INDEPENDENT MEN AND WOMEN!

The latest in the Rough Trade series will have you reaching for your hairslides and satchels...

ROUGH TRADE are to release a new ‘indiepop’ compilation in August featuring bands including PRIMAL SCREAM, THE WEDDING PRESENT and THE VASELINES.

‘Rough Trade Shops: Indiepop 1’ will be released by Mute on August 23, and is the eighth in a series of compilations released by Rough Trade.

The album features many bands currently namechecked by artists such as [a][/a], including Josef K and Beat Happening.

The album will be preceded by a 7″ single, which will feature four tracks from Juniper Moon, Aberfeldy, Primal Scream, and Josef K.

Tracklisting for the compilation runs:

CD One

1. Primal Scream – ‘All Fall Down’

2. Modesty Blaise – ‘Carol Mountain’

3. Popguns – ‘Waiting For The Winter’

4. The Clouds – ‘Get Out Of My Dream’

5. Sea Urchins – ‘Pristine Christine’

6. Jesus And Mary Chain – ‘You Trip Me Up’

7. Mary Lou Lord – ‘Some Jingle Jangle Morning (When I’m Straight)’

8. The Monochrome Set – ‘The Monochrome Set’

9. Felt – ‘Penelope Tree’

10. Juniper Moon – ‘El Resto De Mi Vida’

11. Shop Assistants – ‘Safety Net’

12. V Twin – ‘Gifted’

13. Jesse Garon & The Desperadoes – ‘Splashing Along’

14. Television Personalities – ‘Look Back In Anger’

15. Dressy Bessy – ‘You Stand Here’

16. The Wedding Present – ‘Once More’

17. Helen Love – ‘Beat Him Up’

18. Pop Will Eat Itself – ‘Black Country Chainstore Massacreee’

19. I, Ludicrous – ‘Preposterous Tales’

20. Heavenly – ‘Sort Of Mine’

21. Beat Happening – ‘Indian Summer’

22. The Groove Farm – ‘The Best Part Of Being With You’

23. Field Mice – ‘Landmark’

CD Two

1. My Bloody Valentine – ‘Paint A Rainbow’

2. Love Is All – ‘Spinning and Scratching’

3. Josef K – ‘Sorry For Laughing’

4. Talulah Gosh – ‘Talulah Gosh’

5. Aberfeldy – ‘Vegetarian Restaurant’

6. The Pooh Sticks – ‘I Know Someone Who Knows Someone Who Knows Alan McGee Quite Well’

7. This Poison! – ‘Poised Over The Pause Button’

8. The Magnetic Fields – ‘100,000 Fireflies’

9. The Vaselines – ‘Molly’s Lips’

10. AR Kane – ‘When You’re Sad’

11. Darling Buds – ‘Uptight’

12. Pastels – ‘Truck Train Tractor’

13. Camera Obscura – ‘Eighties Fan’

14. McCarthy – ‘Should The Bible Be Banned’

15. Lush – ‘Hypocrite’

16. June Brides – ‘Every Conversation’

17. The Velvet Crush – ‘Walking Out On Love’

18. The Flatmates – ‘I Could Be In Heaven’

19. Marine Girls – ‘Honey’

20. Bis – ‘Icky Pooh Air Raid’

21. Razorcuts – ‘Sorry To Embarrass You’

22. Eggs – ‘Government Administrator’

23. Spearmint – ‘Sweeping The Nation’