Simon Joyner Beautiful Losers 2LP
Simon Joyner Beautiful Losers 2LP
Genre: Pop Rock
Label: Jagjaguwar
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Simon Joyner Beautiful Losers 2LP

Simon Joyner

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SKU:
JJLP52076
UPC:
656605207612
The early 90's lo-fi explosion coincided with and was precipitated by the emergence of hundreds of small independent tape labels, many of which only existed long enough to release one compilation. It was during this heyday that Simon Joyner contributed some of his finest material to various intrinsically limited edition releases. Beautiful Losers: Singles and Compilation Tracks 1994-1999 collects all such compilation appearances and the few singles made during these years, including the perennial favorite "One for the Catholic Girls" and "Burn Rubber", recently covered by Bright Eyes.

This was such a prolific period for Joyner that he usually contributed his best songs of the moment to whoever requested a track, instead of reserving them for his proper albums. You'll find here varying degrees of sound quality and various approaches to songs, from solo acoustic to full band, but what ties the collection together is the strength of the material. This isn't filler. The same themes that haunt his large scale work are explored here: death, love, the politics of time. Fans of Joyner's albums can now stop searching for the impossible to find cassettes and out of print 7" records. We've compiled everything here, even the songs Simon would rather forget. For those unfamiliar with Simon Joyner's music, this compilation is a good place to start as it serves in the same capacity as the original compilations and 7" records, to introduce the ambivalent audience to the ambitious songwriter.

Features:
• Singles and Compilation tracks from 1994-1999
• Double LP

Selections:
LP 1
1. Love Is Worth Suffering For
2. Fearful Man
3. Robin Hood
4. Jeff Engel Rules
5. Don't Begrudge a Man His Funeral
6. Milk
7. Sorrow Floats
8. Hotter Than Satan's Heels
9. Fluoride
10. Hold on to Your Breath
LP 2
1. Swing
2. R is for Riot
3. Hot Tears
4. I Would Not Try to Break Ties with Me
5. Last Night I Had a Conversation with God
6. Burn Rubber
7. Veteran's Hospital Song
8. Flannery O'Conner
9. Judas Blues
10. Is This How Generous You Are?
11. One for the Catholic Girls
Description
The early 90's lo-fi explosion coincided with and was precipitated by the emergence of hundreds of small independent tape labels, many of which only existed long enough to release one compilation. It was during this heyday that Simon Joyner contributed some of his finest material to various intrinsically limited edition releases. Beautiful Losers: Singles and Compilation Tracks 1994-1999 collects all such compilation appearances and the few singles made during these years, including the perennial favorite "One for the Catholic Girls" and "Burn Rubber", recently covered by Bright Eyes.

This was such a prolific period for Joyner that he usually contributed his best songs of the moment to whoever requested a track, instead of reserving them for his proper albums. You'll find here varying degrees of sound quality and various approaches to songs, from solo acoustic to full band, but what ties the collection together is the strength of the material. This isn't filler. The same themes that haunt his large scale work are explored here: death, love, the politics of time. Fans of Joyner's albums can now stop searching for the impossible to find cassettes and out of print 7" records. We've compiled everything here, even the songs Simon would rather forget. For those unfamiliar with Simon Joyner's music, this compilation is a good place to start as it serves in the same capacity as the original compilations and 7" records, to introduce the ambivalent audience to the ambitious songwriter.

Features:
• Singles and Compilation tracks from 1994-1999
• Double LP

Selections:
LP 1
1. Love Is Worth Suffering For
2. Fearful Man
3. Robin Hood
4. Jeff Engel Rules
5. Don't Begrudge a Man His Funeral
6. Milk
7. Sorrow Floats
8. Hotter Than Satan's Heels
9. Fluoride
10. Hold on to Your Breath
LP 2
1. Swing
2. R is for Riot
3. Hot Tears
4. I Would Not Try to Break Ties with Me
5. Last Night I Had a Conversation with God
6. Burn Rubber
7. Veteran's Hospital Song
8. Flannery O'Conner
9. Judas Blues
10. Is This How Generous You Are?
11. One for the Catholic Girls
ISBN
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
YES
Inventory
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Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Simon Joyner
Title
Beautiful Losers
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Availability
Discontinued
Format
Vinyl
Creation Date
Release Date
03-07-2006
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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