Art Brut to release 10th anniversary 'best of' collection

'Top Of The Pops' will feature two new songs and come out in April

Art Brut to release 10th anniversary 'best of' collection

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Art Brut are set to release a 'best of' collection in order to celebrate their 10th anniversary as a band.

The Eddie Argos fronted act will release 'Top Of The Pops' on April 16. The two-disc collection will include two brand new songs, 'Arizona Bay' and 'We Make Pop Music', as well as b-sides, cover versions, demos and live material.

In a press release announcing the album, the band wrote:

…it is impossible to begin your career as a classic rock band, no matter how often you persist in referring to yourself as one. Over the last ten years, however, Art Brut have been tirelessly working towards the moment we could finally call ourselves a classic rock band and know in our heart of hearts that it was true. Our mission is finally complete.


The 'Top Of The Pops' tracklisting is:

Disc 1
'Formed a Band'
'My Little Brother''
'Emily Kane'
'Modern Art?'
'Good Weekend?'
'Direct Hit?'
'Nag Nag Nag Nag'
'St Pauli'
'Pump Up The Volume?'
'DC Comics and Chocolate Milkshake'
'Alcoholics Unanimous?'
'Summer Job'
'Demons Out!'
'Axl Rose?'
'Sexy Sometimes'
'Lost Weekend?'
'Sealand?'
'Arizona Bay'
'We Make Pop Music

Disc 2
'Formed a Band' (early Keith Top of the Pops version)
'Bad Weekend' (early Keith Top of the Pops version)
?'These Animal' Menswear (B-side)
'Modern Art' (early Keith Top of the Pops version)
?'Maternity Ward' (B-side)
'Blame It on the Trains' (produced by Russell Senior)
'Post Soothing Out' (produced by Russell Senior)
'St Pauli' (produced by Russell Senior)
?'About Time' (B-side)
?'Ignorance Is Bliss' (B-side)
?'Catch' (the Cure cover)?
'Modern Art' (recorded for Berlin Live)
?'Just Desserts' (alt. version of B-Side to "Alcoholics Unanimous")
?'Moved to L.A' (Art Brut vs. Satan iTunes exclusive)
?'Weird Science' (B-side)
?'Positively 5th Street' (B-side)
?'Unprofessional Wrestling' (download only)
'The Great Escape' (We Are Scientists/Lynyrd Skynyrd cover)
'Her Majesty' (Beatles cover, arranged by Black Francis)
'Post Soothing Out' (recorded for Berlin Live)

Art Brut released their fourth LP, 'Brilliant… Tragic!', in 2011.

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