Faith No More Reissue Debut Album ‘We Care A Lot’ this August

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Faith No More will release a deluxe edition of their long-out-of-print debut We Care A Lot this August.

Originally released in 1985 on Mordam Records, the ten-song album has been remastered by Maor Appelbaum, and will be reissued with nine bonus tracks including demo versions, taken from the original 8-track tapes, along with liner notes from keyboard player Roddy Bottum and behind-the-scenes photos.

“This was an album that started as a demo, before any label had any interest in us,” comments bassist player Bill Gould. “There were a couple of reasons we decided to release this now: first of all, it’s been 20 years since it has been commercially available. Secondly, when cleaning out my basement, I discovered the original master reels, and we all thought that resurrecting this from the original tapes would be a great way to reintroduce We Care A Lot into the world. Lastly, this has been a band effort; we are releasing this in the same way as we recorded it, deciding everything amongst ourselves and getting our hands deep into the nuts and bolts… just like we used to.”

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Former frontman Chuck Mosley commented: “With We Care A Lot, I always felt like I was part of something new and different than anything else out there at the time. It made me feel privileged to be a part of it. The other guys were so cool, and there was so much camaraderie. And that came across in the music; Bordin’s drums battling it out with Billy’s bass in antagonistic harmony, Roddy’s melodic atmosphere, swallowed up by Jim’s crunchy metal riffs. I found my place somewhere between them all, and when the album was finished, it didn’t sound like anything else.”

We Care A Lot (Deluxe Band Edition) hits the stores August 19th via Bill Gould’s Koolarrow Records, and is available now for pre-order on CD, digital and vinyl.

We Care A Lot (Deluxe Band Edition) track list:
We Care A Lot
The Jungle
Mark Bowen
Jim
Why Do You Bother
Greed
Pills for Breakfast
As The Worm Turns
Arabian Disco
New Beginnings
We Care A Lot – 2016 Mix
Pills for Breakfast – 2016 Mix
As The Worm Turns – 2016 Mix
Greed – Original Demo
Mark Bowen – Original Demo
Arabian Disco – Original Demo
Intro – Original Demo
The Jungle – I-Beam, SF, 1986
New Beginnings – I-Beam, SF, 1986

Faith No More are on the cover of ROCK-A-ROLLA issue 55! Available to order from our back issue store here: http://www.rock-a-rolla.com/backissues.htm