Cooking Vinyl of London announces the international release of



Release date: October 3, 2005

"Doesn't every smart woman like Debbie Harry? There are so many who have followed in her footsteps, that don't hold a candle to her. Debbie did it with style, grace and humour, and never took herself too seriously. That's what makes her stand out among the pretenders to her throne."
Shirley Manson, Garbage

Monday 3rd October sees the release of "Live By Request" by Blondie (COOKCD332).

Blondie is the most commercially successful band to emerge from the much-vaunted punk/new wave movement of the late 70's. During their illustrious career, the band have had six number one singles (Heart of Glass, Sunday Girl, Atomic, Call Me, The Tide Is High, Maria), 6 top ten singles, 2 number one albums (Parallel Lines, Eat To The Beat), and 5 top ten albums in the UK alone. "Live By Request" which was recorded live in New York City on 7th May 2004, features 8 of their hits, alongside some old favourites.

Full track listing as follows:
CD 1. Dreaming
2. Hanging On The Telephone
3. Accidents Never Happen
4. Tide Is High
5. Good Boys
6. Rip Her To Shreds
7. One Way Or Another
8. Rapture
9. X Offender
10. Call Me
11. Union City Blue
12. Heart Of Glass

Bonus Tracks - Not aired in original broadcast:

13. The Dream's Lost On Me (acoustic)
14. (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence, Dear

Blondie will be doing an extensive UK tour in November and December :

Tue 15th Nov CARDIFF, St. David's Hall
Wed 16th Nov PLYMOUTH, Pavilions
Fri 18th Nov BRISTOL, Colston Hall
Sat 19th Nov BOURNEMOUTH, International Centre
Sun 20th Nov BRIGHTON, Brighton Centre
Tue 22nd Nov SOUTHEND, Cliffs Pavillion
Wed 23rd Nov LONDON, Royal Albert Hall
Fri 25th Nov READING, Rivermead
Sat 26th Nov CAMBRIDGE, Corn Exchange
Sun 27th Nov IPSWICH, Regents Theatre
Wed 30th Nov LEICESTER, De Montfort Hall
Thu 1st Dec LIVERPOOL, Philharmonic Hall
Fri 2nd Dec BLACKPOOL, Opera House
Sun 4th Dec ABERDEEN, Music Hall
Mon 5th Dec EDINBURGH, Usher Hall
Wed 7th Dec NEWCASTLE, City Hall
Thu 8th Dec GLASGOW, Armadillo
Fri 9th Dec SHEFFIELD, City Hall
Sun 11th Dec HARROGATE, International Centre
Mon 12th Dec NOTTINGHAM, Royal Centre
Tue 13th Dec BRADFORD, St. Georges Hall
Thu 15th Dec BIRMGINGHAM, N.I.A. Academy
Fri 16th Dec MANCHESTER, Carling Apollo
Wed 21st Dec BELFAST, Waterfront Hall tbc

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