Rod Stewart ‎– The Rod Stewart Sessions 1971-1998

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Warner Bros. Records ‎– R2 519758, Stiefel Entertainment ‎– R2 519758
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Box Set
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1-01 Maggie May [Early Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Martin Quittenton, Rod Stewart
1-02 Seems Like A Long Time [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Theodore Anderson
1-03 Italian Girls [Early Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart, Ron Wood
1-04 You Wear It Well [Early Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Martin Quittenton, Rod Stewart
1-05 Lost Paraguayos [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart, Ron Wood
1-06 I'd Rather Go Blind [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Bill Foster*, Ellington Jordan
1-07 Angel [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Jimi Hendrix
1-08 Think I'll Pack My Bags [Early Version Of "Mystifies Me"]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart, Ron Wood
1-09 Farewell [Early Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Martin Quittenton, Rod Stewart
1-10 Girl From The North Country [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Bob Dylan
1-11 (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Man [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Gerry Goffin/Carole King*, Jerry Wexler
1-12 So Tired [Early Version]
Engineer – Mike Boback*Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart
1-13 This Old Heart Of Mine [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Gabby Garcia, Jerry Masters, Rich Blakin, Steve Melton, Willie MitchellProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Lamont Dozier/Edward Holland/Brian Holland*, Sylvia May*
1-14 To Love Somebody [Early Take]
Engineer – Gabby Garcia, Jerry Masters, Rich Blakin, Steve Melton, Willie MitchellProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb
1-15 Sailing [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Gabby Garcia, Jerry Masters, Rich Blakin, Steve Melton, Willie MitchellProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Gavin Sutherland
1-16 Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) [Early Take]
Producer – Tom DowdRecorded By – Dee Robb, Joe RobbWritten-By – Rod Stewart
1-17 My Dad's Trousers
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart
2-01 The First Cut Is The Deepest [Alternate Version]
Producer – Tom DowdRecorded By – Dee Robb, Joe RobbWritten-By – Cat Stevens
2-02 Rosie [Acoustic Version]
Producer – Tom DowdRecorded By – Dee Robb, Joe RobbWritten-By – Rod Stewart
2-03 Innocent [The Killing Of Georgie, Pt. III]
Engineer – Andy Johns, George TutkoProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Rod Stewart
2-04 Hot Legs [Early Take]
Engineer – Andy Johns, George TutkoProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Gary Grainger, Rod Stewart
2-05 You're In My Heart (The Final Acclaim) [Acoustic Version]
Engineer – Andy Johns, George TutkoProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Rod Stewart
2-06 I Was Only Joking [Early Take]
Engineer – Andy Johns, George TutkoProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Gary Grainger, Rod Stewart
2-07 Scarred & Scared [Early Take]
Acoustic Guitar – Fred TackettBacking Vocals – Max Gronenthal, Mike FinniganDrums – Roger BethelmyEngineer – Andy JohnsFlute – Gary HerbigHorns – Steve Madaio, Tom ScottKeyboards – Duane HitchingsPiano – Nicky HopkinsProducer – Tom DowdWritten-By – Gary Grainger, Rod Stewart
2-08 When I'm Away From You
Producer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Frankie Miller
2-09 Oh God, I Wish I Was Home Tonight [Early Version]
Co-producer – Jeremy Andrew Johns*, The Rod Stewart GroupEngineer – George TutkoProducer – Harry The HookWritten-By – Carmine Appice, Gary Grainger, Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Phil Chen, Rod Stewart
2-10 Time Of My Life
Co-producer – Jeremy Andrew Johns*, The Rod Stewart GroupEngineer – George TutkoProducer – Harry The HookWritten-By – Carmine Appice, Gary Grainger, Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Phil Chen, Rod Stewart
2-11 TV Mama
Co-producer – Jeremy Andrew Johns*, The Rod Stewart GroupEngineer – George TutkoProducer – Harry The HookWritten-By – Carmine Appice, Gary Grainger, Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Phil Chen, Rod Stewart
2-12 Maybe Baby
Co-producer – Jeremy Andrew Johns*, The Rod Stewart GroupEngineer – George TutkoProducer – Harry The HookWritten-By – Buddy Holly, Norman Petty
2-13 Stupid
Co-producer – Jeremy Andrew Johns*, The Rod Stewart GroupEngineer – George TutkoProducer – Harry The HookWritten-By – Carmine Appice, Gary Grainger, Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Phil Chen, Rod Stewart
2-14 Guess I'll Always Love You [Alternate Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Bernie Taupin, Jay Davis (2), Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Robin LeMesurier*, Rod Stewart, Tony Brock
2-15 The Great Pretender [Acoustic Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Buck Ram
2-16 It's Coming Out Your Royalties
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart
3-01 Thunderbird
Backing Vocals – Linda LewisCo-producer – Jim CreganEngineer – George TutkoGuitar – Danny JohnsonProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart
3-02 Dancing Alone [Alternate Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod Stewart, Tom DowdWritten-By – Robin LeMesurier*, Rod Stewart
3-03 I Wish You Would
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod Stewart, Tom DowdWritten-By – Billy Boy Arnold
3-04 Sweet Surrender [Alternate Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod Stewart, Tom DowdWritten-By – Robin LeMesurier*, Rod Stewart
3-05 Show Me
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod Stewart, Tom DowdWritten-By – Rod Stewart
3-06 Ghetto Blaster [Early Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod Stewart, Tom DowdWritten-By – Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Rod Stewart
3-07 Satisfied [Alternate Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod Stewart, Tom DowdWritten-By – Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Rod Stewart
3-08 Hard Lesson To Learn [Alternate Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Bob EzrinWritten-By – B. Taupin*, J. Triplett*, P. Blachly*
3-09 Heaven
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Bob EzrinWritten-By – Rod Stewart
3-10 In My Life [Piano Version]
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Bob EzrinWritten-By – John Lennon/Paul McCartney*
3-11 Love Is A Four Letter Word
Engineer – David Tickle, Jeff Hendrickson, Paul Wertheimer, Steve MacMillanProducer – Andy Taylor, Bernard Edwards, Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart
3-12 Forever Young [Piano Version]
Engineer – David Tickle, Jeff Hendrickson, Paul Wertheimer, Steve MacMillanProducer – Andy Taylor, Bernard Edwards, Rod StewartWritten-By – Jim Cregan, Kevin Savigar, Rod Stewart
3-13 My Heart Can't Tell You No [Alternate Version]
Engineer – David Tickle, Jeff Hendrickson, Paul Wertheimer, Steve MacMillanProducer – Andy Taylor, Bernard Edwards, Rod StewartWritten-By – Dennis Morgan, Simon Climie
3-14 I Go To Jail For You
Engineer – David Tickle, Jeff Hendrickson, Paul Wertheimer, Steve MacMillanProducer – Andy Taylor, Bernard Edwards, Rod StewartWritten-By – Andy Taylor, Rod Stewart
3-15 A Good Lover Is Hard To Find
Engineer – Steve MacMillanProducer – Bernard Edwards, Rod StewartWritten-By – Rod Stewart
3-16 "E Or A"
Engineer – George TutkoProducer – Rod Stewart, Tom DowdWritten-By – Rod Stewart
4-01 Let The Day Begin [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Steve MacMillanEngineer [With] – Tim WeidnerProducer – Trevor HornWritten-By – Michael Been
4-02 The Groom's Still Waiting At The Altar [Alternate Version]
Engineer – Steve MacMillanEngineer [With] – Tim WeidnerProducer – Trevor HornWritten-By – Bob Dylan
4-03 Windy Town [Piano Version]
Engineer – Steve MacMillanEngineer [With] – Tim WeidnerProducer – Trevor HornWritten-By – Chris Rea
4-04 In A Broken Dream [1992]
Bass – Nick LoweDrums – Pete ThomasEngineer [1992] – Tim WeidnerEngineer [2008 Assistant] – Paul Smith (18)Engineer [2008] – Brian KehewGuitar – David GilmourMixed By – Brian KehewOrgan – John Paul JonesProducer [1992] – Trevor HornProducer [2008] – Andy ZaxWritten-By – David Bentley
4-05 This Wheel's On Fire
Engineer – Steve MacMillanEngineer [With] – Tim WeidnerProducer – Trevor HornWritten-By – Bob Dylan, Richard Danko*
4-06 I Wanna Stay Home
Engineer – Steve MacMillanEngineer [With] – Tim WeidnerProducer – Trevor HornWritten-By – Andy Sturmer
4-07 I'm A King Bee
Engineer – Charlie Bouis, Steve MacMillan, Tim WeidnerProducer – Danny KortchmarWritten-By – James Moore
4-08 Looking For A Love
Engineer – Charlie Bouis, Steve MacMillan, Tim WeidnerProducer – Bernard EdwardsWritten-By – James W. Alexander*, Zelda Samuels
4-09 Kiss Her For Me
Engineer – Charlie Bouis, Steve MacMillan, Tim WeidnerProducer – Bernard EdwardsWritten-By – Francis Miller*, Scott English
4-10 The Long Journey Home
Co-producer – Kevin SavigarEngineer – Barry RudolphProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Elvis Costello, Paddy Moloney
4-11 Now That You're On Your Own
Co-producer – Kevin SavigarEngineer – Barry RudolphProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – John Shanks, Oliver Leiber, Rod Stewart
4-12 Dylan's Day Off
Co-producer – Kevin SavigarEngineer – Barry RudolphProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – James McColl
4-13 On And On
Co-producer – Kevin SavigarEngineer – Barry RudolphProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Crispin Hunt
4-14 Rockin' Chair
Co-producer – Kevin SavigarEngineer – Barry RudolphProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – C. Griffiths*, Noel Gallagher
4-15 Sugar Lips
Co-producer – Kevin SavigarEngineer – Barry RudolphProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Oliver Leiber, Rod Stewart
4-16 The Changingman
Co-producer – Kevin SavigarEngineer – Barry RudolphProducer – Rod StewartWritten-By – Brendan Lynch, Paul Weller
4-17 May You Never
Engineer – Steve MacMillanProducer – Bernard Edwards, Rod StewartWritten-By – John Martyn
4-18 Studio Chatter
4-19 Rod Plays Guitar

Credits

Notes

Engineered and mixed at Capitol Studios, Hollywood, 2008 and
OFR Studio, North Hollywood, 2008
Digital Transfers at tracks 2-09 to 2-13 Treasure Isle Recorders, Nashville
Mastered at DigiRep

Tracks 1-01, 1-02 from 'Every Picture Tells A Story' session
Recorded at Morgan Studios, London (1971)
Tracks 1-03 - 1-07 from 'Never A Dull Moment' sessions
Recorded at Morgan & Olympic Studios, London (1972)
Tracks 1-08 - 1-12 from 'Smiler' session
Recorded at Morgan Studios, London (1974)
Tracks 1-13 - 1-15 from 'Atlantic Crossing' sessions
Recorded at A&R, NYC; Criteria, Miami; Wally Heider & Clover, Los Angeles; Hi Recording, Memphis; Muscle Shoals Sound, Sheffield (1975)
Tracks 1-16, 2-01, 2-02 from 'A Night On The Town' sessions
Recorded at Cherokee Studios, Los Abgeles; Muscle Shoals Sound, Sheffield (1976)
Tracks 1-17, 2-14 - 2-16 from the supplementary studio sessions for 'Absolutely Live'
Recorded at Record Plant, Los Angeles (1982)
Tracks 2-03 - 2-06 from 'Foot Loose & Fancy Free' session
Recorded at Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles (1977)
Track 2-07 from 'Blondes Have More Fun' session
Recorded 1978
Track 2-08 Recorded at Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles 1979
Tracks 2-09 - 2-14 from 'Foolish Behaviour' sessions
Recorded at Record Plant & Cherokee Studios, Los Angeles (1980)
Track 3-01 from 'Tonight I'm Yours' sessions
Recorded at Record Plant, Los Angeles (1981)
Tracks 3-02 - 3-07, 3-16 from 'Body Wishes' sessions
Recorded at Record Plant, Los Angeles (1983)
Tracks 3-08 - 3-10 from 'Rod Stewart' sessions
Recorded at One On One Studios, Can Am Recorders, The Village Recorder, The Record Plant, Artisan Sound Recorders (1985-6)
Tracks 3-11 - 3-14 from 'Out Of Order' sessions
Recorded at The Record Plant & Oceanway Studios, Los Angeles (1987-8)
Tracks 3-15, 4-17 from 'Vagabond Heart' sessions
Recorded at The Cherokee & Conway Studios, Los Angeles & Sarm Studio, London (1990)
Tracks 4-01 - 4-06 from 'Once In A Blue Moon' sessions
Recorded at Woodstock House, County Wicklow & Cherokee Studios (1992)
Tracks 4-07 - 4-09 from 'A Spanner In The Works' sessions
Recorded at Woodstock House, Ireland; A&M Studios, Los Angeles; Herschel House, Hollywood (1995)
Tracks 4-10 - 4-16 from 'When We Were The New Boys' sessions
Recorded at Ollywood, Royaltone, Ocean Way, Le Mobile, Beverly Park, Record One & Satinwood Studios (1997)

This compilation ℗ & © 2009 Warner Bros. Records Inc. Manufactured & Marketed by Warner Music Group, 3400 W, Olive Ave., Burbank CA 91505-4614. Printed in the U.S.A.

Tracks 1-17, 2-16, 3-16, 4-18 and 4-19 are not listed on the rear cover.

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