Come Dancing With The Kinks/The Best Of The Kinks 1977-1986

Release info:

Produced by: Ray Davies
Release date: Oct 1986
Record label & catalog #: Arista 302 778
Country: UK
Format: 12" vinyl 2-LP set (double album), 33 1/3 RPM
Release type: Compilation
Description/Notes: W. German import

Tracks:

Side 1
1. You Really Got Me   live, stereo mix, recorded 6 Mar, 1979 at Lowell Memorial Auditorium, Lowell, Massachusetts
2. Destroyer   stereo mix (3:44), recorded May 1979, vocals overdubbed probably 1981 at Power Station, New York
3. (Wish I Could Fly Like) Superman   stereo mix, newer mix with synthesizer overdubs, short edit (3:36), recorded Jan 1979, additional synthesizer overdubs Feb 1979 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
4. Juke Box Music   stereo mix, shorter edit, recorded 1, 2 Oct, 1976 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
5. A Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy   stereo mix (4:58), recorded Jan 1978 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
   
Side 2
1. Come Dancing   stereo mix, album edit (3:54), recorded Oct 1982 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
2. Sleepwalker   stereo mix, shorter edit (3:30), recorded 22-30 Sep, 1976 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
3. Catch Me Now I'm Falling   stereo mix, shorter edit (4:02), recorded 20-30 May, 1979 (backing track), early Jun 1979 (vocals) at Power Station, New York (backing track), Blue Rock Studios, New York (vocals)
4. Do It Again   stereo mix (4:09), recorded Aug-Sep 1984 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
5. Better Things   stereo mix, longer edit (2:59), recorded Apr 1981 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
   
Side 3
1. Lola   live, stereo mix (4:48), recorded 23 Sep, 1979 at Providence Civic Center, Providence, Rhode Island
2. Low Budget   stereo mix, shorter edit (3:46), recorded Jan 1979 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
3. Long Distance   stereo mix, recorded Feb-Mar 1983 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
4. Heart Of Gold   stereo mix, recorded Jan 1983 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
5. Don't Forget To Dance   stereo mix, album mix/edit (4:34), recorded Sep 1982 (overdubs recorded Oct 1982) at Grand Slam Studios, East Orange, New Jersey (overdubs recorded at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London)
   
Side 4
1. Misfits   stereo mix, recorded 24-28 Oct, 1977 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
2. Living On A Thin Line   stereo mix (4:12), recorded Aug-Sep 1984 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
3. Father Christmas   stereo mix (3:39), recorded Dec 1976 or Oct 1977 at Konk Studios, Hornsey, London
4. Celluloid Heroes   live, stereo mix (7:21), recorded 11 Nov, 1979 at Volkshaus, Zürich, Switzerland



Related Releases:

Come Dancing With The Kinks/The Best Of The Kinks 1977-1986 Jun 1986 USA Arista A2CD-8428 CD
Come Dancing With The Kinks/The Best Of The Kinks 1977-1986 1986 Brazil Arista/BMG (unknown) 12" vinyl 2-LP set (double album), 33 1/3 RPM
Come Dancing With The Kinks/The Best Of The Kinks 1977-1986 2 Jun, 1986 USA Arista AL11-8428 12" vinyl 2-LP set (double album), 33 1/3 RPM
Come Dancing With The Kinks/The Best Of The Kinks 1977-1986 24 Oct, 2000 USA Konk/Velvel/Koch VEL-79733 CD
Greatest Hits 1970-1986 30 Oct, 2007 USA Konk/Velvel/Koch Records VEL-79822 3 CD set


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