Cars announce reissues of 'Shake it Up' and 'Heartbreak City'

music news 09/02/2018

Two classic Cars albums are being resissued as well as some extra music.

The band's fourth and fifth albums, 1981's Shake It Up and 1984's Heartbeat City, are scheduled to be remastered and reissued in the next few weeks, with expanded editions of both releases set to arrive in stores on March 30.

They will be available on CD and digital formats as well as double LP vinyl.

The remasters will include non-album cuts, including demos, remixes and studio outtakes, as well as new liner notes featuring essays from noted critic David Fricke.

The Cars, 'Shake It Up' Expanded Edition Track Listing
Since You’re Gone
Shake It Up
I’m Not the One
Victim of Love
A Dream Away
This Could Be Love
Think It Over
Maybe Baby
Since You’re Gone (Early Version)
Shake It Up (Demo)
I’m Not the One (Remix)
Cruiser (Early Version)
Take It on the Run (Early Version of “A Dream Away”)
Coming Up You Again (1981 Version of “Coming Up You”)
Little Black Egg (Remastered)
Midnight Dancer

The Cars, 'Heartbeat City' Expanded Edition Track Listing
Hello Again
Looking for Love
Stranger Eyes
You Might Think
It’s Not the Night
Why Can’t I Have You
I Refuse
Heartbeat City
Hello Again (Remix Version)
Drive (Demo)
One More Time (Early Version of “Why Can’t I Have You”)
Baby I Refuse (Early Version of “I Refuse”)
Jacki (Early Version of “Heartbeat City”)
Breakaway (B-Side of “Why Can’t I Have You”)
Tonight She Comes (Remastered)

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