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VARIOUS ARTISTS ALBUMS FEATURING STRAWBS - 1990s

Alphabetical | 1970-1973 | 1974-1979 | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s | 2020 on | Festivals

1990
  • Rediscover The 70's: 1969-1980 - Emotions (24 Love Songs) (2CD, OG 3209, Old Gold, UK and France, 1991) ("Floating In The Wind")
  • 1991
  • Radio Sampler Volume 3, promo CD (COMP032591, Virgin, Canada 1991) ("Afraid To Let You Go")
  • The Rock Collection: Rock Hits (Time Life Music TL 527/05, 1991) ("Part Of The Union")
  • 1992
  • 25 Years Of Rock'n'Roll - Volume 2 1973 (Connoisseur Collection RRT CD 73, 1992) ("Part Of The Union", "Pick Up The Pieces")
  • 1993
  • Rock Anthems (Stardust, 1993) ("Part Of The Union")
  • [Israeli title] - The 70s Revisited (3CD, Hed-Arzi/Helicon Records ARTON 19515, 1993) ("Part Of The Union")
  • 1994
  • World Hits 1972 (Spectrum, Germany, 1994) ("Lay Down")
  • World Hits 1973 (Spectrum, Germany, 1994) ("Part Of The Union")
  • Acoustic Moods 1994 (Polygram TV, 1994) ("Lay Down")
  • The 70s - 1973 (Time Life TL 597/04 1994) ("Part Of The Union")
  • Southern Rock (1994) ("Little Sleepy")
  • 25 Jaar Pinkpop (Magnum, Netherlands 2CD, 1994) (Part Of The Union")
  • Labelled With Love (A&M? Greece 2LP, 1994/A&M/Spectrum UK CD, 1995) ("Pick Up The Pieces")
  • 1995
  • Essential Folk, 1995 ("Lay Down")
  • Sommer, Sonne, Supersongs & Golden Hits (SPV Recordings SPV 084-89582, Germany, 1995) ("Part Of The Union")
  • 1996
  • The Very Best Of Rock (1971-1975) (Very Best Of Music, 2CD, 1996) ("Part Of The Union")
  • Supernatural Fairy Tales (5CD, Rhino Records R2 72451, US, 1996) ("New World", "Round And Round")
  • The Music Document Softrock Volume 4 (PolyGram Special Projects – 553 224-4, Netherlands, 1996) ("Part Of The Union")
  • Best Of British Folk Rock (Park PRKCD36, 1996) ("Lay Down")
  • 1997
  • Whiskey In The Jar - 20 Rock Classics From The 70s (EMI Spectrum Music/Polygram 552 910-2, 1997) ("Lay Down")
  • The No 1 70's Collection (1970-1974) (2CD: PolyGram, South Africa, 1997) ("Lay Down")
  • 40 Years Of Number 1's More Hits! (2CD, PolyGram DGCD 152/153, South Africa, 1997) ("Lay Down")
  • 1998
  • Halloween Rocks (Rebound Records (Polygram), 1998) ("Ghosts")
  • 1999
  • Folk! Folk! Folk! (CD: ARS Productions, Belgium, 1999 or later) ("Part Of The Union")
  • Music Of The Year: 1972 (CD: Spectrum Music 545 054-2, 1999) ("Lay Down")
  • Music Of The Year: 1973 (CD: Spectrum Music 544 481-2, 1999) ("Part Of The Union")
  • cover cover Rediscover The 70's: 1969-1980 - Emotions (24 Love Songs) (*)    NEW 

    (2CD, OG 3209, Old Gold, UK and France, 1991)

    Hudson Ford's "Floating In The Wind" is sufficiently emotional here.

    CD1
  • Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
  • Lobo - I'd Love You To Want Me
  • Korgis - If I Had You
  • Starbuck - Moonlight Feels Right
  • Harry Chapin - Cats In The Cradle
  • Andrew Gold - Never Let Her Slip Away
  • Judy Collins - Send In The Clowns
  • Samantha Sang - Emotions
  • Elkie Brooks - Sunshine After The Rain
  • Mary MacGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
  • David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
  • Les Crane - Desiderata
  • CD2
  • Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun
  • Nilsson - Everybody's Talkin'
  • Jim Croce - Time In A Bottle
  • Air Supply - All Out Of Love
  • Styx - Babe
  • John Holt - Help Me Make It Through The Night
  • Gladys Knight And The Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
  • Randy Vanwarmer - Just When I Needed You Most
  • R & J Stone - We Do It
  • Carly Simon - The Right Thing To Do
  • Hudson Ford - Floating In The Wind
  • Gallagher & Lyle - Heart On My Sleeve
  • RADIO SAMPLER VOLUME 3 PROMO CD (*)

    (COMP032591, Virgin, Canada 1991)

    A Virgin Canada sampler which includes Rod Demick's song from Ringing Down The Years, "Afraid To Let You Go"

  • Kish - I Rhyme The World In 80 Days (Radio Edit)
  • Aswad - Next To You
  • Tabu - I'm So Cool (CHR Edit)
  • West End Girls - Not Like Kissing You (Radio Edit)
  • Styx - Love At First Sight
  • Phantoms - Heavenly Girl
  • Johnny Rutledge (2) - Endlessly
  • Strawbs - Afraid To Let You Go
  • Katrina & The Waves - Red Wine And Whiskey
  • Jelly Fish - Baby's Coming Back (Remix)
  • Sydney Youngblood - Ain't No Sunshine (Radio Edit)
  • Albert Collins - Travellin' South
  • cover THE ROCK COLLECTION: ROCK HITS

    (Time Life Music TL 527/05, 1991)

    A 1991 outing for "Part Of The Union".

    Track listing

  • Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
  • Starship - We Built This City
  • REO Speedwagon - Take It On The Run
  • Derek & The Dominos - Layla
  • Cheap Trick - I Want You To Want Me
  • John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)
  • Toto - Hold The Line
  • Guess Who, The - American Woman
  • Elkie Brooks - Pearl's A Singer
  • Moody Blues, The - Nights In White Satin
  • Tom Robinson Band - 2-4-6-8 Motorway
  • Jimi Hendrix Experience, The - Voodoo Chile
  • T. Rex - Ride A White Swan
  • Stray Cats - Rock This Town
  • 10cc - Dreadlock Holiday
  • City Boy - 5-7-0-5
  • Joe Cocker - Delta Lady
  • Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water
  • Status Quo - Whatever You Want
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Mott The Hoople - All The Young Dudes
  • Thin Lizzy - The Boys Are Back In Town
  • Hawkwind - Silver Machine
  • Queen - We Are The Champions
  • cover 25 YEARS OF ROCK'n'ROLL - VOLUME 2, 1973

    (Connoisseur Collection RRT CD 73, 1992)

    Strawbs get cover featured (bottom left) on a 90s compilation featuring "Part Of The Union" and Hudson Ford's "Pick Up The Pieces" (and Rod Coombes on "Stuck In The Middle With You").

  • Status Quo - Paper Plane
  • Argent - God Gave Rock'n'Roll To You
  • Carly Simon - You're So Vain
  • Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You
  • Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes - If You Don't Know Me By Now
  • Kiki Dee - Amoureuse
  • Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown
  • David Essex - Lamplight
  • Wizzard - Angel Fingers
  • Mud - Dyna-mite
  • Slade - Cum On Feel The Noize
  • Suzi Quatro - 48 Crash
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Medecine Head - One And One Is One
  • Mungo Jerry - Alright Alright Alright
  • Hudson Ford - Pick Up The Pieces
  • Albert Hammond - The Free Electric Band
  • Golden Earring - Radar Love
  • The Detroit Spinners - Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
  • Isley Brothers - That Lady
  • cover ROCK ANTHEMS (*)

    (STACD 041(A), Stardust, 1993)

    "Part Of The Union" is the opening track.

    Track listing

  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Smokie - Oh Carol
  • Meat Loaf - Rock And Roll Mercenaries
  • Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
  • Glenn Frey - The Heat Is On
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd - Double Trouble (Live)
  • Level 42 - The Sun Goes Down
  • Status Quo - Whatever You Want
  • 10cc - Life Is A Minestrone
  • Slade - Thanks For The Memory
  • City Boy - 5-7-0-5
  • Toto - Hold The Line
  • ELO - I'm Alive
  • Edgar Winter - Frankenstein
  • Adam And The Ants - Kings Of The Wild Frontier
  • Argent - Hold Your Head Up
  • Chuck Berry - Route 66
  • Dobie Gray - Drift Away
  • cover [Israeli title] - The 70s Revisited (*)    NEW 

    (3CD, Hed-Arzi/Helicon Records ARTON 19515, 1993)

    "Part Of The Union" makes it onto this Israeli 3CD compilation, along with Stealers Wheel's "Stuck In The Middle With You".

    CD1
  • England Dan & John Ford Coley - I'd Really Love To See You Tonight
  • Dolly Parton - Jolene
  • America - Sister Golden Hair
  • Paul Simon - Mother and Child Reunion
  • The Charlie Daniels Band - The devil Went Down to Georgia
  • Bonnie Tyler - It's A Heartache
  • Matthews' Southern Comfort - Woodstock
  • Gary Wright - Dream Weaver
  • Rose Royce - Love Don't Live Here Anymore
  • Roberta Flack - Killing Me Softly With His Song
  • Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones
  • Rita Coolidge - Higher And Higher
  • The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star
  • City Boy - 5705
  • The Guess Who - American Women
  • Norman Greenbaum - Spirit In The Sky
  • Brian & Michael - Matchtalk Men and Matchtalk Cats and Dogs
  • Jim Capaldi - Love Hurts
  • Earth And Fire - Memories
  • CD2
  • Peter Gabriel - Solsbury Hill
  • Lindisfarne - Meet Me On The Corner
  • Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You
  • The Motors - Airport
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Kursaal Flyers - Little Does She Know
  • Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
  • The Doobie Brothers - Listen To The Music
  • Gary Moore - Parisienne Walkways
  • Gallagher & Lyle - Heart On My Sleeve
  • Sniff'n'the Tears - Drivers Seat
  • Blue Öyster Cult - Don'T Fear The Reaper
  • The Cars - My Best Friend's Girl
  • Roxy Music - Love Is The Drug
  • Sparks - This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us
  • The Peddlers - Girlie
  • John Miles - Music
  • Mike Oldfield - In Dulci Jubilo
  • CD3
  • 5000 Volts - I'm On Fire
  • Bay City Rollers - I Only Want To Be With You
  • La Bionda - One For You, One For Me
  • John Paul Young - Love Is In The Air
  • Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
  • Carpenters - Goodbye To Love
  • White Plains - When You Are A King
  • Three Dog Night - Joy To The World
  • Oscar Benton - Bensonhurst Blues
  • Anne Marie David - Tu Te Reconnaitras
  • Nada - Il Cuore E' Uno Zingaro
  • Barrabas - Woman
  • Afric Simone - Ramaya
  • Bruno Castucci - La Nouba
  • Baccara - Yes Sir, I Can Boogie
  • Hot Butter - Pop Corn
  • Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime
  • Middle of the Road - Soley Soley
  • The Sweet - Co-Co
  • Dawn - Candida
  • cover WORLD HITS 1972 (*)

    (Spectrum, 550 697-2, Germany, 1994)

    "Lay Down " is the track of choice on this German 1972 hits compilation.

  • Elton John - Crocodile Rock
  • Dave Newman - The Lion Sleeps Tonight
  • Peter Skellern - You're A Lady
  • New Seekers - Beg Steal Or Borrow
  • Blackfoot Sue - Standing In The Road
  • Michael Jackson - Rockin' Robin
  • The Temptations - Take A Look Around
  • Mouth & McNeal - Hello-A
  • Gladys Knight - Help Me Make It Through The Night
  • Vicky Leandros - Come What May
  • Barry Ryan - Can't Let You Go
  • Strawbs - Lay Down
  • Rod Stewart - You Wear It Well
  • Stylistics - I'm Stone In Love With You
  • cover WORLD HITS 1973 (*)

    (Spectrum, 550 698-2, Germany, 1994)

    "Part Of The Union" is the choice on this German 1973 hits compilation.

    Track listing

  • The New Seekers - You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me
  • Rod Stewart - Oh No Not My Baby
  • Demis Roussos - Goodbye My Love Goodbye
  • David Bowie - The Laughing Gnome
  • Medicine Head - One And One Is One
  • Peters And Lee - Welcome Home
  • Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More, Baby
  • Mungo Jerry - Alright Alright Alright
  • Nazareth - This Flight Tonight
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Limmie/Family Cookin' - You Can Do Magic
  • Roy Buchanan - Sweet Dreams
  • Junior Campbell - Sweet Illusions
  • Stuart Gillis - Amanda
  • cover ACOUSTIC MOODS

    (Polygram TV 516 659-2, 1994)

    "Lay Down" is in stellar company with some all-time great tracks in this Polygram TV compilation, Rick Wakeman's unmistakeable piano shines out of Cat Stevens' "Morning Has Broken", and of course Rod Coombes features prominently on the classic Stealers Wheel track "Stuck In The Middle With You"

  • Lindisfarne - Lady Eleanor
  • Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You
  • Gerry Rafferty - Baker Street
  • Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat
  • Racing Cars - They Shoot Horses Don't They?
  • Sutherland Brothers And Quiver - Arms Of Mary
  • The Byrds - Chestnut Mare
  • Don McLean - Castles In The Air
  • Justin Hayward & John Lodge - Blue Guitar
  • Mike Oldfield - Moonlight Shadow
  • Strawbs - Lay Down
  • Ronnie Lane's Slim Chance - How Come
  • Rod Stewart - Reason To Believe
  • Duncan Browne - Journey
  • Bourgeois Tagg - I Don't Mind At All
  • Brian Protheroe - Pinball
  • Ralph McTell - Streets Of London
  • Jim Croce - Time In A Bottle
  • Cat Stevens - Morning Has Broken
  • Prelude - After The Goldrush
  • cover THE 70S - 1973

    (Time Life TL 597/04, 1994, 2CD)

    The familiar pairing of 1973 chart hits "Part Of The Union" and Stealers Wheel's "Stuck In The Middle With You" (featuring our own Mr Rodney Coombes) on this 2CD Time Life set.

  • The Sweet - Ballroom Blitz
  • Gary Glitter - Hello, Hello I'm Back Again
  • Wizzard - See My Baby Jive
  • Suzi Quatro - Can The Can
  • Slade - Skweeze Me, Pleeze Me
  • Mud - Dyna-Mite
  • Alvin Stardust - My Coo-Ca-Choo
  • 10 CC - Rubber Bullets
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Electric Light Orchestra - Roll Over Beethoven
  • Mott The Hoople - Roll Away The Stone
  • Nazareth - Broken Down Angel

  • Free - Wishing Well
  • The Faces - Cindy Incidentally
  • Alice Cooper - No More Mr. Nice Guy
  • Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You
  • Focus - Sylvia
  • The O'Jays - Love Train
  • The Isley Brothers - That Lady
  • David Essex - Rock On
  • Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
  • Jimmy Helms - Gonna Make You An Offer You Can't Refuse
  • Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
  • Lou Reed - Walk On The Wild Side
  • cover SOUTHERN ROCK (*)

    (7243 8 29360 1 9, EMI/Polygram, Greece 1994)

    "Little Sleepy" from Nomadness, appears on this Greek selection, no doubt selected for its Southern rockiness! Also released on cassette (7243 8 29359 4 0)

  • The Allman Brothers Band - Ramblin' Man
  • Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Mr. Bojangles
  • Atlanta Rhythm Section - Doraville
  • Wet Willie - Keep On Smilin'
  • The Band - The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
  • The Doobie Brothers - Take Me To The Highway
  • Leo Kottke - Eight Miles High
  • Mink DeVille - Spanish Troll
  • Gregg Allman - Midnight Rider
  • John Lee Hooker & Canned Heat - The Drifter
  • Duane Allman - Going Down Slow
  • The Devils - The Devil Went Down To Georgia
  • The J. Geils Band - One Last Kiss
  • Sea Level - That's Your Secret
  • Strawbs - Little Sleepy
  • Pat Travers - Boom Boom (Out Go The Lights)
  • cover 25 JAAR PINKPOP (*)

    (2CD, Magnum 516 828-2, Netherlands, 1994)

    "Part Of The Union" is the Strawbs cut on this 1994 2CD set. Labelmates The Police and Joe Jackson also feature.

    CD1
  • Golden Earring - Smoking Cigarettes
  • Fleetwood Mac - Black Magic Woman
  • Supersister - Radio
  • Argent - Hold Your Head Up
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Alquin - Wheelchair Groupie
  • Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel - Judy Teen
  • Status Quo - Roll Over Lay Down
  • Little Feat - Long Distance Love
  • Thin Lizzy - Parisienne Walkways
  • Mother's Finest - Piece Of The Rock
  • Partner - Kayuta Hill
  • Rush - The Spirit Of The Radio
  • Elvis Costello - (I Don't Want To Go To) Chelsea
  • Dire Straits - Down To The Waterline
  • The Police - The Bed's Too Big Without You
  • The Jam - Going Underground
  • Joe Jackson - I'm The Man
  • J. Geils Band, The - Love Stinks
  • TC Matic - Oh La La La
  • Big Country - Chance
  • CD2
  • The Pretenders - Thin Line Between Love And Hate
  • The Stranglers - Golden Brown
  • Fine Young Cannibals - Johnny Come Home
  • Claw Boys Claw - Rosie
  • The Fatal Flowers - Younger Days
  • The Pogues - Fiësta
  • Sinéad O'Connor - Mandinka
  • Fishbone - Change
  • R.E.M. - South Central Rain
  • The Mission - Tower Of Strength
  • The Black Crowes - Hard To Handle
  • Urban Dance Squad - Deeper Shade Of Soul
  • Luka Bloom - Rescue Mission
  • Buffalo Tom - Taillights Fade
  • Pearl Jam - Alive
  • The Jayhawks - Crowded In The Wings
  • Red Devils - Automatic
  • Living Colour - Love Rears Its Ugly Head
  • Rage Against The Machine - Bullet In The Head
  • cover cover LABELLED WITH LOVE

    (A&M? 540 266-1, Greece 2LP, 1994) (*)
    (A&M/Spectrum 551 834-2, UK CD 1995)

    This appeared on Discogs as a 1994 Greek 2LP test pressing. All 19 tracks have subsequently been released on CD (both covers above). Hudson Ford's "Pick Up The Pieces" is featured along with "Stuck In The Middle With You" (with Rod Coombes on drums).

    Record 1
  • Herb Alpert - Rise
  • Jeffrey Osborne - On The Wings Of Love
  • The Police - Every Breath You Take
  • Joan Armatrading - Love And Affection
  • Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You

  • Elkie Brooks - Pearl's A Singer
  • Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out
  • Captain & Tennille - Love Will Keep Us Together
  • Chris De Burgh - The Lady In Red
  • Jim Diamond - I Should Have Known Better
  • Record 2
  • Gallagher & Lyle - Heart On My Sleeve
  • Black - Wonderful Life
  • Rita Coolidge - We're All Alone
  • Styx - Babe
  • Hudson Ford - Pick Up The Pieces

  • Squeeze - Labelled With Love
  • Hazel O'Connor - Will You?
  • Carpenters - Goodbye To Love
  • Alessi - Oh, Lori
  • cover ESSENTIAL FOLK (Nectar, NTRCD030, 1995)

    (Nectar, NTRCD030, 1995)

    Strawbs' "Lay Down" brings up the rear on this folk compilation.

  • Ralph McTell - Streets Of London
  • Donovan - Colours
  • Michelle Shocked - 5AM in Amsterdam
  • Steeleye Span - All Around My Hat
  • Lindisfarne - Fog On The Tyne
  • Melanie - Ruby Tuesday
  • Pentangle - Light Flight
  • Mary Hopkin - Those Were The Days
  • John Martyn - May You Never
  • Nanci Griffith - The Wing And The Wheel
  • Nick Drake - Northern Sky
  • June Tabor - All This Useless Beauty
  • Bert Jansch & Albert Lee - If I Were A Carpenter
  • Jim Croce - Time In A Bottle
  • Fairport Convention - Ginnie
  • Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick - The Sheepstealer
  • Richard & Linda Thompson - Walking On A Wire
  • Strawbs - Lay Down
  • cover SOMMER, SONNE, SUPERSONGS & GOLDEN HITS (*)    NEW 

    (SPV Recordings SPV 084-89582 Germany, 1995)

    A rather odd compilation, "Part Of The Union" included along witha bunch of rather novelty hits, including one of Cousins' hero Lonnie Donegan's songs.

  • The Mixtures - Pushbike Song
  • Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime
  • Scaffold - Lily The Pink
  • McGuinness Flint - When I'm Dead And Gone
  • Lonnie Donegan - Does Your Chewing Gum Loose It's Flavour On The Bedpost Overnight
  • Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band - I'm The Urban Spaceman
  • New Vaudeville Band - Winchester Cathedral
  • The Abdul Hassan Orchestra - Arabian Affair
  • Jonathan Richman - Egyptian Reggae
  • Typically Tropical - Barbados
  • Jimmy & The Rackets - Ten Little Indians
  • Alan Price - Hi-Lili Hi-Lo
  • Sandie Shaw - Puppet On A String
  • Herman's Hermits - I'm Henry The Eighth I Am
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Bubblerock - (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
  • Napoleon XIV - They're Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-haa
  • cover THE VERY BEST OF ROCK (1971-1975)(*)

    (Very Best Of Music, EMC7175120, 2CD, Scandinavia, 1996)

    A rather good compilation, with a tendency towards the heavier end of rock, "Part Of The Union" is the Strawbs cut. NB Confusingly there are two releases with this exact same title from the same label - the 1995 release, which looks VERY similar except the date is in blue not green - has a different track list and no Strawbs-related content.

    CD 1
  • Sweet - Blockbuster
  • T.Rex - 20th Century Boy
  • Rod Stewart - Maggie May
  • America - A Horse With No Name
  • Bad Company - Can't Get Enough
  • Mott The Hoople - Roll Away The Stone
  • Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Joybringer
  • Chicory Tip - Son Of My Father
  • 10CC - Rubber Bullets
  • Santana - Samba Pa Ti
  • Justin Hayward And John Lodge - Blue Guitar
  • Emerson Lake & Palmer - From The Beginning
  • Ten Years After - Choo Choo Mama
  • Atomic Rooster - Devil's Answer
  • Albert Hammond - I'm A Train

  • CD 2
  • Status Quo - Down Down
  • Suzi Quatro - 48 Crash
  • Nazareth - This Flight Tonight
  • Deep Purple - Fireball
  • Black Sabbath - Laguna Sunrise
  • Bachman Turner Overdrive - Roll On Down The Highway
  • Focus - Sylvia
  • Brownsville Station - Smokin' In The Boys Room
  • Thin Lizzy - Whiskey In The Jar
  • Uriah Heep - Stealin'
  • Jethro Tull - Life Is A Long Song
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Osibisa - Sunshine Day
  • Grand Funk Railroad - Loco-Motion
  • Alice Cooper - Elected
  • SUPERNATURAL FAIRY TALES

    (5CD, Rhino Records R2 72451, US, 1996)

    Two classic Strawbs tracks, "New World" and "Round And Round" represent Strawbs on this tasty 5CD prog-rock set.

    Track listing

    CD 1
  • The Nice - America
  • Traffic - (featuring Stevie Winwood) - Paper Sun
  • Procol Harum - Repent Walpurgis
  • The Pretty Things - Private Sorrow / Balloon Burning
  • The Moody Blues - Legend of a Mind
  • Renaissance - Kings & Queens
  • Rare Bird - Sympathy
  • Pete Sinfield - Under the Sky
  • Klaus Schulze - Searching
  • Kingdom Come - Sunrise

  • CD 2
  • Aphrodite's Child - The System / Babylon
  • Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You
  • Ash Ra Tempel - Der Vierte Kuss
  • Van Der Graaf Generator - Killer
  • Can - Oh Yeah
  • Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Knife-Edge
  • Caravan - In the Land of Grey and Pink
  • Curved Air - It Happened Today
  • Focus - Hocus Pocus
  • Wigwam - Prophet / Marvelry Skimmer

  • CD 3
  • Yes - Perpetual Change
  • Argent - Lothlorien
  • Roxy Music - Ladytron
  • Supersister - Radio
  • Savage Rose - Dear Little Mother
  • Genesis - The Musical Box
  • Electric Light Orchestra - Roll Over Beethoven
  • Strawbs - New World
  • Premiata Forneria Marconi - Celebration

  • CD 4
  • Genesis - Dancing With the Moonlit Knight
  • Yes - Siberian Khatru
  • Roxy Music - Virginia Plain
  • Wishbone Ash - Warrior
  • Lard Free - Warinobaril
  • Amon Duul II - Mozambique
  • Strawbs - Round and Round
  • Nektar - Questions and Answers
  • Ange - Fils de Lumiere
  • Le Orme - Ritorno Al Nulla
  • Clearlight - Without Words

  • CD 5
  • Seventh Wave - Star Palace of the Sombre Warrior
  • Gong - Perfect Mystery
  • Gentle Giant - Free Hand
  • Henry Cow/Slapp Happy - War
  • Samla Mammas Manna - Andra Satsen
  • Hatfield & The North - Let's Eat (Real Soon)
  • Banco - Traccia II
  • Magma - Troller Tanz (Ghost Dance)
  • Faust - It's a Rainy Day, Sunshine Girl
  • Quiet Sun - Mummy Was an Asteroid, Daddy Was a Small Non-Stick Kitchen Utensil
  • Golden Earring - Radar Love
  • The Mothers Of Invention - Inca Roads
  • cover cover THE MUSIC DOCUMENT SOFTROCK VOLUME 4 (*)

    (PolyGram Special Projects – 553 224-4, Netherlands, 1996)

    "Part Of The Union" is the pick here..

    Track listing

  • The Moody Blues - I'm Just A Singer (In A Rock And Roll Band)
  • Dexy's Midnight Runners - Because Of You
  • Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
  • The Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • All About Eve - Martha's Harbour
  • Thin Lizzy - Waiting For An Alibi
  • Big Country - Wonderland
  • J.J. Cale - Cajun Moon
  • The Allman Brothers Band - Revival
  • Dillinger - Cokane In My Brain
  • Soft Cell - Torch
  • Status Quo - What You're Proposin'
  • ABC - When Smokey Sings
  • 10CC - Life Is A Minestrone
  • Curiosity Killed The Cat - Down To Earth
  • Jon & Vangelis - I Hear You Know
  • cover BEST OF BRITISH FOLK ROCK

    (Park PRKCD36, 1996)

    "Lay Down" and "Part Of The Union" from the live 1990 show released as "Greatest Hits" .

    Track listing

  • Capercaillie - Waiting For The Wheel To Turn
  • Steeleye Span - The Golden Vanity
  • Oysterband - When I'm Up I Can't Get Down
  • Strawbs - Lay Down
  • Fairport Convention - Jewel In The Crown
  • Runrig - Breaking The Chains
  • Pentangle - The Blacksmith
  • Lindisfarne - Lady Eleanor
  • New Celeste - Johnny
  • Capercaillie - Pige Ruadh (The Brown Whiskey Jar)
  • Oysterband - One Green Hill
  • Fairport Convention - A Surfeit Of Lampreys
  • Pentangle - So Early In The Spring
  • Runrig - Tir An Airm
  • Steeleye Span - All Around My Eye
  • Lindisfarne - Meet Me On The Corner
  • New Celeste - Morrison's Jig
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • cover WHISKEY IN THE JAR - 20 ROCK CLASSICS FROM THE 70S

    (EMI Spectrum Music/Polygram 552 910-2, 1997)

    A 70s compilation featuring "Lay Down".

  • Thin Lizzy - Whiskey In The Jar
  • Free - Wishing Well
  • Deep Purple - Black Night
  • Rod Stewart - Maggie May
  • Bachman Turner Overdrine - You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
  • E.L.O. - 10538 Overture
  • The Strawbs - Lay Down
  • McGuinness Flint - When I'm Dead & Gone
  • Thunderclap Newman - Something In The Air
  • Canned Heat - Let's Work Together
  • Roy Wood - Forever
  • CCS - Whole Lotta Love
  • Roger Daltrey - Giving It All Away
  • Dave Edmunds - I Hear You Knocking
  • The Move - California Man
  • Frankie Miller - Darlin'
  • The Band - Rag Mama Rag
  • Wizzard - Ball Park Incident
  • Slade - Coz I Luv You
  • Status Quo - Down Down
  • cover THE NO 1 70'S COLLECTION (1970-1974) (*)

    (PolyGram DGCD 150/151, South Africa, 1997)

    "Lay Down" and Stealers Wheel's "Stuck In The Middle With You". Rick "One Take" Wakeman was a session player on David Bowie's hit "Space Oddity".

    CD 1
  • ABBA - Ring Ring
  • Albert Hammond - The Free Electric Band
  • Cat Stevens - Moonshadow
  • Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You
  • Michael Jackson - Ben
  • The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
  • Medicine Head - One And One Is One
  • The New Seekers - Never Ending Song Of Love
  • The Jackson 5 - ABC
  • Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now
  • Four Tops - I Can't Help Myself
  • Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Tears Of A Clown
  • Billy Preston - Will It Go Round In Circles
  • Sparks - This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us
  • Hotlegs - Neanderthal Man
  • Steam - Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye
  • Bobby Bloom - Montego Bay
  • David Bowie - The Laughing Gnome
  • CD 2
  • Status Quo - Caroline
  • Thin Lizzy - Whisky In The Jar
  • Slade - Coz I Luv You
  • Rod Stewart - Reason To Believe
  • Strawbs - Lay Down
  • The Osmonds - Crazy Horses
  • The Kiki Dee Band - I Got The Music In Me
  • David Bowie - Space Oddity (Original Version)
  • Joan Baez - The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (Live Version)
  • Peter Skellern - You're A Lady
  • Jimmy Ruffin - What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted
  • The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone
  • Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
  • The Supremes & Four Tops - River Deep Mountain High
  • R. Dean Taylor - Indiana Wants Me
  • White Plains - My Baby Loves Lovin'
  • Brotherhood Of Man - United We Stand
  • Mr. Bloe - Groovin' With Mr Bloe
  • cover 40 YEARS OF NUMBER 1'S MORE HITS! (*)    NEW 

    (PolyGram DGCD 152/153, South Africa, 1997)

    "Part Of The Union"here.

    CD 1
  • Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls Of Fire
  • Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - Dancing In The Street
  • Mary Wells - My Guy
  • Diana Ross, The Supremes - Baby Love
  • The Platters - The Great Pretender
  • Tom Jones - It's Not Unusual
  • The Troggs - With A Girl Like You
  • The Mindbenders - A Groovy Kind Of Love
  • Manfred Mann - Mighty Quinn
  • The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown - Fire
  • The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
  • Rod Stewart - You Wear It Well
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Slade - Take Me Back 'Ome
  • Status Quo - Down Down
  • Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
  • Bay City Rollers - Saturday Night
  • Elton John, Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
  • Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster
  • Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You
  • Player - Baby Come Back
  • 10cc - I'm Not In Love
  • CD 2
  • Donna Summer - Hit Stuff
  • Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
  • Lipps, Inc. - Funky Town
  • Soft Cell - Tainted Love
  • The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star
  • Bananarama - Venus
  • Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
  • The Jam - A Town Called Malice
  • Tears For Fears - Shout
  • John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire
  • Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
  • Los Lobos - La Bamba
  • Vic Reeves, The Wonder Stuff - Dizzy
  • Fine Young Cannibals - Good Thing
  • Chaka Demus & Pliers - Twist & Shout
  • Yazz, The Plastic Population - The Only Way Is Up
  • Amy Grant - Baby Baby
  • East 17 - Stay Another Day
  • cover HALLOWEEN ROCKS

    (Rebound Records (Polygram), 1998)

    A rare outing for "Ghosts" on this themed collection of spooky songs.

  • Bobby "Boris" Pickett - Monster Mash
  • Cream - Strange Brew
  • KISS - Creatures of the Night
  • Atlanta Rhythm Section - Spooky
  • The Alan Parsons Project - The Tell-Tale Heart
  • Robyn Hitchcock and The Egyptians - Balloon Man
  • Jim Stafford - Spiders and Snakes
  • Strawbs - Ghosts
  • Deep Purple - Smoke on the Water (live)
  • David Bowie - Please Mr. Gravedigger
  • cover FOLK! FOLK! FOLK! (*)

    (CD: ARS Productions, 740509-2, Belgium, 1999 or later)

    "Part Of The Union" is the choice on this Belgian release featuring a wide selection of multi-lingual folk items from many countries. The Richard Thompson track comes from his 1999 Mock Tudor album, so this must be 1999 or later.

  • Hevia - Bussindre Reel
  • Madredeus - O Pastor
  • Kadril - Noten Kraken
  • Laïs - 'T Smidje
  • Deep Forest - Marta's Song
  • Carlos Núñez - A Orillas Del Rio Sil
  • Kate & Anna McGarrigle - Complainte Pour St. Catherine
  • Steeleye Span - All Around My Hat
  • Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Snakes In Exile - The Fiddler's Tale
  • Shantalla - The Rocky Road To Cashel
  • Ialma - Rumbaba
  • Fairport Convention - Si Tu Dois Partir
  • The Dubliners - Whiskey In The Jar
  • Ashels - Nihavend
  • Olla Vogala - Gnanomo
  • I Muvrini - Un So Micca Venuti
  • Alan Stivell - Son Ar Christr
  • Kimiz - Dosj Moeena
  • Richard Thompson - Dry My Tears And Move On
  • Altan - I Wish My Love Was A Red Rose
  • cover MUSIC OF THE YEAR: 1972 (*)    NEW 

    (CD: Spectrum Music 545 054-2, 1999)

    "Lay Down" is the cut here.

  • Michael Jackson - Rockin' Robin
  • Junior Campbell - Hallelujah Freedom
  • Free - Little Bit Of Love
  • Jackson 5 - Looking Through The Windows
  • The Chakachas - Jungle Fever
  • Gladys Knight & The Pips - Help Me Make It Through The Night
  • The New Seekers - Circles
  • Diana Ross - Doobedood'ndoobe Doobedood'ndoobe Doobedood'ndoo
  • The Shangri-Las - The Leader Of The Pack
  • The Stylistics - Betcha By Golly, Wow
  • Bobby Hebb - Love Love Love
  • The Strawbs - Lay Down
  • Rod Stewart - You Wear It Well
  • Jerry Lee Lewis - Chantilly Lace
  • Faron Young - It's Four In The Morning
  • Peter Skellern - You're A Lady
  • The Moody Blues - Isn't Life Strange
  • The Supremes - Floy Joy
  • Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - Bless You
  • The Stylistics - I'm Stone In Love With You
  • cover MUSIC OF THE YEAR: 1973 (*)    NEW 

    (CD: Spectrum Music 544 481-2, 1999)

    "Part Of The Union" is included here, along with Stealers Wheel's "Stuck In The Middle With You". Bowie's dreadful "Laughing Gnome" comes from a period before his association with Gus Dudgeon or Tony Visconti.

  • Thin Lizzy - Whisky In The Jar
  • Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You
  • The Strawbs - Part Of The Union
  • Rod Stewart - Oh No Not My Baby
  • The Jackson 5 - Doctor My Eyes
  • The New Seekers - You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me
  • David Bowie - The Laughing Gnome
  • Free - Wishing Well
  • Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin' [Part 1]
  • Love Unlimited - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More Baby
  • Status Quo - Caroline
  • Peters & Lee - Welcome Home
  • The Supremes - Bad Weather
  • The Stylistics - Break Up To Make Up
  • The Moody Blues - I'm Just A Singer [In A Rock And Roll Band]
  • The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone
  • Gladys Knight And The Pips - The Look Of Love
  • Junior Campbell - Sweet Illusion
  • Medicine Head (2) - One And One Is One
  • Diana Ross - Touch Me In The Morning
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