Annotation

This has been recorded at various locations over the past three tours 1977-1978.
All CD 2 tracks previously unreleased except "Closet Chronicles"

Annotation last modified on 2016-08-09 18:12 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Song for America
7:28
2 Point of Know Return
3:07
3 Paradox
4:09
4 Icarus / Borne on the Wings of Steel
5:58
5 Portrait (He Knew)
5:18
6 Carry On Wayward Son
4 4:38
7 Journey From Mariabronn
4 8:55
8 Dust in the Wind
5 6:17
9 Lonely Wind
4:29
10 Mysteries and Mayhem
4:00
11 Excerpt From Lamplight Symphony
4 2:38
12 The Wall
5 4:58
13 Magnum Opus
5 11:15
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Hopelessly Human
8:42
2 Child of Innocence
4 7:48
3 Belexes
5 4:34
4 Cheyenne Anthem
4 6:55
5 Lonely Street
8:21
6 Miracles Out of Nowhere
4 8:00
7 The Spider
7:41
8 Closet Chronicles
4 6:55
9 Down the Road
3:45
10 Sparks of the Tempest
5:20
11 Bringing It Back
5 7:07

Credits

CD 1

associate engineer:
Brad Aaron (engineer) (tracks 1–13)
composer:
Kerry Livgren (tracks 1, 6, 8, 11)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (track 9)
engineer:
Davy Moire (tracks 1–13)
lyricist:
Kerry Livgren (tracks 1, 6, 8, 11)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (track 9)
producer:
Kansas (US prog rock band) (tracks 1–13)
writer:
Phil Ehart (tracks 2, 13)
Dave Hope (track 13)
Kerry Livgren (tracks 3–5, 7, 10, 12–13)
Robby Steinhardt (tracks 2, 13)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (tracks 2–5, 7, 10, 12–13)
Richard Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1978) (tracks 1–13)
publisher:
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (tracks 1–3, 5, 7–9, 11)
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (1975 –) (tracks 4, 10)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (1975 –) (tracks 4, 10)
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (1976 –) (tracks 6, 12–13)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (1976 –) (tracks 6, 12–13)
edit of:
Journey From Mariabronn (live, 1977/78 (LP edit)) by Kansas (track 7)
Portrait (He Knew) (live, 1977/78 (LP edit)) by Kansas (track 5)
edits:
Dust in the Wind (live, 1977/78 (LP edit)) by Kansas (track 8)
Icarus: Borne on Wings of Steel (live, 1977/78 (LP edit)) by Kansas (track 4)
Lonely Wind (live, 1977/78 (LP edit)) by Kansas (track 9)
Paradox (live, 1977-78 (LP edit)) by Kansas (track 3)
The Wall (live, 1977/78 (LP edit)) by Kansas (track 12)
later parody versions:
Lust on the Bridge (track 8)
later translated versions:
Leb' dei Leben (track 8)
later versions:
Pensando en ti (track 8)
live recording of:
Dust in the Wind (track 8)
Lamplight Symphony (track 11)
Lonely Wind (Kansas) (track 9)
Magnum Opus (track 13)
Paradox (track 3)
Portrait (He Knew) (track 5)
Song for America (track 1)
The Wall (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
The Big Medley (track 6)

CD 2

additional engineer:
Brad Aaron (engineer) (track 8)
composer:
J.J. Cale (track 11)
Kerry Livgren (tracks 1–4, 6)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (track 7)
engineer:
Davy Moire (track 8)
lyricist:
J.J. Cale (track 11)
Kerry Livgren (tracks 1–4, 6)
mixer:
Jeff Glixman (tracks 1–11)
Andreas John (german producer) (tracks 1–11)
Zak Rizvi (guitarist & engineer) (tracks 1–11)
producer:
Phil Ehart (tracks 1–11)
Jeff Glixman (tracks 1–11)
Kansas (US prog rock band) (track 8)
Jeff Magid (tracks 1–11)
writer:
Phil Ehart (track 5)
Dave Hope (track 5)
Kerry Livgren (tracks 8–10)
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas) (tracks 5, 8–10)
Richard Williams (guitarist of Kansas) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1978) (track 8)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (2008) (tracks 1–7, 9–11)
publisher:
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7–10)
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 11)
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (1975 –) (track 2)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (1975 –) (track 2)
Don Kirshner Music Inc. (1976 –) (tracks 4, 6)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (1976 –) (tracks 4, 6)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 11)
live recording of:
Belexes (track 3)
Bringing It Back (track 11)
Cheyenne Anthem (track 4)
Child of Innocence (track 2)
Closet Chronicles (track 8)
Down the Road (track 9)
Hopelessly Human (track 1)
Lonely Street (track 5)
The Spider (track 7)

Release

bass:Dave Hope
graphic design:Tom Drennon Design
guitar:Kerry Livgren
Richard Williams (guitarist of Kansas)
keyboard:Kerry Livgren
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas)
percussion:Phil Ehart
violin:Robby Steinhardt
vocals:Robby Steinhardt
Steve Walsh (original lead singer of Kansas)
art direction:Tom Drennon Design
design/illustration:Jim Barrett
photography:Raúl Vega
liner notes:Jeb Wright (founding writer behind the web site 'Classic Rock Revisited')
copyrighted by:Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1978)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (2008)
distributed by:Epic Records (American holding company - do not use as a release label!)
manufactured by:Epic Records (American holding company - do not use as a release label!)
recorded at:DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, Michigan, United States (1977 – 1978)
Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland, United States (1977 – 1978)
Palladium in New York, New York, United States (1977 – 1978)
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/release/mr0001674795 [info]
ASIN:US: B00175G79K [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/2099754 [info]
other databases:https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/kansas/two_for_the_show_f4/ [info]