This iTunes exclusive release features tracks from the current crop of established and emerging acts from the Xtra Mile stable from both sides of the Atlantic. 24 songs from 24 artists - it showcases everything the label has to offer featuring exclusive recordings, re-worked versions of old favourites and previously unreleased tracks. It includes sneak previews of forthcoming albums from Chris T-T and The Hoodrats and Crazy Arm; songs by new friends Drag The River and Ghouls plus fantastic musical nuggets from Frank Turner, Larry and His Flask, Jim Lockey & The Solemn Sun, The Xcerts, Mongol Horde, Future Of The Left, Sonic Boom Six, Ben Marwood, Beans On Toast, and many many more.
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This release is part of our year-long 10th anniversary celebrations that has already seen us offer discounts on all our back catalogue as part of the Label Of The Month at Amazon campaign as well as host a packed-out showcase at SXSW in Austin back in March.
Still to come: our takeover at the Greenhouse Stage at 2000trees Festival 11th- 13th July; a very special series of split 7”s every Monday in October and an incredible gig/party planned for later in the year. More info on all this to come in due course.
The Xtra Mile High Club series, proudly shows off the breadth of talent on its eclectic roster. Welcome to the club…
1. Sonic Boom Six - 'Virus'
2. Chris T-T and The Hoodrats - 'Idris Lung'
3. Dave Hause- 'Melanin'
4. Franz Nicolay - 'Frankie Stubbs' Tears'
5. Crazy Arm - 'Oh Death/Hell To Pay'
6. Frank Turner - 'Tattoos'
7. Ben Marwood - 'Under Lock & Key'
8. Larry and His Flask - 'Pandemonium'
9. Tim Barry - 'Amen'
10. Beans On Toast -'Beer & A Burger'
11. Vinnie Caruana - 'To Be Dead & In Love'
12. The Retrospective Soundtrack Players - 'Catcher In The Rye'
13. The Riverboat Gamblers- 'Comedians'
14. The Xcerts- 'Young (Belane)' alt version.
15. Fighting Fiction - 'The Long and Short of It'
16. Mull Historical Society -'You Can Get Better'
17. Drag The River - 'History With History'
18. Glossary - 'Heart Full of Wanna'
19. Ghouls - 'Oceans' (live)
20. Fighting With Wire - 'Blackout'
21. Mongol Horde - 'Casual Threats From Weekend Hardmen'
22. Future Of The Left - 'i am the least of your problems'
23. Straight Lines - 'Ring The Bells'
24. Jim Lockey And The Solemn Sun - 'England's Dead'