Killing Joke, singles collection and rarities CD track-listings announced

kj singles largeSo Killing Joke recently announced a singles collection, spanning their majestic 33 year career.  There have been some low points cough*outsidethegate*cough, but on the whole the canon of work is outstanding.

The collection is available on a triple CD (including a limited bonus CD of 17 rarities) and also in a super-fandango deluxe “34 CD version”, and the track listings for both has just been announced.

Don’t forget, the super-fandango, limited edition package includes:

  • Hand-numbered hinged-lid ‘cigar box’ made from 1500mcn black-lined rigid board finished with matt print retrospective artwork.
  • 33 career-spanning CD singles plus selected B-Sides in full-colour card wallets featuring original artwork.
  • Rarities disc, including previously unreleased studio tracks.
  • 32-page perfect-bound book including rare photos, archive notes, band commentary.
  • Poster designed and personally signed by long-time Killing Joke artist/champion, Mike Coles, printed on 250 gsm silk art.
  • Aluminium screw-top branded cigar tube containing original wrappers of cigars smoked by Jaz Coleman & Paul Raven during the recording of the ‘Hosannas From The Basements Of Hell’ album.

33 CD super-fandango limited edition package

  1. Nervous System / Turn To Red
  2. War Dance / Pssyche
  3. Requiem / Change
  4. Follow The Leaders / Tension
  5. Empire Song / Brilliant
  6. Chop-Chop / Good Samaritan
  7. Birds of A Feather / Flock The BSide
  8. Let’s All Go (To The Fire Dances) / Dominator
  9. Me Or You? / Wilful Days
  10. Eighties / Eighties (Coming Mix)
  11. A New Day / Dance Day
  12. Love Like Blood / Blue Feather (Version)
  13. Kings And Queens / The Madding Crowd (Remixed By Killing Joke)
  14. Adorations / Exile
  15. Sanity / Goodbye To The Village
  16. America / Jihad
  17. My Love Of This Land / Darkness Before Dawn
  18. The Beautiful Dead
  19. Money Is Not Our God / North Of the Border
  20. Exorcism (Live In King’s Chamber Cairo, Aug 1993 Mix) / Whiteout (The Intellect Is Ugly Remix) (Mandragora Edit)
  21. Millennium (Cybersank Edit) / Millennium (Cybersank Extended Remix)
  22. Pandemonium (Cybersank Edit) / Pandemonium (Cybersank Extended Remix)
  23. Jana / Jana (Dragonfly Mix)
  24. Democracy (Album Mix) / Mass
  25. Loose Cannon / Wardance (ultimate version)
  26. Seeing Red (edit) / Seeing Red (Jagz Kooner Remix w/vox)
  27. Hosannas From The Basements Of Hell (Radio Edit) / Afterburner (Alternative Version)
  28. In Excelsis / Kali Yuga
  29. European Super State (edit) / European Super State (Youth Remix)
  30. Fresh Fever
  31. Ghosts of Ladbroke Grove / Ghosts of Ladbroke Grove (Dub)
  32. In Cythera (Edit) / Penny Drops
  33. Corporate Elect / New Uprising / In Cythera (Bloody Beetroots Remix)

Rarities CD

  1. ‘Transient Place’ From ‘Freispiel: The Soundtrack’.
  2. ‘Zennon’ B-side of ‘Loose Cannon’ single.
  3. ‘Drug’ From the ‘Mortal Kombat’ soundtrack.
  4. ‘Hollywood Babylon’ (longer intro mix) From the ‘Showgirls’ soundtrack.
  5. ‘Our Last Goodbye’ From the ‘Free The Memphis 3’ album.
  6. ‘Sixth +Sun’
  7. Unreleased track from the ‘Absolute Dissent’ sessions.
  8. ‘Wardance’ (Naval Mix).
  9. ‘Requiem’ (Acapella Mix).
  10. ‘Pandemonium’ (Aotearoa Mix) Full-length.
  11. ‘Four Stations Of The Sun’ Studio version
  12. ’Feast Of Fools’ (rough mix) Unreleased track from the ‘Absolute Dissent’ sessions.
  13. ‘iBuy’ – with Tim Burgess. Track for Classic Rock collaborations CD.
  14. ‘Timewave’ (rough mix) Unreleased track from the ‘Absolute Dissent’ sessions.
  15. Jaz & Youth Shamanic Ritual Live in the King’s Chamber Giza Pyramid (Pre-recording vocals for 3.Pandemonium).
  16. ‘Ravings of Jaz’ (A conversation on philosophy between Youth & Jaz circa 2003).
  17. ‘Intellect’ (feat. Aboud Abdel Al) Track from ‘Democracy’ (previously unreleased version featuring this celebrated violin player).

Update: What do the Fans think then?

19th December, Killing Joke Facebook page




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