Brand new deluxe edition of the of the classic 1987 compilation originally released via the legendary Factory Records.
4CD version includes the original album remastered across 2CDs, with a
third disc of tracks that were released exclusively on the cassette
album. The final disc features ‘Substance Live’ – an unreleased concert
from Irvine Meadows, California 1987.
Substance compiles all of the band's singles to that point in their 12”
versions with their respective B-sides, plus the non-album single True
Faith and B-side ‘1963’ with new versions of ‘Temptation’ and
The album is the band’s biggest selling to date, with over one million
copies sold, going platinum in the US with a Top 5 hit in True Faith
which was accompanied with the seminal video, directed by French
choreographer Philippe Decouflé.