Orbison Roy - The Soul Of Rock And Roll (CD)

Roy Orbison

Write a review


R 379

eB3 790

Discovery Miles  3 790

Shipped in 5 to 7 working days

When do I get it?

Prepaid codes are delivered to you via email as soon as payment has been approved.

When do I get it?

Once payment has been approved, purchased eBooks are added to your Digital Library, ready for you to download.

When do I get it?

Gift vouchers are delivered via email to the recipient as soon as payment has been approved.

Of course you want to know — When do I get it?


We strive at all times to get it to you on time but here are some indications:

If we say In Stock, we dispatch within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say In Stock (You can also collect in cpt), the stock is available from our Cape Town warehouse and you can collect on the same working day if your payment has been authorised and you collect before 5pm.

If we say dispatched between X and Y days then it takes X to Y days to receive from a supplier and it will then be with you within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say Pre-order it means that your item will be dispatched to you on the day it's released and arrive with the time span of the shipping plan you chose.

And then there's the Weekend. In order to receive goods on the weekend, select our weekend delivery option when checking out.

If this is all too confusing, call us on 087 362 8000 or send an e-mail to info@takealot.com. One of our friendly employees will get back to you pronto.


Eligible for Cash on Delivery. Learn more

Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 days. Learn more

Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 Days


Returns

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, simply return the items to us in their original condition and packaging within 30 days of receipt and we will issue a credit which can be used to place a new order.

Exchanges (Fashion, sportswear and shoes only)

Wrong size? Don't quite like the colour? You can exchange your purchased item for a different size and/or colour up to 30 days from the day you received it, completely free of charge.

The item must be unworn and unused (other than trials) with the original tags still attached. Packaging should be returned in an undamaged condition with the item

When does this policy not apply?

If the item is:
  • older than 30 days
  • opened, unsealed, used or missing any accessories
  • a digital product such as an eBook, electronic voucher, gaming code or other digital download;
  • an audio or video recording or computer software that has been unsealed;
  • a newspaper, periodical or magazine;
  • a foodstuff, beverage, or other product intended for everyday consumption;
  • a nursing or maternity product that has been unsealed, including (but not limited to) breast pumps, bottles, formula, maternity underwear, nappies and wipes;
  • a beauty product or fragrance which has been used; or
  • a product which has been personalised for you or made to your specifications.

Find out more about Exchanges & Returns


Categories
RockPopMusic
Category
  1. Boxed Set
  2. Oldies
  3. Rock 'N' Roll
Number of Items
1
Title
The Soul Of Rock 'n' Roll [Box]
Media
CD
BarCode
886970553728
Country of Origin
USA / Canada
Label
Naxos
Distributor
Sony Music Distribution (
Mono / Stereo
Stereo
Format
CD
Barcode
886970553728
Previews

Rolling Stone (p.75) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "Roy Orbison was a superhero of song....He became someone extraordinary when his weeping tenor took flight....This is the only anthology that does justice to every stage of Orbison's career..."
Spin (p.114) - "[H]is idiosyncratic songwriting drew from disparate genres, opening new vistas for early rock'n'roll."
Dirty Linen (p.60) - "[T]his four-CD compilation will finally help you trace his development as one of rock 'n' roll's most soulful and preeminent singers from his early beginnings doing country rockabilly in the mid-1950s to the late 1980s..."
Blender (Magazine) (p.84) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[Orbison was] a pioneer of jaw-dropping rock balladry that set his eerie tenor into woozy orchestral dramas that seem to have presaged the entire corpus of David Lynch."
Record Collector (magazine) (p.91) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "THE SOUL OF ROCK'N'ROLL might well be the nearest pop music ever gets to producing a Bible."

Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Ooby Dooby - Teen Kings
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Hey Miss Fannie - Wink Westerners
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] True Love Goodbye - Teen Kings
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Empty Cup And A Broken Date - Teen Kings
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Tryin' To Get To You - Teen Kings
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] Tutti Frutti
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Overton Park Shell Concert Advertisement
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] Ooby Dooby
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] Cat Called Domino
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Go Go Go
  11. [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] Rockhouse
  12. [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] Guitar Pull Medley
  13. [ Disc 01 Track 13 ] You're My Baby
  14. [ Disc 01 Track 14 ] Mean Little Mama
  15. [ Disc 01 Track 15 ] Problem Child
  16. [ Disc 01 Track 16 ] One More Time
  17. [ Disc 01 Track 17 ] You're Gonna Cry
  18. [ Disc 01 Track 18 ] It's Too Late
  19. [ Disc 01 Track 19 ] Sweet And Easy To Love
  20. [ Disc 01 Track 20 ] This Kind Of Love
  21. [ Disc 01 Track 21 ] Claudette
  22. [ Disc 01 Track 22 ] You Tell Me
  23. [ Disc 01 Track 23 ] Night Owl
  24. [ Disc 01 Track 24 ] Bad Cat
  25. [ Disc 01 Track 25 ] I Give Up
  26. [ Disc 01 Track 26 ] Love Struck
  27. [ Disc 01 Track 27 ] Baby Don't Stop
  28. [ Disc 01 Track 28 ] Defeated
  29. [ Disc 01 Track 29 ] Love Storm
  30. [ Disc 01 Track 30 ] Almost Eighteen
  31. [ Disc 01 Track 31 ] With The Bug
  32. [ Disc 01 Track 32 ] Pretty One
  33. [ Disc 02 Track 01 ] Uptown
  34. [ Disc 02 Track 02 ] Only The Lonely
  35. [ Disc 02 Track 03 ] Blue Angel
  36. [ Disc 02 Track 04 ] In Dreams
  37. [ Disc 02 Track 05 ] Running Scared
  38. [ Disc 02 Track 06 ] I'm Hurtin'
  39. [ Disc 02 Track 07 ] I'd Be A Legend In My Time
  40. [ Disc 02 Track 08 ] Love Hurts
  41. [ Disc 02 Track 09 ] Lana
  42. [ Disc 02 Track 10 ] Crying
  43. [ Disc 02 Track 11 ] Candy Man
  44. [ Disc 02 Track 12 ] Night Life
  45. [ Disc 02 Track 13 ] They Call You Gigolette
  46. [ Disc 02 Track 14 ] Let The Good Times Roll
  47. [ Disc 02 Track 15 ] Blue Bayou
  48. [ Disc 02 Track 16 ] Wedding Day
  49. [ Disc 02 Track 17 ] Dream Baby
  50. [ Disc 02 Track 18 ] Evergreen
  51. [ Disc 02 Track 19 ] Working For The Man
  52. [ Disc 02 Track 20 ] Crowd
  53. [ Disc 02 Track 21 ] Leah
  54. [ Disc 02 Track 22 ] Actress
  55. [ Disc 02 Track 23 ] Borne On the Wind
  56. [ Disc 02 Track 24 ] Falling
  57. [ Disc 02 Track 25 ] Indian Wedding
  58. [ Disc 02 Track 26 ] Shahdaroba
  59. [ Disc 02 Track 27 ] All I Have To Do Is Dream
  60. [ Disc 02 Track 28 ] Mama
  61. [ Disc 02 Track 29 ] Pretty Paper
  62. [ Disc 03 Track 01 ] Mean Woman Blues
  63. [ Disc 03 Track 02 ] What'd I Say
  64. [ Disc 03 Track 03 ] It's Over
  65. [ Disc 03 Track 04 ] Oh Pretty Woman
  66. [ Disc 03 Track 05 ] Yo Te Amo Maria
  67. [ Disc 03 Track 06 ] Goodnight
  68. [ Disc 03 Track 07 ] Say You're My Girl
  69. [ Disc 03 Track 08 ] Ride Away
  70. [ Disc 03 Track 09 ] Crawling Back
  71. [ Disc 03 Track 10 ] Breakin' Up Is Breakin' My Heart
  72. [ Disc 03 Track 11 ] Too Soon To Know
  73. [ Disc 03 Track 12 ] Communication Breakdown
  74. [ Disc 03 Track 13 ] Walk On
  75. [ Disc 03 Track 14 ] So Young
  76. [ Disc 03 Track 15 ] Blue Rain (Coming Down)
  77. [ Disc 03 Track 16 ] Big As I Can Dream
  78. [ Disc 03 Track 17 ] Pistolero
  79. [ Disc 03 Track 18 ] Fastest Guitar Alive
  80. [ Disc 03 Track 19 ] Precious
  81. [ Disc 03 Track 20 ] Unchained Melody
  82. [ Disc 03 Track 21 ] Land Of 1000 Dances
  83. [ Disc 03 Track 22 ] Blues In My Mind
  84. [ Disc 03 Track 23 ] Born To Love Me
  85. [ Disc 03 Track 24 ] That Lovin' You Feelin' Again - Orbison, Roy & Emmylou Harris
  86. [ Disc 03 Track 25 ] Hound Dog Man
  87. [ Disc 04 Track 01 ] Coming Home
  88. [ Disc 04 Track 02 ] Waymore's Blues - Orbison, Roy & Johnny Cash/Jerry Lee Lewis/Carl Perkins
  89. [ Disc 04 Track 03 ] Oh Pretty Woman
  90. [ Disc 04 Track 04 ] In Dreams
  91. [ Disc 04 Track 05 ] Not Alone Any More - Traveling Wilburys
  92. [ Disc 04 Track 06 ] You Got It
  93. [ Disc 04 Track 07 ] She's A Mystery To Me
  94. [ Disc 04 Track 08 ] California Blue
  95. [ Disc 04 Track 09 ] Love So Beautiful
  96. [ Disc 04 Track 10 ] All I Can Do Is Dream You
  97. [ Disc 04 Track 11 ] Oh Pretty Woman
  98. [ Disc 04 Track 12 ] Heartbreak Radio
  99. [ Disc 04 Track 13 ] You're The One
  100. [ Disc 04 Track 14 ] Crying - Orbison, Roy & K.D. Lang
  101. [ Disc 04 Track 15 ] After The Love Has Gone
  102. [ Disc 04 Track 16 ] I Drove All Night
  103. [ Disc 04 Track 17 ] Wild Hearts Run Out Of Time
  104. [ Disc 04 Track 18 ] You May Feel Me Crying
  105. [ Disc 04 Track 19 ] Life Fades Away
  106. [ Disc 04 Track 20 ] It's Over
  107. [ Disc 04 Track 21 ] We'll Take The Night
Songs / Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Ooby Dooby
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Hey! Miss Fannie
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] True Love Goodbye, A
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Empty Cup and a Broken Date, An
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Tryin' to Get to You
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] Tutti Frutti - (previously unreleased)
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Advertisement: Overton Park Shell Concert
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] Ooby Dooby
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] Cat Called Domino
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Go! Go! Go!
  11. [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] Rockhouse
  12. [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] 1956 Guitar Pull Medley: I Want You, I Need You, I Love You/I Was the O - (remix)
  13. [ Disc 01 Track 13 ] You're My Baby
  14. [ Disc 01 Track 14 ] Mean Little Mama
  15. [ Disc 01 Track 15 ] Problem Child
  16. [ Disc 01 Track 16 ] One More Time
  17. [ Disc 01 Track 17 ] You're Gonna Cry
  18. [ Disc 01 Track 18 ] It's Too Late
  19. [ Disc 01 Track 19 ] Sweet and Easy to Love
  20. [ Disc 01 Track 20 ] This Kind of Love
  21. [ Disc 01 Track 21 ] Claudette
  22. [ Disc 01 Track 22 ] You Tell Me - (previously unreleased)
  23. [ Disc 01 Track 23 ] Night Owl - (previously unreleased)
  24. [ Disc 01 Track 24 ] Bad Cat - (previously unreleased)
  25. [ Disc 01 Track 25 ] I Give Up - (previously unreleased)
  26. [ Disc 01 Track 26 ] Love Struck - (previously unreleased)
  27. [ Disc 01 Track 27 ] Baby Don't Stop - (previously unreleased)
  28. [ Disc 01 Track 28 ] Defeated - (previously unreleased)
  29. [ Disc 01 Track 29 ] Love Storm - (previously unreleased)
  30. [ Disc 01 Track 30 ] Almost Eighteen
  31. [ Disc 01 Track 31 ] With the Bug
  32. [ Disc 01 Track 32 ] Pretty One
  33. [ Disc 02 Track 01 ] Uptown
  34. [ Disc 02 Track 02 ] Only the Lonely
  35. [ Disc 02 Track 03 ] Blue Angel
  36. [ Disc 02 Track 04 ] In Dreams
  37. [ Disc 02 Track 05 ] Running Scared
  38. [ Disc 02 Track 06 ] I'm Hurtin'
  39. [ Disc 02 Track 07 ] (I'd Be) A Legend in My Time
  40. [ Disc 02 Track 08 ] Love Hurts
  41. [ Disc 02 Track 09 ] Lana
  42. [ Disc 02 Track 10 ] Crying
  43. [ Disc 02 Track 11 ] Candy Man
  44. [ Disc 02 Track 12 ] Night Life
  45. [ Disc 02 Track 13 ] (They Call You) Gigolette
  46. [ Disc 02 Track 14 ] Let the Good Times Roll
  47. [ Disc 02 Track 15 ] Blue Bayou
  48. [ Disc 02 Track 16 ] Wedding Day
  49. [ Disc 02 Track 17 ] Dream Baby
  50. [ Disc 02 Track 18 ] Evergreen
  51. [ Disc 02 Track 19 ] Working for the Man
  52. [ Disc 02 Track 20 ] Crowd, The
  53. [ Disc 02 Track 21 ] Leah
  54. [ Disc 02 Track 22 ] Actress, The
  55. [ Disc 02 Track 23 ] Borne on the Wind
  56. [ Disc 02 Track 24 ] Falling
  57. [ Disc 02 Track 25 ] Indian Wedding
  58. [ Disc 02 Track 26 ] Shahdaroba
  59. [ Disc 02 Track 27 ] All I Have to Do Is Dream
  60. [ Disc 02 Track 28 ] Mama
  61. [ Disc 02 Track 29 ] Pretty Paper
  62. [ Disc 03 Track 01 ] Mean Woman Blues
  63. [ Disc 03 Track 02 ] What'd I Say - (live)
  64. [ Disc 03 Track 03 ] It's Over
  65. [ Disc 03 Track 04 ] Oh, Pretty Woman
  66. [ Disc 03 Track 05 ] Yo Te Amo Maria
  67. [ Disc 03 Track 06 ] Goodnight
  68. [ Disc 03 Track 07 ] (Say) You're My Girl
  69. [ Disc 03 Track 08 ] Ride Away
  70. [ Disc 03 Track 09 ] Crawling Back
  71. [ Disc 03 Track 10 ] Breakin' Up Is Breakin' My Heart
  72. [ Disc 03 Track 11 ] Too Soon to Know
  73. [ Disc 03 Track 12 ] Communication Breakdown
  74. [ Disc 03 Track 13 ] Walk On
  75. [ Disc 03 Track 14 ] So Young
  76. [ Disc 03 Track 15 ] Blue Rain (Coming Down)
  77. [ Disc 03 Track 16 ] Big as I Can Dream
  78. [ Disc 03 Track 17 ] Pistolero
  79. [ Disc 03 Track 18 ] Fastest Guitar Alive, The
  80. [ Disc 03 Track 19 ] Precious - (previously unreleased)
  81. [ Disc 03 Track 20 ] Unchained Melody
  82. [ Disc 03 Track 21 ] Land of 1000 Dances - (previously unreleased, live)
  83. [ Disc 03 Track 22 ] Blues in My Mind
  84. [ Disc 03 Track 23 ] Born to Love Me
  85. [ Disc 03 Track 24 ] That Lovin' You Feelin' Again
  86. [ Disc 03 Track 25 ] Hound Dog Man
  87. [ Disc 04 Track 01 ] Coming Home
  88. [ Disc 04 Track 02 ] Waymore's Blues
  89. [ Disc 04 Track 03 ] Oh, Pretty Woman
  90. [ Disc 04 Track 04 ] In Dreams
  91. [ Disc 04 Track 05 ] Not Alone Any More
  92. [ Disc 04 Track 06 ] You Got It
  93. [ Disc 04 Track 07 ] She's a Mystery to Me
  94. [ Disc 04 Track 08 ] California Blue
  95. [ Disc 04 Track 09 ] Love So Beautiful, A
  96. [ Disc 04 Track 10 ] (All I Can Do Is) Dream You - (live)
  97. [ Disc 04 Track 11 ] Oh, Pretty Woman - (live)
  98. [ Disc 04 Track 12 ] Heartbreak Radio
  99. [ Disc 04 Track 13 ] You're the One
  100. [ Disc 04 Track 14 ] Crying
  101. [ Disc 04 Track 15 ] After the Love Has Gone
  102. [ Disc 04 Track 16 ] I Drove All Night
  103. [ Disc 04 Track 17 ] Wild Hearts Run Out of Time
  104. [ Disc 04 Track 18 ] You May Feel Me Crying
  105. [ Disc 04 Track 19 ] Life Fades Away
  106. [ Disc 04 Track 20 ] It's Over - (previously unreleased, live)
  107. [ Disc 04 Track 21 ] We'll Take the Night
Genre
Box Set
Release Date
13 October 2008
Country
Notes

Personnel: Roy Orbison (vocals, guitar, guitars, acoustic guitar, background vocals); Jeff Lynne (vocals, guitar, acoustic guitar, piano, keyboards, bass instrument, background vocals); Lefty Wilbury (vocals, guitar, background vocals); Mark Goldenberg (vocals, electric guitar, mandolin, accordion); James Morrow (vocals, mandolin, electric mandolin); Benmont Tench (vocals, strings, piano, Hammond b-3 organ, background vocals); Don Was (vocals, Hammond b-3 organ); Joe Melson, k.d. lang (vocals, background vocals); Doug Fieger, Emmylou Harris, Michael J. Libow, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, The Roses, Barbara Orbison, Carl Perkins (vocals); Reggie Young (guitar, guitars, electric guitar); Lenny LeBlanc (guitar, guitars, bass instrument); Lucky Wilbury, J.D. Souther, Nelson Wilbury, Elvis Costello, Bruce Springsteen (guitar, guitars, background vocals); John Christopher, Joe Tanner, David Hidalgo, Fred Carter, Jr., Rodney Justo, Grady Martin, Hank Garland, Harold Bradley, J.R. Cobb, James Burton, Jerry Kennedy, Larry Byrom, Mac McAnally, Ray Edenton, Robert Byrne, Scotty Moore, T-Bone Burnett, Tippy Armstrong, Velma Smith, Wayne Moss, Bill Hinds, Steve Gibson , Bobby Goldsboro, John Rainey Adkins, Boudleaux Bryant (guitar, guitars); Dean Parks (guitar, acoustic guitar, mandolin); Otis Wilbury (guitar, keyboards, background vocals); Bruce Pearson, Billy Sandford, Larry Byrum, Johnny Wilson, Roland Janes, Alan James, Bono , Brent Rowan (guitar); C.T. Wilbury Jr. (guitars, background vocals); Billy Sanford (guitars); Mike Campbell (acoustic guitar, mandolin); Tom Petty (acoustic guitar, background vocals); George Harrison (acoustic guitar); Terry McMillan, Charlie McCoy (harmonica); Clarence Clemons, Jim Horn, Harvey Thompson, Ronnie Eades, Boots Randolph (saxophone); Alan Mayes, Colin First (trumpet); Gordon Balmouth, Floyd Cramer, Glen D. Hardin, Jimmy Allen Smith, Gordon Balmforth, Jimmy Smith , Larry Knechtel, Marvin Hughes, Barry Booth, Bill Pursell (piano); Tom Waits (organ); Booker T. Jones (Hammond b-3 organ); David Briggs (keyboards, synthesizer); Bill Dees (keyboards, background vocals); Clayton Ivey, Michael Utley, Mike Utley, Shane Keister, Bobby Emmons, Bobby Wood, Bobby Woods, Jim "Turbo" Kirby (keyboards); Roger Clark (synthesizer, drums, electronic drums); Charles Evans, Dennis Belfield, Terry Widlake, Jack Kennelly, Howie Epstein, Jerry Scheff, Jim Johnson , Larry Paxton, Lonnie "Butch" Ledford, Mike Leech, Sid Manker, Stan Kesler, T-Bone Wolk, Tommy Cogbill, Bob Wray, James "Hutch" Hutchinson, Bob Moore (bass instrument); Buell Neidlinger (upright bass); Phil & Debi Jones, Phil Jones, Ian Wallace (drums, percussion); John W. Greubel, Jeff Porcard, Roger "Little" Clark, Dewey Martin, Billy Pat Ellis, Gene Chrisman, Bob Munday, J.M. Van Eaton, Otis Jett, Jeff Porcaro, Jerry Arnold, Jim Keltner, Kenny Buttrey, Michael Joyce , Ricky Fataar, Robert Nix, Ronnie Tutt, Ray Cooper , Paul Leim, Jerry Carrigan, Bob Mummert, Paul Garrison, Buddy Harman (drums); Terry Elam, Lenny Castro, Alex Acu¤a, Mickey Buckins, Tom Roady, Farrell Morris (percussion); Diane Tidwell, Sheri Kramer, Thomas Brannon, Laverna Moore, Tom L. Smith, Willie Greene, Dennis Linde, Gwen Kay, Francine Reed, Ginger Holladay, Lisa Mummert, Wayne Murray, Jackson Browne, William "Bill" Greene, Janie Fricke, Jennifer Warnes, Lisa Silver, Andrew Gold, Steven Soles, Tom Smith, Bergen White, The Cherry Sisters, Bonnie Raitt, Buzz Cason, Everett Drake (background vocals); The Bob Moore Orchestra, Barry Booth Orchestra.
Liner Note Author: Fred Foster.
Recording information: Akron, OH (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Boston, MA (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Clovis, NM (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Dallas, TX (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Galveston, TX (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Los Angeles, CA (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Memphis (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Muscle Shoals (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Nashville, TN (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Odessa, TX (??/??/1955-12/04/1988); Sherman Oaks, CA (??/??/1955-12/04/1988).
Authors: Chuck Berry; Clint Black; Dolly Parton; Brian Phillips; Eric Clapton; Fred Foster; Glenn Danzig; Roy Kelton Orbison, Jr.; Sam Phillips ; Jeff Lynne; Joe Melson; John Mellencamp; k.d. lang; Kris Kristofferson; Lemmy Kilmister; Mick Jagger; Neil Diamond; Ringo Starr; Robin Gibb; Roy Orbison; Tom Petty; Tom Waits; Benmont Tench; Elvis Costello; Barry Gibb; Bill Dees; Billy Gibbons; Bonnie Raitt; Bruce Springsteen.
Illustrator: Roy Orbison.
Introduction by: Barbara Orbison.
Photographers: Elmer Williams; Hulton Deutsch; Janet Macoska; Sheila Rock; Jann Wenner; Billy Pat Ellis; John Garner; Togue Uchida; Ron Galella.
This lavish, four-disc box set is undoubtedly the definitive summation of the career of Roy Orbison, rock & roll's great drama king. Behind those dark glasses and cool veneer lurked a man with an operatic voice and a rockabilly heart, and this set expertly guides you through every phase of his discography. The first disc features Orbison the Sun Records rock-&-roll cat, turning out rollicking rockabilly gems like "Ooby Dooby," and there are a number of mouth-watering demo recordings from this period featured as well. Disc Two really begins to get into the meat of the Orbison discography. Tracks like "Only the Lonely," "Running Scared," and "In Dreams" are lush, otherworldly pop operas where Orbison's unearthly tenor soars above clouds of strings to cry out, sometimes in longing, sometimes in terror. These immortal tracks pierce the listener to the soul, and by the final disc in the set, Orbison is surrounded by younger artists who grew up on those tunes, like k.d. lang, who joins him in a tear-jerking remake of "Crying." If you want the full Orbison experience, you'd be hard-pressed to do better than this box.

Date Released
2008-10-01 00:00:00
Audio Format
PCM Audio
Studio / Live
Studio
Video Disabled
0
Performer
Roy Orbison
Producer
Chet Atkins; Chips Moman; Clayton Ivey; David Lynch; David Was; Pete Anderson; Don Was; Rebekah Lee Beard; Fred Foster; George Massenburg; Gregg Geller; David Paul Briggs; Jack Clement; Sam Phillips; Jeff Lynne; Jim Vienneau; Joe Melson; Michael Utley; Mike Curb; Nelson Wilbury; Norman Petty; Otis Wilbury; Rick Rubin; Roy Orbison; T-Bone Burnett; Terry Woodford; Barbara Orbison; Wesley Rose; Will Jennings; Bill Justis; Brian Ahern; Brian Eno; Chet Atkins; Chips Moman; Clayton Ivey; George Massenberg; David Lynch; David Was; Don Was; Fred Foster; Gregg Geller; David Paul Briggs; Jack Clement; Sam Phillips; Jeff Lynne; Jim Vienneau; Joe Melson; Michael Utley; Mike Curb; Nelson Wilbury; Norman Petty; Otis Wilbury; Pete Anderson; Rick Rubin; Roy Orbison; T-Bone Burnett; Terry Woodford; Barbara Orbison; Wesley Rose; Will Jennings; Bill Justis; Bono; Brian Ahern; Brian Eno; Roy Kelton Orbison, Jr. (Compilation)
Artists
  1. Orbison, Roy
Duration
304m 56s
Bundle deals expire when stock runs out. T&Cs apply

No reviews yet.

Be the first!

R 379

Shop by Department