FM [Original Soundtrack]

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All Music Guide - Heather Phares
Appropriately, the soundtrack for the 1978 movie FM feels like a radio play list of the era, collecting songs from Joe Walsh, Randy Meisner, Boz Scaggs, and other '70s radio staples. Steely Dan's title track, Queen's "We Will Rock You," Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band's "Night Moves," Billy Joel's "Just The Way You Are," and Boston's "More Than a Feeling" are some of the highlights from this double-disc set, which also includes tracks from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Foreigner, and Linda Ronstadt, all of whom also appeared in the film. Though FM itself wasn't exactly a box-office smash, its soundtrack is a surprisingly durable and entertaining collection of...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Heather Phares
Appropriately, the soundtrack for the 1978 movie FM feels like a radio play list of the era, collecting songs from Joe Walsh, Randy Meisner, Boz Scaggs, and other '70s radio staples. Steely Dan's title track, Queen's "We Will Rock You," Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band's "Night Moves," Billy Joel's "Just The Way You Are," and Boston's "More Than a Feeling" are some of the highlights from this double-disc set, which also includes tracks from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Foreigner, and Linda Ronstadt, all of whom also appeared in the film. Though FM itself wasn't exactly a box-office smash, its soundtrack is a surprisingly durable and entertaining collection of classic rock that is arguably better than many of the '70s rock compilations available today.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/13/2000
  • Label: Mca
  • UPC: 008811231323
  • Catalog Number: 112313
  • Sales rank: 31,817

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 FM - Steely Dan (4:52)
  2. 2 Night Moves - Bob Seger (3:27)
  3. 3 Fly Like an Eagle - Steve Miller Band (3:04)
  4. 4 Cold as Ice - Foreigner (3:20)
  5. 5 Breakdown - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers (2:44)
  6. 6 Bad Man - Randy Meisner (2:38)
  7. 7 Life in the Fast Lane - Eagles (4:46)
  8. 8 Do It Again - Steely Dan (5:54)
  9. 9 Lido Shuffle - Boz Scaggs (3:42)
  10. 10 More Than a Feeling - Boston (4:45)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Tumbling Dice - Linda Ronstadt (4:51)
  2. 2 Poor, Poor Pitiful Me - Linda Ronstadt (4:15)
  3. 3 Livingston Saturday Night - Jimmy Buffett (3:10)
  4. 4 There's a Place in the World for a Gambler - Dan Fogelberg (5:41)
  5. 5 Just the Way You Are - Billy Joel (4:49)
  6. 6 It Keeps You Runnin' - The Doobie Brothers (4:13)
  7. 7 Your Smiling Face - James Taylor (2:43)
  8. 8 Life's Been Good - Joe Walsh (8:05)
  9. 9 We Will Rock You - Queen (2:04)
  10. 10 FM (Reprise) - Steely Dan (2:54)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Boston Track Performer
Jimmy Buffett Track Performer
The Doobie Brothers Track Performer
Eagles Track Performer
Dan Fogelberg Track Performer
Foreigner Track Performer
Billy Joel Track Performer
Randy Meisner Track Performer
Tom Petty Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Queen Track Performer
Boz Scaggs Track Performer
Steely Dan Track Performer
James Taylor Track Performer
Joe Walsh Track Performer
Steve Miller Track Performer
Bob Seger Track Performer
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Track Performer
Technical Credits
Boston Contributor
Jimmy Buffett Contributor
The Doobie Brothers Contributor
Eagles Contributor
Donald Fagen Composer
Dan Fogelberg Contributor
Foreigner Contributor
Billy Joel Contributor
Randy Meisner Contributor
Queen Contributor
Linda Ronstadt Contributor
Boz Scaggs Contributor
Steely Dan Contributor
James Taylor Contributor
Joe Walsh Contributor
Brian May Composer
Luther Campbell Composer
Walter Becker Composer
Elliott Federman Remastering
Gary Katz Mastering
Steve Miller Composer, Contributor
Bob Seger Contributor
Silver Bullet Band Contributor
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Contributor
Kosh Art Direction
Mike Ragogna Reissue Producer
Tom Scholz Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    SOOTHING AND JOYFUL

    I ORIGINALLY STOPPED AT A MUSIC STORE IN SEARCH OF JUST ONE OF THE GREAT SONGS THAT IS ON THIS SOUNDTRACK. THE MANAGER NEW THAT I LIKED ALL KINDS OF MUSIC AND RECOMMENDED THIS SOUNDTRACK DO TO ITS ASTOUNDIDNG LIST OF ARTISTS. I BASICALLY PLAYED TWO TAPES TO THEIR DEATH. I'M SO HAPPY THAT IT IS NOW ON CD.

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