Tracklist

CD 1: In Trance
# Title Rating Length
1 Dark Lady
3:26
2 In Trance
5 4:43
3 Life’s Like a River
3:48
4 Top of the Bill
3:24
5 Living and Dying
3:19
6 Robot Man
2:42
7 Evening Wind
5:02
8 Sun in My Hand
4:21
9 Longing for Fire
2:42
10 Night Lights (instrumental)
3:13
CD 2: Virgin Killer
# Title Rating Length
1 Pictured Life
3.65 3:25
2 Catch Your Train
2 3:38
3 In Your Park
2 3:46
4 Backstage Queen
2 3:14
5 Virgin Killer
3.5 3:45
6 Hell-Cat
2 2:58
7 Crying Days
3 4:41
8 Polar Nights
2 5:08
9 Yellow Raven
3 5:02
CD 3: Taken by Force
# Title Rating Length
1 Steamrock Fever
3.5 3:40
2 We’ll Burn the Sky
4 6:30
3 I’ve Got to Be Free
4:04
4 The Riot of Your Time
2 4:13
5 The Sails of Charon
3.65 4:24
6 Your Light
2 4:33
7 He’s a Woman - She’s a Man
3:18
8 Born to Touch Your Feelings
2 7:41

Credits

CD 1: In Trance

recorded in:
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (1975) (track 2)
bass guitar:
Francis Buchholz (tracks 1–10)
drums:
Rudy Lenners (tracks 1–10)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 1–10)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Rudolf Schenker (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Rudolf Schenker (tracks 2–6, 9)
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 1, 3, 7–8, 10)
lyricist:
Corina Fortmann (track 3)
Klaus Meine (tracks 2, 4–6)
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 1, 3, 7–10)
producer:
Snuff Garrett (track 1)
vocals:
Klaus Meine (tracks 2–7, 9–10)
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 1, 8)
publisher:
Rudolf Slezak Musikverlag (tracks 1–5, 7–10)
recorded at:
instrumental recording of:
Night Lights (track 10)
recording of:
Dark Lady (track 1)
Evening Wind (track 7)
Living and Dying (track 5)
Longing for Fire (track 9)
Robot Man (track 6)
Sun in My Hand (track 8)
Top of the Bill (track 4)
In Trance (1975) (track 2)

CD 2: Virgin Killer

bass guitar:
Francis Buchholz (tracks 1–9)
drums:
Rudy Lenners (tracks 1–9)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 1–9)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Rudolf Schenker (tracks 1–9)
arranger:
Dieter Dierks (tracks 3, 7)
Scorpions (German rock band) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Rudolf Schenker (tracks 1–4, 7)
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 5–6, 8–9)
lyricist:
Klaus Meine (tracks 1–4, 7)
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 1, 5–6, 8–9)
vocals:
Klaus Meine (tracks 1, 4–5, 7, 9)
Uli Jon Roth (tracks 6, 8)
publisher:
Rudolf Slezak Musikverlag (tracks 1–9)
later versions:
Crying Days (Therion version) (track 7)
recording of:
Backstage Queen (track 4)
Catch Your Train (track 2)
Crying Days (track 7)
Hell Cat (track 6)
In Your Park (track 3)
Pictured Life (track 1)
Polar Nights (track 8)
Virgin Killer (track 5)
Yellow Raven (track 9)

CD 3: Taken by Force

bass guitar:
Francis Buchholz (tracks 1–8)
drums:
Herman Rarebell (drummer) (tracks 1–8)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Ulrich Roth (tracks 1–8)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Rudolf Schenker (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Ulrich Roth (tracks 3–6)
Rudolf Schenker (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
lyricist:
Herman Rarebell (drummer) (track 7)
Ulrich Roth (tracks 3–6)
Monika Dannemann (track 2)
Klaus Meine (tracks 1, 7–8)
vocals:
Klaus Meine (tracks 1–8)
publisher:
Arabella Musikverlag GmbH (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Diercks Studios in Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (1977) (tracks 1–8)
recording of:
Steamrock Fever (track 1)
Your Light (track 6)

Release

ASIN: DE: B0030DIP7O [info]

Release Group

includes: In Trance by Scorpions
Taken by Force by Scorpions
Virgin Killer by Scorpions
part of: Original Album Classics (Sony Music anthology series)