Radio:ACTIVE

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Radio:Active
Studio album by McFly
Released 20 July 2008
(Free with The Mail on Sunday)
22 September 2008
(CD release)
Genre Pop punk, pop rock
Label Super Records
Producer Jason Perry
McFly chronology
All the Greatest Hits
(2007)
Radio:Active
(2008)
Singles from Radio:Active
  1. "The Heart Never Lies"
    Released: 22 October 2007
  2. "One For The Radio"
    Released: 14 July 2008
  3. "Lies"
    Released: 15 September 2008

Radio:Active (typeset as Radio:ACTIVE) is the fourth album by British pop rock band McFly. It is the band's first album with their new, self created label, Super Records after they left Island Records.[1] The first single from the album is "One for the Radio".[2]

On 24 June 2008, McFly said that they would give Radio:Active free with copies of The Mail on Sunday on 20 July 2008. They will release a deluxe edition of the album in 22 September 2008. They released a second single on 15 September 2008 called Lies which is also on the album.[3] The deluxe edition includes four extra songs, a bonus DVD and a 32-page booklet and was released on 22 September 2008.[4]

The Mail on Sunday edition tracklist[change | edit source]

  1. "Do Ya" - 2:53 (T. Fletcher, D.Poynter, J.Bourne,)
  2. "Falling In Love" - 4:26 (D.Jones, T.Fletcher, J.Perry)
  3. "Everybody Knows" - 3:15 (T.Fletcher, D.Poynter, J.Bourne)
  4. "Smile" - 3:18 (D.Jones, T.Fletcher, J.Perry)
  5. "One for the Radio" - 3:06 (T.Fletcher)
  6. "POV" - 3:53 (T.Fletcher)
  7. "Corrupted" - 3:39 (T.Fletcher, L.Christy, G.Edwards, S.Spock)
  8. "The Heart Never Lies" - 3:26 (T.Fletcher)
  9. "Going Through The Motions" - 3:25 (T.Fletcher, D.Jones, D.Poynter)
  10. "The Last Song" - 4:51 (T.Fletcher, D.Jones, D.Poynter)[4]

Deluxe edition tracklist Cd + Dvd[change | edit source]

  1. "Lies" - 3:39
  2. "One for the Radio" - 3:06
  3. "Everybody Knows" - 3:15
  4. "Do Ya" - 2:53
  5. "Falling In Love" - 4:26
  6. "POV" - 3:53
  7. "Corrupted" - 3:39
  8. "Smile" - 3:18
  9. "The End"
  10. "Going Through The Motions" - 3:25
  11. "Down Goes Another One"
  12. "Only The Strong Survive"
  13. "The Last Song" - 4:52
  1. DVD - PART 1 - Down Under with McFly - The making of radio : ACTIVE
  2. DVD - PART 2 - Behind the scenes with McFly - promotion radio : ACTIVE Summer 2008[5]

Townsend Records

  • Download of 'Lies' - Johnny Phonetti Remix
  • Download of 'Lies' - Johnny Phonetti Dub Mix

References[change | edit source]

  1. "We're gonna McFly solo lads tell record label Tag". The Mirror.co.uk. 17 May 2008. http://www.mirror.co.uk/showbiz/3am/2008/05/17/we-re-gonna-mcfly-solo-lads-tell-record-label-89520-20420212/. Retrieved 2008-05-18.
  2. "McFly Confirm New Album Details Tag". Hereward.co.uk. 20 May 2008. http://www.hereward.co.uk/article.asp?id=709276. Retrieved 2008-05-20.
  3. "McFly announce new album giveaway". BBC.co.uk. 24 June 2008. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7472226.stm. Retrieved 2008-06-24.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "McFly And The Mail On Sunday Unite To Give Away New Album ‘Radio:ACTIVE’". DailyMail.co.uk. 24 June 2008. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/prmts/article-1029113/McFly-And-The-Mail-On-Sunday-Unite-To-Give-Away-New-Album--8216-Radio-ACTIVE-8217.html. Retrieved 2008-06-26.
  5. "Radion:Active Deluxe Edition tracklisting". TownsendRecords.co.uk. http://www.townsend-records.co.uk/product.php?pId=10003043&pType=1. Retrieved 2008-08-27.