PAUL DRAPER ANNOUNCES 'SPOOKY ACTION: Special Tour Edition' with extra disc 'Live at Scala (21/9/17)'
Paul Draper has announced details of a special edition of his debut album Spooky Action. The two CD set features the original album alongside a disc capturing Paul’s triumphant headline show at London’s Scala (recorded on 21st September 2017). The gig was part of a sell-out solo tour, Paul’s first live shows since Mansun stopped touring in 2002. The gig featured tracks from Spooky Action (featured in the Prog, Louder than War and Guardian writers end of year charts - “the perfect confection for the later days of the 2010s” Record Collector 5*,), his solo EPs and Mansun’s Attack of the Grey Lanternand Little Kix. The entire gig has been mixed by Paul’s long time collaborator P Dub.
Live at Scala features:
1. The Silence is Deafening
2. Don’t You Wait, It Might Never Come
3. No Ideas
4. Feeling My Heart Run Slow
5. Things People Want
7. Friends Make The Worst Enemies
8. Grey House
9. Who’s Wearing The Trousers
10. I Can Only Disappoint U
11. Wide Open Space
12. Don’t Poke The Bear
Spooky Action & Live at Scala will be available as a 2CD set on Kscope on 16th February 2018. A single disc of the live album will be available from independent shops and a very limited signed 2 x 12” vinyl edition will be sold exclusively on Paul’s forthcoming UK tour dates. At those shows, Paul and his band will play a set of solo material before performing Mansun’s classic debut Attack of the Grey Lantern in full for the first time ever on the 21st anniversary of its release. The dates are: