Equinox/Crystal Ball

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All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
This Beat Goes On compilation features two of Styx's earlier records -- 1975's Equinox and 1976's Crystal Ball -- together on one disc. There isn't much in the way of the pop anthem sound that Styx would later adapt and become famous for in the late '70s and early '80s; no "Come Sail Away" or "Too Much Time on My Hands" (not even a "Babe" anywhere in sight). But these two albums do feature the sound of a group going through some crucial growing pains; shedding their intensive prog rock skin and becoming much more accessible and radio-friendly. Equinox also features "Lorelei," one of the group's earliest hits to reach the pop charts. While these albums may not be for ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Rob Theakston
This Beat Goes On compilation features two of Styx's earlier records -- 1975's Equinox and 1976's Crystal Ball -- together on one disc. There isn't much in the way of the pop anthem sound that Styx would later adapt and become famous for in the late '70s and early '80s; no "Come Sail Away" or "Too Much Time on My Hands" (not even a "Babe" anywhere in sight). But these two albums do feature the sound of a group going through some crucial growing pains; shedding their intensive prog rock skin and becoming much more accessible and radio-friendly. Equinox also features "Lorelei," one of the group's earliest hits to reach the pop charts. While these albums may not be for everyone, die-hard fans will appreciate having the two discs together, complete with wonderful remastering and exhaustively thorough liner notes.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/7/2006
  • Label: Bgo - Beat Goes On
  • EAN: 5017261207241
  • Catalog Number: 724
  • Sales rank: 43,761

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Light Up (4:22)
  2. 2 Lorelei (3:24)
  3. 3 Mother Dear (5:29)
  4. 4 Lonely Child (3:53)
  5. 5 Midnight Ride (4:23)
  6. 6 Born for Adventure (5:16)
  7. 7 Prelude (1:20)
  8. 8 Suite Madame Blue (6:35)
  9. 9 Put Me On (4:56)
  10. 10 Mademoiselle (4:04)
  11. 11 Jennifer (4:18)
  12. 12 Crystal Ball (4:38)
  13. 13 Shooz (4:50)
  14. 14 This Old Man (5:15)
  15. 15 Clair de Lune/Ballerina (7:10)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Styx Primary Artist
Dennis DeYoung Synthesizer, Keyboards, Vocals
Tommy Shaw Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Vocals
John Curulewski Synthesizer, Guitar, Vocals
Chuck Panozzo Bass, Vocals
John Panozzo Percussion, Drums, Vocals
James "Jockey" Young Guitar, Vocals
Technical Credits
Styx Producer, Remixing
John Curulewski Composer
Barry Mraz Engineer, Remixing
Alan Robinson Liner Notes
Doug Sax Mastering
Andrew Thompson Remastering
Roland Young Art Direction
Lee Hulko Mastering
Mike Schwab Illustrations
Chris Micoine Cover Photo
Marc Hauser Sleeve Photo
James Vose Management
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