Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Eight Miles High
The Byrds 4 3:39
2 California Dreamin'
The Mamas & the Papas 4.75 2:43
3 Walk Away Renee
The Left Banke 2:45
4 Hold On! I'm Comin'
Sam & Dave 2:34
5 Mellow Yellow
Donovan 3:46
6 Wouldn't It Be Nice
The Beach Boys 2:26
7 Hanky Panky
Tommy James & the Shondells 2:56
8 Lies
The Knickerbockers 2:46
9 My World Is Empty Without You
The Supremes 5 2:37
10 Lightnin' Strikes
Lou Christie 3:03
11 Daydream
The Lovin’ Spoonful 2:22
12 Hungry
Paul Revere and The Raiders 3:02
13 Cool Jerk
The Capitols 2:28
14 Devil With a Blue Dress On/Good Golly Miss Molly
Mitch Ryder 3:06
15 Last Train to Clarksville
The Monkees 5 2:45
16 Going to a Go-Go
The Miracles 4 2:49
17 Time Won't Let Me
The Outsiders 2:49
18 Uptight (Everything's Alright)
Stevie Wonder 5 2:57
19 Black Is Black
Los Bravos 4 3:00
20 Land of 1000 Dances
Wilson Pickett 4 2:28
21 Along Comes Mary
The Association 2:52
22 Over Under Sideways Down
The Yardbirds 5 2:21

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1966) (track 5)
acoustic guitar:
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (1966) (track 5)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (1966-07-25) (track 15)
drumset:
Billy Lewis (drummer) (1966-07-25) (track 15)
drums:
Bobby Orr (1966) (track 5)
guitar:
P.F. Sloan (track 2)
bass:
John Paul Jones (UK rock musician of Led Zeppelin & Them Crooked Vultures) (1966) (track 5)
Larry Taylor (US bassist) (1966-07-25) (track 15)
electric guitar:
Wayne Erwin (1966-07-25) (track 15)
Gerry McGee (1966-07-25) (track 15)
Louie Shelton (1966-07-25) (track 15)
percussion:
Gene Estes (1966-07-25) (track 15)
David Walters (session musician for The Monkees) (1966-07-25) (track 15)
horn [horns]:
Danny Moss (1966) (track 5)
Ronnie Ross (1966) (track 5)
additional writer:
Antoine Domino (track 20)
arranger:
John Paul Jones (UK rock musician of Led Zeppelin & Them Crooked Vultures) (track 5)
background vocals:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1966-07-25) (track 15)
composer:
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 5)
Lamont Dozier (track 9)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 9)
Chris Kenner (track 20)
Stevie Wonder (track 18)
Tandyn Almer (track 21)
Henry Cosby (track 18)
Sylvia Moy (track 18)
John Sebastian (track 11)
engineer:
Bones Howe (track 2)
lead vocals:
Stevie Wonder (1965) (track 18)
Micky Dolenz (1966-07-25) (track 15)
lyricist:
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 5)
Chris Kenner (track 20)
Stevie Wonder (track 18)
Tandyn Almer (track 21)
Henry Cosby (track 18)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 9)
Sylvia Moy (track 18)
John Sebastian (track 11)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 2)
Lamont Dozier (track 9)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 9)
Mickie Most (English record producer) (track 5)
William Stevenson (Motown songwriter) (track 18)
Henry Cosby (track 18)
solo alto flute:
Bud Shank (track 2)
vocals:
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (1966) (track 5)
writer:
Jeff Beck (track 22)
Tommy Boyce (US songwriter of Boyce and Hart) (track 15)
Michael Brown (American singer-songwriter) (track 3)
Bob Calilli (track 3)
Gene Clark (US singer-songwriter; founder of The Byrds) (track 1)
David Crosby (track 1)
Chris Dreja (track 22)
Michelle Grainger (track 19)
Bobby Hart (track 15)
Isaac Hayes (track 4)
Tony Hayes (UK songwriter, co-wrote “Black is Black”) (track 19)
Jim McCarty (UK drummer) (track 22)
Roger McGuinn (track 1)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 2)
Michelle Phillips (track 2)
David Porter (US soul musician, producer & songwriter) (track 4)
Keith Relf (track 22)
Smokey Robinson (track 16)
Bobby Rogers (track 16)
Paul Samwell-Smith (track 22)
Tony Sansone (track 3)
Marvin Tarplin (track 16)
Steve Wadey (track 19)
phonographic copyright by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1967) (track 1)
publisher:
Anatole (track 20)
EMI Longitude Music (track 20)
Henrees Music co. (track 22)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 2)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 2)
Trousdale Music (track 2)
Tune-Kel (track 20)
recorded at:
Western Recorders (@ 6000 Sunset Blvd., part of United Western Recorders studio complex 1957–1985) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1965) (track 2)
RCA Studio A (Hollywood) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1966-07-25) (track 15)
mash-ups:
Sunshine a Go Go by ccc (track 1)
Uptight Swoon by G3RSt (track 18)
sampled by:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 89) (track 2)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 150) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 220) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Land of 1000 Dances (track 20)
has revision:
Eight Miles High (track 1)
is the basis for:
Othello (track 5)
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 2)
later translated versions:
BLACK IS BLACK (Japanese version) (track 19)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 2)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 2)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 2)
Les Coups (track 18)
Noir c’est noir (track 19)
Näen mustaa vain (track 19)
Ordonne mais pardonne (Hold On, I’m Comin’) (track 4)
Tage, da träum ich (track 11)
Wart doch, i chume (track 4)
later versions:
Along Comes Mary (Bloodhound Gang version) (track 21)
live recording of:
Along Comes Mary (1967-06-16) (track 21)
recording of:
Black Is Black (track 19)
Eight Miles High (track 1)
Going to a Go-Go (track 16)
Walk Away Renée (track 3)
California Dreamin’ (1965) (track 2)
Daydream (1966) (track 11)
Hold On, I’m Comin’ (1966) (track 4)
Mellow Yellow (1966) (track 5)
Last Train to Clarksville (1966-07-25) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 2)

Release Group

part of: Classic Rock (Time-Life Music) (number: 7)