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Performer: Generation X
Genre: Rock
Title: Generation X
Country: UK
Released: 1978
Style: New Wave, Punk
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Generation X is the first studio album by English punk rock band Generation X, released 17 March 1978 by Chrysalis Records. It was produced by Martin Rushent. One single, "Ready Steady Go", was issued in February 1978, prior to the album's release, but failed to chart. The band portrait used as the front cover was photographed by Gered Mankowitz. Generation X was recorded at TW Studios in Fulham, West London, during November-December 1977, with producer Rushent and engineer Alan Winstanley.

Sweet Revenge is the third recorded studio album of the English 1970's post-punk band Generation X. Generation X broke up during the original 1979 studio sessions that the record comprises, which were little more than demo sessions made without a producer. The material first received commercial release in contested circumstances retrospectively in 1998.

Valley of the Dolls is the second studio long-player by the British post-punk band Generation X, which was produced by Ian Hunter. Valley of the Dolls was recorded at Wessex Sound Studios in Islington in October 1978. The record's working title was 'Intercourse (Old Meets New)', which was superseded by a name taken from a 1966 novel. Ian Hunter was commissioned as the record's producer at Tony James's request, from having been a fan of his work with Mott the Hoople in the early 1970's.

Generation X (album). Generation X is the debut album of Generation X produced by Martin Rushent and released in 1978. The album contained the UK hit single "Ready Steady Go" which reached No. 47 in the chart in March 1978. The album itself peaked at N. 9 on August 4. When it was originally released in the USA, it featured a different track. listing, omitting three songs and adding three songs from singles and "Gimme Some Truth", a rare studio cover of a John Lennon song. The album was later remastered and re-released in 2002 with the original UK track listing, and six bonus tracks.

Generation X is the first studio album by English punk rock band Generation X, released 17 March 1978 by Chrysalis Records One single, "Ready Steady Go", was issued in February 1978, prior to the album's release, but failed to chart. The band portrait used as the front cover was photographed by Gered Mankowitz The band had previously worked with producer Phil Wainman on prior singles, but had been dissatisfied with the results, critiquing his production sound as too "poppy" and polished, and sought a recorded sound for the album that resembled the band's live harder-edged performances.

Generation X is made up of people born during the early 60s up until the early 80s while Generation Y are ones born during the early part of the 80s up until the early 2000s. It is this article’s goal to lay out the differences between Generations X and Y. Contents. 3 Generation X vs Generation Y. Summary Table. Generation X. Generation Y. Born early 1960s to eartly 80s. Early part of the 80s to early 2000s.

Generation X (4) ‎– Generation X. Label: Chrysalis ‎– CHR 1169. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Top opening. Initial copies issued on gradient blue Chrysalis labels in a card picture sleeve opening at the top, some with a printed 'obi' style horizontal strip stating 'The debut album from Generation X' on the front and with a track listing on rear. Later pressings were issued in a side opening sleeve. Produced for Marlin Music Limited Recorded at TW Studios, Fulham Mixed at Advision Equipment Slouch Management for Mightyworth Limited No session musicians First published in the . by Chrysalis Records Limited 1978.

Tracklist

A1 From The Heart 2:14
A2 One Hundred Punks 3:10
A3 Listen 3:30
A4 Ready Steady Go 3:03
A5 Kleenex 2:25
A6 Promises Promises 5:30
B1 Day By Day 2:04
B2 The Invisible Man 3:00
B3 Kiss Me Deadly 4:24
B4 Too Personal 2:20
B5 Youth Youth Youth 6:15

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – Festival Records Pty. Ltd.
  • Manufactured By – Festival Records Pty. Ltd.
  • Produced For – Marlin Music Limited
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Chrysalis Records Ltd.
  • Made By – Festival Records Pty. Ltd.
  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Recorded At – T.W. Studios
  • Mixed At – Advision Studios

Credits

  • Art Direction – Peter Wagg
  • Artwork [Color Prints] – Gill Calvin
  • Drums, Vocals – Mark Laff
  • Engineer – Alan Winstanley
  • Guitar, Vocals – Bob Andrews*
  • Management – Stewart Joseph
  • Photography By, Design Concept – Gered Mankowitz
  • Producer – Martin Rushent
  • Typography [Front Cover Type] – Geoff Halpin
  • Vocals – Billy Idol
  • Vocals, Bass – Tony James
  • Written-By – Idol*, James*

Notes

Made in Australia by festival Records pty. Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): SMX52313
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): SMX52314

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHR 1169 Generation X Generation X ‎(LP, Album, Top) Chrysalis CHR 1169 UK 1978
SI 998982 Generation X Generation X ‎(CD, Album, RE) Disky SI 998982 Europe 2000
PVT 41169 Generation X Generation X ‎(Cass, Album, RE) Chrysalis PVT 41169 US Unknown
F2 21169 Generation X Generation X ‎(CD, Album, RE) Chrysalis F2 21169 US Unknown
none Generation X Generation X ‎(LP, Album, Pic) Chrysalis none Unknown

Tracklist

1 From The Heart 2:14
2 One Hundred Punks 3:10
3 Listen 3:30
4 Ready Steady Go 3:03
5 Kleenex 2:25
6 Promises Promises 5:30
7 Day By Day 2:04
8 The Invisible Man 3:00
9 Kiss Me Deadly 4:24
10 Too Personal 2:20
11 Youth Youth Youth 6:15

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – EMI
  • Distributed By – EMI

Credits

  • Art Direction – Peter Wagg
  • Artwork [Colour Prints] – Gill Calvin
  • Bass, Vocals – Tony James
  • Drums, Vocals – Mark Laff
  • Engineer – Alan Winstanley
  • Guitar, Vocals – Bob Andrews*
  • Photography By – Gered Mankowitz
  • Producer – Martin Rushent
  • Typography [Front Cover Type] – Geoff Halpin
  • Vocals, Featuring – Billy Idol
  • Written-By – Idol*, James*

Notes

Jewel Case complete dark blue with artist photo sticker at center front

Recorded at TW Studios, Fulham
Mixed at Advision
p & c 1978 Chrysalis Records Ltd.
Made In England

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC 1626
  • Rights Society: BIEM MCPS

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHR 1169 Generation X Generation X ‎(LP, Album, Top) Chrysalis CHR 1169 UK 1978
SI 998982 Generation X Generation X ‎(CD, Album, RE) Disky SI 998982 Europe 2000
PVT 41169 Generation X Generation X ‎(Cass, Album, RE) Chrysalis PVT 41169 US Unknown
F2 21169 Generation X Generation X ‎(CD, Album, RE) Chrysalis F2 21169 US Unknown
none Generation X Generation X ‎(LP, Album, Pic) Chrysalis none Unknown