Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Boys Are Back in Town 4.15 4:30
2 The Rocker 2 2:41
3 Waiting for an Alibi 3:31
4 Whiskey in the Jar 5 3:43
5 Emerald 4.25 4:05
6 Don’t Believe a Word 4.5 2:20
7 King’s Vengeance 4:10
8 Wild One 4:21
9 Philomena 3:43
10 Still in Love With You 5:40
11 Dancing in the Moonlight (It’s Caught Me in Its Spotlight) 4.35 3:29
12 Soldier of Fortune 5:19
13 Opium Trail 3:58
14 Massacre (live) 2:56
15 Johnny the Fox Meets Jimmy the Weed (live) 3:45
16 Killer on the Loose 4 3:55
17 Hollywood (Down on Your Luck) 4:12
18 Bad Reputation 3.5 3:08
19 Jailbreak (live) 4:05
20 Thunder and Lightning 4:56

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar and bass guitar:
Phil Lynott (tracks 1, 6)
acoustic guitar, bass guitar and harp:
Phil Lynott (tracks 11, 18)
drums (drum set):
Brian Downey (Thin Lizzy drummer) (tracks 1, 3, 5–6, 11, 16, 18, 20)
bass guitar:
Phil Lynott (tracks 3, 5, 16, 20)
guitar:
Scott Gorham (tracks 1, 3, 5–6, 11, 16, 18, 20)
Gary Moore (Thin Lizzy, blues guitar) (track 3)
Brian Robertson (Thin Lizzy & Motörhead) (tracks 1, 5–6)
John Sykes (track 20)
Snowy White (guitarist) (track 16)
keyboard:
Darren Wharton (track 20)
saxophone:
John Helliwell (track 11)
arranger:
Thin Lizzy (track 4)
composer:
Phil Lynott (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8–12, 16, 19)
engineer:
Chris Tsangarides (track 20)
Tony Visconti (tracks 11, 18)
Kit Woolven (track 3)
Andrew Warwick (producer/engineer) (track 20)
lead vocals:
Phil Lynott (tracks 1, 3, 5, 11, 18, 20)
lyricist:
Phil Lynott (tracks 1, 3, 6, 8–12, 16, 19)
producer:
John Alcock (producer) (tracks 1, 5–6)
Nick Tauber (track 2)
Thin Lizzy (tracks 3, 11, 16, 18, 20)
Chris Tsangarides (track 20)
Tony Visconti (tracks 3, 11, 18)
Kit Woolven (track 16)
vocals:
Phil Lynott (tracks 6, 16)
writer:
Eric Bell (Thin Lizzy cofounder) (track 2)
Brian Downey (Thin Lizzy drummer) (tracks 2, 5, 13–15, 18, 20)
Scott Gorham (tracks 5, 7, 13–15, 17–18)
Phil Lynott (tracks 2, 5, 7, 13–15, 17–18, 20)
Brian Robertson (Thin Lizzy & Motörhead) (track 5)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Decca Music Group Limited (not for release label use, for ℗ & © rights holder use only) (1972) (track 4)
Decca Music Group Limited (not for release label use, for ℗ & © rights holder use only) (1973) (track 2)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1973) (track 3)
The Decca Record Company Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1973) (track 2)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1974) (tracks 9–10)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1975) (tracks 7–8)
BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (1976) (track 19)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1976) (tracks 1, 5–6)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1977) (tracks 11–13, 18)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1978) (tracks 14–15)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1980) (track 16)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 17)
Mercury Records Limited (not for release label use!) (1983) (track 20)
publisher:
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (temporary comment for merge; renamed Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. circa 1998) (track 1)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 4)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 2, 19)
recorded at:
mash-ups:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Gemmas wieda an (track 1)
Massacre (Los Suaves version) (track 14)
later versions:
live recording of:
Massacre (original version by Thin Lizzy) (1976) (track 14)
Jailbreak (1976-02-12) (track 19)
recording of:
Bad Reputation (track 18)
Emerald (track 5)
Killer on the Loose (track 16)
King’s Vengeance (track 7)
Opium Trail (track 13)
Philomena (track 9)
Soldier of Fortune (track 12)
The Rocker (track 2)
Whiskey in the Jar (rock version, arranged by Thin Lizzy) (track 4)
Wild One (track 8)
version of:
Whiskey in the Jar (traditional) (track 4)