Atomic Rooster ‎– Sleeping For Years The Studio Recordings 1970-1974

Esoteric Recordings ‎– ECLEC 42612
4 × CD, Compilation, Remastered, Box


Taken From The Album “Atomic Rooster” – Released In February 1970
1-1 Friday 13th
1-2 And So To Bed
1-3 Winter
1-4 Decline And Fall
1-5 Banstead
1-6 S.L.Y.
1-7 Broken Wings
1-8 Before Tomorrow
1-9 Friday 13th (US Album Version)
1-10 S.L.Y. (US Album Version)
1-11 Before Tomorrow (US Album Version)
1-12 VUG (1970 Demo With Carl Palmer)
1-13 Devils’ Answer (1970 Demo Version)
A-Side Of Single - Released In January 1971
1-14 Tomorrow Night (Single Version)
Taken From The Album “Death Walks Behind You” - Released In September 1970
2-1 Death Walks Behind You
2-2 VUG
2-3 Tomorrow Night
2-4 Seven Streets
2-5 Sleeping For Years
2-6 I Can’t Take No More
2-7 Nobody Else
2-8 Gerschatzer
B-Side Of Single – Released In January 1971
2-9 Play The Game
A-Side Of Single – Released In June 1971
2-10 Devils’ Answer
Taken From The Album “In Hearing Of Atomic Rooster” - Released In August 1971
2-11 Breakthrough
2-12 Break The Ice
2-13 Decision / Indecision
2-14 A Spoonful Of Bromide Helps The Pulse Rate Go Down
3-1 Black Snake
3-2 Head In The Sky
3-3 The Rock
3-4 The Price
Taken From The US Version Of “In Hearing Of Atomic Rooster” - Released In August 1971
3-5 Devil’s Answer (Pete French Vocal Version)
Taken From The Album “Made In England” - Released In October 1972
3-6 Time Take My Life
3-7 Stand By Me
3-8 Little Bit Of Inner Air
3-9 Don’t Know What Went Wrong
3-10 Never To Lose
3-11 Introduction / Breathless
3-12 Space Cowboy
3-13 People You Can’t Trust
3-14 All In Satan’s Name
3-15 Close Your Eyes
Taken From The Album “Nice 'N' Greasy” - Released In September 1973
4-1 All Across The Country
4-2 Save Me
4-3 Voodoo In You
4-4 Goodbye Planet Earth
4-5 Take One Toke
4-6 Can’t Find A Reason
4-7 Ear In The Snow
4-8 Satan’s Wheel
Taken From The UU & German Versions Of “Nice 'N' Greasy” - Released In September 1973
4-9 What You Gonna Do?
4-10 Moods
A & B-Sides Of Single - Released In March 1974
4-11 Tell Your Story (Sing Your Song)
4-12 O.D.

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Made in the EU.

4 CD Card sleeves and 32-page booklet in clamshell Box.

A collection of every album and single track recorded by the legendary ATOMIC ROOSTER between 1970 – 1974.

Sleeping for Years is a clamshell boxed set anthologising all the recordings made by the band on the classic albums Atomic Rooster, Death Walks Behind You, In Hearing of Atomic Rooster, Made In England and Nice 'n' Greasy and on such hit singles as Tomorrow Night and Devil’s Answer.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 013929 471207
  • Matrix / Runout (CD One): DA2518 ECLEC42612/CD1
  • Matrix / Runout (CD Two): DA2505 ECLEC42612/CD2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD Three): DA2502 ECLEC42612/CD3
  • Matrix / Runout (CD Four): DA2509 ECLEC42612/CD4
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LD02
  • Mould SID Code (CD One): IFPI 5J33
  • Mould SID Code (CD Three): IFPI 5J44
  • Mould SID Code (CD Two, CD Four): IFPI 5J93