Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 (Don't fear) The Reaper
4.55 5:11
2 Death Valley Nights
4:10
3 Burnin' For You
4.45 4:32
4 R.U. Ready 2 Rock
6:16
5 Cities On Flame With Rock And Roll
4 4:04
6 Stairway to The Stars
3 3:45
7 Astronomy
4.65 6:26
8 The Marshall Plan
4 5:26
9 Godzilla
4 3:43
10 E.T.I. (Extra Terrestrial Intelligence)
4.5 3:45
11 Me 262
4 4:48
12 I'm On The Lamb But I Ain't No Sheep
3 3:12
13 Goin' Through The Motions
3 3:14
14 Then Came the Last Days Of May
4 3:33
15 Take Me Away
4 4:31

Credits

Medium 1

guitar:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
Donald Roeser (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
guitar and keyboard:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
Allen Lanier (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
bass:
Joe Bouchard (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
keyboard:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
arranger:
Blue Öyster Cult (track 3)
associate producer:
David Lucas (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
composer:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (track 13)
Blue Öyster Cult (track 8)
Donald Roeser (tracks 1, 9, 14)
Ian Hunter (Mott the Hoople) (track 13)
engineer:
Martin Birch (track 3)
Andy Abrams (tracks 1, 10)
Tim Geelan (track 7)
Steve Hoffman (mastering engineer) (track 7)
Clay Hutchinson (Engineer, who has worked at Kingdom Sound, New York) (track 3)
David Lucas (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
Stephen Marsh (track 7)
Billy Robertson (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
Jerry Smith (CBS Studios) (track 7)
Shelly Yakus (tracks 1, 10)
lead vocals:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (tracks 6, 12)
Albert Bouchard (track 5)
Donald Roeser (track 14)
lyricist:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (track 13)
Donald Roeser (tracks 1, 9, 14)
Ian Hunter (Mott the Hoople) (track 13)
producer:
Martin Birch (tracks 3, 8)
Blue Öyster Cult (tracks 9, 13)
Bruce Fairbairn (track 15)
Murray Krugman (tracks 1, 5–7, 9–10, 12–14)
Sandy Pearlman (tracks 1, 5–7, 9–10, 12–14)
David Lucas (tracks 1, 9–10, 13)
recording engineer:
Lou Schlossberg (track 7)
Lehman Yates (track 7)
vocals:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (tracks 5, 14)
Joe Bouchard (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
Donald Roeser (tracks 5–6, 12)
writer:
Eric Bloom (Blue Öyster Cult) (tracks 12, 15)
Albert Bouchard (tracks 5–7, 12)
Joe Bouchard (track 7)
Richard Meltzer (tracks 3, 6)
Aldo Nova (track 15)
Sandy Pearlman (tracks 5, 7, 10, 12)
Donald Roeser (tracks 3, 5–6, 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1976) (tracks 1, 10)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1976) (track 1)
CBS Records Inc. (for rights/distribution/manufacture use only; international subsidiary of CBS, Inc.) (1990) (track 10)
publisher:
mixed at:
The Record Plant (New York) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (tracks 1, 10)
recorded at:
The Record Plant (New York) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (tracks 1, 10)
The Warehouse (New York studio) in New York, New York, United States (tracks 5–6, 12, 14)
sampled by:
Problem Child by 3rd Bass (track 9)
Steady Shock by Girl Talk (track 1)
later parody versions:
Bob Dylan (track 9)
God's Zealot (track 9)
Shopzilla (track 9)
recording of:
Astronomy (track 7)
Burnin’ for You (track 3)
Take Me Away (track 15)
The Marshall Plan (track 8)
(Don’t Fear) The Reaper (1976-03) (track 1)
Godzilla (1977-07) (track 9)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000X8NHB8 [info]