Manual Scan Discography

This is a detailed discography for Manual Scan, with albums followed by EPís, compilations and misc. More details including song chords, lyrics, photos and memorabilia can be found at the Shambles homepage: www.theshambles.net

 

Manual Scan / Albums

 

Info

Songs

1986

1

Hi Lo Records 005

U.K.

 

12Ē Vinyl

Nothing Can Be Everything / And We Still Feel the Same / Ever Any Reason / New Difference / The Bird / Go On Time After Time / Plan Of Action / Donít know where to Start / Yesterdayís Gone / Shape Of Things / Confidence and Love / Man About town / I Want to Hold Your hand / For Those

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1988

Down Lights

Susstones Records

U.S.

 

12Ē Vinyl

Limited to 500 Copies

Same tracks as above

1996

Plan of Action: The Best of Manual Scan

Snap! Records

Spain

 

CD

 

 

Design by Barry Enderwick

All Night Stand / Nothing You Can Do / And We Still Feel The Same / Ever Any Reason / For Those / She Said Itís Late (Long Version) / I Want To Hold Your Hand / Plan Of Action (ITC Version) / New Difference  / Yesterdayís Gone /31968 / I Canít Donít Want To Faster / Confidence And Love  New Song / Come And See Me / Jungle Beat (remake) / Man About Town / Donít Know Where to Start / Nothing Can Be Everything / The Bird (Demo 1) / Shape Of Things ++++Bonus Tracks: Woman (live) / Gloria (live) / Hanky Panky (live) / What Did You Say (demo) / Yesterdayís Gone (demo).

1996

All Night Stand: The Best of Manual Scan

Get Hip Records

U.S.

 

CD

 

Design by Barry Enderwick

Plan of Action / I Can Only Give You Everything / Shape Of Things / Nothing You Can Do / Delve Into Everything / And We Still Feel The  Same / Confidence And Love/New Song / She said itís Late (Long Version) / I Want To Hold Your Hand / All Night Stand / The Bird / Nothing Can be Everything / Ever Any Reason / Itís Alright With Me / Jungle Beat (remake) / Donít Know Where to Start / Anymore / 31968 / New Difference(Remix) / Come see Me ++++++Bonus tracks: Fearless (live acoustic) / I Want To Hold Your Hand (demo) / Donít Know Where To start (live acoustic) / the Bird (demo 2)

1998

Plan of Action: The Best of Manual Scan

Snap! Records

Spain

 

CD Re-issue with new tray card. Design by Barry Enderwick.

Track listing is the same as 1996 release

 

Manual Scan / CD EP

 

 

Info

Songs

2012

The Pyles Sessions

Mod Archive 001

U.S.

Produced by Alan Sanderson

Recorded live for FM94.9. Art by Justin Turley

Plan of Action

Sheís So Fine

American Way

Nothing Can Be Everything

The Real Me

 

Manual Scan / 7Ē Vinyl EPís

 

 

Info

Songs

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1982

Plan of Action

Dance and Stance Records

Distributed by Faulty Products

U.S.

Nothing You Can Do

American Way

New Difference

Jungle Beat

Anymore

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1989

The Lost Sessions

AKA: Roarr

Get Hip Records

U.S.

 

Green label / black vinyl

All Night Stand

 Come See Me

I Can Only Give You Everything

Itís Alright

1989

The Lost Sessions

AKA: Roarr

Get Hip Records

U.S.

 

 

Blue Vinyl, White Label Promo

Same track listing as previous issue

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1989

Days and Maybes

Susstones Records

U.S.

She Said Itís Late

Of Heart And Soul

And If

 James Bond Theme

 Itís Only Love

For Jamie

 

 

1990

Days and Maybes

Susstones Records

U.S.

 

Limited edition of 200 with oversleeve. Graphics by Jeremiah Byerly

Same track listing as previous issue

2006

Plan of Action

Munster Records

Spain

 

Repro sleeve is better paper than original, Munster logo is on the sleeve and label

Same track listing as previous issue

 

Manual Scan / Cassette

 

Info

Songs

1984

Nothing You Can Do

U.S.

Six track demo sent out for review and shows. Design by David Anderson

 

1991

79 to 89

Blindspot Records / Fan Club Tape

U.S.

 

Artwork by Ed Brubaker

You're No Good (Live 5/89) / For Your Love / What Did I Say. Fearless (Live 1990) / Confidence And Love (Alt) / Plan Of Action (ITC Version) /James Bond Theme / All Night Stand (Live 5/89) / Hey Girl / Woman  (Live 1982) / American Way (1978) / Tonight (1978) / I Want To Hold Your Hand (1984) / Nothing Can Be Everything (Live 11/13/86) / Ziggy Stardust (Live 1990) / Out Of Limits (reh 1989) / I Gotta Move (reh 1989) / Round And Round (Live 1986) / Bang A Gong (Live 1986)

 

Manual Scan / Vinyl Compilations

 

Info

Song

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1985

The Cutting Edge

Razor Records

U.K.

12Ē Vinyl LP

 

Plus Squire, Purple Hearts, The Risk, The Blades, Beat Direction, 5:30 etc.

Jungle Beat í85  

 

 

 

 

1986

American Heart and Soul

Hi Lo Records

U.K.

12Ē Vinyl LP

 

Plus Mod Fun, Modest Proposal, The Key, Jaywalkers, the Nashville Ramblers, The Rumble, Lost Patrol. Graphics by Paul Bevoir.

New Song

1985

The Phase III Mod Bands

Unicorn Records

U.K.

 

 

7Ē Vinyl EP

 

Plus the Pictures, City Motions and XL

31968

2010

Idealistic Youth

Sweden

12Ē Vinyl LP

 

Plus the Commoners, The Key, The Question, The Patterns, The Idea, Chardon Square, The Jetz, Start, The Corsairs, The Howling Dogs

Nothing You Can Do

 

Manual Scan / Flexi Disc

 

 

 

 

1986

In the Crowd #18

Fab Records 4

U.K.

 

With In the Crowd modzine

Plus one song by the Risk.

 

Note wrong song title

And We Still Feel The Same  Plan Of Action

Some copies of the flexi were mailed in a plastic sleeve, with a backing sheet (left). The image on the right is the backing sheet for a proposed second flexi with the Second Generation, for the same modzine, that ultimately didnít happen.

 

 

Manual Scan / CD Compilations

 

Info

Songs

1994

The Cutting Edge

Jimco

Japan

Jungle Beat Ď85

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1997

Itís A Mod, Mod World

Antenna

U.K.

 

Plus the Jetset, The Nashville Ramblers, The Key, Mod Fun, Squire, Lost Patrol, Beat Direction, Modest Proposal, The Rumble, The J-Walkers

New Song

Confidence and Love

New Difference

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1998

This is Mod Volume 6

Cherry Red

U.K.

 

Plus: Start, The Edseyís, The Question, Chardon Square, Modest Proposal

American Way

New Difference

Anymore

Jungle Beat

Nothing You Can Do

1999

The Cutting Edge

Rhythm Vicar Preach 035

U.K.

 

Jungle Beat Ď85

2001

Echoes of the Kinks Volume 2

U.S.

 

 

Plus the Romantics, The Beat Farmers, The Pretenders, The Knack, Van Halen, The Jam, The Cascades, Chocolate Watchband, Chesterfield Kings, Lyres etc

All Night Stand

2001

San Diego: Yesterday & Today

SDMA

U.S.

 

2001 San Diego Music Award giveaway

Plus The Crawdaddyís, A.J. Croce, Private Domain, The Beat Farmers etc

Nothing You Can Do

09/2008

Secret Society Anniversary

U.S.

 

 

Given at Anniversary Event

Come See Me

06/2009

Souvenirs: Little Gems of Pop

Sound Asleep Records WON 001

Sweden

Plus The Reverbs, Choo Choo Train, Hector Penalosa, Jimmy silva, Three hour tour, Action Suits, Pointed Sticks, Flying Color, Erik Voeks etc

She Said Itís Late

09/2010

Yesterday. Today, Tomorrow

Blindspot Records

U.S.

 

Plus Skid Roper, Marie Haddad, Irradio, The Shambles, Spring Collection, Skelpin Mark Decrbo and Four Eyes,  Anna Troy, Dave Humphries etc

Nothing Can Be Everything

The American Way (Live on FM94.9)

01/2011
Heavy Soul Sampler Volume 2

Rowed Out

U.K.

 

With Heavy Soul modzine #5

Sheís So Fine (live on FM94.9)

03/2011

Heavy Soul Sampler Volume 3

Rowed Out

U.K.

 

With Heavy Soul modzine #6

Plan of Action (Live on FM94.9)

 

Manual Scan / Cassette Compilations

10/1987

Voices Green & Purple

Purple Flashes

U.S.

 

 

With Purple Flashes modzine

For Your Love

1978

Cottage Tapes

U.K.

 

 

With Empty Hours modzine

 

02/1988
All Systems Go

Cottage Tapes
U.K.

 

With Empty Hours modzine

Recorded at the Bacchanal, San Diego

Youíre No Good (live)

03/1989

No Dress Restrictions

Cottage Tapes
U.K.

 

With Empty Hours modzine

 

Tonight (demo)

06/1989

Sound Affects In the Underground

Blindspot Records

U.S.

 

 

With Sound Affects modzine

Itís Alright With Me

07/1990

Sound Affects II

Blindspot Records

U.S.

 

 

With Sound Affects modzine

The Bird (demo)

05/1993

That Sounds Like Fun Volume 1

Snap! Records 001

Spain

 

w/ Snap! Magazine

I Canít Donít Want To Faster (demo)

 

01/1996

Pop Kids Are Go!

Safe Records 002

U.S.

 

 

Credited as the Shambles

She Said Itís Late (long version)

 

Manual Scan / A Girl To Kill For

Manual Scanís song ďNothing Can Be EverythingĒ was included in the 1990 Columbia Pictures release, A Girl to Kill For. Here are the various issues of that film. Also includes music from The Seeds etc.

www.imdb.com/title/tt0099663/soundtrack

 

U.S. Videocassette

U.K. Videocassette

Brazil Videocassette

U.S. 2009 Re-Issue

U.S. Laserdisc

U.S. Movie One Sheet Poster