The album features six bonus tracks. All American Alien Boy 3. Irene Wilde 4. Restless Youth 5. Rape 6. You Nearly Did Me In 7. Restless Youth 5. Rape 6. You Nearly Did Me In 7. Apathy 83 8. God Take 1 9. Weary Anger Session Outtake Apathy Session Outtake The move was surely partially in reaction to the sudden departure of his frequent collaborator, guitarist Mick Ronson; however, the music within gives away an artist confidently exploring new and fertile fields.
The standout track, and unsurprisingly still a live showstopper decades later, is "Irene Wilde," a soaring anthem about childhood dreams of limitlessness: it's a well-trodden path, Hunter nonetheless imbues the song with such earnest majesty it feels new. Mott The Hoople. Ian Hunter. In addition, there are a further nine discs of rare and previously-unreleased material.
There is an acoustic gig Acoustic Shadows from , which is an interesting contrast to the also acoustic Live In The UK disc also included here. Two discs of rarities Tilting The Mirror gather together bonus tracks that have appeared on "bonus CDs" on previous releases. Bag Of Tricks gather together various live tracks recorded over the years, including the Manchester gig that was previously thought to be "lost".
It neatly showcases the last 30 years of live shows, from Toronto in through to Sheffield in and Tokyo in We also get a show recorded in San Fransisco. This is interesting because it features Robbie Alter on guitar and Mick Ronson - on keyboards! Experiments is fascinating. These are demos and complete unreleased tracks from the past thirty or so years.
Look Before You Leap is a great power ballad is that Ronno on guitar? Ian has said it would be on his last record, and Proper's track listing has Experiments as the last disc Then there's two DVDs. The first is a motley collection of promo films, TV appearances and concert clips from the past 40 years.
Disc 2 includes the Rhyerson Theatre show from Toronto which was broadcast on TV and has circulated amonst fans for years. Then there's the Strings Attached show from Oslo in This has two tracks not included on the original DVD and a great way to round off a fascination collection. The 'Strings Attached' show is also in real-time sequence unlike the original.
There is also a lavish hard-cover book which presents a biography of Ian's career so far, together with a track-by-track run-down of all the material in this collection, with Ian's at times brutally honest opinion.
Come And Get Your Love. Black Betty 3. Hold The Line 4. Walk This Way Run 5. Broken Wings 6. We Want The Same Thing 8. Danger Zone 9. Burning Heart Poison American Woman Cherry Pie Need Your Love So Bad Lido Shuffle Take Me Down The A-Team Tracks of Disc 2 1. All the Young Dudes 2. Hold Your Head Up 3. Dead Ringer For Love 4. Frankenstein 7. Sweet Talkin' Woman 8. Albatross 9. Don't Fear The Reaper Eye In The Sky Lucretia Mac Evil Piece of My Heart Zig Zag Wanderer East River Solid Ball Of Rock New Orleans Burlesque Tracks of Disc 3 1.
Country Girl 3. In the Morning 4. Place Your Hands 5. Trash 6. Wherever You Will Go 8. Runaway Horses Two Princes Another Girl, Another Planet Jumpin' Bean Proud Black Gold What Would Steve Do? Love Drunk Radio Version Solitary Man Rock the Night 2. Footloose 3. Kyrie 4. Hey Stoopid 5.
I Love To Boogie 6. Who Can It Be Now? Apollo 9 8. My Oh My 9. Solace Of You Johnny And Mary If You Want My Love Warhead The Closer You Get A Thing Called Love Mannish Boy Our Lives Mutually Assured Destruction Summer Breeze Film Star 2.
Proud Mary 3. Come Back Brighter 4. Little Miss Can't Be Wrong 5. Strange Little Girl 6. Vive Le Rock 7. Overkill 8. Spinning Wheel V2 Games People Play Sure 'Nuff 'n' Yes, I Do The Highways Of My Life One Piece At A Time Shut Up and Kiss Me The Story The Funeral Of Hearts The Great Escape. Peace Of Mind 2. Hi-De-Ho 4. Once Bitten, Twice Shy 5. Shine A Little Love 6. Don't Fear The Reaper 7. Tambourine Man 8. Black Magic Woman 9. Hold Your Head Up. The Singles Collection 2-CD.
Tracks of Disc 1 1. Once Bitten Twice Shy 2. Who Do You Love 4. Boy 5. All American Alien Boy 6. Rape 7. You Nearly Did Me In 8. Justice of The Peace The Ballad of Little Star England Rocks Wild N Free When The Daylight Comes Life After Death Ships Wild East Tracks of Disc 2 1. Cleveland Rocks 2. Bastard 3. We Gotta Get Out of Here 4. Sons and Daughters Live 6. One of The Boys Live 7. Lisa Likes Rock N Roll 8.
Noises 9. Death N Glory Boys Traitor Somethin's Goin On Once Bitten, Twice Shy 2. Who Do You Love 3. Lounge Lizard 4.All American Alien Boy, an album by Ian Hunter on Spotify. Apathy - Session Outtake. (God) Advice to a Friend - Session Outtake. Man Overboard. More Ian Hunter. Listen to All American Alien Boy now. Listen to All American Alien Boy in full in the Spotify app. Play on Spotify. This compilation ℗ SONY BMG MUSIC.