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RE-PRESS: CD ORIGINALLY RELEASED IN 2010

• 41 track round up of every track recorded by Middle Of The Road in the early 70’s for RCA Records with most appearing here on CD for the first time

• Includes the international chart topper ‘Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep’ which hit No.1 in the UK, Switzerland, Austria, Norway, Ireland and Australia and No 2 in Holland and Germany

• Other hits featured include: ‘Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum’ – UK No.2, Germany No.15, Australia No.5 Norway No.6 Holland No.7; ‘Soley Soley’ – UK No.5, Germany No.2, Holland No.1, Norway No.1, Australia No.21, Switzerland No.1; ‘Sacremento’ – UK No.23, Germany No.1, Switzerland No.1, Norway No.1; ‘Samson & Delilah’ – France No.2, Germany No.2, Holland No.1, Switzerland No.3, UK No.26; ‘Bottoms Up’ – Germany No.2, Holland No.5, Norway No.8, Australia No.35; ‘Yellow Boomerang’ – Germany No.6, Holland No.2, Switzerland No.2, Norway No.8 and German Top 20’s with ‘Kailakee Kailako’ and ‘Honey No’

• Deluxe booklet contains detailed liner notes and stacks of rare picture sleeves

• Vocalist Sally Carr still leads a version of Middle Of The Road on the lucrative Oldies Night circuit performing to large audiences across mainland Europe

TRACKLIST

DISC ONE

CHIRPY CHIRPY CHEEP CHEEP

  1. CHIRPY CHIRPY CHEEP CHEEP
  2. LINGERING SOUNDS
  3. FATE STRANGE FATE
  4. I CAN’T TELL THE BOTTOM FROM THE TOP
  5. TO REMIND ME
  6. THE SUN IN YOUR SKIN
  7. TWEEDLE DEE, TWEEDLE DUM
  8. GIVE IT TIME
  9. RAININ’ N PAININ’
  10. YELLOW RIVER
  11. THE WAY OF LIFE
  12. WE ARE THE FOUNDERS OF ALL THAT’S AROUND US

BONUS ITALIAN LP TRACKS

  1. EL CONDOR PASA
  2. DO NOT CRY
  3. HAPPIER THAN I
  4. AIN’T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH
  5. PLACE
  6. SUPERSTAR

 

DISC TWO

ACCELERATION

  1. SACREMENTO
  2. ON THIS LAND
  3. QUEEN BEE
  4. LOVE SWEET LOVE
  5. THEN YOU’LL KNOW WHAT LOVE IS
  6. SOLEY, SOLEY
  7. THE TALK OF ALL THE U.S.A.
  8. LOUISE (MY LITTLE SHIP)
  9. SAMSON AND DELILAH
  10. TRY A LITTLE UNDERSTANDING
  11. MEDICINE WOMAN

DRIVE ON

  1. YELLOW BOOMERANG
  2. UNIVERSAL MAN
  3. SEE THE SKY
  4. WHEEL OF THE SEASON
  5. BLIND DETONATION
  6. UNION SILVER
  7. HONEY NO
  8. EVE
  9. ON A WESTBOUND TRAIN
  10. BOTTOMS UP
  11. NOTHING CAN GO WRONG
  12. KAILAKEE KAILAKO
DISC ONE

CHIRPY CHIRPY CHEEP CHEEP

CHIRPY CHIRPY CHEEP CHEEP
LINGERING SOUNDS
FATE STRANGE FATE
I CAN’T TELL THE BOTTOM FROM THE TOP
TO REMIND ME
THE SUN IN YOUR SKIN
TWEEDLE DEE, TWEEDLE DUM
GIVE IT TIME
RAININ’ N PAININ’
YELLOW RIVER
THE WAY OF LIFE
WE ARE THE FOUNDERS OF ALL THAT’S AROUND US
BONUS ITALIAN LP TRACKS

EL CONDOR PASA
DO NOT CRY
HAPPIER THAN I
AIN’T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH
PLACE
SUPERSTAR
 

DISC TWO

ACCELERATION

SACREMENTO
ON THIS LAND
QUEEN BEE
LOVE SWEET LOVE
THEN YOU’LL KNOW WHAT LOVE IS
SOLEY, SOLEY
THE TALK OF ALL THE U.S.A.
LOUISE (MY LITTLE SHIP)
SAMSON AND DELILAH
TRY A LITTLE UNDERSTANDING
MEDICINE WOMAN
DRIVE ON

YELLOW BOOMERANG
UNIVERSAL MAN
SEE THE SKY
WHEEL OF THE SEASON
BLIND DETONATION
UNION SILVER
HONEY NO
EVE
ON A WESTBOUND TRAIN
BOTTOMS UP
NOTHING CAN GO WRONG
KAILAKEE KAILAKO
Weight 200 kg
Barcode

5013929049925

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