Label: EMI Records USA - CDP-596096,Ascot Records - CDP-596096 • Series: EMI Legends Of Rock N Roll Series • Format: CD Compilation, Club Edition, Remastered • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Non-Music • Style: Blues Rock, Pop Rock
This is one of nearly a dozen anthologies of Manfred Mann 's music that cover their EMI period, and the 25 songs here make it the biggest of them. Additionally, there is an minute interview with the band here, dating from December ofthat has never before appeared on record in the United States.
The hits are all here, sometimes in more than one version, along with a cross-section of album tracks and B-sides, and it all sounds very good, though Diana Dors - Gary (Acetate) recent bit remasterings of the band's original British LPs are much more impressive. But this CD misses being "definitive" because it leaves out some key B-sides to their early singles and overlooks the contents of several top-selling British EPs.
The truth be told, no single CD, even one 73 minutes long, would be adequate to the task of defining this group's history or sound, even just covering the years As it is, the presence here of numbers like "She" and "The One in the Middle" both written by Paul Jones and their version of "My Little Red Book" not a favorite of the band members, incidentallymakes this an essential part of any collection of the band's work, but one should also own The Singles Plus to get access to numbers like "Groovin'" and "Brother Jack," and Hubble Bubble (Toil And Trouble) - Manfred Mann - The Best Of Manfred Mann (The Definitive Collectio individual U.
In fairness, The Definitive Collection is the most thoroughly annotated compilation of the group's work to surface as of the yearand the group interview, though superficial and Ill Bet You A Kangaroo - Olivia Newton-John - Dont Stop Believin, makes it unique.
Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Mischief Motivation Playful Summer.
Track Listing. Do Wah Diddy Diddy. Manfred Mann. Why Should We Not. Paul Jones. Now You're Needing Me. Hubble Bubble Toil and Trouble. I'm Your Kingpin. Sha La La. Robert Taylor. Come Tomorrow. Dashing Away With the Smoothing Iron.
Oh No, Not My Baby. My Little Red Book. The One in the Middle. Ike Turner. Bob Dylan. Jerry Harris. She Needs Company. Mort Shuman. When Will I Be Loved? Phil Everly. Pretty Flamingo. Mark Barkan. Come Home Baby. You Gave Me Somebody to Love. Group Interview. Cock-A-Hoop Paul Jones. Sha La La Robert Taylor. She Paul Jones. The One in the Middle P. She Needs Company Paul Jones. Machines Mort Shuman. Pretty Flamingo Mark Barkan.
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