Annotation

Label: RSO (UK)- Catalog #: RSO 2658 145 (LP)

Annotation last modified on 2005-11-05 11:09 UTC.

Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rock Hard
Suzi Quatro 3:24
2 Talk of the Town
The Pretenders 3:19
3 Same Old Scene
Roxy Music 3:58
4 Down in the Park
Gary Numan 4:22
5 Help Me!
Marcy Levy 3:30
6 Life During War Time
Talking Heads 3:41
7 Pretty Boys
Joe Jackson 3:28
8 Take This Town
XTC 4:09
9 I Wanna Be Sedated
Ramones 2:31
10 Damn Dog
Robin Johnson 2:45
11 Your Daughter Is One
Robin Johnson 2:03
12 Babylon's Burning
The Ruts 2:40
13 You Can't Hurry Love
D. L. Byron 3:10
14 Walk on the Wild Side
Lou Reed 4.35 4:12
15 The Night Was Not
Desmond Child 3:07
16 Innocent, Not Guilty
Garland Jeffreys 2:17
17 Grinding Halt
The Cure 2:48
18 Pissing in the River
Patti Smith Group 4:41
19 Flowers of the City
Robin Johnson 3:07
20 Damn Dog (reprise)
Robin Johnson 2:55

Credits

Medium 1

electric bass guitar:
Herbie Flowers (track 14)
drums:
John Halsey (track 14)
double bass:
Herbie Flowers (track 14)
baritone saxophone:
Ronnie Ross (track 14)
arranger:
David Bowie (track 14)
Lou Reed (track 14)
Mick Ronson (track 14)
background vocals:
The Thunder Thighs (70s UK vocal group) (track 14)
composer:
David Byrne (track 6)
Michael Dempsey (track 17)
Paul Fox (of The Ruts) (track 12)
Chris Frantz (track 6)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 2)
John Jennings (The Ruts) (track 12)
Malcolm Owen (track 12)
Dave Ruffy (track 12)
Laurence Tolhurst (track 17)
Jerry Harrison (track 6)
Gary Numan (track 4)
Lou Reed (track 14)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 17)
Tina Weymouth (track 6)
engineer:
Jon Caffery (track 4)
lead vocals:
Lou Reed (track 14)
lyricist:
David Byrne (track 6)
Chris Frantz (track 6)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 2)
Jerry Harrison (track 6)
Gary Numan (track 4)
Lou Reed (track 14)
Robert Smith (UK guitarist, vocalist and songwriter for The Cure) (track 17)
Tina Weymouth (track 6)
producer:
Jack Douglas (track 18)
David Bowie (track 14)
Mick Ronson (track 14)
writer:
Bryan Ferry (track 3)
Ramones (track 9)
publisher:
sampled by:
part of:
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
Neigschbeit (track 14)
Rheinsehn (track 14)
later translated versions:
Miltä meno maistuu (track 14)
Schicksal (track 14)
Seisovaa ilmaa (track 14)
recording of:
Babylon's Burning (track 12)
Down in the Park (track 4)
Grinding Halt (track 17)
I Wanna Be Sedated (track 9)
Same Old Scene (track 3)
Talk of the Town (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Life During Exodus (track 6)