Mogwai, Pavement and The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion feature exclusive tracks on a compilation called ‘Everything Is Nice’ released by Matador on September 13 as part of the label’s 10th anniversary celebrations.
Two of the three CDs feature “best of” tracks from Matador artists including Yo La Tengo, Guided By Voices and Sleater-Kinney with the special bonus third CD featuring previously unreleased material from 14 Matador-related bands.
The tracklisting for the bonus exclusive CD is as follows:
The Lynnfield Pioneers – Windblown The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Naked Non Phixion – Sleepwalkers Arsonists – Universal Skills Pizzicato Five – One Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight Nine Ten Barbie Dolls Solex – Oh Cripes! Khan – Body Dump (Super-8 Mix) The Wisdom Of Harry – Schtumm Yo La Tengo – Sugarcube (Live) Pavement – Grounded (Crooked Rain Version) Guided By Voices – Choking Tara (Creamy Version) Mary Timony – Aging Astronauts II Bardo Pond – Long Ride Mogwai – Hugh Dallas Cat Power – Sea Of Love
Tickets for the Matador Anniversary show A Nice Weekend In London – featuring Cornelius, Yo La Tengo and special guests – at London WC2 ULU on September 3, 4 and 5 are close to selling out.
Tickets are available from nme.com‘s 24-hour ticketline on 0870 121 0125 or click here to go to our online gig guide and ticket service.