Now That's What I Call Quite Good

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Now That's What I Call Quite Good
Greatest hits album by The Housemartins
Released 1988
Recorded Various
Genre Indie rock
Length 78:39
Label Go! Discs
Producer Various
The Housemartins chronology
The People Who Grinned Themselves to Death
(1987)
Now That's What I Call Quite Good
(1988)
Live at the BBC
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars link

Now That's What I Call Quite Good was the post-breakup greatest hits album from The Housemartins. It was released in 1988. As well as singles, the compilation includes various album tracks, B-sides and radio session recordings. It includes many humorous liner notes from the band, including New Zealand sales and charts stats, and the song "Caravan of Love".

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Smell Winter" – 3:23
  2. "Bow Down" – 3:01
  3. "Think for a Minute!" – 3:29
  4. "Always Something There to Remind Me" (John Peel Session 4/11/87) – 3:30
  5. "The Mighty Ship" – 1:50
  6. "Sheep" – 2:16
  7. "I'll Be Your Shelter (Just Like a Shelter)" – 4:46
  8. "Five Get Over Excited" – 2:41
  9. "Everyday's the Same" – 2:56
  10. "Build" – 4:48
  11. "Step Outside" – 4:13
  12. "Flag Day" – 3:32
  13. "Happy Hour" – 2:22
  14. "You've Got a Friend" – 3:30
  15. "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother" (Capital Radio Session 13/3/86) – 2:47
  16. "Freedom" (Janice Long Session 6/11/85) – 3:27
  17. "The People Who Grinned Themselves to Death" – 3:30
  18. "Caravan of Love" – 3:39
  19. "The Light Is Always Green" – 3:58
  20. "We're Not Deep" – 2:15
  21. "Me and the Farmer" – 2:54
  22. "Lean on Me" – 4:27
  23. "Drop Down Dead" (John Peel Session 21/7/85) – 3:01
  24. "Hopelessly Devoted to Them" – 2:10