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The Best of the Blues (Gary Moore album)

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The Best of the Blues is a 2002 two-CD compilation album by Gary Moore. The first disc contains songs from his 1990s blues albums After Hours, Blues Alive, Blues for Greeny and, most prominently, Still Got the Blues. The second disc is entirely live. Both discs feature blues veterans Albert King, B. B. King and Albert Collins as guest artists.

The Best of the Blues
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Compilation album by
Released19 February 2002
GenreBlues-rock
Length146:35
LabelVirgin Records
Gary Moore chronology
Back to the Blues
(2001)
The Best of the Blues
(2002)
Scars
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]

Contents

Track listingEdit

  • Music by Gary Moore, except where noted.

CD 1Edit

  1. "Walking By Myself" (Jimmy Rogers) -- 2:55 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  2. "Oh, Pretty Woman" (A.C. Williams), feat. Albert King—4:24 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  3. "Still Got the Blues" (Full Version)—6:10 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  4. "Separate Ways"—4:54 (After Hours 1992)
  5. "Since I Met You Baby" feat. B.B. King—2:51 (After Hours 1992)
  6. "Story of the Blues"(Single Edit)—4:34 (After Hours 1992)
  7. "All Your Love" (Otis Rush) -- 3:40 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  8. "Too Tired" (Saul Bihari, Maxwell Davis, Johnny "Guitar" Watson), feat. Albert Collins—2:50 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  9. "Need Your Love So Bad"(Single Edit) (Mertis John Jr.) -- 4:06 (Blues For Greeny 1995)
  10. "Midnight Blues"—4:58 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  11. "King of the Blues"—4:34 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  12. "Jumpin' at Shadows" (Duster Bennett) -- 4:20 (After Hours 1992)
  13. "Texas Strut"—4:49 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  14. "Moving On"—2:38 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  15. "Stop Messin' Around" (Peter Green) -- 3:52 (Still Got The Blues 1990)
  16. "Parisienne Walkways -'93" (Phil Lynott, Moore) -- 5:02
  17. "The Supernatural" (Green) -- 3:00 (Blues For Greeny 1995)

Live CD 2Edit

  1. "Caldonia", feat. Albert Collins & Albert King—5:35 Live 1992
  2. "You Don't Love Me (No No No)" (Carlin, Dawn Penn, U-Roy) -- 4:17 Live 1993
  3. "Key to Love" (John Mayall) -- 2:20 Live 1993
  4. "The Thrill Is Gone" (Rick Darnell, Roy Hawkins), feat. B.B. King—8:43 Live 1993
  5. "Stormy Monday" (T-Bone Walker), feat. Albert King—10:17 Live 1992
  6. "Cold, Cold Feeling" (Jessie Mae Robinson), feat. Albert Collins—7:18 Live 1990
  7. "Further Up the Road" (Don Robey, Joe Medwich Veasey), feat. Albert Collins—5:49 Live 1992
  8. "The Stumble" (Freddie King, Sonny Thompson) -- 3:00 Live 1992
  9. "Oh, Pretty Woman" (Williams) -- 4:07 Live 1990
  10. "Walking By Myself" (Rogers) -- 4:10 Live 1990
  11. "Too Tired" (Bihari, Davis, Watson) -- 3:40 Live 1990
  12. "Still Got The Blues (For You)"—6:50 Live 1990
  13. "All Your Love" (Rush) -- 3:54 Live 1990
  14. "Midnight Blues"—6:58 Live 1992

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Horowitz, Hal. The Best of the Blues at AllMusic