VA – Old Grey Whistle Test: Jet Boys & Ladytrons (2018)

Posted by Green on January 31, 2019
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For over 15 years The Old Grey Whistle Test graced British television screens and would go on to become one of the most incredibly influential music programmes. From its premiere in 1971, through to its finale in 1988, the BBC show hosted countless performances from a number of seminal artists. A remarkable appearance would often help propel an artist from being a mere unknown to a household name. UMC and the BBC have teamed up and created a set of lovingly curated branded compilations which celebrate the show and all the incredible music it featured. Each 3CD collection is made up of carefully selected original studio recordings of the many interesting and eclectic tracks that were performed on the show. Jetboys and Ladytrons is an interesting and eclectic mix of all the many musical styles that The Old Grey Whistle Test showcased. From rock, to prog, reggae to soul, it features a number of hugely influential artists including Lou Reed, Bill Withers, John Lennon, Roxy Music, New York Dolls and many more…

Disc: 1
1. New York Dolls – Jet Boy
2. Roxy Music – Re-Make/Re-Model – Roxy Music
3. Mott The Hoople – All The Way From Memphis – Mott the Hoople
4. The Edgar Winter Group – Frankenstein – The Edgar Winter Group
5. Cheap Trick – I Want You To Want Me – Cheap Trick
6. The Tubes – Sushi Girl – The Tubes
7. U.K. – Nothing To Lose – UK
8. Ian Hunter – Once Bitten Twice Shy – Ian Hunter
9. Captain Beefheart – Upon The My O My – Captain Beefheart
10. Roxy Music – Do the Strand – Roxy Music
11. Steve Hillage – Motivation – Steve Hillage
12. Kevin Ayers – Shouting In A Bucket Blues – Kevin Ayers
13. Kevin Coyne – House On The Hill – Kevin Coyne
14. Peter Hammill – Crying Wolf – Peter Hammill
15. Marianne Faithfull – The Ballad Of Lucy Jordan – Marianne Faithfull
16. Vangelis – The Dragon – Vangelis
17. Edgar Froese – Epsilon In Malaysian Pale – Edgar Froese
18. Tangerine Dream – Movements Of A Visionary – Tangerine Dream

Disc: 2
1. Roxy Music – Ladytron – Roxy Music
2. Big Audio Dynamite – Medicine Show – Big Audio Dynamite
3. New York Dolls – Looking For A Kiss – New York Dolls
4. Lou Reed – I Love You, Suzanne – Lou Reed
5. Grace Jones – Warm Leatherette – Grace Jones
6. Marianne Faithfull – Broken English – Marianne Faithfull
7. Patti Smith – Land: Horses / Land of a Thousand Dances / La Mer(de) – Medley – Patti Smith
8. Nico – Valley Of The Kings – Nico
9. Van Der Graaf Generator – Lizard Play – Van Der Graaf Generator
10. Gentle Giant – The Advent Of Panurge – Gentle Giant
11. Steve Hillage – Hurdy Gurdy Glissando – Steve Hillage
12. Brand X – Dance Of The Illegal Aliens – Brand X
13. Nico – Secret Side – Nico
14. Captain Beefheart – This Is The Day – Captain Beefheart

Disc: 3
1. John Lennon – Stand By Me – John Lennon
2. Kevin Coyne – Marlene – Kevin Coyne
3. Bill Withers – Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
4. The Spinners – Ghetto Child – The Spinners
5. Sister Sledge – Love Don’t Go Through No Changes On Me – Sister Sledge
6. Graham Central Station – Feel The Need – Graham Central Station
7. Tower Of Power – What Is Hip? – Tower of Power
8. Isaac Hayes – Good Love 6-9-9-6-9 – Isaac Hayes
9. Kool & The Gang – Rhyme-Tyme People – Kool and the Gang
10. Billy Preston – The Bus – Billy Preston
11. Freddie King – Woman Across The River – Freddie King
12. Nicky Thomas – Love Of The Common People – Nicky Thomas
13. Graham Parker & The Rumour – Don’t Ask Me Questions – Graham Parker and The Rumour
14. Grace Jones – She’s Lost Control – Grace Jones
15. The Fabulous Poodles – Mirror Star – Fabulous Poodles
16. Spliff – Deep In The City – Spliff

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