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Fancy - The Kinks - The Kink Kronikles (CD)

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  1. While Reprise had let the Kinks get away in the U.S., the label still had rights to everything the band had recorded up until then. And since it had been six years and several actual hits since the one best-of, it was high time to kash in. Wisely, they left it to a fan, journalist and devout Kink kollector John Mendelsohn, to kompile a double album and kontribute liner notes extolling the band.
  2. This 2 cd set covers the years It does not cover any of their earlier hits which are included on the single disk "Greatest Hits" on Rhino which is also recommended. This set was released on lp in and contains material from the Kinks best if not most popular lps. Ray and Dave Davies formed one of rock's best duos perbtisecbueworkcardsodojanelvama.xyzinfos:
  3. The Kink Kronikles is a compilation double album by the Kinks, released on Reprise Records in , after the band had signed with RCA Records in It contains thirteen non-album singles, fourteen tracks taken from five albums released by the band from to (including the UK-only Percy), and one track previously unreleased.
  4. Strictly speaking, the double-album compilation The Kink Kronikles isn't a greatest-hits collection. Covering the years through , The Kink Kronikles may not be packed with hits -- out of the album's 28 tracks, only nine were hits in the U.K. or the U.S. -- yet it's a definitive overview of this era, which was one of Ray Davies' most productive (and influential) periods/
  5. Released at a time in the early '70s when the Kinks, led by songwriter/vocalist Ray Davies and his guitarist brother Dave, were attempting to reestablish themselves with America after being banned for years, The Kink Kronikles still makes a strong case for the band's high place in the Rock Hierarchy. Assembled by longtime Kronicler John Mendelssohn, this isn't exactly a hits package, although /5(42).
  6. The Kinks Reprise Released: April Chart Peak: #94 Weeks Charted: 13 In the very first paragraph of his liner notes to The Kink Kronikles, John Mendelsohn emphasizes the Kinks' position as an underdog band. Perhaps even more than the exceptional individuality of their musical catalogue, this is one of the main factors that has made them so unique.
  7. Aug 20,  · Kinks Kronicles is one of only 2 places to get "She's Got Everything" (the B-Side to "Days"), which IIRC is in Stereo here. The other is the import "The Ultimate Collection" where it is in Mono. Some of the Stereo tracks on this ("Days", "Polly", "Berkely Mews") are available on the 3-Disc Deluxe Village Green Preservation Society.
  8. Jun 12,  · Song written and composed by Ray Davies. Lyrics: Fancy, if you believe in what I believe in, Then we'll be the same, always. Fancy, just look around thee If you will fancy all the girls you see.
  9. The Kink Kronikles [CD] Genre. Pop, Rock. Vendor Genre. Pop/Rock. UPC. Reviews. User rating, 4 out of 5 stars with 2 reviews. (2) Customer rating. and this is a great way to do it. The Kinks are usually sited by rock bands when asked who their favorite bands are and for good reason. This is one of the most versatile rock.

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