Boy (Remastered)
2008 1
  1. I Will Follow Lyrics
  2. Twilight Lyrics
  3. An Cat Dubh Lyrics
  4. Into The Heart Lyrics
  5. Out Of Control Lyrics
  6. Stories For Boys Lyrics
  7. The Ocean Lyrics
  8. A Day Without Me Lyrics
  9. Another Time, Another Place Lyrics
  10. The Electric Co. Lyrics
  11. Shadows And Tall Trees Lyrics
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Speed of Life, Saturday Night and Cartoon World were among the rare and previously unreleased tracks featured in the remastered edition of the band's first album, Boy, released in July 2008.
The album came in three formats - the remastered single CD, a deluxe format including a bonus CD of b-sides, live tracks and rarities, and the vinyl format. A 16 page booklet featured unseen photos, lyrics and liner notes from Paul Morley. Edge, who oversaw the remastering of the album, contributed notes on the bonus material.

Formats, tracklistings and bonus material.
Standard format: A single CD with re-mastered audio and restored packaging. Includes a 16 page booklet featuring previously unseen photos, full lyrics and new liner notes by Paul Morley.
Tracklisting: 1. I Will Follow 2. Twilight 3. An Cat Dubh 4. Into The Heart 5. Out Of Control 6. Stories For Boys 7. The Ocean 8. A Day Without Me 9. Another Time, Another Place 10. The Electric Co. 11. Shadows And Tall Trees.

Deluxe format: A standard CD (as above) and a bonus CD including b-sides, live tracks and rarities. Also includes a 32 page booklet with previously unseen photos, full lyrics, new liner notes by Paul Morley, and explanatory notes on the bonus material by The Edge.
Tracklisting: 1. I Will Follow (Previously Unreleased Mix) 2. 11 O'Clock Tick Tock 3. Touch 4. Speed Of Life (Previously Unreleased Track) 5. Saturday Night (Previously Unreleased Track) 6. Things To Make And Do 7. Out Of Control 8. Boy-Girl 9. Stories For Boys 10. Another Day 11. Twilight 12. Boy-Girl (Live at The Marquee, London) 13. 11 O'Clock Tick Tock (Live at The Marquee, London -Previously Unreleased Version) 14. Cartoon World (Live at The National Stadium, Dublin - Previously Unreleased Track)

Vinyl format: A single album re-mastered version on 180gram vinyl with restored packaging.
Tracklisting: 1. I Will Follow 2. Twilight 3. An Cat Dubh 4. Into The Heart 5. Out Of Control 6. Stories For Boys 7. The Ocean 8. A Day Without Me 9. Another Time, Another Place 10. The Electric Co. 11. Shadows And Tall Trees.
Produced By:
Steve Lillywhite
Engineer:
Paul Thomas, assisted by Kevin Maloney
Release Date:
2008-07-21
Label:
Universal Island Records under licence to Mercury Records
Recorded At:
Windmill Lane Studios, Dublin

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COMMENTS

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jdstanton
10 March, 2011
great
Got this a top reissue but one tiny small gripe bbc session tracks of boy girl and i will follow,different intro,would have made this even better but still great package
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