Thunder Classics Reissued

323968 Thunder’s classic albums Back Street Symphony and Laughing On Judgement Day are to be reissued in deluxe expanded form on 6 July.

The band’s first two albums have been remastered and expanded by a tonne of extra material, including live tracks, B-Sides and rarities.

Backstreet Symphony, Thunder’s classic debut album, was originally released in March 1990. Now expanded to 2 CDs, it’s bolstered by a number of bonus tracks, including rare studio and live b-sides. It also includes their March 1990 Town & Country Club gig, available in its entirety on CD for the first time. The sleeve also features out takes from the original photo session, memorabilia and a newly written sleevenotes by Classic Rock’s Dave Ling.

257745 Laughing On Judgement Day, Thunder’s classic second album, was originally released in 1992, entering the charts at No.2 (and only kept off the top spot by Kylie Minogue's Greatest Hits!) This expanded edition now includes a bonus CD featuring studio and live b-sides from the album’s now rare and out of print singles.

Here’s the bonus CD contents:

Back Street Symphony
1.   An Englishman On Holiday (Live)
2.   Girl’s Going Out Of Her Head (Live)
3.   Until My Dying Day (Live)
4.   Another Shot Of Love (Live)
5.   Don’t Wait For Me (Live At Donnington)
6.   Backstreet Symphony (Live At Town & Country Club)
7.   She’s So Fine (Live At The Town & Country Club)
8.   Until My Dying Day (Live At Town & Country Club)
9.   Higher Ground  (Live At Town & Country Club)
10.  Don’t Wait For Me  (Live At Town & Country Club)
11.  Fired Up  (Live At Town & Country Club)
12.  Dirty Love  (Live At Town & Country Club)

Laughing On Judgement Day
1.   She’s My Inspiration
2.   With A Little Help From My Friends
3.   Low Life In High Places
4.   Everybody Wants Her
5.   Dirty Love (acoustic version)
6.   Higher Ground (acoustic version)
7.   Like A Satellite (live version)
8.   Gimme Shelter
9.   The Damage Is Done
10.  Higher Ground (Live)
11.  Lazy Sunday (Live)
12.  Bigger Than Both Of Us

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