Big Star - Nothing Can Hurt Me (2xLP)

Big Star - Nothing Can Hurt Me (2xLP)
Big Star - Nothing Can Hurt Me (2xLP)
Format: Vinyl (2xLP) 
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Label (Code): Omnivore Recordings ‎(OVLP-61)
Special Attributes: The soundtrack to the documentary film (Magnolia Pictures). All previously unissued versions of classic Big Star songs. Download Card Included.
Release Date: 06/2013
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"...Nothing Can Hurt Me is the soundtrack for the new Big Star documentary of the same name. It contains unheard, alternate mixes from #1 Record, rough mixes from Sister Lovers, and other special mixes created for the movie, all bracketed by studio banter..." (

"...Originally released as a limited-edition double-LP for Record Store Day 2013, the soundtrack to the Big Star documentary Nothing Can Hurt Me certainly does appeal to vinyl-besotted pop fanatics. Not one of these 20 songs are present in their familiar, original mixes: there's an occasional demo, many rough mixes from the time, and plenty of movie mixes dating from 2012, the year Nothing Can Hurt Me started screening at various film festivals across the United States. There are a couple of non-canonical rarities here -- the minor-key dirge "Better Save Yourself" and Alex Chilton's delicate acoustic "All We Ever Got from Them Was Pain" -- but this album is all about subtle differences from the well-known, well-loved mixes. To Big Star obsessives -- who are unapologetically the audience for this collection -- there are enough slight, interesting alterations from the known to make this worthwhile: certain vocals are unpolished, some guitars are pushed to the front of the mix, a few sections feel slightly extended, chatter is added to the beginning of Chris Bell's "I Am the Cosmos," which is given a slightly bigger, cinematic mix..." (Read more:

Track List

A1 Oh My Soul     
A2 Give Me Another Chance     
A3 In The Street     
A4 When My Baby's Beside Me     
A5 Studio Banter     
A6 Try Again     

B1 My Life Is Right     
B2 The Ballad Of El Goodo     
B3 Feel     
B4 Don't Lie To Me     
B5 Way Out West
C1 Thirteen     
C2 You Get What You Deserve     
C3 Holocaust     
C4 Kanga Roo     
C5 Stroke It Noel     
C6 Big Black Car
D1 Better Save Yourself     
D2 I Am The Cosmos     
D3 All We Ever Got From Them Was Pain     
D4 September Gurls

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