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The Collection

by Marianne Faithfull
 
Any Marianne Faithfull collection from her Decca years that doesn't include "As Tears Go By" is of special interest, as some listeners have never been convinced of her version's merits, regardless of its chart position. In this case, there are 40 songs here in a distinctly folk and pop/cabaret vein, mastered in state of the art sound, that capture some of Faithfull's

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Any Marianne Faithfull collection from her Decca years that doesn't include "As Tears Go By" is of special interest, as some listeners have never been convinced of her version's merits, regardless of its chart position. In this case, there are 40 songs here in a distinctly folk and pop/cabaret vein, mastered in state of the art sound, that capture some of Faithfull's best moments on various singles and her LPs, alas not in chronological order -- she became a better, less self-conscious singer as she went on, and the material here, running right up to her 1967 Decca single "Is This What I Get for Loving You," embodies some of her best work, nicely annotated and well mastered, and the price is definitely right as a budget double-CD set.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/17/2005
Label:
Universal Uk
UPC:
0602498248010
catalogNumber:
9824801
Rank:
64448

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Marianne Faithfull   Primary Artist

Technical Credits

Bert Jansch   Composer
Jon Mark   Arranger,Composer
Bob Dylan   Composer
Marianne Faithfull   Composer
Carole King   Composer
John Lennon   Composer
Paul McCartney   Composer
Burt Bacharach   Composer
Gerry Goffin   Composer
John Phillips   Composer
Mike Leander   Composer
Phil Spector   Composer
Cyril Tawney   Composer
John Carpenter   Composer
Hal David   Composer
Tony Hatch   Composer
Lee Hays   Arranger
John D. Loudermilk   Composer
Andrew Loog Oldham   Composer
Marcel Stellman   Composer
André Popp   Composer
William Shakespeare   Composer
Gary Wallington   Concept
Daryl Easlea   Liner Notes
David Whittaker   Composer
Francis McPeake   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Donovan Leitch   Composer
Ken Lewis   Composer
William Butler Yeats   Composer

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