AM Gold: Radio Gems

AM Gold: Radio Gems

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Time-Life's AM Gold: Radio Gems is a too brief collection of late-'60s and early-'70s pop songs that nonetheless captures a very entertaining moment in pop history. Tracks like Harry Nilsson's "Everybody's Talkin'," the Fifth Dimension's "Wedding Bell Blues," Hall &

Overview

Time-Life's AM Gold: Radio Gems is a too brief collection of late-'60s and early-'70s pop songs that nonetheless captures a very entertaining moment in pop history. Tracks like Harry Nilsson's "Everybody's Talkin'," the Fifth Dimension's "Wedding Bell Blues," Hall & Oates' "Sara Smile," and the Guess Who's "These Eyes" are among the best tunes by those powerhouse artists. The rest of the disc is one-hit wonder territory with somewhat over-played but still fun songs like Terry Jacks' "Seasons in the Sun," Starland Vocal Band's "Afternoon Delight," and Michael Martin Murphey's "Wildfire." The disc could stand to be longer in duration, but it will suit anyone who just wants a brief look at the era's AM radio scene.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/24/1998
Label:
Time Life Records
UPC:
0610583000627
catalogNumber:
18124

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Michael Martin Murphey   Track Performer
Guess Who   Track Performer
Daryl Hall & John Oates   Track Performer
Melanie   Track Performer
Harry Nilsson   Vocals,Track Performer
Stories   Track Performer
Daryl Hall   Track Performer
Starland Vocal Band   Track Performer
Terry Jacks   Track Performer
Ocean   Track Performer
5th Dimension   Track Performer
Looking Glass   Track Performer
John Oates   Track Performer

Technical Credits

Billy Altman   Liner Notes
Mark Stevens   Contributor
Dennis Drake   Producer
Robert Hull   Executive Producer
Ned Haley   Contributor
Martin Shampaine   Senior Vice President
Errol Brown   Composer

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