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VariousPoptopia! Power Pop Classics Of The '70s

Label:Rhino Records (2) – R2 72728
Series:Poptopia!
Format:
CD, Compilation, Commerce
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Rock, Pop
Style:New Wave, Power Pop, Classic Rock

Tracklist

1RaspberriesGo All The Way
Drums, VocalsJim Bonfanti
Guitar, VocalsDavid Smalley*
Lead Guitar, VocalsWally Bryson
ProducerJimmy Ienner
Vocals, Bass, PianoEric Carmen
Written-ByEric Carmen, Wally Bryson
3:22
2Todd RundgrenCouldn't I Just Tell You
ProducerTodd Rundgren
Vocals [All], Instruments [All]Todd Rundgren
Written-ByTodd Rundgren
3:21
3Blue AshAbracadabra (Have You Seen Her?)
Bass, VocalsFrank Secich
Drums, VocalsDavid Evans (17)
Lead Guitar, VocalsBill Bartolin
OrganJohn Grazier
ProducerJohn Grazier
Vocals, GuitarJim Kendzor
Written-ByBill Bartolin, Frank Secich
3:09
4Big StarSeptember Gurls
BassAndy Hummel
Drums, VocalsJody Stephens
ProducerBig Star, John Fry
Vocals, GuitarAlex Chilton
Written-ByAlex Chilton
2:49
5BadfingerJust A Chance
Bass, VocalsTom Evans
Drums, Keyboards, VocalsMike Gibbins
Guitar, VocalsJoey Molland
ProducerChris Thomas
Vocals, Guitar, KeyboardsPete Ham
Written-ByPete Ham
2:59
6Dwight Twilley BandI'm On Fire
Drums, Bass, VocalsPhil Seymour
Lead GuitarBill Pitcock IV
ProducerOister
Vocals, Guitar, KeyboardsDwight Twilley
Written-ByDwight Twilley
3:18
7Flamin' Groovies*Shake Some Action
Bass, VocalsGeorge Alexander (2)
GuitarJames Farrell*
Lead Guitar, VocalsCyril Jordan
ProducerDave Edmunds
Vocals, GuitarChris Wilson (3)
4:34
8PezbandBaby It's Cold Outside
Bass, VocalsMike Gorman
Drums, Percussion, VocalsMick Rain
Lead GuitarTommy Gauvenda*
ProducerStephan Galfas
Saxophone [Sax]John Payne (4)
SynthesizerLarry Fast
Vocals, Guitar, PianoMimi Betinis
Written-ByMimi Betinis, Tommy Gauvenda*
2:52
9Cheap TrickCome On, Come On
Bass, VocalsTom Petersson
DrumsBun E. Carlos
Lead Guitar, VocalsRick Nielsen
ProducerTom Werman
Vocals, GuitarRobin Zander
Written-ByRick Nielsen
2:36
10FotomakerWhere Have You Been All My Life
Bass, VocalsGene Cornish
DrumsDino Danelli
Guitar, VocalsWally Bryson
Keyboards, VocalsFrankie Vinci
Strings [String Arrangement]Mike Lewis (7)
Vocals, Lead GuitarLex Marchesi
Written-ByJames Cawley
3:24
11The RubinoosI Wanna Be Your Boyfriend
Bass, VocalsRoyse Ader
Drums, Percussion, VocalsDonn Spindt
Lead Guitar, Vocals, KeyboardsTommy Dunbar
Vocals, GuitarJon Rubin (2)
Written-ByJames Gangwer, Tommy Dunbar
3:22
12The RecordsStarry Eyes
Bass, VocalsPhil Brown (4)
DrumsWill Birch
Lead Guitar, VocalsHuw Gower
Vocals, GuitarJohn Wicks (2)
Written-ByJohn Wicks (2), Will Birch
4:25
13Bram TchaikovskyGirl Of My Dreams
Bass, Guitar, Keyboards, VocalsMicky Broadbent*
Bells [Tubular]Mike Oldfield
Drums, PercussionKeith Boyce
Vocals, Guitar, BassBram Tchaikovsky (2)
Written-ByRonald Thomas*
4:09
14Nick LoweCruel To Be Kind
Guitar, VocalsDave Edmunds
Lead Guitar, VocalsBilly Bremner
ProducerNick Lowe
Vocals, BassNick Lowe
Written-ByIan Gomm, Nick Lowe
3:30
15The Knack (3)Good Girls Don't
DrumsBruce Gary
Lead Guitar, VocalsBerton Averre
ProducerMike Chapman
Vocals, GuitarDoug Fieger
Written-ByDoug Fieger
3:10
16ShoesToo Late
Bass, VocalsJohn Murphy (7)
Drums, VocalsSkip Meyer
Guitar, VocalsJeff Murphy
ProducerMike Stone
Vocals, GuitarGary Klebe
Written-ByGary Klebe
2:47
1720/20Yellow Pills
Bass, VocalsRon Flynt
DrumsMike Gallo (2)
Drums, VocalsPhil Seymour
Guitar, Synthesizer, VocalsChris Silagyi
ProducerEarle Mankey
Vocals, Lead GuitarSteve Allen (11)
Written-BySteve Allen (11)
4:18
18The Beat*Rock N Roll Girl
Bass, VocalsSteven Huff*
Drums, PercussionMichael Ruiz
Lead Guitar, VocalsLarry Whitman
ProducerBruce Botnick
Vocals, GuitarPaul Collins
Written-ByPaul Collins
2:17
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First disc of three in the Poptopia! series.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 081227272821
  • Matrix / Runout: wea mfg. OLYPHANT X2088 3 R2 72728-2 01 x̶M2 S2
  • Mastering SID Code: ifpi L902
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2V2B

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Poptopia! Power Pop Classics Of The '70s (CD, Compilation, Olyphant)Rhino Records (2)R2 72728US1997

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  • sloanwolf's avatar
    sloanwolf
    Loved this CD back in the day. Has led to numerous derivative pursuits of these artists. Rewarding in themselves... but this collection stands strong.

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