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9 thoughts on “ Too Much Commotion - Various - Avon Calling - The Bristol Compilation (CDr)

  1. Moskow: Too Much Commotion (v/a LP - Avon Calling - The Bristol Compilation) Heartbeat Tuxedomoon: I Left My Heart In San Francisco (v/a LP - Subterranean Modern) Ralph New York Blondes featuring Madame X [1]: Little G.T.O. (7") London.
  2. AVON CALLING – THE BRISTOL COMPILATION (VARIOUS) HB1 On the Continent (Europeans) Green is in the Red (Private Dicks) Too Much Commotion (Moskow) Chronicle (Essential Bop) What you’ ve Got (Directors) Own Up (Various Artists) Side Two: Slugweird (Sneak Preview) Sound (The Stingrays) Anthem (The X-Certs) The Alternative (Apartment.
  3. Sunday, 15 December Various Artists - "Avon Calling (The Bristol Compilation)" (Heartbeat Records ) Generally thought of as thee best post punk comps. But, apart from the superb Glaxo Babies, the rest hasn't been done any favors by time.
  4. The two-disc Avon Calling: The Bristol Compilation has a handful of tracks by bands not entirely unknown -- the Glaxo Babies are represented with six tracks, including their career high point "Christine Keeler," and the Art Objects (later to become Brit-pop stars as the Blue Aeroplanes) have their excellent "Showing Off to Impress the Girls 7/
  5. Buy V/A Avon Calling - The Bristol Compilation LP. Heartbeat HB 1, with poster, inc Gl*xo Babies, Europeans, Stingrays, Vice Squad etc Available now from Vinylnet the Online Music Market.
  6. So, leaving aside any thoughts of the value of compilation albums in general, and digressions on rock geography in particular, it only remains to be said that 'Avon Calling' is a veritable riot of stunning pop."In the album was re-released as a Double CD, that included bonus unreleased tracks and selections from each of the first
  7. Bristol is a city, unitary authority area and county in South West England with an estimated population of , in It is England's sixth and the United Kingdom's eighth most populous city, and the most populous city in Southern England after London. The city borders the Unitary Authority areas of North Somerset and South Gloucestershire, with the historic cities of Bath and Gloucester.
  8. Heartbeat, Fried Egg, Wavelength recorded The Spics, Shoes for Industry, Various Artists, Gardez Darkx, The Europeans, The Untouchables, Wild Beasts, Essential Bop and more. Avon Calling became the first Bristol compilation album and in the absence of anyone spotting my potential as a lead vocalist, I became the first female DJ down the Dug Out.
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