Format: CD
Rel. Date: 11/11/2022
UPC: 5013929185135

Essential Jim Bob (Uk)
Artist: Jim Bob
Format: CD


1. 020 WTF!
2. Dream Come True
3. If It Ain't Broke
4. Where's the Backdoor, Steve?
5. The Man Behind the Counter of the Science Fiction Superstore
6. The Revenge of the School Bullied
7. Battling the Bottle (Fighting the Flab, at War with the World)
8. Victim (Jim Bob Sings Again Piano Version)
9. The Summer of No Touching
10. Another Day at the Office
11. Kidstrike!
12. Coach a: Seat 21
13. Jo's Got Papercuts
14. Our Heroes
15. Johnny Cash (Jim Bob Sings Again Piano Version)
16. My New Walk
17. The Loneliest Elephant in the World
18. Song for the Unsung
19. Cartoon Dad
20. #Thoughtsandprayers
21. Angelstrike!

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A 21-song, double-CD collection of classic Jim Bob songs (also available on double-vinyl). Eighteen years' worth of essential Jim Bob, including bangers from the albums 'A Humpty Dumpty Thing', 'Goffam', 'What I Think About When I Think About You', 'Sing it Again Jim Bob' and his two recent top 40 albums 'Pop Up Jim Bob' and 'Who Do We Hate Today'. With artwork by Mark Reynolds' that doubles as a 'find the hidden songs in the pictures' game. As singer with Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine Jim Bob had 14 top 40 singles, four top ten albums (including a number one). They toured the world, headlined Glastonbury and in 2007, ten years after initially splitting, they reformed for a series of huge, sold out shows. He has released 12 solo albums, written songs for Ian Dury and for a Barbican production of Mark Ravenhill's Dick Whittington And His Cat. He made his Edinburgh Fringe debut in the Ward and White musical 'Gutted, A Revenger's Musical', his autobiography 'Goodnight Jim Bob - On The Road With Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine' was published to critical acclaim in 2004 and the sequel 'Jim Bob from Carter' followed in 2019 to tons more praise. He has written six novels, translated into eight different languages and in 2015 his fourth novel Frank Derrick's Holiday of a Lifetime won the 'Best Older Person's Character in a Book, Film, TV or Radio Drama' in Gransnet's Older People in the Media Awards. His fifth and six novels, 'A Godawful Small Affair'/b/w 'Harvey King Unboxes His Family' were published together in March 2020.