Artist: XTC

Date Released: March 25, 2002

Label: Virgin / Idea

Produced By: Various


Disc One:

  1. Science Friction (CBS demo)
  2. Spinning Top (Live at Eric's in Liverpool)
  3. Traffic Light Rock (Live at Eric's in Liverpool)
  4. Radios In Motion
  5. Let's Have Fun (White Music out take)
  6. Fireball XL5/Fireball Dub (White Music out take)
  7. Heatwave Mark 2 Deluxe (White Music out take)
  8. This Is Pop (Single Version)
  9. Are You Receiving Me? (Go 2 out take)
  10. Things Fall To Bits (Go 2 out take)
  11. Us Being Us (Go 2 out take)
  12. Life Begins At The Hop (First rehearsal extract)
  13. Life Begins At The Hop (First recording, unused)
  14. Making Plans For Nigel (Demo from Swindon Town Hall)
  15. Ten Feet Tall
  16. Sleepyheads (Drums and Wires out take)

Disc Two:

  1. Wanking Man (hidden track)
  2. Meccanik Dancing (Oh We Go) (Live at the Marconi Club in Sydney)
  3. Atom Medley: Into The Atom Age/Hang On To The Night/Neon Shuffle (Live at the Marconi Club in Sydney)
  4. Life Begins At The Hop (Unused U.S. single recording)
  5. Real By Reel (Unused single recording)
  6. When You're Near Me I Have Difficulty (Unused single recording)
  7. Helicopter (Unused single recording)
  8. Towers Of London (Rejected single recording)
  9. Generals And Majors (Rehearsal tape)
  10. No Language In Our Lungs
  11. Sgt. Rock Is Going To Help Me
  12. Paper And Iron (Notes And Coins) (Live at The Lyceum in London)
  13. Crowded Room (Live at The Lyceum in London)
  14. Senses Working Overtime (Early work tape)
  15. Snowman (Live at The Hammersmith Odeon in London)
  16. Ball And Chain (Unused single recording)

Disc Three:

  1. Shaving Brush Boogie (hidden track)
  2. Punch And Judy (Unused single recording)
  3. Fly On The Wall
  4. Yacht Dance (Live on The Old Grey Whistle Test, BBC TV)
  5. Jason And The Argonauts
  6. Love On A Farmboy's Wages (Home demo)
  7. Wonderland (Home demo)
  8. Ladybird
  9. All You Pretty Girls (Home demo)
  10. Wake Up (Home demo)
  11. The Everyday Story Of Smalltown
  12. Grass (Home demo)
  13. Let's Make A Den (Home demo)
  14. The Meeting Place (Home demo)
  15. Dear God (Band demo)

Disc Four:

  1. Braniac's Daughter
  2. Vanishing Girl
  3. Terrorism (Home demo)
  4. Find The Fox (Home demo)
  5. Season Cycle
  6. The Troubles (Home demo)
  7. The Mayor Of Simpleton (Early work tape)
  8. King For A Day (Home demo)
  9. Chalkhills And Children
  10. The Ballad Of Peter Pumpkinhead (Early home demo)
  11. Omnibus
  12. The Disappointed (Home demo)
  13. Bungalow
  14. Didn't Hurt A Bit (Nonsuch out take)
  15. Books Are Burning (Live on The Late Show, BBC TV).

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