Post-Punk Essentials
Post-Punk Essentials

Post-Punk Essentials

Where safety-pinned anarchy gives way to arty experimentation.

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November 15, 2019
Tracks
#
Song
Artist
Album
Genre
Release date
Ze Records Story 1979 / 2009
1
Hard-Boiled BabeLizzy Mercier DesclouxZe Records Story 1979 / 2009
Lizzy Mercier Descloux
Ze Records Story 1979 / 2009
Indie RockMusicAlternative
1979-01-01
4:24
70s Pop
2
At Home He's a TouristGang of Four70s Pop
Gang of Four
70s Pop
RockMusic
1979-01-01
3:30
The Raincoats
3
Fairytale In the SupermarketThe RaincoatsThe Raincoats
The Raincoats
The Raincoats
АльтернативаМузыкаРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1979-01-01
3:0
Drums and Wires
4
Making Plans for NigelXTCDrums and Wires
XTC
Drums and Wires
РокМузыка
1979-08-17
4:13
X5
5
New Gold Dream (81/82/83/84)Simple MindsX5
Simple Minds
X5
RockMusicAlternativeCollege RockNew WaveAdult AlternativePopPop/Rock
1982-09-01
5:39
Original Remixes & Rarities
6
Being Boiled (Travelogue Version)The Human LeagueOriginal Remixes & Rarities
The Human League
Original Remixes & Rarities
ПопМузыкаТанцевальнаяРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхПоп/рокАльтернативаНовая волна
2005-11-07
4:18
Balearic Rock
7
Requiem (Remastered)Killing JokeBalearic Rock
Killing Joke
Balearic Rock
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1992-09-18
3:44
The Flying Lizards
8
MoneyThe Flying LizardsThe Flying Lizards
The Flying Lizards
The Flying Lizards
DanceMusic
1979-01-01
5:38
The Compact XTC
9
Generals and MajorsXTCThe Compact XTC
XTC
The Compact XTC
RockMusic
2003-03-03
3:42
Out Come the Freaks! - An Island Post Punk Anthology
10
Typical GirlsThe SlitsOut Come the Freaks! - An Island Post Punk Anthology
The Slits
Out Come the Freaks! - An Island Post Punk Anthology
РокМузыкаПоп-музыка
1979-09-07
3:54
The Best of Durutti Column
11
Sketch for a SummerThe Durutti ColumnThe Best of Durutti Column
The Durutti Column
The Best of Durutti Column
АльтернативаМузыка
1980-01-01
2:58
Unknown Pleasures (Remastered)
12
She's Lost ControlJoy DivisionUnknown Pleasures (Remastered)
Joy Division
Unknown Pleasures (Remastered)
Альтернативная музыкаМузыкаРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1979-06-15
3:57
Singles
13
CeremonyNew OrderSingles
New Order
Singles
PopMusic
2005-12-06
4:38
Live 1981-82
14
Release the BatsThe Birthday PartyLive 1981-82
The Birthday Party
Live 1981-82
РокМузыка
1999-04-20
3:5
Garlands
15
Wax and WaneCocteau TwinsGarlands
Cocteau Twins
Garlands
AlternativeMusic
1982-09-01
4:4
Head Over Heels
16
Sugar HiccupCocteau TwinsHead Over Heels
Cocteau Twins
Head Over Heels
AlternativeMusic
1983-10-31
3:42
Heaven Up Here (Deluxe Version)
17
A PromiseEcho & The BunnymenHeaven Up Here (Deluxe Version)
Echo & The Bunnymen
Heaven Up Here (Deluxe Version)
RockMusicAdult AlternativePsychedelicAlternativeCollege Rock
1981-05-30
4:3
80 Hits of the 80s
18
The Killing MoonEcho & The Bunnymen80 Hits of the 80s
Echo & The Bunnymen
80 Hits of the 80s
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1984-01-20
5:48
Stepping Out of Line: The Anthology
19
You (EP Version)Au PairsStepping Out of Line: The Anthology
Au Pairs
Stepping Out of Line: The Anthology
RockMusic
1979-01-01
2:49
Grotesque (After the Gramme) [Expanded Edition]
20
Totally WiredThe FallGrotesque (After the Gramme) [Expanded Edition]
The Fall
Grotesque (After the Gramme) [Expanded Edition]
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1980-11-01
3:25
The Taste of TG (A Beginner's Guide to the Music of Throbbing Gristle)
21
Hamburger LadyThrobbing GristleThe Taste of TG (A Beginner's Guide to the Music of Throbbing Gristle)
Throbbing Gristle
The Taste of TG (A Beginner's Guide to the Music of Throbbing Gristle)
AlternativeMusicElectronic
2004-05-18
4:9
Electrospective
22
Warm LeatheretteThe NormalElectrospective
The Normal
Electrospective
ElectronicMusic
1978-01-01
3:23
The Living Legends
23
Nag, Nag, NagCabaret VoltaireThe Living Legends
Cabaret Voltaire
The Living Legends
Электронная музыкаМузыка
1979-01-01
4:41
From Her to Eternity (2009 Remastered Version)
24
From Her to Eternity (2009 Remastered Edition)Nick Cave & The Bad SeedsFrom Her to Eternity (2009 Remastered Version)
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
From Her to Eternity (2009 Remastered Version)
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1984-06-01
5:35
The Best Of...
25
Hong Kong GardenSiouxsie & The BansheesThe Best Of...
Siouxsie & The Banshees
The Best Of...
РокМузыка
1978-08-18
2:53
The Scream (Deluxe)
26
The Staircase (Mystery)Siouxsie & The BansheesThe Scream (Deluxe)
Siouxsie & The Banshees
The Scream (Deluxe)
РокМузыка
1979-03-23
3:14
Hits Back
27
The Guns of BrixtonThe ClashHits Back
The Clash
Hits Back
PunkMusicAlternative
1979-12-14
3:9
Hits Back
28
BankrobberThe ClashHits Back
The Clash
Hits Back
PunkMusicAlternativeRockRock & RollPopPop/RockHard Rock
1980-08-08
4:34
80s Pop Party
29
There There My DearDexys Midnight Runners80s Pop Party
Dexys Midnight Runners
80s Pop Party
РокМузыка
1980-07-01
3:32
154
30
Two People In a Room (2006 Remastered Version)Wire154
Wire
154
RockMusic
1979-09-01
2:10
Chairs Missing
31
I Am the Fly (2006 Remastered Version)WireChairs Missing
Wire
Chairs Missing
PopMusic
1978-01-01
3:9
The Best of 2 Tone
32
Ghost TownThe SpecialsThe Best of 2 Tone
The Specials
The Best of 2 Tone
Поп-музыкаМузыка
2000-08-21
3:39
Bauhaus - 1979-1983 Volume One
33
Bela Lugosi's DeadBauhausBauhaus - 1979-1983 Volume One
Bauhaus
Bauhaus - 1979-1983 Volume One
Альтернативная музыкаМузыка
9:37
The Essential Adam Ant
34
Stand and DeliverAdam & The AntsThe Essential Adam Ant
Adam & The Ants
The Essential Adam Ant
PopMusicRockAdult AlternativeAlternativeNew WavePop/Rock
1990-10-23
3:33
Soul Jazz Records Presents New York Noise: Dance Music from the New York Underground 1977-1982
35
Helen ForsdaleMarsSoul Jazz Records Presents New York Noise: Dance Music from the New York Underground 1977-1982
Mars
Soul Jazz Records Presents New York Noise: Dance Music from the New York Underground 1977-1982
DanceMusicAlternativePunk
2003-06-30
2:30
Entomology
36
Sorry for LaughingJosef KEntomology
Josef K
Entomology
RockMusicAlternativeNew WaveAdult Alternative
1981-01-05
2:59
Colossal Youth
37
Credit In the Straight WorldYoung Marble GiantsColossal Youth
Young Marble Giants
Colossal Youth
АльтернативаМузыкаНовая волнаРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхПопПоп/рок
1980-02-01
2:29
Optimo - EP
38
OptimoLiquid LiquidOptimo - EP
Liquid Liquid
Optimo - EP
DanceMusicClassicalElectronic
1983-01-01
2:43
Coals to Newcastle
39
Falling and LaughingOrange JuiceCoals to Newcastle
Orange Juice
Coals to Newcastle
Альтернативная музыкаМузыка
1980-02-01
3:51
Coals to Newcastle
40
Rip It UpOrange JuiceCoals to Newcastle
Orange Juice
Coals to Newcastle
Альтернативная музыкаМузыка
1982-11-01
5:20
Twenty Odd Years
41
Empty ShellSubway SectTwenty Odd Years
Subway Sect
Twenty Odd Years
Альтернативная музыкаМузыкаРокПанк
1980-04-01
3:52
Esg
42
UfoESGEsg
ESG
Esg
RockMusicR&B/SoulFunkHip-Hop/RapAlternative RapDance
1991-10-23
2:57
Volume 1 (Dr Heckle & Mr Jive)
43
Papas Got a Brand New Pigbag (7" Version)PigbagVolume 1 (Dr Heckle & Mr Jive)
Pigbag
Volume 1 (Dr Heckle & Mr Jive)
РокМузыка
1981-01-01
3:35
The Moody - EP
44
MoodyESGThe Moody - EP
ESG
The Moody - EP
РокМузыка
1991-10-23
2:49
Total
45
Blue MondayNew OrderTotal
New Order
Total
AlternativeMusic
1983-03-07
7:29
The World Won't Listen
46
Shoplifters of the World UniteThe SmithsThe World Won't Listen
The Smiths
The World Won't Listen
РокМузыкаПоп-музыкаПоп/рокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхАльтернативная музыкаКолледж-рок
1987-01-26
2:57
Complete
47
This Charming ManThe SmithsComplete
The Smiths
Complete
RockMusicPopPop/RockAlternativeCollege RockAdult Alternative
1984-02-20
2:43
Substance
48
Love Will Tear Us Apart (2010 Remastered Version)Joy DivisionSubstance
Joy Division
Substance
РокМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаПанк
1980-04-01
3:26
"Fame" (Jon Savage's Secret History of Post-Punk 1978-81)
49
A New Kind of Water (Edit)This Heat"Fame" (Jon Savage's Secret History of Post-Punk 1978-81)
This Heat
"Fame" (Jon Savage's Secret History of Post-Punk 1978-81)
AlternativeMusic
1981-09-01
5:5
Early
50
Skank Bloc BolognaScritti PolittiEarly
Scritti Politti
Early
AlternativeMusicRockAdult AlternativePopPop/Rock
1978-11-01
5:54
High Land, Hard Rain
51
ObliviousAztec CameraHigh Land, Hard Rain
Aztec Camera
High Land, Hard Rain
Singer/SongwriterMusic
1983-04-19
3:12
Floored Genius: The Best of Julian Cope and the Teardrop Explodes (1979-91)
52
RewardThe Teardrop ExplodesFloored Genius: The Best of Julian Cope and the Teardrop Explodes (1979-91)
The Teardrop Explodes
Floored Genius: The Best of Julian Cope and the Teardrop Explodes (1979-91)
RockMusicRock & RollAlternativeCollege RockPsychedelicPopPop/RockIndie RockAdult AlternativeBritpopProg-Rock/Art Rock
1980-10-10
2:42
Rebellious Jukebox
53
The ClassicalThe FallRebellious Jukebox
The Fall
Rebellious Jukebox
AlternativeMusicRockAdult AlternativeCollege Rock
2007-01-01
5:15
Urban Gamelan
54
Coup (12" Version)23 SkidooUrban Gamelan
23 Skidoo
Urban Gamelan
Альтернативная музыкаМузыкаКлассическая музыкаЭлектронная музыкаИндастриалРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1984-01-01
4:13
Boy
55
I Will FollowU2Boy
U2
Boy
РокМузыка
1980-10-20
3:37
War
56
Two Hearts Beat As OneU2War
U2
War
РокМузыка
1983-02-28
4:3
Cut (Deluxe Edition)
57
In the Beginning, There Was Rhythm (Early Version)The SlitsCut (Deluxe Edition)
The Slits
Cut (Deluxe Edition)
РокМузыкаАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1979-01-01
5:52
Sound Affects (Deluxe Version)
58
Start! (Demo Version)The JamSound Affects (Deluxe Version)
The Jam
Sound Affects (Deluxe Version)
РокМузыка
1980-11-28
2:15
Acr:Set
59
Do the Du (Casse)A Certain RatioAcr:Set
A Certain Ratio
Acr:Set
АльтернативаМузыка
2018-10-12
2:50
Sextet
60
Knife Slits WaterA Certain RatioSextet
A Certain Ratio
Sextet
AlternativeMusic
1982-01-01
7:34
The Modern Dance
61
Non-Alignment PactPere UbuThe Modern Dance
Pere Ubu
The Modern Dance
AlternativeMusicRockProg-Rock/Art RockPunkAdult AlternativeIndie Rock
1978-01-01
3:18
Teenage (Original Soundtrack)
62
KateChandraTeenage (Original Soundtrack)
Chandra
Teenage (Original Soundtrack)
СаундтрекиМузыка
1980-01-01
5:49
Live
63
Cool (Live)PylonLive
Pylon
Live
AlternativeMusicRock
2016-07-25
3:9
Cabinet of Curiosities
64
She Is Beyond Good and Evil (Original Alternative Version)The Pop GroupCabinet of Curiosities
The Pop Group
Cabinet of Curiosities
АльтернативаМузыкаРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхПрог-рок/Арт-рок
2014-10-20
3:24
Sulk
65
Party Fears TwoThe AssociatesSulk
The Associates
Sulk
РокМузыка
1982-05-14
5:35
Hungry Beat
66
CandyskinFire EnginesHungry Beat
Fire Engines
Hungry Beat
РокМузыкаАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1981-01-01
2:52
Heaven & Hell
67
Where Were YouMekonsHeaven & Hell
Mekons
Heaven & Hell
RockMusicAlternative
2004-01-01
2:40
International Rescue
68
Let's Build a CarSwell MapsInternational Rescue
Swell Maps
International Rescue
РокМузыкаАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1979-01-01
3:1
Boom in the Night
69
Too Many CreepsBush TetrasBoom in the Night
Bush Tetras
Boom in the Night
RockMusicAlternative
1980-09-01
4:2
Soul Exorcism Redux
70
Contort YourselfJames Chance & the ContortionsSoul Exorcism Redux
James Chance & the Contortions
Soul Exorcism Redux
Альтернативная музыкаМузыкаРокДжаз
2007-01-01
4:16
Crazy Rhythms
71
The Boy With the Perpetual NervousnessThe FeeliesCrazy Rhythms
The Feelies
Crazy Rhythms
RockMusicAlternativeCollege RockAdult AlternativeIndie Rock
1980-04-01
5:10
Half Machine Lip Moves / Alien Soundtracks
72
Abstract NymphoChromeHalf Machine Lip Moves / Alien Soundtracks
Chrome
Half Machine Lip Moves / Alien Soundtracks
RockMusicClassicalModern EraProg-Rock/Art RockAdult AlternativeElectronicIndustrial
1979-03-15
3:35
Born Innocent
73
Burn-OutRedd KrossBorn Innocent
Redd Kross
Born Innocent
AlternativeMusicPunkIndie RockRockAdult AlternativeMetal
1982-01-01
1:24
Starfish
74
ReptileThe ChurchStarfish
The Church
Starfish
AlternativeMusicCollege RockRockPsychedelicAdult Alternative
1988-02-16
4:55
The Definitive Collection
75
Your LifeKonkThe Definitive Collection
Konk
The Definitive Collection
DanceMusicLatino
2008-01-11
7:26
Three Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
76
Boys Don't Cry (Single Version)The CureThree Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
The Cure
Three Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
RockMusicAlternativeGoth RockAdult Alternative
1979-06-01
2:37
Three Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
77
10:15 Saturday NightThe CureThree Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
The Cure
Three Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
RockMusicAlternativeGoth RockAdult Alternative
1979-05-08
3:42
Confusion Is Sex / Kill Yr. Idols
78
Kill Yr. IdolsSonic YouthConfusion Is Sex / Kill Yr. Idols
Sonic Youth
Confusion Is Sex / Kill Yr. Idols
AlternativeMusicRockIndie RockAdult AlternativeProg-Rock/Art Rock
1983-10-01
2:51
Colour Collection
79
NightclubbingGrace JonesColour Collection
Grace Jones
Colour Collection
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1981-01-01
5:4
Liliput
80
NiceKleenexLiliput
Kleenex
Liliput
РокМузыкаАльтернативаПанкАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхПоп
1978-01-01
2:27
Singles and Sessions 1979-1981
81
Mind Your Own BusinessDelta 5Singles and Sessions 1979-1981
Delta 5
Singles and Sessions 1979-1981
РокМузыкаПопАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхАльтернативаНовая волна
1979-09-01
3:13
Signals, Calls and Marches (Remastered)
82
Academy Fight SongMission of BurmaSignals, Calls and Marches (Remastered)
Mission of Burma
Signals, Calls and Marches (Remastered)
AlternativeMusicRockPunkAdult AlternativeIndie Rock
1981-07-04
3:9
I Just Can't Stop It (Remastered)
83
Mirror In the BathroomThe English BeatI Just Can't Stop It (Remastered)
The English Beat
I Just Can't Stop It (Remastered)
AlternativeMusic
1980-05-01
3:10
Hex Sex - The Singles Pt. 1
84
Roman P.Psychic TVHex Sex - The Singles Pt. 1
Psychic TV
Hex Sex - The Singles Pt. 1
AlternativeMusicDanceHouseElectronicIndustrialClassicalRockAdult AlternativeProg-Rock/Art Rock
1994-01-01
3:53
Greatest Hits
85
(I Can't Get No) SatisfactionDevoGreatest Hits
Devo
Greatest Hits
New WaveMusicAlternativeRockAdult AlternativePunkCollege Rock
1978-08-28
2:40
Total Madness - The Very Best of Madness
86
One Step BeyondMadnessTotal Madness - The Very Best of Madness
Madness
Total Madness - The Very Best of Madness
RockMusicAlternativePopPop/RockNew WaveReggaeSka
1997-01-01
3:32
Second Edition
87
Swan LakePublic Image Ltd.Second Edition
Public Image Ltd.
Second Edition
RockMusicAlternativeProg-Rock/Art RockAdult Alternative
1979-11-01
4:13
Second Edition
88
CareeringPublic Image Ltd.Second Edition
Public Image Ltd.
Second Edition
RockMusicAlternativeProg-Rock/Art RockAdult Alternative
1979-11-01
4:34
1981
89
Wordy RappinghoodTom Tom Club1981
Tom Tom Club
1981
PopMusic
1981-02-17
6:27
Tom Tom Club
90
Genius of LoveTom Tom ClubTom Tom Club
Tom Tom Club
Tom Tom Club
PopMusicAlternativeNew WaveCollege RockR&B/Soul
1981-10-01
5:34
Remain In Light (Deluxe Version)
91
Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)Talking HeadsRemain In Light (Deluxe Version)
Talking Heads
Remain In Light (Deluxe Version)
АльтернативаМузыкаНовая волнаПанкРокСтадионный рокПрог-рок/Арт-рокКолледж-рокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхПопПоп/рок
1980-10-08
5:49
Remain In Light (Deluxe Version)
92
Crosseyed and PainlessTalking HeadsRemain In Light (Deluxe Version)
Talking Heads
Remain In Light (Deluxe Version)
Альтернативная музыкаМузыкаНовая волнаПанкРокСтадионный рокПрог-рок/Арт-рокКолледж-рокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхПоп-музыкаПоп/рок
1980-10-08
4:45
Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! (Deluxe Version) [Remastered]
93
MongoloidDevoQ: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! (Deluxe Version) [Remastered]
Devo
Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! (Deluxe Version) [Remastered]
New WaveMusicAlternativeRockAdult AlternativePunkIndie Rock
1977-02-01
3:44
The B-52's
94
Rock LobsterThe B-52'sThe B-52's
The B-52's
The B-52's
PopMusic
1979-07-06
6:52
Time Capsule
95
52 GirlsThe B-52'sTime Capsule
The B-52's
Time Capsule
PopMusicRockAdult AlternativeAlternativeNew WaveCollege RockPop/Rock
1979-07-06
3:35
Murmur
96
Radio Free EuropeR.E.M.Murmur
R.E.M.
Murmur
Поп-музыкаМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаИнди-рокРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхКолледж-рок
1983-04-12
4:4
Murmur (Deluxe Edition)
97
LaughingR.E.M.Murmur (Deluxe Edition)
R.E.M.
Murmur (Deluxe Edition)
RockMusicAlternativeCollege RockIndie RockAdult Alternative
1983-04-12
3:57
The Sky’s Gone Out
98
Third UncleBauhausThe Sky’s Gone Out
Bauhaus
The Sky’s Gone Out
RockMusic
1982-10-19
5:17