25 Years Of Dr. Feelgood 1972-1997

25 Years Of Dr. Feelgood 1972-1997

by Dr. Feelgood
     
 

Distilled from the five-CD Looking Back box set, 25 Years is basically everything you want to know about Dr. Feelgood before you take the major step which we all know is inevitable -- discovering everything you need to know about them. 40 tracks pursue the band from start to finish and beyond -- the final rush of cuts includes material fromSee more details below

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Distilled from the five-CD Looking Back box set, 25 Years is basically everything you want to know about Dr. Feelgood before you take the major step which we all know is inevitable -- discovering everything you need to know about them. 40 tracks pursue the band from start to finish and beyond -- the final rush of cuts includes material from vocalist Lee Brilleaux's last ever live show (the full concert appears on the Down at the Doctors album), together with four more from On the Road Again, the reborn Doctor's first album with new vocalist Pete Gage. It's stirring, sterling stuff throughout. With only the occasional lapse, the Feelgoods quality control never lapsed for more than a song or two, none of which are included. Rather, this is the Feelgoods for perfectionists, the story of what could have been the most righteous firestorm ever to explode out of mid-'70s Britain. It begins with a clutch of songs drawn from the Wilco Johnson heyday, which put the band on the map and made punk rock a reality. No surprises, no shocks, no disappointments -- "Roxette," "She Does It Right," "Back in the Night," "I Can Tell," you can guess the rest. From there, album by album is raised up for inspection, milked of its might and then placed gently down again -- only the self-confessedly dire Classic is given anything resembling short shrift. Only occasionally do you listen to one song and wish another had taken its place. In fact, the only regret in the whole blessed package is that we will never hear their like again. But at least we heard it once.

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Product Details

Release Date:
02/09/1999
Label:
Imports
UPC:
5018349020028
catalogNumber:
968647
Rank:
26028

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Tracks

Disc 1

  1. She Does It Right  -  Feelgood
  2. I Don't Mind  -  Feelgood
  3. All Through The City  -  Feelgood
  4. Keep It Out Of Sight  -  Feelgood
  5. Roxette  -  Feelgood
  6. I Can Tell  -  Feelgood
  7. Sneakin' Suspicion  -  Feelgood
  8. Back In The Night  -  Feelgood
  9. Going Back Home  -  Feelgood
  10. Riot in Cell Block #9  -  Feelgood
  11. She's A Wind Up  -  Feelgood
  12. That's It I Quit  -  Feelgood
  13. Nighttime  -  Feelgood
  14. Milk and Alcohol  -  Feelgood
  15. Put Him Out Of Your Mind  -  Feelgood
  16. Shotgun Blues  -  Feelgood
  17. No Mo Do Yakamo  -  Feelgood
  18. Jumping From Love To Love  -  Feelgood
  19. Violent Love  -  Feelgood
  20. Rat Race  -  Feelgood
  21. Crazy 'Bout Girls  -  Feelgood

Disc 2

  1. Dangerous  -  Feelgood
  2. Madman Blues  -  Feelgood
  3. Dimples  -  Feelgood
  4. Hunting Shooting Fishing  -  Feelgood
  5. See You Later Alligator  -  Feelgood
  6. King For A Day  -  Feelgood
  7. Baby Jane  -  Feelgood
  8. Sugar Turns To Alcohol  -  Feelgood
  9. Down By The Jetty Blues  -  Feelgood
  10. Double Crossed  -  Feelgood
  11. Wolfman Callin'  -  Feelgood
  12. One Step Forward  -  Feelgood
  13. Roadrunner  -  Feelgood
  14. Down at the Doctors  -  Feelgood
  15. Heart Of The City  -  Feelgood
  16. World Keeps Turning  -  Feelgood
  17. Instinct To Survive  -  Feelgood
  18. Goin' Out West  -  Feelgood
  19. You Got Me  -  Feelgood

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Feelgood   Primary Artist

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