What is the last "Best of..." album you played?

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  1. Anonamemouse

    Anonamemouse my other pink shirt is black too Thread Starter

    Some artists have a lot of songs that I don't really care for. I am for the most part just interested in the better known songs, usually the hits. For me the RHCP is such a band, tons of filler per album, and maybe one or two good songs.

    I am now spinning Olivia's Greatest Hits 2 by Olivia Newton-John. I basically only know her from Grease and Physical. When I bumped into this cd (Japanese pressing even) in a "pre-owned cd" store I took it home with me, the sound is quite good.
     
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  2. vzok

    vzok Forum Resident

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    Very Best of The Searchers
     
  3. Kiss73

    Kiss73 Forum Resident

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    2 yesterday...Van Morrison and Lenny Kravitz. Which is unusual for me as I am not a fan of Best of's and Greatest Hits sets ...however picked both of these up for £1 each.
     
  4. The Acid Mouse

    The Acid Mouse Forum Resident

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    Experience Hendrix - never really been a fan of Jimi but saw this for a couple of pounds and thought I'd give it a whirl
     
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  5. FloydMaui

    FloydMaui Forum Resident

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    "Best of" King's X

    "Essential" Bangles
     
  6. AlphabetMan

    AlphabetMan Forum Resident

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    The "Ennio Morricone 60" disk, listened to it a few weeks ago.
     
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  7. bvb1123

    bvb1123 Rock and Roll Martian

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    The Essential Journey a couple days ago.
     
  8. SquaRoots

    SquaRoots The North Star Grassman

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  9. parkgrover

    parkgrover Forum Resident

    The Monkees - That was then, this is now CD. Great stuff
     
  10. bxbluesman

    bxbluesman Forum Resident

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    The Dave Clark Five - The Hits.
     
  11. Grand_Ennui

    Grand_Ennui Forum Resident

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  12. Grand_Ennui

    Grand_Ennui Forum Resident

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    I've got that one too... I'm not a hardcore Hendrix fan, so this fits the bill...
     
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  13. Another Steve

    Another Steve Forum Resident

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    Disc: 1
    1. Break On Through (To The Other Side)
    2. Back Door Man
    3. Light My Fire
    4. Twentieth Century Fox
    5. The Crystal Ship
    6. Alabama Song (Whiskey Bar)
    7. Soul Kitchen
    8. The End
    9. Love Me Two Times
    10. People Are Strange
    11. When The Music's Over
    12. My Eyes Have Seen You
    13. Moonlight Drive
    14. Strange Days
    15. Hello, I Love You
    16. The Unknown Soldier
    17. Spanish Caravan
    18. Five To One
    19. Not To Touch The Earth

    Disc: 2
    1. Touch Me
    2. Wild Child
    3. Tell All The People
    4. Wishful Sinful
    5. Roadhouse Blues
    6. Waiting For The Sun
    7. You Make Me Real
    8. Peace Frog
    9. Love Her Madly
    10. L.A. Woman
    11. Riders On The Storm
    12. The Wasp (Texas Radio And The Big Beat)
    13. The Changeling
    14. Gloria
    15. Celebration Of The Lizard

    Almost more than I need. Almost.
     
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  14. wolfram

    wolfram Slave to the rhythm

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    Adam & the Ants/Adam Ant - Antmusic

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  15. c-eling

    c-eling I never dreamed another way.

    Picked this up a few months ago from my local. Never knew these guys put out a couple discs
    Jon Anderson/Vangelis
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  16. wolfram

    wolfram Slave to the rhythm

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    I really like "Friends of Mr. Cairo". :righton:
     
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  17. c-eling

    c-eling I never dreamed another way.

    Excellent song!
    The disc has no indication it was Anderson, I figured maybe Vangelis had a brother :laugh: Quite surprised when Jon's vocals came on!
     
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  18. lucan_g

    lucan_g Forum Resident

    Eric Burdon & Animals. Picked up the vinyl a week or so ago...
     
  19. mark winstanley

    mark winstanley Pick up a fast car, burn my name in the road

    Too long ago... I have no idea
     
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  20. DJ LX

    DJ LX Forum Resident

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    I've been spinning the Captain Beefheart anthology The Dust Blows Forward. I wouldn't have imagined that a career spanning Beefheart set would work this well, but it does. Excellent song selection, and it fills in some of the gaps for those of us who don't have all the albums.

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  21. dividebytube

    dividebytube Forum Resident

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    The Best of Smokie - if you're a fan of The Hollies, or vocal harmonizing:

     
  22. bataclan2002

    bataclan2002 All You Need Is Now.

    Spencer Davis Group
    Yes
    Chicago
     
  23. Chemically altered

    Chemically altered Forum Resident

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    Horslips-Treasury. Great 2 CD set with excellently remastered sound.
     
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  24. jimod99

    jimod99 Daddy or chips?

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    Radiohead, about an hour ago
     
  25. Anonamemouse

    Anonamemouse my other pink shirt is black too Thread Starter

    I'll have to look into this one!
     

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