a collection of the band’s BBC sessions from the ‘Come Find Yourself’ era, including sessions recorded at the famous Astoria venue in London. There are also a number of alternate versions of the songs from the original album, including instrumentals. The collectors’ edition will come with a bonus alternate LP vinyl picture disc and a BBC Sessions 10” vinyl EP. A DVD completes the package rounding up a unique collection of footage from the time; including the original 1996 EPK shot in NY, a few TV performances from TOTP to Jools Holland’s Hootenanny, the original music videos including both versions of the ‘Scooby Snacks’ promo video, alongside a recent interview with Huey and Fast, giving a intimate and in depth perspective on this defining period.
Speaking about the new edition, Fun Lovin’ Criminals singer Huey Morgan said, “It’s a very unique record for the times, and remains so today – it’s not dated. It burned a path for crossing genres that we now take for granted. Looking back, it was a good start for a career in music that was uncompromising. You can tell listening to it, it was exactly the way we wanted it to be.There’s still a lot of love out there for ‘Come Find Yourself’.“
‘Come Find Yourself’ will be reissued on the 19th February 2016.
Watch ‘Scooby Snacks’:
Preorder now available via Demon Music, first 500 orders include exclusive signed print.
Tracklist for the original album:
- The Fun Lovin’ Criminal
- The Grave And The Constant
- Scooby Snacks
- Smoke ‘Em
- Bombin’ The L
- I Can’t Get With That
- King Of New York
- We Have All The Time In The World
- Bear Hug
- Come Find Yourself
- Crime And Punishment
1996 CD BONUS TRACKS
- I Can’t Get With That (Schmoove Version)
- Coney Island Girl
World Tour – UK Dates as follows:
Thursday 4th LIVE: Ireland Vicar Street Dublin
Thursday 04 LIVE: Leeds O2 Academy
Friday 05 LIVE: Newcastle O2 Academy
Saturday 06 LIVE: Nottingham Rock City
Thursday 11 LIVE: Oxford O2 Academy
Friday 12 LIVE: Worthing Pavilion Theatre
Saturday 13 LIVE: Norwich UEA LCR Norwich
Thursday 18 LIVE: Cardiff Y Plas (formally Solus)
Friday 19 LIVE: Exeter Great Hall
Saturday 20 LIVE: London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Thursday 25 LIVE: Birmingham The Institute
Friday 26 LIVE: Manchester Cathedral
Saturday 27 LIVE: Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom
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