Ric Ocasek

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Relationships

children: Christopher Otcasek
member of: Milkwood (Ric Ocasek & Benjamin Orr's pre-Cars band)
The Cars (background vocals, lead vocals, guitar) (1976 –)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000889097 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/113688 [info]
IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0643619/ [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/3140 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 76501065 [info]
Wikidata: Q526406 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Ric Ocasek [info]
official homepages: http://www.ricocasek.com/ [info]
other databases: https://rateyourmusic.com/artist/ric_ocasek [info]

Appearances

Date Title Credited As Attributes Artist Length
composer
A Dream Away
All Mixed Up
Blue Tip
Bye Bye Love
Candy-O
Coming for You
Coming Up You
Cruiser
Dangerous Type
Don't Cha Stop
Don't Tell Me No
Door to Door
Double Life
Double Trouble
Drag On Forever
Drive Ric Ocasek
Emotion in Motion
Everything You Say
Fine Line
Free
Getting Through
Gimme Some Slack
Good Times Roll
Got a Lot on My Head
Heartbeat City
Hello Again
Hello Darkness
Hits Me
Hotel Queenie
I Refuse
I'm in Touch With Your World
I’m Not the One
It's All I Can Do
It’s Only
Just What I Needed
Keep On Knocking
Keep on Laughin'
Leave or Stay
Let's Go
Look in Your Eyes
Looking for Love
Lust for Kicks
Magic
Maybe Baby
Munich Girls
My Best Friend's Girl
Mystery
Nicht nach Haus
Night Spots
One by One
P.F.J.
Panorama
Rocket USA
Sad Song
Shake It Up
Shoo Be Doo
Since I Held You
Since You’re Gone
Soon
Stranger Eyes
Strap Me In
Ta Ta Wayo Wayo
Take Another Look
Take What You Want
Think It Over
This Side of Paradise
Tonight She Comes
Too Late
Touch and Go
True Love
True to You
Victim of Love
When You Gonna Lay Me Down
Why Can't I Have You
Wound Up on You
You Are the Girl
You Can't Hold On Too Long
You Might Think
You Wear Those Eyes
You're All I've Got Tonight
instrument
1992-05-21 Just What I Neeeded (live, 199x: The Bottom Line, New York, NY, USA) guitar Ric Ocasek 3:26
An Unmarketed Product keyboard Guided by Voices 1:08
Candy‐O guitar The Cars 2:36
Dangerous Type guitar The Cars 4:32
Don't Let Me Down additional and keyboard No Doubt 4:09
Double Life guitar The Cars 4:14
Dragons Awake! keyboard Guided by Voices 2:08
Got a Lot on My Head guitar The Cars 2:59
Hold on Hope keyboard Guided by Voices 3:31
In Stitches keyboard Guided by Voices 3:39
It’s All I Can Do guitar The Cars 3:46
Let’s Go guitar The Cars 3:34
Liquid Indian keyboard Guided by Voices 3:39
Lust for Kicks guitar The Cars 3:53
Much Better Mr. Buckles keyboard Guided by Voices 2:25
Mushroom Art keyboard Guided by Voices 1:48
Night Spots guitar The Cars 3:14
Optical Hopscotch keyboard Guided by Voices 3:02
Picture Me Big Time keyboard Guided by Voices 4:02
Shoo Be Doo guitar The Cars 1:38
Since I Held You guitar The Cars 3:17
Strumpet Eye keyboard Guided by Voices 1:58
Surgical Focus keyboard Guided by Voices 3:48
Teenage FBI keyboard Guided by Voices 2:54
Things I Will Keep keyboard Guided by Voices 2:26
Wormhole keyboard Guided by Voices 2:33
Wrecking Now keyboard Guided by Voices 2:34
You Can’t Hold On Too Long guitar The Cars 2:49
Zoo Pie keyboard Guided by Voices 2:19
lyricist
A Dream Away
All Mixed Up
Blue Tip
Bye Bye Love
Candy-O
Coming for You
Coming Up You
Cruiser
Dangerous Type
Don't Cha Stop
Don't Tell Me No
Door to Door
Double Life
Double Trouble
Drag On Forever
Drive Ric Ocasek
Emotion in Motion
Everything You Say
Fine Line
Free
Getting Through
Gimme Some Slack
Good Times Roll
Got a Lot on My Head
Heartbeat City
Hello Again
Hello Darkness
Hits Me
Hotel Queenie
I Refuse
I'm in Touch With Your World
I’m Not the One
It's All I Can Do
It’s Only
Just What I Needed
Keep On Knocking
Keep on Laughin'
Leave or Stay
Let's Go
Look in Your Eyes
Looking for Love
Lust for Kicks
Magic
Maybe Baby
Munich Girls
My Best Friend's Girl
Mystery
Nicht nach Haus
Night Spots
One by One
P.F.J.
Panorama
Rocket USA
Sad Song
Shake It Up
Shoo Be Doo
Since I Held You
Since You’re Gone
Soon
Stranger Eyes
Strap Me In
Ta Ta Wayo Wayo
Take Another Look
Take What You Want
Think It Over
This Side of Paradise
Tonight She Comes
Too Late
Touch and Go
True Love
True to You
Victim of Love
When You Gonna Lay Me Down
Why Can't I Have You
Wound Up on You
You Are the Girl
You Can't Hold On Too Long
You Might Think
You Wear Those Eyes
You're All I've Got Tonight
mix
An Unmarketed Product Guided by Voices 1:08
Dragons Awake! Guided by Voices 2:08
Gold Dust Woman Hole 5:10
Hold on Hope Guided by Voices 3:31
In Stitches Guided by Voices 3:39
Liquid Indian Guided by Voices 3:39
Much Better Mr. Buckles Guided by Voices 2:25
Mushroom Art Guided by Voices 1:48
Optical Hopscotch Guided by Voices 3:02
Picture Me Big Time Guided by Voices 4:02
Strumpet Eye Guided by Voices 1:58
Surgical Focus Guided by Voices 3:48
Teenage FBI Guided by Voices 2:54
Things I Will Keep Guided by Voices 2:26
Wormhole Guided by Voices 2:33
Wrecking Now Guided by Voices 2:34
Zoo Pie Guided by Voices 2:19
producer
Ain’t Got Nobody Weezer 3:21
An Ivory Hand The Cribs 3:58
An Unmarketed Product Guided by Voices 1:08
Back to the Shack Weezer 3:05
Black 47 Black 47 7:29
Buckeye Martin Rev 2:13
Buckeye Martin Rev 2:13
Buddy Holly Weezer 2:40
Burning for No One The Cribs 3:13
Centre of the Sun co Vixtrola 4:16
Cheyenne Martin Rev 3:06
Cheyenne Martin Rev 3:07
City Storms The Cribs 3:54
Cleopatra Weezer 3:12
Cowlily The Cribs 4:37
Da Vinci Weezer 4:06
Dakota Martin Rev 2:56
Dakota Martin Rev 2:56
Deeper Well Nada Surf 3:55
Diamond Girl The Cribs 3:17
Different Angle The Cribs 3:38
Don't Let Me Down No Doubt 4:09
Dragons Awake! Guided by Voices 2:08
Dream Baby Dream Suicide 6:19
Dream Baby Dream Suicide 3:15
End:User co Vixtrola 5:00
Eulogy for a Rock Band Weezer 3:25
Finally Free The Cribs 3:39
Foolish Father Weezer 4:32
Formica co Vixtrola 3:16
Funky Ceili (Bridie's Song) Black 47 4:00
Go Away Weezer 3:14
Gold Dust Woman Hole 5:10
Goodnight Little One Ric Ocasek 5:36
Gunboat co Vixtrola 3:32
Hold on Hope Guided by Voices 3:31
Holiday Weezer 3:25
Hollywood Nada Surf 2:21
I See Your Pictures Every Day The Cribs 3:08
I’ve Had It Up to Here Weezer 2:49
Icebox Nada Surf 3:18
In Stitches Guided by Voices 3:39
In the Garage Weezer 3:56
James Connolly Black 47 6:04
Last Call Brazilian Girls 4:10
Let It End co Vixtrola 3:51
Liquid Indian Guided by Voices 3:39
Lonely Girl Weezer 2:50
Maria’s Wedding Black 47 4:09
Mr. Wrong The Cribs 2:58
Much Better Mr. Buckles Guided by Voices 2:25
Mushroom Art Guided by Voices 1:48
Mustang Martin Rev 2:39
Mustang Martin Rev 2:39
My Name Is Jonas Weezer 3:24
Never Again co Vixtrola 3:30
No One Else Weezer 3:05
Only in Dreams Weezer 7:58
Optical Hopscotch Guided by Voices 3:02
Our Lady of the Bronx Black 47 5:42
Pacific Time The Cribs 4:25
Picture Me Big Time Guided by Voices 4:02
Pink Snow The Cribs 7:13
Platinum Blonde Life No Doubt 3:27
Popular Nada Surf 3:50
Popular (LP version) Nada Surf 3:40
Prairie Star Martin Rev 2:25
Prairie Star Martin Rev 2:24
Psychic Caramel Nada Surf 4:00
Punk Rock Song Bad Religion 2:27
Punk Rock Song (German version) Bad Religion 2:27
Red Sierra Martin Rev 6:35
Red Sierra Martin Rev 6:35
River of Tears Martin Rev 3:47
River Of Tears Martin Rev 3:47
Say It Ain’t So Weezer 4:19
Say It Ain’t So (remix) Weezer 4:19
Shadows co Vixtrola 3:47
Simple Story The Cribs 3:21
Sleep Nada Surf 3:48
Spring on Broadway The Cribs 3:50
Stalemate Nada Surf 3:38
Strumpet Eye Guided by Voices 1:58
Summer of Chances The Cribs 3:31
Surf Wax America Weezer 3:07
Surgical Focus Guided by Voices 3:48
Teenage FBI Guided by Voices 2:54
Tell You Now Le Tigre 3:34
The British Are Coming Weezer 4:09
The Futurescope Trilogy: I. The Waste Land Weezer 1:56
The Futurescope Trilogy: II. Anonymous Weezer 3:20
The Futurescope Trilogy: III. Return to Ithaka Weezer 2:18
The One co Vixtrola 3:45
The Plan Nada Surf 4:32
The World Has Turned and Left Me Here Weezer 4:19
Things I Will Keep Guided by Voices 2:26
Treehouse Nada Surf 2:43
Undone – The Sweater Song Weezer 5:05
Undone – The Sweater Song (edit) Weezer 3:58
Walk Away co Vixtrola 3:42
Wormhole Guided by Voices 2:33
Wrecking Now Guided by Voices 2:34
You co Vixtrola 4:05
Zen Brain Nada Surf 4:29
Zoo Pie Guided by Voices 2:19
1995 The Gray Race Bad Religion
1995 The Gray Race Bad Religion
A Way of Life Suicide
A Way of Life Suicide
Door to Door The Cars
Modern Swinger The Pink Spiders
Rock for Light Bad Brains
Rock for Light Bad Brains
Suicide (The Second Album) Suicide
Suicide (The Second Album) Suicide
Suicide (The Second Album) Suicide
The Gray Race Bad Religion
Then Again, Maybe I Won't Johnny Bravo
Weezer (Green Album) Weezer
Weezer (Blue Album) Weezer
Why Be Blue? Suicide
Why Be Blue? Suicide
recording
An Unmarketed Product Guided by Voices 1:08
Dragons Awake! Guided by Voices 2:08
Hold on Hope Guided by Voices 3:31
In Stitches Guided by Voices 3:39
Liquid Indian Guided by Voices 3:39
Much Better Mr. Buckles Guided by Voices 2:25
Mushroom Art Guided by Voices 1:48
Optical Hopscotch Guided by Voices 3:02
Picture Me Big Time Guided by Voices 4:02
Strumpet Eye Guided by Voices 1:58
Surgical Focus Guided by Voices 3:48
Teenage FBI Guided by Voices 2:54
Things I Will Keep Guided by Voices 2:26
Wormhole Guided by Voices 2:33
Wrecking Now Guided by Voices 2:34
Zoo Pie Guided by Voices 2:19
vocal
1992-05-21 Just What I Neeeded (live, 199x: The Bottom Line, New York, NY, USA) Ric Ocasek 3:26
Dangerous Type lead vocals The Cars 4:32
Double Life lead vocals The Cars 4:14
Got a Lot on My Head lead vocals The Cars 2:59
Lust for Kicks lead vocals The Cars 3:53
Night Spots lead vocals The Cars 3:14
Shoo Be Doo lead vocals The Cars 1:38
Since I Held You lead vocals The Cars 3:17
writer
Go Away
It's Not the Night
Moving in Stereo
My Best Friend's Magic Girlfriend
This Could Be Love