PJ Harvey, Elliott Smith set for new compilation

The latest Rough Trade collection rounds up singer-songwriters

PJ Harvey, Bright Eyes and Elliott Smith are among the stars appearing on the latest Rough Trade Shops compilation.

Released on July 3, ‘Rough Trade Shops: Singer Songwriter 01’ is the latest in the London shop’s series of collections. The 38-track double CD was chosen by the Rough Trade staff.

The tracklisting is as follows:

CD1:

1. Micah P. Hinson – ‘Beneath The Rose’

2. Bright Eyes – ‘The Calendar Hung Itself’

3. Plush – ‘I’ve Changed My Number’

4. Franklin Bruno – ‘The Irony Engine’

5. Adrian Crowley – ‘The Girl From The Estuary’

6. Cat Power – ‘Metal Heart’

7. James William Hindle – ‘Come Down Slowly’

8. Mark Eitzel – ‘Take Courage’

9. Tracey Thorn – ‘Plain Sailing’

10. The Bevis Frond – ‘Waving’

11. Richard Thompson – ‘Vincent Black Lightning 1952’

12. PJ Harvey – ‘Dress (demo)’

13. Elvis Costello – ‘I Want You’

14. Tom Waits – ‘Little Boy Blue’

15. Barbara Manning – ‘Scissors’

16. Elliott Smith – ‘Needle In The Hay’

17. Simon Joyner – ‘Alabaster’

18. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Where Do We Go Now But Nowhere’

19. James Yorkston – ‘Someplace Simple’

20. Julie Doiron – ‘When The Snow Falls This November’

CD2:

1. Victoria Williams – ‘Summer Of Drugs’

2. Richard Hawley – ‘Hotel Room’

3. Diane Cluck – ‘Easy To Be Around’

4. Vic Chesnutt – ‘Danny Carlisle’

5. Mark Mulcahy – ‘The Way That She Really Is’

6. Matthew Hattie Hein – ‘Number One’

7. Jane Weaver – ‘Is Everybody Happy?’

8. Lou Barlow & His Sentridoh – ‘Forever Instant’

9. Robert Wyatt – ‘Blues In Bob Minor’

10. Jeffrey Lewis – ‘Don’t Let The Record Label Take You Out To Lunch’

11. Kristin Hersh – ‘Sundrops’

12. King Creosote – ‘Just After 11 She Left’

13. Charlie Parr – ‘To A Scrapyard Bustop’

14. Mary Margaret O’Hara – ‘Dear Darling’

15. Antony and The Johnsons – ‘Cripple and The Starfish’

16. The Mountain Goats – ‘Masher’

17. Nick Lowe – ‘Endless Sleep’

18. Daniel Johnston – ‘Speeding Motorcycle’

Previous collections in the series have included releases devotes to counter culture, electronica, post-punk, country and indie.