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"One of the greatest punk records of all time" Fire Records reissue the 1978 classic debut punk record 'Crossing The Red Sea with The Adverts'. Released after an ever growing live following and the string of successful chart hits The Advert's debut has cemented it's place in punk rock history. Reworked into the familiar Fire package by John Foster, the record will be available on CD and LP, both with the extra single and live bonus tracks. From the sonic Armageddon which ushers in 'One Chord Wonders' through to the deliriously protracted fade of 'Great British Mistake', 'Crossing The Red Sea' never put a foot wrong. Created at the height of Punk, recorded with all the venom and passion which gave the era such vitality, "Crossing the Red Sea" was at once a statement of intent and a bellow of defiance, a refusal to take anything for granted, even it's own brilliance. More than that, though, the album defined and thus became the precious moment in time when the establishment rules of rock fell away, and new ones still had to be carved out.
"One of the greatest punk records of all time" Fire Records reissue the 1978 classic debut punk record 'Crossing The Red Sea with The Adverts'. Released after an ever growing live following and the string of successful chart hits The Advert's debut has cemented it's place in punk rock history. Reworked into the familiar Fire package by John Foster, the record will be available on CD and LP, both with the extra single and live bonus tracks. From the sonic Armageddon which ushers in 'One Chord Wonders' through to the deliriously protracted fade of 'Great British Mistake', 'Crossing The Red Sea' never put a foot wrong. Created at the height of Punk, recorded with all the venom and passion which gave the era such vitality, "Crossing the Red Sea" was at once a statement of intent and a bellow of defiance, a refusal to take anything for granted, even it's own brilliance. More than that, though, the album defined and thus became the precious moment in time when the establishment rules of rock fell away, and new ones still had to be carved out.
809236114310

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Format: Vinyl
Label: IMT
Rel. Date: 11/04/2022
UPC: 809236114310

Crossing the Red Sea with the Adverts
Artist: Adverts
Format: Vinyl
New: Not in stock
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Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. One Chord Wonders
2. Bored Teenagers
3. New Church
4. On the Roof
5. Newboys
6. Gary Glimore's Eyes
7. Bombsite Boys Side
8. No Time to Be 21
9. Safety in Numbers 1
10. New Day Dawning 1
11. Drowning Men 1
12. On Wheels 1
13. Great British Mistake 1
14. One Chord Wonders (Single Version) 1
15. Quickstep (Single Version) 1
16. Gary Gilmore's Eyes (Single Version) 1
17. Bored Teenagers (Single Version) 1
18. Safety in Numbers (Single Version) 1
19. We Who Wait (Single Version) 2
20. On Wheels (Live) 2
21. Newboys (Live) 2
22. New Church (Live) 2
23. Gary Gilmore's Eyes (Live) 2
24. Drowning Men (Live) 2
25. No Time to Be 21 (Live)

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"One of the greatest punk records of all time" Fire Records reissue the 1978 classic debut punk record 'Crossing The Red Sea with The Adverts'. Released after an ever growing live following and the string of successful chart hits The Advert's debut has cemented it's place in punk rock history. Reworked into the familiar Fire package by John Foster, the record will be available on CD and LP, both with the extra single and live bonus tracks. From the sonic Armageddon which ushers in 'One Chord Wonders' through to the deliriously protracted fade of 'Great British Mistake', 'Crossing The Red Sea' never put a foot wrong. Created at the height of Punk, recorded with all the venom and passion which gave the era such vitality, "Crossing the Red Sea" was at once a statement of intent and a bellow of defiance, a refusal to take anything for granted, even it's own brilliance. More than that, though, the album defined and thus became the precious moment in time when the establishment rules of rock fell away, and new ones still had to be carved out.
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