International Hip Swing

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International Hip Swing
Compilation album by various artists
Released 1993
Genre Alternative rock, indie pop, twee pop
Label K Records
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Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

International Hip Swing is a compilation CD released by the label K Records in 1993.[1] It is centered on the alternative rock, indie pop and twee pop genres.

International Hip Swing gathered together a selection of recordings previously released in the series of vinyl 7" EPs entitled International Pop Underground.[2]

Track listing[edit]

The album contains the following twenty songs:[1]

  1. Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet – "Rusty and Rover"
  2. Melody Dog – "Tomorrow's World"
  3. Some Velvet Sidewalk – "Apple"
  4. Thee Headcoats – "Shouldn't Happen To A Dog"
  5. Lois – "Long Time Gone" (The Everly Brothers cover)
  6. Gravel – "Yesterday"
  7. Brief Weeds – "(It's So Hard Not To) Say Hello"
  8. Tiger Trap – "Hiding"
  9. Snuff – "Den Den"
  10. Mecca Normal – "Man Thinks 'Woman'"
  11. Girl Trouble – "Tarantula"
  12. Heavenly – "Escort Crash On Marsten Street"
  13. Unrest – "Yes She Is My Skinhead Girl"
  14. Duck Hunt – "Vacation"
  15. Teenage Fanclub – "Free Again" (Alex Chilton cover)
  16. Cannanes – "No One"
  17. Seaweed – "Deer Trap"
  18. Beat Happening – "Look Around"
  19. Fifth Column – "All Women Are Bitches"
  20. The McTells – "Clean"

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c International Hip Swing at AllMusic
  2. ^ "What is the International Pop Underground?". K Records. 2012. Archived from the original on 20 June 2012. Retrieved 15 June 2012. 

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