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  • Performer: Various
  • Title: URGH! A Music War
  • Genre: Electronic / Rock / Reggae
  • Country: Europe
  • Formats: AU WMA TTA VOX MIDI ASF APE
  • Released: 1981
  • Style: New Wave, Psychobilly, Punk, Synth-pop, Reggae
  • MP3 album: 1973 mb
  • FLAC album: 1749 mb
  • Rating: 4.4/5
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Various - URGH! A Music War download album

URGH! A Music War ‎(2xLP, Album, Comp). A&M Records, Valentim De Carvalho. Somehow, I suspect they are not!

A1: Virgin Music Inc. A2: Big Talk Music A3: Sweet 'N' Sour Songs Limited A4: Dinsongs Lt. Virgin Music Inc. A5: Little Maestro Music A6: Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd. B1: Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd. B2: Daddy-Oh Music B3: Adra Music B4: ell Music Ltd. B5: Time Coast Music B6: Deptford Songs/Illegal Music Ltd. B7: Blue Mountain Music. URGH! A Music War ‎(2xCass, Album, Comp).

All tracks are live recordings from various venues, recorded between August and September 1980.

Most of this documentary soundtrack is the antithesis of bloated 1970s arena rock. The record is subtitled "A Music Wa. But the British bands that dominate the album were battling the social and economic woes of the . as much as rebelling against the commerciality and smugness in popular rock music emanating from the States. The lineup features a smorgasbord of cutting-edge new wave bands in hot live outings in the . While much of the music is period-dated, the performances are heartfelt and hold up surprisingly well

Urgh! A Music War. Various Artists. Urgh! A Music War Tracklist. 1. Driven To Tears by The Police Lyrics. 2. Back To Flesh by Wall of Voodoo Lyrics. 3. Danced by Toyah Lyrics. 4. Enola Gay by Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark Lyrics. 5. Ain't This The Life by Oingo Boingo Lyrics. 6. Respectable Street by XTC Lyrics. 7. Offshore Banking Business by The Members Lyrics. 8. We Got The Beat by The Go-Go's Lyrics.

Urgh! A Music War is a 1982 British film featuring performances by punk rock, new wave, and post-punk acts, filmed in 1980. Among the artists featured in the film are Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD), Magazine, The Go-Go's, Toyah Willcox, The Fleshtones, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, X, XTC, Devo, The Cramps, Oingo Boingo, Dead Kennedys, Gary Numan, Klaus Nomi, Wall of Voodoo, Pere Ubu, Steel Pulse, Surf Punks, 999, The Alley Cats, UB40, Echo & the Bunnymen and The Police

Various - URGH! A Music War MP3 version. 1700 downloads at 32 mb/s. Various - URGH! A Music War FLAC version. 2149 downloads at 31 mb/s. Download Various - URGH! A Music War FREE. Not For Sale Promotional record Selections from Urgh! A Music War. Track A3 listed as performed by "The Spizzles" on label.

Tracklist

A1 The Police Driven To Tears 3:24
A2 Wall Of Voodoo Back In Flesh 3:47
A3 Toyah Wilcox* Dance 5:38
A4 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Enola Gay 3:31
A5 Oingo Boingo Ain't This The Life 3:16
A6 XTC Respectable Street 3:08
B1 The Members Offshore Banking Business 3:34
B2 Go-Go's We Got The Beat 2:17
B3 Klaus Nomi Total Eclipse 4:15
B4 Athletico Spizz '80* Where's Captain Kirk 3:21
B5 The Alley Cats Nothing Means Nothing Anymore 3:29
B6 Jools Holland Foolish I Know 2:00
B7 Steel Pulse Ku Klux Klan 4:39
C1 Devo Uncontrollable Urge 3:25
C2 Echo & The Bunnymen The Puppet 2:11
C3 The Au Pairs* Come Again 4:16
C4 The Cramps Tear It Up 3:25
C5 Joan Jett & The Blackhearts Bad Reputation 2:40
C6 Pere Ubu Birdies 2:26
C7 Gary Numan Down In The Park 6:12
D1 Fleshtones* Shadow Line 3:02
D2 Gang Of Four He'd Send In The Army 3:23
D3 John Otway Cheryl's Going Home 3:47
D4 999 Homicide 4:10
D5 X Beyond And Back 2:41
D6 Magazine Model Worker 2:50
D7 Skafish Sign Of The Cross 4:15

Notes

"R" Pressing with "R" printed on bottom of record labels.

Soundtrack for the movie of the same title

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AMLM 66019 Various URGH! A Music War ‎(2xLP, Album) A&M Records AMLM 66019 Europe 1981
AMLX 64692 Various Urgh ! ‎(2xLP, W/Lbl) CBS AMLX 64692 Unknown
CS-6019 Various URGH! A Music War ‎(2xCass, Album, Comp) A&M Records CS-6019 US 1981
SP-6019 Various URGH! A Music War ‎(2xLP, Comp, Pit) A&M Records SP-6019 US 1981
AMP 40001~2 Various URGH! A Music War ‎(2xLP, Album, Comp) A&M Records AMP 40001~2 Japan 1981

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 The Police Driven To Tears
Producer, Engineer, Mixed By – The Police, Tim SummerhayesWritten-By – Sting
3:24
A2 Oingo Boingo Ain't This The Life
Producer, Engineer, Mixed By – Oingo Boingo, Tim SummerhayesWritten-By – Danny Elfman
3:16
A3 Athletico Spizz '80* Where's Captain Kirk
Producer, Engineer, Mixed By – Athletico Spizz '80*, Tim SummerhayesWritten-By – Coalfield*, Spizz
3:21
B1 Jools Holland Foolish I Know
Producer, Engineer, Mixed By – Jools Holland, Tim SummerhayesWritten-By – Chris Difford-Glenn Tilbrook*
2:00
B2 Steel Pulse Ku Klux Klan
Producer, Engineer, Mixed By – Steel Pulse, Tim SummerhayesWritten-By – Hinds*
4:39
B3 John Otway Cheryl's Going Home
Producer, Engineer, Mixed By – Tim SummerhayesProducer, Engineer, Mixed By, Written-By – John Otway
3:47

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.
  • Manufactured By – Festival Records Pty. Ltd.

Notes

Not For Sale
Promotional record
Selections from Urgh! A Music War

Track A3 listed as performed by "The Spizzles" on label.

Made in Australia

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): SMX-59329
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): SMX-59330
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout hand-etched side A): SMX-59329 P2A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout hand-etched side B): SMX-59330 P2A

Tracklist

A1 The Police Driven To Tears
A2 Wall Of Voodoo Clip of Stan Ridgeway taking a phone call
A3 Toyah Danced
A4 John Cooper Clarke Health Fanatic
A5 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Enola Gay
A6 Chelsea I'm On Fire
A7 Oingo Boingo Ain't This The Life
A8 Echo & The Bunnymen The Puppet
A9 Jools Holland Foolish I Know
A10 XTC Respectable Street
A11 Klaus Nomi Total Eclipse
A12 Athletico Spizz 80 Clocks Are Big; Machines Are Heavy / Where's Captain Kirk?
A13 Go-Go's We Got The Beat
A14 Dead Kennedys Bleed For Me
A15 Steel Pulse Ku Klux Klan
A16 Gary Numan Down In The Park
A17 Joan Jett & The Blackhearts Bad Reputation
A18 Magazine Model Worker
A19 Surf Punks My Beach
A20 The Members Offshore Banking Business
B1 The Cramps Tear It Up
B2 Invisible Sex Valium
B3 Pere Ubu Birdies
B4 Devo Uncontrollable Urge
B5 The Alley Cats Nothing Means Nothing Anymore
B6 John Otway Cheryl's Going Home
B7 Gang Of Four He'd Send In The Army
B8 999 Homicide
B9 The Fleshtones Shadowline
B10 X Beyond And Back
B11 Skafish Sign Of The Cross
B12 Splodgenessabounds Two Little Boys
B13 UB40 Madame Medusa
B14 The Police Roxanne
B15 The Police So Lonely
B16 Klaus Nomi Aria ("Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix" from Camille Saint-Saëns' opera Samson and Delilah) (over end credits).

Notes

VHS containing 1980 concert footage filmed on location at:

Santa Monica Civic - Los Angeles
Whiskey A Go Go - Los Angeles
California Theatre - San Diego
C.B.G.B.s - New York
Ritz - New York
The Roman Arena - Frejus, France
The Lyceum - London
Odeon Hammersmith - London
ICA Galleries - London
The Guildhall - Portsmouth, UK

The actual performance of Wall Of Voodoo's "Back In Flesh" has been omitted from this UK Release as has the Au Pairs' performance of "Come Again".

Track B15 - The Police are joined on stage by Jools Holland, and members of UB40, Skafish and XTC to adlib musically and vocally. These other artists appeared on the bill at the Frejus concert

End credits state © Michel White Ltd 1981, London, England.

The sleeve design bears no resemblance to the promotional material used for the U.S. theatrical release and appears to be a design unique to the UK.

Sleeve contains the following credits:

© Sleeve and packaging - Guild Home Video Ltd MCMLXXXIII
© Film copyright 1981 Lorimar Productions , Inc.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
none Various URGH! A Music War ‎(Laserdisc, 12", Comp, Mono, PAL, SECAM) Guild Home Video none UK 1983
1000179745 Various Urgh! A Music War ‎(DVD-V, MOD) Warner Home Video 1000179745 US 2009
none Various URGH! A Music War ‎(VHS) contrast video / ITT none Germany 1983
7720 Various Urgh! A Music War ‎(VHS, NTSC, Hi-) CBS Fox Video 7720 US 1985
none Various Ροκ! Μουσικός Πόλεμος ‎(VHS, Comp) Home Video Hellas none Greece 1982




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