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Matthew Sweet Discography: Unauthorized Releases

        Pirates, counterfeits, and bootlegs.


Matthew Sweet
Covered in SWEETness

pirate
2004
    CD: 2004        US [no label] [no c/n]
                Mr. Soul (Live)
                She Said, She Said (Live)
                This Moment
                Let Me Be The One
                Speed Racer
                Scooby Doo, Where Are You
                Dragon Lady
                Flipper
                A Day In The Life Of A Tree
                Do Ya
                Moonage Daydream (Live)
                Magnet And Steel
                Ballad Of El Goodo
                Every Night
                Karen
                Big Sky
                Halfway to Pardise [sic]
                Sail On Sailor (Live)
                It Don't Matter To Me
                Silent Night
                Lithium
          bonus track:
                Penny From Heaven (Always Coca-Cola)


Matthew Sweet
Live Skies From Mars

bootleg
2004?
        Live at The Belly Up Tavern, San Diego, California, 1997.

    CD: 2004?       US? Soundsville ?
                Come To California
                Divine Intervention
                Into Your Drug
                Interview
                Girlfriend
                ‘touch that dial...’
                Sick Of Myself
                Evangeline
                Over It
                Interview
                Where You Get Love
                The Ugly Truth
                Moonage Daydream
                Do Ya


Matthew Sweet
The Other Side Volume 1 Early 90's
Rare Compilation for Collectors Only

bootleg
2004?
        Disc One: Recorded live at the Petrillo Bandshell, Grant Park,
        Chicago,  IL, USA, Jul 4, 1993.
        Disc One probably copied from Shape Shifter.
        Disc Three same as Goodfriend.

  CDx3: 2004?       US? Livewire ?
          Disc One: Live at the Petrillo Bandshell:
                Dinosaur Act
                I Wanted To Tell You
                The Ugly Truth
                Someone To Pull The Trigger
                Girlfriend
                Do It Again
                In Too Deep
                Day For Night
                Evangeline
                Reaching Out
                Devil With The Green Eyes
                Knowing People
                Divine Intervention
                Does She Talk
                Time Capsule
                Crippled Inside {Lennon}
                I Want You {Troggs}
          Disc Two: B-Sides / Demos / Live:
                If It's Happening You'll Know
                Close Inside
                Final Hour
                Sense Of Adventure
                Suddenly
                Never Said Goodbye
                Speedracer
                Come To California (acoustic demo)
                Ugly Truth Rock
                Born In Sin
                Ultrasuede
                Speed Of Light
                Thing
                Time Capsule (demo)
                Super Deformed
                Teenage Female
                Goodfriend
                Mr. Soul (Live at The Metro, Chicago, 3/21/92)
                Goodfriend (live at The BBC, 7/22/92)
                Someone To Pull The Trigger (Live at The BBC, 7/22/92)
          Disc Three: Goodfriends - Another Take On GoodFriend:
                Divine Intervention
                Girlfriend
                Day For Night
                Thought I Knew You
                Looking At The Sun
                Does She Talk
                You Don't Love Me
                Someone To Pull The Trigger
                I've Been Waiting
                Winona
                Girlfriend
                Cortez the Killer
                Isolation
                She Said, She Said
                Mr. Soul
                Super Deformed
                Teenage Female
                Goodfriend


Matthew Sweet
Do It Again

bootleg
2003?
        Recorded live in Chicago, July 4, 1993.
        Same as Shape Shifter.

    CD: 2003?       US ?
                Dinosaur Act
                I Wanted To Tell You
                The Ugly Truth
                Someone To Pull The Trigger
                Girlfriend
                Do It Again
                In Too Deep
                Day For Night
                Evangeline
                Reaching Out
                Devil With The Green Eyes
                Knowing People
                Divine Intervention
                Does She Talk
                Time Capsule
                Crippled Inside {Lennon}
                I Want You {Troggs}


Matthew Sweet
The Windy City

bootleg
2003
        Live at Parkwest, Chicago, IL. March 2000.

    CD: 2003        UK Livewire (Good Music) LW 012
                Millenium Blues
                If Time Permits
                Beware My Love
                Divine Intervention
                Time Capsule
                What Matters
                I've Been Waiting
                Haven't Been A Good Friend
                Girlfriend
                Ugly Truth
                I Should Have Never Let you know
                Sick of Myself
                Were the Same
                Faith In You
                Evangeline
                Lithium (acoustic Nirvana cover)
                Sick of Myself (acoustic)
                Staring at the Sun (acoustic)


Frank You, Thens
Big Star

pirate compilation
2001?
  CDx2: 2001?       JP Meep ?
                Matthew Sweet: The Ballad of El Goodo


Matthew Sweet
All Together on the Wireless

bootleg
2000
        Tracks 1-10 Live at the Belly Up Tavern, San Diego, 4/97
        Tracks 11-13 Live for “The World Café” Radio Show, 12/99
        Tracks 14-16 Live for “The World Café” Radio Show, Acoustic 7/97
        Tracks 17-19 Live on Australian Radio 1997

    CD: 2000        UK Five Dolar FDR 77
                Come to California
                Divine Intervention
                Your Drug
                Girlfriend
                Sick of Myself
                Evangeline
                Over It
                Where You Get Love
                Moonage Daydream
                Do Ya?
                What Matters
                Trade Places
                Faith in You
                Back to You
                Over It
                Where You Get Love
                Ugly Truth
                Devil With the Green Eyes
                Divine Intervention


Matthew Sweet
B-Sides & Rarities

pirate
2000
        Most of the tracks on Disc Three come from Los Pantalones.

  CDx3: 2000        UK Five Dolar FDR 110/111/112
          Disc One:
                Sense Of Adventure
                Slowly [You]
                Never Said Goodbye
                Speed Racer
                My Pet
                Scooby Doo, Where Are You
                Dragon Lady
                A Day In THe Life Of A Tree
                Bold Moves
                Flipper
                Dark Secret
                Happiness
                If It's Happening, You'll know it
                Close Inside
                Final Hour
                Vicious Circle
                The Golden Palominos: Something Becomes Nothing
                Kris McKay: How Cool
          Disc Two:
                Played Out
                Untitled [Final Hour (home demo)]
                Untitled [Strange Faces (home demo)]
                Goodfriend (Outtake)
                Divine Intervention (Acoustic)
                Looking At The Sun (Acoustic)
                Winona (Acoustic)
                Superdeformed (Demo)
                Goodfriend (Demo)
                Divine Intervention (Remix)
                Divine Connection [Bovine Connection]
          5'22  Devil With The Green Eyes (long version)
                Time Capsule (Remix)
                I Almost Forgot (acoustic)
                Come To California (Acoustic)
                Come To California (Remix)
                The Jacks: Ask For Jill
          Disc Three:
                Penny From Heaven (Coca Cola)
                What Do You Know
                Does She Talk (Live)
                Time Capsule (Demo)
                Someone To Pull The Trigger (Live)
                Fantasy World
                Trace Of Love
                If It's Happening, You'll know it
                Played Out
                So Sad
                Final Hour
                Behind The Smile
                Over It (Live)
                Into Your Drug (Live)
                Do Ya
                Magnet And Steel
                Farther Down
                The Jayhawks: Madeline [Sixteen Down]


Lavender Tablets
Nineties Power Pop Rarities

pirate
2000?
    CD: 2000?       US? Popmeister POP011
          2'55  Matthew Sweet: Girlfriend - Live At The BBC 7/1992
          4'21  Matthew Sweet: I Wanted To Tell You - Live At Chicago
                        7/4/1993
          3'02  Matthew Sweet: If It's Happening You'll Know It! - B-side


Matthew Sweet
Goodfriend

counterfeit
1998?
        Look for blue/green color on the face of the CD, jagged edges on the
        graphics, and the signature “Matthew Sweet '93”.

        Copied from Goodfriend.

    CR: 1998?       US ?
                Divine Intervention
                Girlfriend
                Day For Night
                Thought I Knew You
                Looking At The Sun
                Does She Talk
                You Don't Love Me
                Someone To Pull The Trigger
                I've Been Waiting
                Winona
                Girlfriend
                Cortez the Killer
                Isolation


Matthew Sweet
Superdeformed 2

bootleg
1996
    CD: 1996        TW? Sea Monkey SM-1911-1
                Ugly Truth
                Falling
                Eskimo
                Ultrasuede [different version]
                Money [Marnie]
                Superdeformed [different version]
                Wait And See [Open Eyes]
                Idiot Child
                So Blue [Finally So Blue]
                Weekend Outlaw
                What Do You Know [What Do You Know?]
                The End
                Trace Of Love
                Drugs


Matthew Sweet
Superdeformed 1
The Altered Beast Demos

bootleg
1996
        Demo versions.
        [1] same version as on The Bob flexi-disc.

    CD: 1996        TW? Sea Monkey SM 1903-1
                Long Way to Go [Speed of Light]
                Dinosaur Act
                Devil with the Green Eyes
                Reaching Out
                Do It Again
                In Too Deep
                Evergreen
                Bovine Connection
                Time Capsule
                Born in Sin
                Put It Together [Finding Out]
                Fantasy World
                Your Mean
                It's True [Something's Got to Give]                [1]
                Girls [Cobra Girls]


Matthew Sweet
Supervixen
The Girlfriend Demos

bootleg
1996?
        Sound: clear, strident, lacking bottom end.

    CD: 1996?       TW? ? EMCD24
          3'39  Good Friend
          4'59  Your Sweet Voice
          4'37  Evangeline
          4'51  I Can't Cry
          4'28  Divine Intervention
          3'47  I've Been Waiting
          2'51  My Only Voice
          3'41  Protection
          3'39  Warm Yourself
          4'18  I Wanted To Tell You
          4'46  Long Way To Go
          4'22  Winona
          4'10  Longest Hour
          2'53  Day For Night
          6'05  You Don't Love Me
          4'48  Looking At The Sun


Matthew Sweet
100% Sweet
In Concert And Beyond

bootleg
1995
        Tracks 1-9 recorded in 4/95 at the Troubador in Hollywood, CA.
        Tracks 10-11 Los Angeles, CA Live in the Studio
        Track 12 Live in the Studio
        Tracks 13-16 Non-LP tracks
        Tracks 17-19 recorded in Minneapolis, MN on 4/23/95 from an Earth
        Day Concert.
        Sound: Troubador great; Minneapolis pretty bad, maybe audience.

    CD: 1995        DE Ride the Tiger Rtt 022
          Troubador:
          3'50  Sick of myself
          3'16  The ulgy truth [sic]
          5'49  Divine Intervention
          4'21  Girlfriend
          3'03  We're the same
          5'20  Winona
          4'14  Smog moon
          4'57  Knowing people
          3'43  Time capsule
          Los Angeles:
          2'40  I almost forgot
          2'25  Come to love
          Studio:
          3'05  Sick of myself
          Non-LP:
          2'47  Never said goodbye
          2'04  Speed Racer
          4'36  Sence of adventure [sic]
          3'35  Slowly [title is incorrect, actually You]
          Minneapolis:
          5'12  Devil with the green eye [sic]
          4'06  Someone to pull the trigger
          3'33  Super deformed


Matthew Sweet
Goodfriends
Another Take on Goodfriend

pirate
1995
        Includes the Goodfriend album in its entirety, plus bonus tracks
        from various singles.

    CD: 1995        LU Moontunes MOON 008
                Divine Intervention
                Girlfriend
                Day For Night
                Thought I Knew You
                Looking At The Sun
                Does She Talk
                You Don't Love Me
                Someone To Pull The Trigger
                I've Been Waiting
                Winona
                Girlfriend
                Cortez the Killer {Young}
                Isolation {Lennon}
                She Said She Said (live) {Lennon/McCartney}
                Mr. Soul (live) {Young}
                Superdeformed (demo)
                Teenage Female (demo)
                Good Friend (demo)


Kiss The Stone Promo 2
bootleg
1994
        Compilation bootleg.

    CD: 1994        IT Kiss The Stone KTSPR 02
                Matthew Sweet: Girlfriend (live)


Matthew Sweet
Shape Shifter

bootleg
1994
        Recorded live at the Petrillo Bandshell, Grant Park, Chicago,
        Illinois, 07-04-1993.

        Matthew Sweet (lead vocals, rhythm guitar)
        Richard Lloyd (lead guitar)
        Will Rigby (drums)
        Tony Marsico (bass guitar, backing vocals)

    CD: 1994        IT Kiss the Stone KTS257
          4'17  dinosaur act
          4'53  I wanted to tell you
          3'25  the ugly truth
          4'12  someone to pull the trigger
          4'17  girlfriend
          3'18  do it again
          4'05  in too deep
          3'23  day for night
          5'18  evangeline
          4'34  reaching out
          5'17  devil with the green eyes
          4'43  knowing people
          5'31  divine intervention
          5'09  does she talk
          4'00  time capsule
          3'26  crippled inside {Lennon}
          3'00  I want you {Troggs}


R.E.M.
Wolves, Lower

bootleg
1993
        Numbered limited edition.

        Matthew Sweet (co-lead vocal)

    7": 1993        UK? Morrocan Mayhem MM 001 (purple vinyl, ltd. ed. of 5)
    7": 1993        UK? Morrocan Mayhem MM 001 (red vinyl, ltd. ed. of 141)
    7": 1993        UK? Morrocan Mayhem MM 001 (green vinyl, ltd. ed. of 480)
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R.E.M.
Stab It and Steer It
A Collection of Songs From Further Back in Time

bootleg
1991?
        We have been unable to verify that Matthew Sweet appears on this
        track.  Can you help?

        Sound: very good, hissy.

        Matthew Sweet (co-lead vocal)

    CD: 1991?       ? Adobe CD RAIN 1
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