Greatest Hits [Deluxe CD/DVD]

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Almost 15 years on from their debut, Foo Fighters deliver their first Greatest Hits, a 15-track 16 if the double dip on "Everlong" counts retrospective covering their six albums from 1995 to 2007. Greatest Hits isn't arranged chronologically, which isn't a detriment; if anything, skipping through the years emphasizes just how consistent the Foos have been, always delivering oversized rock & roll where the hooks are as big as the guitars. The only exceptions to the rule are the two lo-fi cuts "Big Me" and "This Is a Call," with "I'll Stick Around" qualifying as this comp's inexplicable omission "Walking After You," "DOA," "Stacked Actors," and "No Way Back" ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Almost 15 years on from their debut, Foo Fighters deliver their first Greatest Hits, a 15-track 16 if the double dip on "Everlong" counts retrospective covering their six albums from 1995 to 2007. Greatest Hits isn't arranged chronologically, which isn't a detriment; if anything, skipping through the years emphasizes just how consistent the Foos have been, always delivering oversized rock & roll where the hooks are as big as the guitars. The only exceptions to the rule are the two lo-fi cuts "Big Me" and "This Is a Call," with "I'll Stick Around" qualifying as this comp's inexplicable omission "Walking After You," "DOA," "Stacked Actors," and "No Way Back" all also didn't make the cut, plucked from their 1995 debut, where the band was only Dave Grohl recording at home. Apart from this pair of tunes, this is all muscular, melodic modern rock, the kind that Foo Fighters almost patented, and if their consistency has occasionally made their albums blend together, it does result in one strong hits collection. [The Deluxe Edition of Greatest Hits is blessed with a bonus DVD containing all the group's music videos -- including some singles that didn't wind up on the CD -- with the addition of four bonus live tracks as well.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/3/2009
  • Label: Rca
  • UPC: 886975948321
  • Catalog Number: 759483
  • Sales rank: 4,392

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 All My Life (4:24)
  2. 2 Best of You (4:16)
  3. 3 Everlong (4:10)
  4. 4 The Pretender (4:27)
  5. 5 My Hero (4:18)
  6. 6 Learn to Fly (3:56)
  7. 7 Times Like These (4:27)
  8. 8 Monkey Wrench (3:52)
  9. 9 Big Me (2:14)
  10. 10 Breakout (3:21)
  11. 11 Long Road to Ruin (3:48)
  12. 12 This Is a Call (3:54)
  13. 13 Skin and Bones (4:03)
  14. 14 Wheels (4:38)
  15. 15 Word Forward (3:48)
  16. 16 Everlong (4:10)
Disc 2
  1. 1 I'll Stick Around (3:51)
  2. 2 Big Me (2:13)
  3. 3 Monkey Wrench (4:26)
  4. 4 Everlong (4:49)
  5. 5 My Hero (4:02)
  6. 6 Walking After You (4:02)
  7. 7 Learn to Fly (3:58)
  8. 8 Next Year (3:21)
  9. 9 All My Life (4:22)
  10. 10 Times Like These (3:50)
  11. 11 Low (4:28)
  12. 12 Best of You (4:16)
  13. 13 DOA (4:28)
  14. 14 Resolve (5:04)
  15. 15 The Pretender (4:38)
  16. 16 Long Road to Ruin (4:27)
  17. 17 Wheels (4:27)
  18. 18 Everlong (4:38)
  19. 19 Breakout (4:25)
  20. 20 Skin and Bones (3:59)
  21. 21 All My Life [Multimedia Tr (3:00)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Foo Fighters Primary Artist
Dave Grohl Group Member
Nate Mendel Group Member
Chris Shiflett Group Member
Taylor Hawkins Group Member
Technical Credits
Bradley Cook Engineer
Brian Gardner Mastering
Dave Grohl Composer, Liner Notes
Adam Kasper Producer, Engineer
Bob Ludwig Mastering
Stephen Marcussen Mastering
Gil Norton Producer
Mike Terry Engineer
Geoff Turner Engineer
Butch Vig Producer
Foo Fighters Composer, Producer
Adrian Bushby Engineer
Lee Johnson Management
Steve Culp Engineer
Barrett Jones Producer
Nick Raskulinecz Producer, Engineer
James Brown Engineer
Jill Berliner Legal Advisor
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