LIMITED SIGNED EDITION: Stephen Duffy / I Love My Friends - 2CD deluxe edition
I Love My Friends 2CD deluxe edition
SIGNED by Stephen Duffy (SDE exclusive) • CD of unheard demos! • Vinyl replica packaging • New artwork
Stephen Duffy's 1997 album has been remastered and is issued as this special two-CD set with bonus disc of largely unreleased demos.
The album has been restored to how it was originally conceived by Stephen Duffy and is reissued by Pete Paphides' new label 'Needle Mythology'.
Produced by Stephen Street, Paphides describes this Stephen Duffy record as "the album he was born to make". 'Mao Badge' and 'In The Evening of Her Day' were originally removed and replaced with two Andy Patridge-produced tracks (You Are and What If I Fell In Love With You) but are now back on the album on side one.
'You Are' and 'What If I Fell In Love With You' are now included as a bonus tracks and a second disc of demos from this era - Blown Away: Selected Demos Volume 1 - is EXCLUSIVE to this edition. This have been selected by Stephen and will not be available digitally or an any streaming platforms.
I Love My Friends comes with new artwork approved by Stephen Duffy and is packaged in a vinyl replica gatefold sleeve. The booklet includes full lyrics and notes by Stephen.
It is released on 10 May 2019 by Needle Mythology.
CD 1 / The album as originally conceived
1. Tune In
2. The Deal
4. Mao Badge
5. Lovers' Beware
6. In The Evening Of Her Day
7. Holding Hands With Grace
8. The Postcard
10. Twenty Three
12. She Belongs To All
13. One Day One Of These Fucks Will Change Your Life
14. You Are
15. What If I Fell In Love With You
CD 2 / Blown Away: Selected Demos Volume 1
1. Night Thoughts
2. Blown Away
3. The Whole Earth Singing
4. C’est La Vie, C’est La Guerre
6. Suburban Symphony
7. Another Golden Shot
8. The Waitresses Story
9. An Ear For Silent Voices
10. The Girl Of The Year
12. We Continue For Australasia