BN.com Gift Guide

Greatest Hits Live

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Greg Prato
After exiting Kiss and pursuing a solo career in the late '80s, guitarist Ace Frehley launched numerous tours in support of his subsequent solo releases. Fans have received various tastes of solo Frehley live sets 1988's Live + 1 EP and Live + 4 home video, but never a true, full-length live album. In 2006, longtime Frehley fans finally got their wish, as his former label, Megaforce, assembled Greatest Hits Live. Consisting of ten live tracks and two previously unreleased studio tracks, quite a few Kiss-era tracks are featured, including fine readings of "Rip It Out," "Cold Gin," "Rocket Ride," "Deuce," and "New York Groove," as well as a taster of his '80s solo work, ...
See more details below
CD
$14.75
BN.com price
(Save 7%)$15.99 List Price
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (4) from $5.95   
  • New (2) from $11.19   
  • Used (2) from $0.00   

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Greg Prato
After exiting Kiss and pursuing a solo career in the late '80s, guitarist Ace Frehley launched numerous tours in support of his subsequent solo releases. Fans have received various tastes of solo Frehley live sets 1988's Live + 1 EP and Live + 4 home video, but never a true, full-length live album. In 2006, longtime Frehley fans finally got their wish, as his former label, Megaforce, assembled Greatest Hits Live. Consisting of ten live tracks and two previously unreleased studio tracks, quite a few Kiss-era tracks are featured, including fine readings of "Rip It Out," "Cold Gin," "Rocket Ride," "Deuce," and "New York Groove," as well as a taster of his '80s solo work, including the autobiographical anthem "Rock Soldiers." And closing out the album are the two studio tracks, "One Plus One" and "Give It to Me Anyway" -- comparable to the melodic metal sound/approach of Frehley's 1987 solo release, Frehley's Comet. But in all honesty, the studio tracks should have remained on the cutting room floor and been replaced with additional live performances.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/24/2006
  • Label: Megaforce
  • UPC: 020286201021
  • Catalog Number: 2010
  • Sales rank: 27,972

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Rip It Out (3:42)
  2. 2 Breakout (3:29)
  3. 3 Cold Gin (6:48)
  4. 4 Shock Me (9:43)
  5. 5 Rocket Ride (4:55)
  6. 6 Deuce (4:20)
  7. 7 Strangers in a Strange Land (4:10)
  8. 8 Separate (4:58)
  9. 9 N.Y. Groove (4:54)
  10. 10 Rock Soldiers (7:23)
  11. 11 One Plus One (3:25)
  12. 12 Give It to Me Anyway (4:18)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ace Frehley Primary Artist, Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Peter Criss Guest Appearance
Rachel Bolan Guest Appearance
Peppi Castro Vocals
Anton Fig Track Performer
Al Fritsch Vocals
Tod Howarth Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Jamie Oldaker Percussion, Drums
John Regan Bass, Bass Guitar, Vocals, Track Performer
Frank Simms Vocals
David Spinner Vocals
Sebastian Bach Guest Appearance
Dave "The Snake" Sabo Guest Appearance
Richie Scarlet Track Performer
Pat Sommers Vocals
Technical Credits
Ace Frehley Composer, Producer, Audio Production
Russ Ballard Composer
Sean Delaney Composer
Eric Carr Composer
Anton Fig Composer
Larry Kelly Composer
Eddie Kramer Producer
Scott Mabuchi Engineer
John Regan Composer, Producer, Audio Production
Arthur Stead Composer
Richie Scarlet Composer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously