• DELUXE 8CD BOX SET COMPILING THREE ALBUMS, SINGLES, B-SIDES AND
RARITIES PLUS PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED DEMOS AND TWO COMPLETE AND
PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED LIVE RECORDINGS BY THE HOUSE OF LOVE.
• 139 TRACKS SPANNING THE BAND’S FOUR YEAR SPELL ON FONTANA, INCLUDING MANY NEVER BEFORE ISSUED ON CD.
• 13 PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED TRACKS, RARE FAN CLUB ONLY RELEASES,
OBSCURE COMPILATION APPEARANCES AND PREVIOUSLY UNHEARD LIVE RECORDINGS
• FEATURES THE HIT SINGLES ‘SHINE ON’, ‘THE BEATLES AND THE STONES’,
‘NEVER’, ‘THE GIRL WITH THE LONELIEST EYES’, ‘CRUSH ME’ AND MORE.
PRODUCED IN CONJUNCTION WITH GUY CHADWICK.
SLEEVENOTES INCLUDE NEW INTERVIEW MATERIAL WITH GUY CHADWICK AND
UNSEEN IMAGERY FROM THE HOUSE OF LOVE ARCHIVE COURTESY OF SUZIE GIBBONS.
Following their critically acclaimed Creation Records’ debut, The
House Of Love signed to Fontana and embarked on four years of non-stop
recording and touring that would take them into the mainstream. Produced
in association with founder, frontman and principle songwriter Guy
Chadwick, ‘Burn Down The World’ takes an in-depth look at that period in
the band’s career, both in the studio and onstage.
Featuring countless never before heard demos, lost tracks and live
recordings sourced from Fontana’s archive, alongside rare fan club-only
releases, compilation appearances, promotional versions and tracks never
before available on CD, and accompanied by the thoughts of Guy
Chadwick, ‘Burn Down The World’ sheds new light and insight on a
rollercoaster ride which took House Of Love from indie darlings to
Presented in a deluxe slipcase box, and accompanied by a lavish
booklet, this is a welcome opportunity to revisit in depth the career of
one of the great bands of the proto-Britpop era of the late 1980s and