Album: Giants of Rock Live
Artist: various artists
2005 Daily Mail/The Mail on Sunday
CD: DM021b [disc one], MOS035b [disc two]

Disc 1:
1. Roxy Music: Virginia Plain [Ferry] (2:45) from Roxy Music Live
2. REO Speedwagon: Keep on Lovin' You [Cronin] (3:27)
3. Deep Purple: Smoke on the Water [Blackmore/Gillan/Glover/Lord/Paice] (5:58) from In Concert with the London Symphony Orchestra
4. Little Feat: Rag Mama Rag [Robertson] (4:35)
5. Emerson, Lake and Palmer: Fanfare for the Common Man [Copland/Emerson/Lake/Palmer] (7:41)
6. Pat Benatar: Hit Me with Your Best Shot [Schwartz] (3:19)
7. Chicago: 25 or 6 to 4 [Lamm] (5:01)
8. Tunder: A Better Man [Morley] (3:53) from Thunder Live
9. Jefferson Airplane: Somebody to Love [Slick] (4:27)
10. Iggy Pop: Cold Metal [Osterberg] (3:10)
11. Little River Band: Man on Your Mind [Shorrock/Tolhurst] (5:28) from One Night in Mississippi
12. George Thorogood & The Destroyers: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer [Hooker] (29:54)

Disc 2:
13. Yes: Owner of a Lonely Heart [Anderson/Squire/Rabin/Horn] from House of Yes
14. Fleetwood Mac: Black Magic Woman [Green]
15. ELO: Don't Bring Me Down [Lynne]
16. The Stranglers: No More Heroes [Burnel/Black/Cornwell/Greenfield] from Friday the Thirteenth Live at the Royal Albert Hall
17. T'Pau: China in Your Hand [Decker/Rogers]
18. Canned Heat: Let's Work Together [Harrison]
19. Gary Numan: Are 'Friends' Electric? [Numan] from Gary Numan Live at Shepherds Bush
20. Nazareth: A Broken Down Angel [Agnew/Charlton/Sweet/McCafferty] from Homecoming
21. Asia: Heat of the Moment [Wetton/Downes] from Live in Moscow
22. Jimi Hendrix: Purple Haze [Hendrix]
23. Bruce Dickinson: Tattooed Millionaire [Dickinson/Gers]
24. Styx: Babe [DeYoung]

Notes: A live compilation given away in two parts: disc 1 was included with The Daily Mail on 19 Mar and disc 2 with The Mail on Sunday on 20 Mar. Disc 1 came in a fold-out cardboard sleeve with space for and details about disc 2, while disc 2 came in its own simple cardboard sleeve with details only for itself. The majority of the tracks are licensed from Sanctuary Records Ltd. or Eagle Rock Entertainment Ltd.

Track 12 consists of 11:14 of the song, then silence, then at 19:06 a series of songs startsóstudio recordings that I can't identify, I think by different actsóbut they are very quiet. (Second song begins at 23:24 and the third begins at 27:04.) (HP, 21 Mar 05)

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