Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 So You Want to Be a Rock & Roll Star
3:37
2 Needles and Pins
2:26
3 The Waiting
5:18
4 Breakdown
7:42
5 American Girl
4:01
6 It Ain’t Nothin’ to Me
6:15
7 Insider
5:26
8 Rockin’ Around (With You)
3:24
9 Refugee
5:24
10 Southern Accents
5:23
11 Rebels
6:14
12 Don’t Bring Me Down
3:53
13 Shout
9:36
14 Stories We Could Tell
3:47

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Bobby Valentino (British violinist and singer-songwriter) (track 14)
bass guitar:
Ron Blair (tracks 2, 7, 12, 14)
trumpet:
Lee Thornburg (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–11)
harmonica:
Jimmy Zavala (US musician) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–11)
euphonium:
Nick Lane (US trombonist, composer & arranger) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–11)
percussion:
Phil Jones (Percussionist) (tracks 2, 7–8, 13)
saxophone:
Jimmy Zavala (US musician) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–11)
trombone:
Nick Lane (US trombonist, composer & arranger) (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–11)
flugelhorn:
Lee Thornburg (tracks 1, 3–7, 9–11)
background vocals:
Carroll Sue Hill (tracks 1, 3–6, 9–11)
Pat Peterson (tracks 1, 3–6, 9–11)
composer:
Sonny Bono (track 2)
Jack Nitzsche (track 2)
Tom Petty (tracks 3–5, 7, 10–11)
lyricist:
Sonny Bono (track 2)
Tom Petty (tracks 3–4, 7, 10–11)
vocals:
Stevie Nicks (tracks 2, 7)
writer:
Mike Campbell (worked with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (tracks 8–9)
Gerry Goffin (track 12)
Chris Hillman (track 1)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track 13)
Ronald Isley (track 13)
Rudolph Isley (track 13)
Carole King (track 12)
Roger McGuinn (track 1)
Tom Petty (tracks 6, 8–9)
John Sebastian (track 14)
Dave Stewart (UK guitarist/singer for Eurythmics) (track 6)
publisher:
Almo Music Corporation (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
Gone Gator Music (tracks 3, 6–7, 10–11)
recorded at:
Paradise Rock Club in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1978-07-16) (track 12)
The Forum in Inglewood, California, United States (1981-06) (tracks 2, 7)
The Wiltern in Los Angeles, California, United States (1985-08-07) (tracks 1, 3–6, 9–11)
is the basis for:
Shout (It Out) (track 13)
later translated versions:
ピンと針 (track 2)
live cover recording of:
Don't Bring Me Down (track 12)
Needles and Pins (track 2)
Shout (track 13)
Stories We Could Tell (1980-03-07) (track 14)
live recording of:
Refugee (track 9)
Southern Accents (track 10)
Insider (1981-06) (track 7)
Rockin’ Around (With You) (1983-06) (track 8)
American Girl (1985-08-07) (track 5)
Breakdown (1985-08-07) (track 4)
It Ain’t Nothin’ to Me (1985-08-07) (track 6)
Rebels (1985-08-07) (track 11)
The Waiting (1985-08-07) (track 3)