Label: Columbia - PC 36347 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: New Wave
Get Happy!! The cover art was intentionally designed to have a " retro " feel, to look like the cover of an old LP with ring wear on both front and back. Like its predecessor Armed Forcesit was commercially successful, charting at number 11 in the US and number 2 in the UK, where it went gold. It was placed at No. During the American concert tour for Armed Forces in AprilCostello engaged in a drunken argument with Stephen Stills and Bonnie Bramlett in a Columbus, OhioHoliday Inn hotel bar, during which he referred to James Brown as a "jive-assed nigger ," then upped the ante by pronouncing Ray Charles a "blind, ignorant nigger.
The band had played some of the songs during the "Armed Funk Tour" and had rehearsed them for the Daughter Of Darkness - Tom Jones - The Complete Tom Jones, but were dissatisfied with the sound, feeling it was too " new wave.
The band recorded the album at Wisseloord Studios in HilversumNetherlandsin an attempt to isolate themselves from distractions, but they were still able to keep themselves drunk during the recording sessions. With 20 songs on the original album, the vinyl cutting and pressing process had to be precise to fit all of them on the two sides of the record. The Get Happy!! He does not receive a credit in line with his insistence on anonymity. The original album sleeve reversed the two sides; side one began with "I Can't Stand Up for Falling Down" the current single and ended with "Riot Act".
The second side started with "Love for Tender" and ended with "High Fidelity". Only on the record labels themselves was the true running order revealed. The original release of the album was on inch vinyl and cassette. It was unusual for a single vinyl record to contain as many as twenty songs because it was thought that what was known in the industry as "groove cramming" would result in a loss of sound quality. Get Happy' s producer, Nick Lowementions this issue on the album's back cover:.
Producer, Nick Lowe'  '. Although Get Happy!! For better or worse, we'll all ride them out together to the end. Deixa Isso Pra Là - Jair Rodrigues - Samba Sambão reviews have been much more positive, and Get Happy!!
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But if I was trying to pay respects and make such amends, I doubt if pride would have allowed me to express that thought after I had made my rather contrived explanation I simply went back to work and relied on instinct, curiosity, and enduring musical passions. You'll have noticed that there are ten? Now get happy. Your friend, Sweet Soul Sister - Dessert Sun, Nick Lowe'  '.
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