THE WILDHEARTS Announce Tokyo 'Earth Vs The Wildhearts' Anniversary Concert

June 30, 2008

Long-running UK rockers THE WILDHEARTS will perform a second concert to celebrate the 15-year anniversary of the release of the "Earth Vs The Wildhearts" album. In addition to the previously announced September 20 show at Shepherds Bush Empire in London, the band will play Akasaka Britz in Tokyo Japan on November 23. Both gigs will feature "Earth Vs..." performed live in its entirety along with all of the B-sides from that era.

THE WILDHEARTS released "Stop Us If You've Heard This One Before Vol. 1" digitally on May 19.

The 12-track album is a collection of covers from some of THE WILDHEARTS' favourite bands and will be available exclusively to download worldwide from all major (and not-so-major) digital stores.

The track listing is as follows:

01. Unsung (HELMET)
02. The World Comes Tumblin' (THE DISTILLERS)
03. Understanding Jane (THE ICICLE WORKS)
04. Waiting Room (FUGAZI)
05. Geez Louise (THE UNBAND)
06. Ice Hockey Hair (SUPER FURRY ANIMALS)
07. Rocket 69 (THE LEE HARVEY OSWALD BAND)
08. Possum Kingdom (TOADIES)
09. Rearrange You (BABY CHAOS)
10. Pep Talk (THE DESCENDENTS)
11. Battleship Chains (GEORGIA SATELLITES)
12. Carmelita (WARREN ZEVON)

"Stop Us..." marks the first time that each member of the band has taken on lead vocal duties on a WILDHEARTS release.

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