C86 Getting Expanded Reissue
It has been reported that the famed Rough Trade-released, NME-compiled indie-pop cassette tape compilation C86 is getting an expanded reissue on 2xCD via Cherry Red Records. According to the Facebook page for Cherry Red indie-pop compilation Scared To Get Happy, the tape’s original curator Neil Taylor has picked out the tracks for the new edition and will provide an annotated tracklist for the release, as well. While the lineup for the reissue has yet to be announced, the original tape boasted artists like Primal Scream, the Wedding Present, and Pastels, among others. You can receive updates on its release, which is slated for 2014, by following the Facebook page here. Take a listen to Primal Scream’s “Velocity Girl,” the original cassette’s opening track, below.