This browser doesn't support Spotify Web Player. Switch browsers or download Spotify for your desktop.

Hit Factories: A Journey Through the Industrial Cities of British Pop

By Karl Whitney

Music from the many cities covered by my book Hit Factories: A Journey Through the Industrial Cities of British Pop, published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson.

65 songs

  1. 1.
    2:550:30
  2. 2.
    The Worst Band In The World10ccSheet Music
    2:500:30
  3. 3.
    Love Vigilantes - 2015 RemasterNew OrderLow-life
    4:190:30
  4. 4.
    Sons Of The StageWorld Of TwistQuality Street
    5:090:30
  5. 5.
    4:430:30
  6. 6.
    Lazyitis - Remastered VersionHappy MondaysBummed (Collector's Edition)
    2:490:30
  7. 7.
    I Love How You Love MeBilly FuryI Will Play It Cool
    2:150:30
  8. 8.
    Anyone Who Had a Heart - 2003 RemasterCilla BlackBeginnings
    2:510:30
  9. 9.
    Eleanor Rigby - Remastered 2009The BeatlesRevolver (Remastered)
    2:060:30
  10. 10.
    Strawberry Fields Forever - Remastered 2009The BeatlesThe Beatles 1967 - 1970 (Remastered)
    4:080:30
  11. 11.
    Penny Lane - Remastered 2009The BeatlesThe Beatles 1967 - 1970 (Remastered)
    3:010:30
  12. 12.
    6:330:30
  13. 13.
    Club-A-Go-GoThe AnimalsA's B's & EP's
    2:220:30
  14. 14.
    Don't Let Me Be MisunderstoodThe AnimalsAnimal Tracks
    2:290:30
  15. 15.
    Virginia PlainRoxy MusicRoxy Music
    2:580:30
  16. 16.
    In League with Satan - 7" VersionVenomWelcome to Hell
    3:310:30
  17. 17.
    Come out 2 NiteKenickieAt The Club
    1:580:30
  18. 18.
    Substitute - Remixed Live At Leeds VersionThe WhoLive At Leeds (25th Anniversary Edition)
    2:520:30
  19. 19.
    2:490:30
  20. 20.
    At Home He's a TouristGang Of FourAlternative Rock Box
    3:300:30
  21. 21.
    Skank Bloc BolognaScritti PolittiEarly
    5:540:30
  22. 22.
    5:030:30
  23. 23.
    4:010:30
  24. 24.
    Being Boiled - Fast Version / 2003 Digital RemasterThe Human LeagueReproduction
    3:540:30
  25. 25.
    Don't You Want MeThe Human LeagueDare!
    3:560:30
  26. 26.
    Penthouse And Pavement - Remastered 2006Heaven 17, John PotokerPenthouse And Pavement
    6:230:30
  27. 27.
    Tears Are Not Enough - 7" VersionABCThe Lexicon Of Love (Deluxe Edition)
    3:350:30
  28. 28.
    O.U. (Gone, Gone) - 12" MixPulp, Ed BullerIntro: The Gift Recordings
    3:440:30
  29. 29.
    8:320:30
  30. 30.
    7:130:30

More by Karl Whitney

More Karl Whitney

Listen to Hit Factories: A Journey Through the Industrial Cities of British Pop now.

Listen to Hit Factories: A Journey Through the Industrial Cities of British Pop in full in the Spotify app