Label: BIG-H - BH-79107,BIG-H - BH 79107 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation, Mono • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock • Style: Rock & Roll, Rockabilly
The disc's lineup is an interesting mix of rock legends the Troggsthe Zombiesthe Beach Boys and one-hit wonders the Nashville Teensthe Equals with the songs ranging from out-and-out classics to forgotten, yet worthy, obscurities.
The main problem with the disc is that all but three of the songs the Beach Boys ' "Surfin'," the Trashmen 's "Surfin' Bird," and the Turtles ' "Happy Always On The Run - Lenny Kravitz - Mama Said are re-recordings.
While on the one hand it is scarily impressive that they were able to round up so many re-recordings of classic '60s songs and that Various - Vintage Rocknroll Collector Items Vol. 7 many of the artists were game to do the re-recordings at some low point in their careeron the other it is hard to believe that anyone would actually want to listen to them instead of the original recordings.
In fact it is hard to imagine what K-Tel was thinking when it put this series together. Did the label think it could fool enough people in to thinking these were original recordings to make some money?
The fine print on the back of the CD is pretty small, and you might not see it unless you were looking for it. Did they just figure people wouldn't care one way or the other about when the recordings were made, just as long as their favorite songs were there? Probably this is true in many cases but that doesn't lend any validity to the series, because the whole project simply reeks of disregard for the music-buying public Various - Vintage Rocknroll Collector Items Vol.
7 for the music itself. Please do not even think about buying this, or any other volume of this awful series. AllMusic relies Various - Vintage Rocknroll Collector Items Vol.
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Happy Together. The Turtles. Ruthann Friedman. The Association. She's Not There. Rod Argent. The Zombies. Bend Me, Shape Me. The American Breed. Come and Get It. Paul McCartney. The Letter. Wayne Carson. The Box Tops. The Beach Boys. Hippy Hippy Shake. Chan Romero. The Swinging Blue Jeans. Surfin' Bird. The Trashmen. Lady Willpower. Silence Is Golden. The Tremeloes. Baby Come Back. Eddy Grant. The Equals. Tobacco Road. John D. The Nashville Teens. Western Union. The Five Americans.
Wild Thing. Chip Taylor. The Troggs. Windy Ruthann Friedman. She's Not There Rod Argent. The Letter Wayne Carson. Hippy Hippy Shake Chan Romero.
Baby Come Back Eddy Grant. Tobacco Road John D. Wild Thing Chip Taylor.
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