THE UNDERTONES 'West Bank Songs 1978-1983 A Best Of' 2LP
Limited double white and purple colored vinyl LP pressing in gatefold jacket. 2020 compilation containing 30 tracks, 1978-1983, compiled by the band. The Undertones formed in Derry, Northern Ireland in 1974 and are one of the most successful bands to have emerged from Northern Ireland. Famously championed by John Peel, who's favorite all-time track was 'Teenage Kicks', they released thirteen singles and four studio albums 1978 - 1983, before Sharkey announced his intention to leave in May 1983. The band re-formed in 1999 with singer Paul McLoone, subsequently recorded two new albums and have been touring regularly ever since.