Annotation

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Waterloo Sunset
The Kinks 3:18
2 Dedicated to the One I Love
The Mamas & the Papas 3:00
3 Let’s Go to San Francisco
The Flower Pot Men 3:33
4 Darling Be Home Soon
The Lovin’ Spoonful 3:35
5 Good Vibrations
The Beach Boys 3:37
6 Matthew & Son
Cat Stevens 3.5 2:42
7 Itchycoo Park
Small Faces 2:46
8 Bend Me Shape Me
Amen Corner 2:40
9 I Was Made to Love Her
Stevie Wonder 2:35
10 Never My Love
The Association 3:10
11 Paper Sun
Traffic 3:28
12 Gimme Some Lovin’
The Spencer Davis Group 2:55
13 Silence Is Golden
The Tremeloes 3:08
14 Summertime Blues
Blue Cheer 3:46
15 Please Love Me Forever
Bobby Vinton 2:39
16 The Letter
The Box Tops 5 1:57
17 Sealed With a Kiss
Brian Hyland 2:42
18 Stroll On
The Yardbirds 5 2:44
19 Turn! Turn! Turn!
The Byrds 3:51
20 The Fish Cheer & I‐Feel‐Like‐I’m‐To‐Die Rag
Country Joe & the Fish 3:44
21 Groovin'
The Young Rascals 2:29
22 Sunday Morning
The Velvet Underground 4.15 2:56
23 You Keep Me Hangin’ On
Vanilla Fudge 2:55
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Death of a Clown
Dave Davies 3:14
2 I Can Hear the Grass Grow
The Move 3:07
3 San Franciscan Nights
Eric Burdon & the Animals 5 3:22
4 Friday on My Mind
The Easybeats 2:34
5 Season of the Witch
Donovan 4:56
6 I’m a Believer
The Monkees 2:44
7 The Rain the Park and Other Things
The Cowsills 3:04
8 Go Back
Crabby Appleton 4 2:59
9 I Had Too Much to Dream (Last Night)
The Electric Prunes 2:58
10 Atlantis
Donovan 5:03
11 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)
Harpers Bizarre 2:36
12 Carrie Anne
The Hollies 2:52
13 White Rabbit
Jefferson Airplane 2:32
14 Kind of a Drag
The Buckinghams 2:08
15 Excerpt From a Teenage Opera
Keith West 4:25
16 Everlasting Love
The Love Affair 4.5 3:02
17 You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away
The Silkie 2:12
18 Incense and Peppermints
Strawberry Alarm Clock 2:49
19 San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers in Your Hair)
Scott McKenzie 3.65 2:59
20 Creeque Alley
The Mamas & the Papas 3.35 3:50
21 The Beat Goes On
Sonny & Cher 5 3:27
22 Reflections
The Supremes 2:48
23 Love Is All Around
The Troggs 2:57
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Somebody to Love
Jefferson Airplane 2:59
2 Happy Together
The Turtles 5 2:54
3 Whiter Shade of Pale
Procol Harum 4:08
4 Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell 2:28
5 Ha! Ha! Said the Clown
Manfred Mann 2:27
6 Puppet on a String
Sandie Shaw 2:22
7 Lay Down (Candles in the Rain)
Melanie with the Edwin Hawkins Singers 3:48
8 Pleasant Valley Sunday
The Monkees 3:16
9 Windy
The Association 5 2:56
10 Not So Sweet Martha Lorraine
Country Joe & the Fish 4:22
11 Crimson and Clover
Tommy James & the Shondells 3:21
12 The First Cut Is the Deepest
P.P. Arnold 3:16
13 My World Fell Down
Sagittarius 2:55
14 Spinning Wheel
Blood, Sweat & Tears 4:08
15 Time Seller
The Spencer Davis Group 2:52
16 Heroes and Villains
The Beach Boys 3:39
17 How Can We Hang On to a Dream
Tim Hardin 2:04
18 Hole in My Shoe
Traffic 3:02
19 For Your Love
The Yardbirds 4.75 2:30
20 Nights in White Satin
The Moody Blues 4:26
21 Get Together
The Youngbloods 4:37
22 California Dreamin’
The Mamas & the Papas 2:41
23 Winchester Cathedral
New Vaudeville Band 2:23

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar [bass]:
Bruce (track 20)
drums:
Chicken (track 20)
percussion [wine bottle]:
Chicken (track 20)
kazoo:
Barry (track 20)
calliope:
David (track 20)
12 string guitar [12 string]:
Barry (track 20)
background vocals:
Nico (Christa Päffgen, German singer, fashion model, actress) (track 22)
composer:
John Cale (track 22)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 1)
Lou Reed (track 22)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 6)
Pete Seeger (1959) (track 19)
lyricist:
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 1)
Lou Reed (track 22)
Cat Stevens (now known as Yusuf Islam) (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 19)
producer:
Samuel Charters (track 20)
Mike Hurst (musician and record producer from London, England) (track 6)
Dan Penn (track 16)
Tom Wilson (Producer, worked with Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, Zappa, VU, etc.) (track 22)
recording engineer:
Vic Smith (track 6)
Ed Friedner (track 20)
Omi Haden (track 22)
vocals:
Bruce (track 20)
Barry (track 20)
David (track 20)
Joe (track 20)
writer:
Ralph Bass (track 2)
Ronnie Lane (track 7)
Steve Marriott (English musician and songwriter) (track 7)
Lowman Pauling (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Arista Records (1967) (track 16)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1967) (track 22)
publisher:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 364) (track 16)
cover recording of:
later parody versions:
Romantic Letter (track 16)
later translated versions:
Kirje (track 16)
La carta (track 16)
Maanantai (track 6)
later versions:
Une lettre (track 16)
Waterloo Sunset (track 1)
recording of:
Itchycoo Park (track 7)
Matthew and Son (track 6)
Sunday Morning (track 22)
The Letter (track 16)
Waterloo Sunset (track 1)

CD 2

additional writer:
Ed King (US guitarist, bassist & songwriter) (track 18)
Mark Weitz (track 18)
composer:
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (tracks 5, 10)
Lamont Dozier (track 22)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 22)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 19)
Reg Presley (track 23)
Grace Slick (track 13)
Roy Wood (track 2)
conductor:
Harold Battiste (track 21)
engineer:
Stan Ross (Recording engineer) (track 21)
lyricist:
Donovan Leitch (Scottish singer, songwriter and guitarist) (track 5)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 19)
Reg Presley (track 23)
Edward Holland, Jr. (Motown songwriter) (track 22)
Grace Slick (track 13)
Roy Wood (track 2)
producer:
Lou Adler (track 19)
Sonny Bono (track 21)
Lamont Dozier (track 22)
Brian Holland (US motown producer & songwriter) (track 22)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 19)
writer:
Sonny Bono (track 21)
Vic Briggs (track 3)
Eric Burdon (track 3)
John Carter (worked for Capitol Records, relaunched Tina Turner's career with Private Dancer) (track 18)
James "Buzz" Cason (track 16)
Mac Gayden (track 16)
Tim Gilbert (track 18)
Barry Jenkins (track 3)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 17)
Nancie Mantz (track 9)
Paul McCartney (track 17)
Danny McCulloch (track 3)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 20)
Michelle Phillips (track 20)
Annette Tucker (track 9)
John Weider (track 3)
publisher:
Chris Marc Music (track 21)
Cotillion (track 21)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 13)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 20)
Universal MCA Music Publishing (US film music publisher) (track 19)
engineered at:
additionally sampled by:
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Everlasting Love (track 16)
later parody versions:
Ylihärmä (track 19)
later translated parody versions:
I sauf ollahaund (track 23)
later translated versions:
Alice im Wunderland (track 13)
Atlantis (track 10)
Ein Traum zuviel (track 9)
Tants kestab veel (track 21)
White Rabbit (Arabic) (track 13)
比翼鳥 (track 19)
later versions:
live recording of:
White Rabbit (track 13)
recording of:
Atlantis (track 10)
Creeque Alley (track 20)
Love Is All Around (track 23)
Reflections (track 22)
The Beat Goes On (track 21)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 19)

CD 3

composer:
Gary Brooker (track 3)
Matthew Fisher (UK organist for Procol Harum/Prairie Madness) (track 3)
Graham Gouldman (track 19)
Ruthann Friedman (track 9)
lyricist:
Graham Gouldman (track 19)
Ruthann Friedman (track 9)
Keith Reid (track 3)
performer:
The Turtles (late 60s US rock band) (track 2)
producer:
Giorgio Gomelsky (track 19)
Jimmy Miller (producer for Rolling Stones/Nirvana etc) (track 18)
writer:
Garry Bonner (track 2)
Phil Coulter (track 6)
Alan Gordon (American songwriter who co-wrote The Turtles' hit "Happy Together") (track 2)
Bill Martin (Scottish songwriter & producer) (track 6)
John Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) (track 22)
Michelle Phillips (track 22)
phonographic copyright by:
Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) (1965 –) (track 19)
publisher:
Alley Music Corp. (track 2)
MCA Music Publishing (renamed since c. 1996 as Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 22)
Richt & Slezak OHG (track 22)
Trousdale Music (track 22)
Welbeck Music Ltd. (track 9)
remixes:
arrangements:
is based on:
later parody versions:
Riley Martin Dreaming (parody for Riley Martin) (track 22)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
California Dreaming (track 22)
Cwympo Mae Y Dail (track 22)
For Your Love (Japanese version) (track 19)
Kalajoen hiekat (track 22)
La Terre promise (California Dreamin') (track 22)
Por tu amor (track 19)
Sätkynukke (track 6)
later versions:
recording of:
For Your Love (track 19)
Happy Together (track 2)
Puppet on a String (track 6)
Windy (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 22)