Tiger Bay (album)

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All tracks are written by Bob Stanley and Pete Wiggs, except where noted

Tiger Bay
Tiger Bay original album cover.jpg
Original album cover
Studio album by
Released28 February 1994 (1994-02-28)
RecordedSummer – Autumn 1993
Genre
Length46:16
Label HeavenlyHVNLP8
Producer Saint Etienne
Saint Etienne chronology
You Need a Mess of Help to Stand Alone
(1993)
Tiger Bay
(1994)
Too Young to Die – Singles 1990–1995
(1995)
Singles from Tiger Bay
  1. "Pale Movie"
    Released: February 1994
  2. "Like a Motorway"
    Released: 16 May 1994
  3. "Hug My Soul"
    Released: 19 September 1994
Original UK release (Heavenly, HVNCD8)
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Urban Clearway" 3:58
2."Former Lover" 3:49
3."Hug My Soul"
4:15
4."Like a Motorway" 5:42
5."On the Shore" 4:06
6."Marble Lions"
  • Mick Bund
  • Cracknell
4:35
7."Pale Movie" 3:52
8."Cool Kids of Death" 5:49
9."Western Wind"Traditional1:33
10."Tankerville" 4:01
11."Western Wind"Traditional1:37
12."The Boy Scouts of America" 2:57
US release (Warner Bros., 9 45634-2)
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Urban Clearway" 3:58
2."Hug My Soul"
  • Batson
  • Cracknell
  • Male
4:15
3."Former Lover" 3:49
4."Like a Motorway" 5:42
5."On the Shore" 4:06
6."Marble Lions"
  • Bund
  • Cracknell
4:35
7."Pale Movie" 3:52
8."Cool Kids of Death" 5:49
9."I Was Born on Christmas Day"
3:11
10."The Boy Scouts of America" 2:57
11."Hug My Soul" (alternative version)
  • Batson
  • Cracknell
  • Male
4:23
12."Like a Motorway" (alternative version) 5:25
UK reissue (Heavenly/Creation, SCR 475962 9)
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Urban Clearway" 3:59
2."He's on the Phone"
4:06
3."Former Lover" 3:37
4."I Buy American Records" 2:48
5."Hug My Soul"
  • Batson
  • Cracknell
  • Male
4:15
6."Like a Motorway" 5:43
7."Grovely Road"
  • Catt
  • Cracknell
3:38
8."On the Shore" 4:06
9."Pale Movie" 3:53
10."Hate Your Drug" 3:45
11."Marble Lions"
  • Bund
  • Cracknell
4:35
12."Cool Kids of Death" 5:46
13."Western Wind"Traditional1:32
14."Tankerville" 3:52
15."The Boy Scouts of America" 3:10

2010 deluxe edition

Disc 1 (Heavenly, HVNLP8CDDE / UMC, 2735896)
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Urban Clearway" 3:58
2."Former Lover" 3:49
3."Hug My Soul"
  • Batson
  • Cracknell
  • Male
4:15
4."Like a Motorway" 5:42
5."On the Shore" 4:06
6."Marble Lions"
  • Bund
  • Cracknell
4:35
7."Pale Movie" 3:52
8."Cool Kids of Death" 5:49
9."Western Wind / Tankerville" 7:12
10."The Boy Scouts of America" 2:59
Disc 2
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Urban Clearway" (demo) 5:32
2."Black Horse Latitude"
  • Cracknell
  • Stanley
  • Wiggs
4:23
3."I Buy American Records" 2:52
4."Hate Your Drug" 3:50
5."You Know I'll Miss You When I'm Gone"
  • Bund
  • Cracknell
2:59
6."Sushi Rider"
  • Bund
  • Cracknell
2:58
7."Hug My Soul" (demo)
  • Batson
  • Cracknell
  • Male
4:27
8."The Wedding of Stacy Dorning"
  • Cracknell
  • Stanley
  • Wiggs
2:49
9."Deborah's French Feast" 2:18
10."Western Wind" (demo)Traditional3:58
11."Pale Movie" (demo) 4:29
12."La Poupee Qui Fait Non (No No No)"
3:59
13."Highgate Road Incident" 2:10
14."My Christmas Prayer" Billy Fury 3:27
15."I Was Born on Christmas Day"
3:12

Personnel

Original credits (1994)

Alternate credits for American release

Additional credits for 1996 British re-release

B-sides

From "Pale Movie"

From "Like a Motorway"

From "Hug My Soul"

Charts

Chart performance for Tiger Bay
Chart (1994)Peak
position
European Albums ( Music & Media ) [20] 30
Scottish Albums (OCC) [21] 17
Swedish Albums (Sverigetopplistan) [22] 31
UK Albums (OCC) [23] 8
UK Independent Albums (OCC) [24] 1

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