In 1999, the Magnetic Fields' three-CD collection 69 LOVE SONGS established Stephin Merritt as one of this generation's most talented songwriters. on August 23, Merge Records presents OBSCURITIES by Stephin Merritt, a collection of Merritt's hard-to-find recordings dating back to his time on Merge (19941999) and prior, as well as five previously unreleased tracks.
Forever and a Day
Rats In the Garbage of the Western World
I Don't Believe You
Plant White Roses
Rot In the Sun
The Sun and the Sea and the Sky
Yet Another Girl
Scream (Till You Make the Scene)
The Song From Venus
When I'm Not Looking, You're Not There
Take Ecstasy With Me
When You're Young and In Love
You Are Not My Mother and I Want To Go Home
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.