Discography

the jam

Direction, Reaction, Creation

1997

'Direction, Reaction, Creation' is an anthology of The Jam tracks, released in 1997. Featured in this career spanning set was a 5th disc of rare and unreleased demo and alternate versions

  • Disc 1
    1. In the City
    2. Takin' My Love
    3. Art School
    4. I've Changed My Address
    5. Slow Down
    6. I Got By in Time
    7. Away from the Numbers
    8. Batman Theme
    9. Sounds from the Street
    10. Non-Stop Dancing
    11. Time for Truth
    12. Bricks and Mortar
    13. All Around the World
    14. Carnaby Street
    15. The Modern World (Album Version)
    16. London Traffic
    17. Standards
    18. Life from a Window
    19. The Combine
    20. Don't Tell Them You're Sane
    21. In the Street Today
    22. London Girl
    23. I Need You (For Someone)
    24. Here Comes the Weekend
    25. Tonight at Noon
    26. In the Midnight Hour

    Disc 2
    1. News of the World
    2. Aunties and Uncles (Impulsive Youths)
    3. Innocent Man
    4. David Watts (Album Version)
    5. 'A' Bomb in Wardour Street (Album Version)
    6. Down in the Tube Station at Midnight (Album Version)
    7. So Sad About Us
    8. The Night
    9. All Mod Cons
    10. To Be Someone (Didn't We Have A Nice Time)
    11. Mr. Clean
    12. English Rose
    13. In the Crowd
    14. Billy Hunt
    15. It's Too Bad
    16. Fly
    17. The Place I Love
    18. Strange Town
    19. The Butterfly Collector
    20. When You're Young
    21. Smithers-Jones (Single Version)
    22. The Eton Rifles (Album Version)
    23. See-Saw

    Disc 3
    1. Girl on the Phone
    2. Thick as Thieves
    3. Private Hell
    4. Little Boy Soldiers
    5. Wasteland
    6. Burning Sky
    7. Smithers-Jones (Setting Sons Version)
    8. Saturday's Kids
    9. Heat Wave
    10. Going Underground
    11. The Dreams Of Children
    12. Start! (Album Version)
    13. Liza Radley
    14. Pretty Green
    15. Monday
    16. But I'm Different Now
    17. Set the House Ablaze
    18. That's Entertainment
    19. Dream Time
    20. Man in the Corner Shop
    21. Music for the Last Couple
    22. Boy About Town
    23. Scrape Away

    Disc 4
    1. Funeral Pyre
    2. Disguises
    3. Absolute Beginners
    4. Tales from the Riverbank
    5. Town Called Malice
    6. Precious (12 Version)
    7. Happy Together
    8. Ghosts
    9. Just Who Is the 5 O'Clock Hero?
    10. Trans-Global Express
    11. Running on the Spot
    12. Circus
    13. The Planner's Dream Goes Wrong
    14. Carnation
    15. The Gift
    16. The Great Depression
    17. The Bitterest Pill (I Ever Had to Swallow)
    18. Pity Poor Alfie/Fever
    19. Beat Surrender
    20. Shopping
    21. Move On Up
    22. Stoned Out of My Mind
    23. War

    Disc 5
    1. In the City (8-track Polydor Band Demo)
    2. Time for Truth (8-track Polydor Band Demo)
    3. Sounds from the Street (8-track Polydor Band Demo)
    4. So Sad About Us (Band Demo)
    5. Worlds Apart (Demo)
    6. Billy Hunt (Alternative Version)
    7. It's Too Bad (Band Demo)
    8. To Be Someone (Band Demo)
    9. David Watts (Band Demo)
    10. Best of Both Worlds (Band Demo)
    11. That's Entertainment (Band Demo)
    12. Rain (Demo)
    13. Dream Time (Demo)
    14. Dead End Street (Demo)
    15. Stand By Me (Demo)
    16. Every Little Bit Hurts (Demo)
    17. Tales from the Riverbank (Alternate Version)
    18. Walking in Heaven's Sunshine (Demo)
    19. Precious (Demo)
    20. Pity Poor Alfie (Swing Version)
    21. The Bitterest Pill (I Ever Had to Swallow) (First Version)
    22. A Solid Bond In Your Heart (Band Demo)