Walking Back to Happiness

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

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"




  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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