The Who ‎– My Generation - The Very Best Of The Who

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1 I Can't Explain 2:04
2 Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere
Written-By – Roger Daltrey
2:40
3 My Generation 3:18
4 Substitute
Producer – Pete Townshend
3:47
5 I'm A Boy 2:36
6 Boris The Spider
Written-By – John Entwistle
2:27
7 Happy Jack 2:11
8 Pictures Of Lily 2:45
9 I Can See For Miles 4:21
10 Magic Bus 3:15
11 Pinball Wizard 3:00
12 The Seeker 3:22
13 Baba O'Riley
Violin – Dave Arbus
5:07
14 Won't Get Fooled Again (Full Length Version) 8:32
15 Let's See Action 4:02
16 5.15 4:49
17 Join Together 4:22
18 Squeeze Box
Accordion – Pete Townshend
2:40
19 Who Are You
Producer – Jon Astley
5:02
20 You Better You Bet
Drums – Kenny JonesProducer – Bill Szymczyk
5:37

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Track 1 Produced at IBC Studios, London in late 1964.
Track 2 Produced at IBC Studios, London, April 1965.
Track 3 Produced at Pye Studios, London, October 13, 1965.
Track 4 Produced at Olympic Studios, Barnes, February 1966.
Track 5 Original recording produced at IBC Studios on August 1, 1966. Remixed for inclusion in The Who's box set Thirty Years of Maximum R&B.
Track 6 Recorded at Pye Studios, London, October 1966. This stereo version of 'Boris' was remastered from the original 1/4" tapes.
Track 7 Original recording produced at CBS Studios, London, on November 10, 1966. Remastered from the original 1/4" tapes.
Track 8 Original recording produced at IBC Studios on April 5, 1967. Remastered from the original 1/4" tapes.
Track 9 Original recording produced at CBS Studios, London, Gold Star, Los Angeles and Talent Masters, New York, during September, 1967. This remixed version of 'Miles' was prepared for the 1995 reissue of The Who Sell Out.
Track 10 Original recording produced at IBC Studios, London, 1968. This mono version of 'Magic Bus' has been included at the request of Who fans!
Track 11 Original recording produced at Morgan Studios, London on February 7, 1969. Remixed for the reissue of The Who's Tommy album in 1996.
Track 12 Original recording produced at IBC Studios, London on January 19, 1970. Remixed for inclusion in The Who's box set Thirty Years Of Maximum R&B.
Track 13 Recorded at Olympic Studios, Barnes in May 1971. Opening track on the album Who's Next, the 1995 reissue of which features this remixed version.
Track 14 Recorded at Stargroves, Berkshire on March 16, 1971. This version is a new remix.
Track 15 Recorded at Olympic Studios, Barnes in May 1971. This remixed version of 'Let's See Action' was prepared as a bonus track for the reissue of Who's Next in 1995, but left off in favour of other tracks.
Track 16 Produced at "The Kitchen", Thesally Road, Battersea on June 27, 1973.
Track 17 Recorded at Olympic Studios, Barnes on May 22, 1972. Remixed for inclusion in The Who's box set Thirty Years Of Maximum R&B.
Track 18 Produced at the Shepperton Sound Stage and recorded on Ronnie Lane's Mobile Studio, July 14, 1975. This remixed version of 'Squeeze Box' has been prepared for the forthcoming reissue of The Who By Numbers.
Track 19 recorded at Ramport Studios, London and Goring Studios, Berkshire on October 4, 1977. Remixed for the forthcoming reissue of Who Are You. This edited version was released as a single on July 14, 1978.
Track 20 Produced at Odyssey Studios, London on November 4, 1980.
The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Polydor Ltd. (UK).
This compilation ℗ 1996 Polydor Ltd. (UK). © 1996 Polydor Ltd. (UK).

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The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Polydor Ltd. (UK). This compilation ℗ 1996 Polydor Ltd. (UK). © 1996 Polydor Ltd. (UK).
Marketed in Australasia by PolyGram under exclusive licence. Made in Australia.

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℗ 1996 Polydor Ltd (UK). © 1996 Polydor Ltd (UK). Marketed in Australasia by PolyGram under exclusive licence. Made in Australia.

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  • Barcode (Text On Tray Insert): 7 31453 31502 0
  • Barcode (Scanned): 731453315020
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533 150-2 The Who My Generation - The Very Best Of The Who(CD, Comp, RM) Polydor 533 150-2 UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
533 150-2 The Who My Generation - The Very Best Of(CD, Comp, RM) Polydor 533 150-2 Argentina 1996 Sell This Version
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