This compilation features an overview of the bands career containing tracks new to CD, exclusive artwork by founding member Paul Bevoir and an essay on the band s career.
The Jetset were a 1980s English pop band, who were associated with the British Mod Revival.
Formed in 1979 by teenage friends Paul Bevoir and Melvyn J Taub, the band developed their
style under the guidance of former Advertising and Secret Affair drummer, Paul Bultitude.
After recording a few demos with Bultitude, Bevoir and Taub pulled together a makeshift
band for promotional photos, enlisting keyboardist Angus Nanan and bassist Paul Bonin.
Gaining valuable live experience as a touring support act to Secret Affair in 1981 and 1982,
through their connection with Bultitude, Bevoir and Taub temporarily joined Mari Wilson s
Wilsations as backing vocalists in 1981. Bevoir soon left to focus on his own music, while Taub
went on to enjoy chart success with the Wilsations, before returning to work with Bevoir in
There Goes the Neighborhood , their first full-length album was released in 1985. The
album was well reviewed in the UK music press and it was followed by Go Bananas, an album
which featured commercials for Jetset products between songs. Bevoir retired from touring
to concentrate on his songwriting and together with Bultitude created the lushly orchestrated