Blondie – Against The Odds: 1974 – 1982 [8CD Box Set](2022)

Posted by Green on August 26, 2022
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The first-ever authorized and in-depth archive in Blondie’s history, a rarity for a band almost 50 years into their career with 40 million records sold, Against The Odds: 1974-1982 features the best of the outtakes and rarities from the Super Deluxe Collector’s Edition remastered from the original analog tapes and cut at Abbey Road Studios. Included is a 164-page book featuring an exhaustive look at Blondie’s international notoriety via picture sleeves and regional pressings.

Disc 5 – Eat To The Beat
1. Dreaming (3:09)
2. The Hardest Part (3:43)
3. Union City Blue (3:22)
4. Shayla (3:58)
5. Eat To The Beat (2:41)
6. Accidents Never Happen (4:16)
7. Die Young Stay Pretty (3:34)
8. Slow Motion (3:29)
9. Atomic (4:41)
10. Sound-A-Sleep (4:18)
11. Victor (3:19)
12. Living In The Real World (2:45)
13. Call Me (3:32)
14. Spaghetti Song (Atomic Pt. 2) (2:06)
15. Die Young Stay Pretty (Take 1) (3:36)
16. Underground Girl (3:53)
17. Union City Blue (Instrumental) (2:51)
18. Llámame (6:18)

Disc 6 – Autoamerican
1. Europa (3:31)
2. Live It Up (4:09)
3. Here’s Looking At You (2:58)
4. The Tide Is High (4:40)
5. Angels On The Balcony (3:47)
6. Go Through It (2:44)
7. Do The Dark (3:52)
8. Rapture (6:31)
9. Faces (3:52)
10. T-Birds (3:57)
11. Walk Like Me (3:45)
12. Follow Me (3:01)
13. Autoamerican Ad (1:08)
14. I Love You Honey, Give Me A Beer (Go Through It) (2:42)
15. Live It Up (Giorgio Moroder Demo) (4:04)
16. Angels On The Balcony (Giorgio Moroder Demo) (4:17)
17. The Tide Is High (Demo) (3:59)
18. Suzy & Jeffrey (4:10)
19. Rapture (Disco Version) (10:01)

Disc 7 – Hunter
1. Orchid Club (5:45)
2. Island Of Lost Souls (4:42)
3. Dragonfly (6:01)
4. For Your Eyes Only (3:07)
5. The Beast (4:55)
6. War Child (4:01)
7. Little Caesar (3:01)
8. Danceway (3:19)
9. (Can I) Find The Right Words (To Say) (3:07)
10. English Boys (3:49)
11. The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game (3:37)
12. Yuletide Throwdown (4:50)

Disc 8 – Home Tapes
1. Nameless (Home Tape) (1:42)
2. Mr. Sightseer (3:45)
3. Sunday Girl (Home Tape) (2:51)
4. Theme From Topkapi (Home Tape) (2:57)
5. The Hardest Part (Home Tape) (3:33)
6. Ring Of Fire (Home Tape) (2:48)
7. Heart Of Glass (Chris Stein Mix) (6:15)
8. Call Me (Chris Stein Mix) (5:15)
9. War Child (Chris Stein Mix) (5:21))

One Comment

  • Sam says:

    CD1: Out in the Streets
    1. Out in the Streets (1974)
    2. The Disco Song
    3. Sexy Ida
    4. Platinum Blonde
    5. The Thin Line
    6. Puerto Rico
    7. Once I Had a Love (1975)
    8. Out in the Streets (1975)
    CD2: Blondie
    1. X-Offender
    2. Little Girl Lies
    3. In The Flesh
    4. Look Good in Blue
    5. In the Sun
    6. A Shark in Jets Clothing
    7. Man Overboard
    8. Rip Her to Shreds
    9. Rifle Range
    10. Kung Fu Girls (Take 8)
    11. The Attack of the Giant Ants
    12. X Offender (Intro)
    13. X Offender (Private Stock Single)
    14. In The Sun (Private Stock Single)
    15. Little Girl Lies (Private Stock Mix)
    16. In The Flesh (Extended Intro)
    17. A Shark in Jets Clothing (Take 2)
    18. Kung Fu Girls (Take 8)
    19. Scenery
    CD3: Plastic Letters
    1. Fan Mail
    2. Denis
    3. Bermuda Triangle Blues (Flight 45)
    4. Youth Nabbed As Sniper
    5. Contact in Red Square
    6. (I’m Always Touched By Your) Presence, Dear
    7. I’m On E
    8. I Didn’t Have the Nerve to Say No
    9. Love at the Pier
    10. No Imagination
    11. Kidnapper
    12. Detroit 442
    13. Cautious Lip
    14. Denis (Terry Ellis Mix)
    15. Moonlight Drive
    16. Bermuda Triangle Blues – Flight 45 (Take 1)
    17. I Didn’t Have The Nerve To Say No (Take 1)
    18. I’m On E (Take 2)
    19. Kidnapper (Take 2)
    20. Detroit 442 (Take 2)
    21. Poets Problem
    CD4: Parallel Lines
    1. Hanging On The Telephone
    2. One Way Or Another
    3. Picture This
    4. Fade Away And Radiate
    5. Pretty Baby
    6. I Know But I Don’t Know
    7. 11:59
    8. Will Anything Happen
    9. Sunday Girl
    10. Heart Of Glass
    11. I’m Gonna Love You Too
    12. Just Go Away
    13. Once I Had a Love (Mike Chapman Demo)
    14. Sunday Girl (French Version)
    15. I’ll Never Break Away From This Heart Of Mine (Pretty Baby)
    16. Hanging On The Telephone (Mike Chapman Demo)
    17. Will Anything Happen (Instrumental)

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