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Stray Arrows: A Collection of Favorites

Stray Arrows: A Collection of Favorites is the first compilation album released by the American alternative metal band Chevelle on December 4, 2012. It includes remastered versions of several hit songs, along with a previously unreleased B-side entitled "Fizgig." The songs on the standard track listing (except for "Sleep Apnea", "The Meddler" and "Fizgig") all cracked the top 10 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks, with "Send the Pain Below", "Vitamin R (Leading Us Along)", "Face to the Floor" and "Hats Off to the Bull" all reaching the No. 1 spot.[10][11]

Stray Arrows: A Collection of Favorites
Compilation album by
ReleasedDecember 4, 2012[1]
Chevelle chronology
Hats Off to the Bull
Stray Arrows: A Collection of Favorites
La Gárgola
Singles from Stray Arrows: A Collection of Favorites
  1. "Fizgig"
    Released: November 30, 2012[7]
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4/5 stars[8]
Alternative Addiction3.5/5 stars[9]

The album was named Revolver's album of the week on December 10, 2012.[12]


Track listingEdit

All tracks written by Pete Loeffler.

2."Same Old Trip"3:11
3."Vitamin R (Leading Us Along)"3:44
4."The Red"3:59
5."I Get It"3:57
6."Face to the Floor"3:39
7."Send the Pain Below"4:12
8."Sleep Apnea"3:51
9."The Clincher"3:44
10."Hats Off to the Bull"3:56
11."The Meddler"4:13
Total length:46:38


Chart (2012) Peak
US 195[13]
US Alt. 22[14]
US Hard Rock 10[15]
US Rock 38[16]


  • Pete Loeffler – vocals, guitar
  • Sam Loeffler – drums
  • Dean Bernardini – bass


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  2. ^ "Chevelle Sci-Fi Crimes Review". Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  3. ^ "Chevelle Ten in 10". antiMusic. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  4. ^ "Unusual events abound for Valentine's weekend". Springfield News-Sun. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  5. ^ "Rock trio Chevelle more grounded as latest albums explores UFOs". Boulder Weekly. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  6. ^ "Top 10 Rock Songs of 2012". AOL Radio. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  7. ^ "Chevell Debut New 'Fizgig' Single With Theatrical Lyric Video". Loudwire. Retrieved February 2, 2014.
  8. ^ "Stray Arrows: A Collection of Favorites - Chevelle". Allmusic.
  9. ^ "Review of "Stray Arrows" by Chevelle". Alternative Addiction. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  10. ^ "Chevelle to Release Greatest Hits Compilation Album "Stray Arrows" in December". Loudwire. Retrieved February 2, 2014.
  11. ^ "Chevelle: Stray Arrows". People. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  12. ^ "Album of the Week: Chevelle, Stray Arrows: A Collection of Favorites-Heavy Metal News". Revolver. Retrieved February 5, 2014.
  13. ^ "Chevelle - Chart History - Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved February 4, 2015.
  14. ^ "Chevelle - Chart History - Alternative Albums". Billboard.
  15. ^ "Chevelle - Chart History - Hard Rock Albums". Billboard.
  16. ^ "Chevelle - Chart History - Rock Albums". Billboard.

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