Walking Back to Happiness

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Walking Back to Happiness
Walking Back to Happiness.jpg
Live album by
Released1979
RecordedLive, 1979
GenreSpoken word
LabelEpic
ProducerMartin Hannett
John Cooper Clarke chronology
Disguise in Love
(1978)
Walking Back to Happiness
(1979)
Snap, Crackle & Bop
(1979)

Walking Back to Happiness is the third album by John Cooper Clarke,[1] originally released on 10" clear vinyl in 1979,[2] and long out of print. All tracks were recorded live, with the exception of the final track, "Gimmix", was re-recorded in studio and became a UK top 40 hit that year. The penultimate track refers to The Marble Index a 1969 album by Nico.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by John Cooper Clarke except where noted:
  1. "Gaberdine Angus"
  2. "Majorca"
  3. "Bronze Adonis"
  4. "Spilt Beans"
  5. "Twat"
  6. "The Pest"
  7. "Nothing"
  8. "Limbo"
  9. "Who Stole the Marble Index?"
  10. "Gimmix Play Loud"

Personnel[edit]

with:

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Walking Back to Happiness ". All Music, Retrieved 30 April 2016
  2. ^ "Walking Back To Happiness (1979)". JJC official site; 13 December 2009

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