The work of Joe Strummer & The Mescalaros is set to be re-issued later this year.
Emerging from a prolonged period in the wilderness, Joe Strummer's work with the Mescalaros sparked a wonderful late career swansong. Experimenting with new styles from around the world, the Mescalaros retained the punk edge which Joe Strummer added to everything he touched.
With the tenth anniversary of the singer's death approaching, the band's two studio albums are set to be re-issued. 'Global A-Go-Go' and 'Streetcore' will be packaged on CD and double vinyl, with Hellcat Records set to re-release the albums on September 25th. Alongside the original material, each album will come packaged with rarities. 'Global A-Go-Go' gains an additional live cut, while 'Streetcore' benefits from a host of B-sides, live versions, covers and more.
Here's 'Johnny Appleseed'.
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'Global A-Go-Go' and 'Streetcore' will be re-released on September 25th.
Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros – Global A Go-Go (CD and Double Vinyl)
1. Johnny Appleseed - 4:04
2. Cool 'N' Out - 4:22
3. Global A GO-GO - 5:55
4. Bhindi Bhagee - 5:47
5. Gamma Ray - 6:58
6. Mega Bottle Ride - 3:33
7. Shaktar Donetsk - 5:57
8. Mondo Bongo - 6:15
9. Bummed Out City - 5:33
10. At The Border, Guy - 7:09
11. Minstrel Boy - 17:49
12. Bindee Bhagee (Live from the Acton concert)- 6:12 (CD Only)
Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros – Streetcore (CD and Vinyl)
1. Coma Girl - 3:50
2. Get Down Moses - 5:05
3. Long Shadow - 3:34
4. Arms Aloft - 3:47
5. Ramshackle Day Parade - 4:03
6. Redemption Song - 3:28
7. All In A Day - 4:56
8. Burnin' Streets - 4:32
9. Midnight Jam - 5:50
10. Silver And Gold - 2:39
11. The Harder They Come (live) (B-side to Coma Girl) - 3:26 (CD Only)
12. Rudi, A Message To You (live) (B-side to Coma Girl) - 5:04 (CD Only)
13. Blitzkreig Bop (live) (B-side of Coma Girl) - 3:25 (CD Only)
14. Yalla Yalla (live) (B-side to Coma Girl) - 6:56 (CD Only)
15. Armagideon Time (B-side to Redemption Song) - 4:30 (CD Only)
16. Pressure Drop (B-side to Redemption Song) - 4:30 (CD Only)
17. Junco Partner (from Hellcat Give Em The Boot IV compilation) - 4:19 (CD Only)