The Boomtown Rats ‎– A Tonic for the Troops (1978)

A Tonic for the Troops is the second album by Irish New Wave band the Boomtown Rats, released in June 1978 on Mercury.

A1. “Like Clockwork” (3:44)
A2. “Blind Date” (3:22)
A3. “(I Never Loved) Eva Braun” (4:39)
A4. “Living in an Island” (4:11)
A5. “Don’t Believe What You Read” (3:08)
B1. “She’s So Modern” (3:00)
B2. “Me and Howard Hughes” (3:12)
B3. “Can’t Stop” (2:19)
B4. “(Watch Out For) The Normal People” (2:54)
B5. “Rat Trap” (5:12)

Bob Geldof — vocals, saxophone, writer
Garry Roberts — guitar, vocals
Gerry Cott — guitar
Pete Briquette — bass, vocals, writer
Simon Crowe — drums, vocals, writer
Johnnie Fingers — keyboards, vocals, writer

Robert John Lange — producer
Fin Costello — cover art, portrait photography
Chalkie Davies — photography

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