Editors' Notes If punk taught us that anyone can do it, post-punk showed you could do anything with it. By the late ‘70s, the anarchic idea of punk was disseminating far beyond rock music and becoming manifest in the discordant disco of Gang of Four, the roughed-up reggae of The Slits, and the primitive electronic experimentation of Throbbing Gristle. But post-punk expanded punk’s emotional vocabulary as well, through the brooding romanticism of goth demigods like Joy Division and The Cure. And future superstars like U2 and R.E.M. were also products of this moment, forging a link between post-punk’s wiry intensity and anthemic ’80s alt-rock.

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ALBUM
Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)
5:49
 
Damaged Goods
3:25
 
The Guns of Brixton
3:10
 
Rock Lobster
6:52
 
Love Will Tear Us Apart
3:26
 
I Will Follow
Boy
3:37
 
Boys Don't Cry
2:35
 
Bela Lugosi Is Dead
9:37
 
Making Plans for Nigel
4:13
 
Rip It Up
5:20
 
Typical Girls
3:55
 
Mirror in the Bathroom
3:06
 
Swan Lake (Remastered 2009)
4:12
 
I Am the Fly (2006 Remastered Version)
3:09
 
That’s When I Reach for My Revolver
3:53
 
Nick the Stripper
3:54
 
Moody
Esg
2:49
 
Hong Kong Garden
2:54
 
The Boy With the Perpetual Nervousness
5:13
 
Radio Free Europe
4:04
 
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
2:40
 
Ghost Town
3:39
 
Optimo
2:40
 
Sugar Hiccup
3:42
 
One Step Beyond... (7" Single Version)
2:20
 
This Charming Man
2:43
 
The Killing Moon
5:48
 
Blue Monday
7:29
 
Start!
2:29
 
Nightclubbing
5:03
 
4:16
 
Navvy
2:40
 
Money (Edit)
2:33
 
We Are All Prostitutes
3:12
 
Whip In My Valise
4:00
 
Wordy Rappinghood
6:27
 
From Her to Eternity (2009 Remastered Edition)
5:35
 
You Can't Be Funky
2:44
 
Party Fears Two
5:35
 
Nag, Nag, Nag
4:39
 
Warm Leatherette
3:23
 
The World Looks Red
2:43
 
Change
4:00
 
That's What You Always Say
3:13
 
Love Song
5:06
 
You (EP Version)
2:49
 
There There My Dear (2000 Remaster)
3:32
 
She's Lost Control (2019 Master)
3:57
 
The “Sweetest Girl"
5:07
 
Mind Your Own Business
3:13
 
Being Boiled (Fast Version)
3:50
 
Ufo
Esg
2:57
 
Sorry for Laughing (Crepuscule Single Version)
3:03
 
The Cutter
3:52
 
Fairytale In the Supermarket
3:00
 
Hard-Boiled Babe
4:24
 
Crosseyed and Painless
4:45
 
52 Girls
3:35
 
Ceremony
4:38
 
Cool (Live)
3:09
 
Two People In a Room (2006 Remastered Version)
154
2:10
 
To Hell With Poverty
5:00
 
Papas Got a Brand New Pigbag (7" Version)
3:35
 
Credit In the Straight World
2:29
 
Generals and Majors
3:42
 
True Men Don't Kill Coyotes
3:38
 
10:15 Saturday Night (Chestnut Studio Demo 5/78)
3:39
 
Where Were You
2:40
 
3:17
 
Laughing
3:58
 
Nice
2:27
 
Gloria
4:12
 
2:42
 
In the Beginning, There Was Rhythm (Early Version)
5:52
 
Flowers of Romance
2:41
 
Mongoloid
3:44
 
3:32
 
Ivan Meets G.I. Joe
3:05
 
Hip Priest
7:47
 
Hand in Glove
3:17
 
Hamburger Lady
4:09
 
Forces At Work
7:07
 
Modern Dance
3:28
 
Coup (12" Version)
4:13
 
The Unguarded Moment (Remastered)
4:14
 
Empty Shell
3:52
 
Third Uncle (Single Edit)
4:14
 
Pearly-Dewdrops' Drops
4:11
 
Release the Bats
3:05
 
Oblivious
3:10
 
I Can't Help Myself
5:07
 
Your Life
7:26
 
Big In Japan - Best Of-Version
3:55
 
Helen Forsdale
78+
2:29
 
Kate
5:49
 
Knife Slits Water
7:34
 

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