Marillion : Early Stages 1982-1988 – The Highlights

Marillion: Early Stages  1982-1988 – The Highlights

Early Stages 1982-1988 – The Highlights


Parlophone UK Catalog
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Track list

Disc 1
Tracks 1-3: Live at The Mayfair, Glasgow 13/09/82
Garden Party
She Chameleon
Three Boats Down From The Candy
-An early concert recorded the week the band signed to EMI for a Radio Clyde concert live at The Mayfair, Glasgow, 13th September 1982
Tracks 4-6: Marquee Club on 30/12/82
Script For A Jesters Tear
Chelsea Monday
Forgotten Sons
-Recorded for a celebratory gig at London’s legendary Marquee Club on 30th December 1982.
-All tracks were from the yet to be released debut Script For A Jesters Tear, which the band were recording at Marquee Studio’s at the time (Dec 1982-Feb 1983)
Tracks 7-9: Live at the Reading Festival 27/08/83
Charting The Single
He Knows You Know
-Recorded for BBC 1’s Friday Rock Show, Reading Rock Festival
-Marillion blew headliners Black Sabbath of the stage – a legendary gig amongst fans
-Features the last performance of firm fan favourite Grendel
Disc 2
Tracks 1-7: Live at Hammersmith Odeon 14/12/84
-Recorded for BBC Radio 1 (also broadcast in the USA on syndication by Westwood One) on the bands pre-Christmas Fugazi tour.
Punch and Judy
-Material from Marillion’s then new second LP, Fugazi
The Pseudo Silk Kimono
Bitter Suite
Heart of Lothian
Early work in progress versions that later appeared on studio album Misplaced Childhood (released and charted at number 1 in the UK albums chart June 1985)
-Single Kayleigh is clearly a work in progress piece, containing different lyrics and vocal melody to the single version of Kayleigh which went on to chart at number 2 in the UK singles Chart, May 1985.
Tracks 8-13: Live at Wembley Arena 05/11/1987
Slainte Mhath
Sugar Mice
Hotel Hobbies
Warm Wet Circles
That Time of The Night
The Last Straw
-Wembley Arena Charity concert in aid for Muscular Dystrophy & attended by His Royal Highness Prince Edward. Features six tracks from Fish’s final studio album with Marillion – Clutching at Straws.
Track 14:
Market Square Heroes
-Extremely rare and previously unreleased recording of Marillion’s last ever gig with Fish at Fife Aid* 1988. Fittingly, the band’s very first single as well as live at Fife Aid’s very last track, Market Square Heroes has been included at the end to complete this set.

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