The Box Set Series: Classic Rock

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All Music Guide - Timothy Monger
Using the widest perimeter of what could be considered classic rock, Sony Legacy's four-disc Box Set Series: Classic Rock spans three decades of popular rocks hits. From iconic mid-'60s tunes like Jefferson Airplane's "Somebody to Love" and the Youngbloods' "Get Together" to '80s pop-metal hits like Warrant's "Cherry Pie" and Loverboy's "Working for the Weekend," this compilation covers a wide variety of memorable rock music. While some of the choices seem dictated by access to licensing rights Al Kooper's "Season of the Witch," but not Donovan's?, overall there are some classic cuts here both well-known and slightly more obscure, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Timothy Monger
Using the widest perimeter of what could be considered classic rock, Sony Legacy's four-disc Box Set Series: Classic Rock spans three decades of popular rocks hits. From iconic mid-'60s tunes like Jefferson Airplane's "Somebody to Love" and the Youngbloods' "Get Together" to '80s pop-metal hits like Warrant's "Cherry Pie" and Loverboy's "Working for the Weekend," this compilation covers a wide variety of memorable rock music. While some of the choices seem dictated by access to licensing rights Al Kooper's "Season of the Witch," but not Donovan's?, overall there are some classic cuts here both well-known and slightly more obscure, making this a 40-song value.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/27/2014
  • Label: Sony Legacy
  • UPC: 888430633827
  • Catalog Number: 306338
  • Sales rank: 35,938

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 So You Want to Be a Rock 'N' Roll Star - The Byrds (2:06)
  2. 2 Somebody to Love - Jefferson Airplane (2:56)
  3. 3 Get Together - The Youngbloods (4:37)
  4. 4 Groovin' Is Easy - Electric Flag (3:04)
  5. 5 I Got a Line on You - Spirit (2:41)
  6. 6 Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning - Hot Tuna (8:15)
  7. 7 Mississippi Queen - Mountain (2:32)
  8. 8 Season of the Witch (11:09)
  9. 9 You Better Think Twice - Poco (3:21)
  10. 10 All the Young Dudes - Mott the Hoople (3:31)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo - Rick Derringer (3:44)
  2. 2 Still Alive and Well - Johnny Winter (3:45)
  3. 3 Freeway Jam - Jeff Beck (5:00)
  4. 4 Stranglehold - Ted Nugent (8:23)
  5. 5 Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen - Santana (5:20)
  6. 6 Albert's Shuffle - Mike Bloomfield (6:54)
  7. 7 Pride & Joy - Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble (3:40)
  8. 8 Always with Me, Always with You - Joe Satriani (3:22)
  9. 9 Cult of Personality - Living Colour (4:56)
  10. 10 For the Love of God - Steve Vai (6:03)
Disc 3
  1. 1 I Want You to Want Me - Cheap Trick (3:45)
  2. 2 Barracuda - Heart (4:22)
  3. 3 Miracles - Jefferson Starship (6:53)
  4. 4 (Don't Fear) The Reaper - Blue Öyster Cult (5:10)
  5. 5 More Than a Feeling - Boston (4:46)
  6. 6 Don't Bring Me Down - Electric Light Orchestra (4:04)
  7. 7 Carry On Wayward Sun - Kansas (5:23)
  8. 8 Lights - Journey (3:12)
  9. 9 Breaking the Law - Judas Priest (2:34)
  10. 10 Ballroom Blitz - Krokus (4:00)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Roll with the Changes - REO Speedwagon (5:37)
  2. 2 Africa - Toto (4:57)
  3. 3 What I Like About You - The Romantics (2:56)
  4. 4 Eye of the Tiger - Survivor (4:04)
  5. 5 The Final Countdown - Europe (5:10)
  6. 6 Cum on Feel the Noize - Quiet Riot (4:50)
  7. 7 Cherry Pie - Warrant (3:21)
  8. 8 Balls to the Wall - Accept (5:43)
  9. 9 When I See You Smile - Bad English (4:18)
  10. 10 Working for the Weekend - Loverboy (3:41)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Michael Bloomfield Composer
Chris Hillman Composer
David Rea Composer
Accept Composer, Producer
Marty Balin Composer
David Bowie Arranger, Composer, Producer
Rick Derringer Composer, Producer
Heart Arranger
Kansas Arranger
Al Kooper Arranger, Composer, Producer
Jeff Lynne Composer, Producer
Jim Messina Composer, Producer
Ted Nugent Composer
Steve Perry Composer
Joe Satriani Composer, Producer
Neal Schon Composer
Toto Producer
Steve Vai Composer, Producer
Gabor Szabo Composer
Santana Producer
Randy California Composer
Paul Dean Composer, Producer
Corky Laing Composer
Kerry Livgren Composer
Jim Peterik Composer, Producer
George Martin Producer
Roger Fisher Composer
Lou Adler Producer
Roy Thomas Baker Producer
John Boylan Producer
Will Calhoun Composer
Fred Catero Producer
Nicky Chinn Composer
John Court Producer
Larry Cox Producer
Kevin Cronin Composer, Producer
John Cuniberti Producer
Rev. Gary Davis Composer
Michael DeRosier Composer
Double Trouble Producer
K.K. Downing Composer
Bruce Fairbairn Producer
Mike Flicker Producer
Matt Frenette Composer
Lew Futterman Producer
Jeff Glixman Producer
Corey Glover Composer
Peter Green Composer
Rob Halford Composer
Beau Hill Producer
Noddy Holder Composer
Rick Jarrard Producer
Murray Krugman Producer
Jani Lane Composer
Jim Lea Composer
David Lucas Producer
Jimmy Marinos Composer
Max Middleton Composer
Richard Mullen Producer
Rick Nielsen Composer
David Paich Composer
Wally Palmar Composer
Felix Pappalardi Composer, Producer
Jeff Porcaro Composer
Sandy Pearlman Producer
Spencer Proffer Producer
Vernon Reid Composer
Mike Reno Composer
Gary Richrath Producer
Donald Roeser Composer
Mike Skill Composer
Muzz Skillings Composer
Darby Slick Composer
Peter Solley Producer
Ed Stasium Producer
Bill Szymczyk Producer
Joey Tempest Composer
Glenn Tipton Composer
Gary Usher Producer
Stevie Ray Vaughan Composer, Producer
Diane Warren Composer
Tom Werman Producer
Leslie West Composer
Ann Wilson Composer
Richie Zito Producer
Frankie Sullivan Composer, Producer
Jefferson Starship Producer
Joel Whitburn Chart Information
Nancy Wilson Composer
Mike Chapman Composer
Rob Carter Art Direction
Dan Epstein Liner Notes
Donovan Leitch Composer
Jim McGuinn Composer
Deaffy Composer
Maria Triana Mastering
Mike Bloomfield Composer
Tom Scholz Composer
Tom Allom Producer
Chet Powers Composer
Ron Polte Composer
Tom Scott Producer
Kevin Elsom Producer
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