An anthology set of the group that launched the On-U Sound label with the first album and single, New Age Steppers were a collective with an evolving line-up, built around the driving forces of Ari Up (The Slits) and producer Adrian Sherwood. Their records featured contributions from several singers and players from the UK post-punk vanguard such as the Pop Group, The Raincoats and The Flying Lizards; colliding with established movers from the reggae world such as Bim Sherman, Style Scott and George Oban. Contains the following discs: New Age Steppers (1981), Action Battlefield (1981), Foundation Steppers (1983), Love Forever (2012), Avant Gardening (a new compilations of rare dubs, version excursions and unreleased tracks from the vault) plus 32 page book containing photos, ephemera and a new sleevenotes by Oli Warwick that trace the history of the group via conversations with Adrian Sherwood and other contributors.
An anthology set of the group that launched the On-U Sound label with the first album and single, New Age Steppers were a collective with an evolving line-up, built around the driving forces of Ari Up (The Slits) and producer Adrian Sherwood. Their records featured contributions from several singers and players from the UK post-punk vanguard such as the Pop Group, The Raincoats and The Flying Lizards; colliding with established movers from the reggae world such as Bim Sherman, Style Scott and George Oban. Contains the following discs: New Age Steppers (1981), Action Battlefield (1981), Foundation Steppers (1983), Love Forever (2012), Avant Gardening (a new compilations of rare dubs, version excursions and unreleased tracks from the vault) plus 32 page book containing photos, ephemera and a new sleevenotes by Oli Warwick that trace the history of the group via conversations with Adrian Sherwood and other contributors.
5060263722786

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Format: CD
Label: ONU
Rel. Date: 05/21/2021
UPC: 5060263722786

Stepping Into A New Age 1980 - 2012
Artist: New Age Steppers
Format: CD
New: Unavailable
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Available Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Fade Away
2. Radial Drill
3. State Assembly
4. Crazy Dreams and High Ideals
5. Abderhamane's Demise
6. Animal Space
7. Love Forever
8. Private Armies
9. My Whole World
10. Observe Life
11. Got to Get Away
12. My Love
13. Problems
14. Nuclear Zulu
15. Guiding Star
16. Some Love
17. Memories
18. 5 Dog Race
19. Misplaced Love
20. Dreamers
21. Stabilizer
22. Stormy Weather
23. Vice of My Enemies
24. Mandarin
25. Conquer
26. My Nerves
27. Love Me Nights
28. The Scheisse Song
29. Musical Terrorist
30. The Fury of Ari
31. Wounded Animal
32. The Worst of Me
33. Revelation
34. The Last Times
35. Death of the Trees
36. Aggro Dub Version
37. Send for Me
38. Izalize
39. Unclear
40. Singing Love
41. I Scream (Rimshot)
42. Avante Gardening
43. Wide World Version
44. Some Dub
45. May I Version (Bonus Track)

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An anthology set of the group that launched the On-U Sound label with the first album and single, New Age Steppers were a collective with an evolving line-up, built around the driving forces of Ari Up (The Slits) and producer Adrian Sherwood. Their records featured contributions from several singers and players from the UK post-punk vanguard such as the Pop Group, The Raincoats and The Flying Lizards; colliding with established movers from the reggae world such as Bim Sherman, Style Scott and George Oban. Contains the following discs: New Age Steppers (1981), Action Battlefield (1981), Foundation Steppers (1983), Love Forever (2012), Avant Gardening (a new compilations of rare dubs, version excursions and unreleased tracks from the vault) plus 32 page book containing photos, ephemera and a new sleevenotes by Oli Warwick that trace the history of the group via conversations with Adrian Sherwood and other contributors.