Uncut magazine rated Wild Wood as Weller’s ninth best ever song and the best of his solo career, with the Smiths’ bassist Andy Rourke praising it as a “very easy, kicking-back sort of song”
Paul Weller Wild Wood
Label: Island Records CIDDJ 734
Format: CD, Single, Promo
Genre: Electronic, Rock, Acoustic, Downtempo, Trip Hop, Indie Rock, Mod
1 Paul Weller Vs Portishead Wild Wood (The Sheared Wood Remix) 3:32
2 Paul Weller Wild Wood (Original Version) 3:34
“For promotional use only.”
Clear, slim jewel case.
Promoting the UK release of Paul Wellers Greatest Hits ‘Modern Classics’
Sticker back reads:
Released for the very first time sheared Wood’ is the Portishead remix of Paul Wellers solo classic ‘Wild Wood’. Along with its original it is now being released as a double A-Side single. ‘Wild Wood’ itself is taken from Paul Wellers Solo Greatest Hits package ‘Modern Classics’. Paul is soon to embark on a short European Tour and will then start work on his new studio album which is set for release in 1999.
Release Date 28th December.
Anglo Plugging: 0717 800 448 – fax 0171 371 9490.
1994 Go! Disc Ltd.
© 1998 Island Records Ltd.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Other (Label Code): LC0407
Wild Wood was Paul Wellers second solo record, released in September 1993. It made it to number 2 in the UK charts, and contained three UK hits: “Wild Wood”, which reached #14 in the UK charts.
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