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Marvellous compilations of Madchester baggy legends.

Advantages: Lots of great songs such as Wrote For Luck and Judge Fudge.
Disadvantages: It doesn't contain Playground Superstar.

Happy Mondays were born in Salford, Greater Manchester, sometime in 1980. Their original line-up comprised of Shaun Ryder (Vocals), Paul Ryder (Bass), Mark Day aka Moose or Cowhead (Guitar), Paul Davis (Keyboards) and Gary Whelan (Drums). Mark "Bez" Berry ...

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What to do when the taxman comes calling.

Advantages: Good Exhibition of one of British's Music's true greats.
Disadvantages: We've already been here.

Shaun Ryder, and the rest of the motley crue who make up the Happy Mondays, are perhaps not given the credit that is their due, when people remember great, influential british bands. They, with the much more lauded Stone Roses, revolutionised the British ...

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Tell me why I love Mondays

Advantages: Great tracks, great memories
Disadvantages: Dodgy cover versions+couple of stiff remixes

This 1999 compilation may just be a poorly disguised cash-in for the manic Manchester lads and there are plenty of turkeys in the pile, but the gems are there and serve as a reminder of just how brilliant the flawed genius of Shaun Ryder is. For most p ...

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A disappointment

Advantages: Step On and Kinky Afro
Disadvantages: The Rest

...Not personally being of the 'Madchester' generation and foreign to the 'Pills, Thrills and Bellyaches' lifestyle. I still thought I would love the Happy Mondays, so I bought this greatest hits thinking it would become an instant personal favourite. But th ...

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Boo Radleys - The Anthology

Advantages: Some Good Music
Disadvantages: However some songs that I found to be boring

The Boo Radleys is a band i remember from my early childhood, when my sister used to come in my room and played Wake Up Boo: Music For Astronauts, this is by far my favourite song. There is a extensive list of tracks, and they are all fairly enjoyable. Th ...

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