Monday, October 17, 2011

Roy Wood - "Music Book" A 2CD Collection of Roy Wood's Greatest Songs


News from Lynn Hoskins' Move Digest: "Exciting news!  Roy's album is finished, and will be released in the UK November 14th.  Below is the confirmed track listing from EMI. More info to come.  Amazon UK should have it up for preorder very soon.  It will also be available digitally.  Roy has been heavily involved in this album, it really is his Music Book.

Here's the cover art:
http://www.themoveonline.com/images/roywood_musicbook.jpg
I'll get a news item up on The Move Online shortly.


Roy Wood - "Music Book"
A 2CD Collection of Roy Wood's Greatest Songs
EMI C7312212
Released November 14th 2011

CD One
1.  CALIFORNIA MAN: Roy Wood with his Rock & Roll "BIG BAND"
2.  BALL PARK INCIDENT: Wizzard
3.  FOREVER: Roy Wood
4.  OH WHAT A SHAME: Roy Wood
5.  FIRE BRIGADE: Roy Wood (In The Shed) 2011
6.  FRENCH PERFUME: Roy Wood with Wizzard
7.  DOWN TO ZERO: Roy Wood
8.  RAINING IN THE CITY: Roy Wood
9.  I CAN HEAR THE GRASS GROW: Status Quo
10. BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTER: Roy Wood with Carl Wayne vocals (String arrangement Tony Visconti)
11. TONIGHT: The Move
12. LION'S HEART: Roy Wood
13. LOOK THRU THE EYES OF A FOOL: Roy Wood
14. DEAR ELAINE: Roy Wood
15. MAIN STREET: Roy Wood with Wizzard
16. NEW YORK CITY: Roy Wood Rock & Roll Band
17. GIVIN' YOUR HEART AWAY: Roy Wood
18. SING OUT THE OLD... BRING IN THE NEW: Roy Wood with Kempsey School Choir

CD Two
1.  SEE MY BABY JIVE: Wizzard
2.  STARTING UP: Roy Wood
3.  ANY OLD TIME WILL DO: Roy Wood
4.  MISS CLARK AND THE COMPUTER: Roy Wood
5.  GREEN GLASS WINDOWS: Roy Wood with Kempsey Primary School Choir
6.  R. U. RED E 2 ROCK: Wizzard
7.  CHINATOWN: The Move
8.  FLOWERS IN THE RAIN: Nancy Sinatra
9.  WHY DOES SUCH A PRETTY GIRL (SING THOSE SAD SONGS): Roy Wood
10. BRONTOSAURUS: The Move
11. OLYMPIC FLYER: Roy Wood
12. ANGEL FINGERS: Wizzard
13. KEEP YOUR HANDS ON THE WHEEL: Roy Wood (Featuring John Bonham on Drums)
14. AERIAL PICTURES: Roy Wood
15. THIS IS THE STORY OF MY LOVE: Wizzard
16. BLACKBERRY WAY: The Move with extra strings written & played by Roy Wood
17. I WISH IT COULD BE CHRISTMAS EVERY DAY: Wizzard
Bonus Track
18. FIRST MOVEMENT: E.L.O. (Roy playing Acoustic Guitar & Cello)

1 comment:

ACravan said...

I thought that visitors to this page might enjoy reading this, which I posted on my ACravan blog today regarding the marvelous Music Book:

http://acravan.blogspot.com/2011/11/parakeet-hero-god-is-in-details-roy.html

Curtis Roberts