Wishbone Ash - The Vintage Years 1970-1991 / 30 CD limited edition box - Tracks

Originally released in 2018.

Song Time
   
DISC 1 - Wishbone Ash (1970)
Blind Eye 03:45
Lady Whiskey 06:13
Errors Of My Way 06:57
Queen Of Torture 03:23
Handy 11:37
Phoenix 10:30
Bonus Tracks: 
      Lady Whiskey (First Light recording) 03:11
      Roads Of Day To Day (First Light recording) 05:51
      Blind Eye (First Light recording) 03:35
      Joshua (First Light recording) 02:13
      Queen Of Torture (First Light recording) 03:08
      Handy (First Light recording) 12:40
      Errors Of My Way (First Light recording) 06:22
Total time:79:26
  
DISC 2 - Pilgrimage (1971)
Vas Dis 04:46
The Pilgrim 08:33
Jail Bait 04:45
Alone 02:24
Lullaby 03:03
Valediction 06:21
Where Were You Tomorrow 10:29
Bonus Tracks: 
      Alone (full length Pilgrimage sessions version with vocals) 06:00
      Alone (First Light recording with vocals) 03:09
      Where Were You Tomorrow (album sessions studio version) 07:23
Total time:56:53
  
DISC 3 - Argus (1972)
Time Was 09:46
Sometime World 06:58
Blowin' Free 05:20
The King Will Come 07:10
Leaf And Stream 03:55
Warrior 05:52
Throw Down The Sword 06:01
Bonus Tracks: 
      Jail Bait (live from Memphis 1972) 04:58
      The Pilgrim (live from Memphis 1972) 10:13
      Phoenix (live from Memphis 1972) 17:05
Total time:77:18
  
DISC 4 - Wishbone Four (1973)
So Many Things To Say 05:04
Ballad Of The Beacon 05:03
No Easy Road 03:46
Everybody Needs A Friend 08:22
Doctor 05:51
Sorrel 05:01
Sing Out The Song 04:23
Rock 'n' Roll Widow 05:53
Bonus Tracks: 
      No Easy Road (1972 Single Version) 03:35
      Blowin' Free (1972 Single Version) 03:55
Total time:51:04
  
DISC 5 - Live Dates (1973)
The King Will Come - June '73, Croydon, Fairfield Hall 07:43
Warrior - June '73, Newcastle, City Hall 05:36
Throw Down The Sword - June '73, Newcastle, City Hall 06:06
Rock 'n Roll Widow - June '73, Reading, University 06:04
Ballad Of The Beacon - June '73, Reading, University 05:13
Baby What You Want Me To Do - June '73, Portsmouth, Guildhall 06:28
The Pilgrim - June '73, Croydon, Fairfield Hall 09:11
Blowin` Free - June '73, Newcastle, City Hall 05:24
Jail Bait - June '73, Reading, University 04:46
Lady Whiskey - June '73, Reading, University 05:55
Phoenix - June '73, Croydon, Fairfield Hall 17:00
Total time:79:26
  
DISC 6 - There's The Rub (1974)
Silver Shoes 06:42
Don't Come Back 05:14
Persephone 07:01
Hometown 04:51
Lady Jay 05:57
F*U*B*B 09:19
Total time:39:04
Note. The growl at the end of F*U*B*B is missing! 
  
DISC 7 - Locked In (1976)
Rest In Peace 06:43
No Water In The Well 03:48
Moonshine 03:36
She Was My Best Friend 03:54
It Started In Heaven 03:19
Half Past Lovin' 05:33
Trust In You 05:06
Say Goodbye 05:03
Bonus Tracks: 
      Bad Weather Blues 04:39
      Chicago Tease 03:05
Total time:44:46
  
DISC 8 - New England (1976)
Mother Of Pearl 04:34
(In All Of My Dreams) You Rescue Me 06:15
Runaway 03:22
Lorelei 05:31
Outward Bound 04:56
Prelude 01:20
When You Know Love 05:51
Candlelight 01:53
Lonely Island 04:29
Total time:38:11
Note. The two last tracks are swapped compared to the original release. 
  
DISC 9 - Front Page News (1977)
Front Page News05:15
Midnight Dancer04:31
Goodbye Baby Hello Friend03:54
Surface To Air04:55
71403:24
Come In From The Rain04:48
Right Or Wrong02:51
Heart Beat04:21
The Day I Found Your Love04:31
Diamond Jack 04:23
Bonus Track: 
      Come In From The Rain (live in Sheffield City Hall, 18-Oct-1977) 05:06
Total time:47:59
  
DISC 10 - No Smoke Without Fire (1978)
You See Red 06:05
Baby The Angels Are Here 04:50
Ships In The Sky 03:05
Stand And Deliver 07:28
Anger In Harmony 05:07
Like A Child 05:05
The Way Of The World - Part 1 04:10
The Way Of The World - Part 2 05:35
Bonus Tracks: 
      Time And Space (album session outtake, released on Lost Pearls) 05:58
      Firesign (album session outtake, released on Lost Pearls) 05:06
      Hard On You (album session outtake, released on Lost Pearls) 05:02
      John Sherry Jam (instrumental jam, released on Lost Pearls) 06:32
      Sheriff Of Sherwood (Stand and Deliver, early instrumental rehearsal, released on Lost Pearls) 06:09
Total time:70:12
  
DISC 11 - Live in Tokyo (1978)
F*U*B*B 10:49
The Way Of The World 10:26
You See Red 06:14
Jail Bait 05:19
Blowin` Free 06:41
Bonus Tracks: 
      Bad Weather Blues (live B-Side from 'You See Red' 12" single) 08:20
      Helpless (live single) 03:47
      Blowin' Free (live single) 06:33
Total time:58:09
  
DISC 12 - Just Testing (1980)
Living Proof 05:43
Haunting Me 04:34
Insomnia 05:09
Helpless 04:03
Pay The Price03:33
New Rising Star 03:58
Master Of Disguise 04:25
Lifeline 06:32
Bonus Tracks: 
      Fast Johnny (single MCA 518)04:04
      Come On (single MCA 518)03:25
      Is Justice Done (from Lost Pearls) 04:22
      The Bells Chime (from Lost Pearls) 03:24
      Out On A Limb (from Lost Pearls) 03:45
      Where You Been (from Lost Pearls) 04:01
      Halfway House (from Lost Pearls - Martin Turner vocal) 03:47
      Halfway House (from Lost Pearls - Claire Hamill vocal) 03:50
      Football And Boxing (from Lost Pearls) 03:29
Total time:72:04
  
DISC 13 - Live Dates Volume Two (1980)
Doctor - Hull City Hall, 1980 05:41
Living Proof - Bristol Colton Hall, 1980 05:50
Runaway - Wolverhampton Civic Hall, 1980 03:17
Helpless - Wolverhampton Civic Hall, 1980 03:48
F*U*B*B - London, Hammersmith Odeon, 1978 09:46
The Way Of The World 10:18
Lorelei 06:27
Persephone 08:30
(In All Of My Dreams) You Rescue Me 06:55
Time Was 06:45
Goodbye Baby Hello Friend 05:27
No Easy Road 06:57
Total time:79:41
  
DISC 14 - Number The Brave (1981)
Loaded 04:13
Where Is The Love 03:21
Underground 04:17
Kicks On The Street 04:17
Open Road 05:20
Get Ready 03:16
Rainstorm 04:56
That's That 03:06
Roller Coaster 03:21
Number The Brave 05:00
Bonus Tracks: 
      My Mind Is Made Up (single B-side, A-side Get Ready) 04:43
      Get Ready (single mix with Claire Hamill backing vocal) 03:18
      Now Or Never (album outtake - John Wetton) 03:57
      Hard On You (album outtake) 04:59
Total time:58:04
      Note. According to http://www.johnwetton.com/newsarchive.htm:
      John Wetton's song "Now Or Never" was re-done and re-titled
      "New Star Rising". It was published in 2011 on John's solo CD
      "Raised in Captivity". Mick Box plays a solo on it.
 
  
DISC 15 - Twin Barrels Burning (1982)
Engine Overheat 04:05
Can't Fight Love 04:00
Genevieve 03:36
Me And My Guitar 04:00
Hold On 04:50
Streets Of Shame 04:37
No More Lonely Nights 05:17
Angels Have Mercy 03:55
Wind Up 05:07
Bonus Tracks: 
      Cat And Dog Fight (album outtake)03:41
      Go For The Gold (album outtake)04:05
      Night Hawker (early version of Streets of Shame, also available on Lost Pearls)06:11
Total time:53:24
  
DISC 16 - Raw To The Bone (1985)
Cell Of Fame 04:36
People in Motion 03:50
Don't Cry 03:29
Love Is Blue 03:43
Long Live The Night 03:32
Rocket In My Pocket 03:46
It's Only Love 04:13
Don't You Mess 03:53
Dreams (Searching For An Answer) 03:30
Perfect Timing 03:56
Bonus Tracks: 
      She's Still Alive (Raw to the Bone outtake)03:38
      Apocalypso (1986 Sessions)03:47
      Valley Of Tears (1986 Sessions)04:31
      Nkomo (1986 Sessions)03:39
      Talk To Me (1986 Sessions)03:22
Total time:57:24
  
DISC 17 - Nouveau Calls (1987)
Tangible Evidence 04:23
Clousseau 03:41
Flags Of Convenience 04:32
From Soho To Sunset 03:28
Arabesque 04:29
In The Skin 04:52
Something Happening In Room 602 03:35
Johnny Left Home Without It 03:40
The Spirit Flies Free 03:45
A Rose Is A Rose 03:40
Real Guitars Have Wings 03:17
Bonus Track: 
      T-Bone Shuffle (single B-side, A side Cosmic Jazz) 03:33
Total time:46:55
  
DISC 18 - Here To Hear (1989)
Cosmic Jazz 03:32
Keeper Of The Light 03:55
Mental Radio 04:55
Walk On Water 04:03
Witness To Wonder 04:13
Lost Cause In Paradise 04:48
Why Don't We 06:16
In The Case 03:30
Hole In My Heart - Part One 03:06
Hole In My Heart - Part Two 04:37
Bonus Tracks: 
      Heaven Is (album outtake, found on Distillation) 04:39
      Bolan's Monument (single B-side, found on Distillation) 04:00
      Duffle Shuffle (album outtake, found on Distillation) 03:59
Total time:55:33
  
DISC 19 - Strange Affair (1991)
Strange Affair 04:20
Wings Of Desire 03:52
Renegade 03:56
Dream Train 05:00
Some Conversation 04:18
Say You Will 04:07
Rollin' 03:56
You 03:51
Hard Times 03:03
Standing In The Rain 05:42
Bonus Tracks: 
      Chimes Of Freedom (album outtake - Andy Powell vocal) 03:27
      Standing In The Rain (album outtake - Martin Turner vocal, found on Distillation) 05:37
      Strange Affair (album outtake - brass mix, found on Distillation) 04:27
      Dream Train (album outtake - brass mix, found on Distillation) 05:02
      Rollin' (album outtake - brass mix) 03:56
      Chimes Of Freedom (album outtake - Martin Turner vocal) 03:25
Total time:67:57
  
DISC 20 - Portsmouth 1973 - Wishbone Four / Live Dates recording tour, Part 1
The King Will Come 07:01
Warrior 05:38
Throw Down The Sword 06:41
Ballad Of The Beacon 06:21
Rock 'n Roll Widow 07:11
Everybody Needs A Friend 07:16
Blowin’ Free 05:23
Jail Bait 04:58
Total time:50:29
  
DISC 21 - Portsmouth 1973 - Wishbone Four / Live Dates recording tour, Part 2
Doctor 06:28
So Many Things To Say 07:01
Baby What You Want Me To Do 07:20
Phoenix 18:56
No Easy Road 04:47
Where Were You Tomorrow 09:41
Total time:54:13
  
DISC 22 - Southampton 1973 - Wishbone Four / Live Dates recording tour
The King Will Come 07:34
Warrior 05:40
Throw Down The Sword 05:53
Ballad Of The Beacon 07:06
Rock 'n Roll Widow 06:29
Everybody Needs A Friend 06:52
Blowin' Free 05:21
Jail Bait 05:07
Doctor 06:26
So Many Things To Say 07:23
Baby What You Want Me To Do 06:33
Total time:70:24
  
DISC 23 - Edinburgh 1976 - New England tour
Runaway 03:30
The King Will Come 07:19
Warrior 06:45
Lorelei 06:23
Persephone 09:29
(In All Of My Dreams) You Rescue Me 07:16
Outward Bound 04:09
Mother Of Pearl 05:59
Rest In Peace 06:44
Time Was 07:14
Bad Weather Blues 08:45
Jail Bait 06:08
Total time:79:41
  
DISC 24 - Marquee Club 1977 - Front Page News tour
Blind Eye 02:41
Lady Whiskey 02:45
The King Will Come 06:33
Warrior 05:10
Throw Down The Sword 04:27
Front Page News 06:20
Sometime World 07:06
Goodbye Baby Hello Friend 05:54
Runaway 03:35
Phoenix 10:36
Jail Bait 05:20
Blowin' Free 06:43
Bad Weather Blues 08:37
Total time:75:47
  
DISC 25 - Newcastle 1977 - Front Page News tour
Blind Eye 02:42
Lady Whiskey 02:48
The King Will Come 06:18
Warrior 05:24
Throw Down The Sword 04:36
Front Page News 06:04
Sometime World 07:20
Goodbye Baby Hello Friend 05:48
Runaway 03:27
Come In From The Rain 05:17
Jail Bait 05:40
Blowin' Free 08:15
No Easy Road 06:23
Bad Weather Blues 08:52
Total time:78:54
  
DISC 26 - Bournemouth 1978 No Smoke Without Fire tour, Part 1
The King Will Come 07:03
Warrior 06:28
Errors Of My Way 06:21
You See Red 06:54
F*U*B*B 09:32
The Way Of The World 10:53
Total time:47:11
  
DISC 27 - Bournemouth 1978 No Smoke Without Fire tour, Part 2
Phoenix 12:52
Anger In Harmony 04:45
Time Was 07:16
Runaway 03:39
Lady Whiskey 02:51
Jail Bait 05:38
Queen Of Torture 03:45
Blowin' Free 08:28
Bad Weather Blues 08:36
Total time:57:50
  
DISC 28 - Guildford 1980 - Just Testing tour, Part 1
Doctor 05:41
Blind Eye 04:05
Way Of The World 10:14
Living Proof 05:57
The King Will Come 06:46
Lifeline 06:52
Insomnia 05:01
Total time:44:36
  
DISC 29 - Guildford 1980 - Just Testing tour Part 2
Phoenix 16:38
Blowin' Free 06:38
Queen Of Torture 03:28
Helpless 03:31
Jail Bait 06:49
Bad Weather Blues 10:00
Too Much Monkey Business 05:10
Total time:52:14
  
DISC 30 - Chelmsford 1980 - Blowin' Free tour
Doctor 05:06
Lady Whiskey 02:54
Helpless 03:50
I Need People 05:36
The Pilgrim 08:34
Lookin' For A Reason 03:56
Runaway 05:48
The King Will Come 06:57
Phoenix 15:31
Blowin' Free 06:52
Jail Bait 05:15
Bad Weather Blues 08:40
Total time:78:59
  
   

 

ANDY POWELL: Lead guitar and vocals (always)
TED TURNER: Lead guitar and vocals (1970 - 1974 and 1987-1991)
LAURIE WISEFIELD: Lead guitar and vocals (1974 - 1985)
PHIL PALMER: Lead guitar (1986. Appears on "1986 Sessions" bonus tracks on Raw to the Bone)
 
MARTIN TURNER: Bass and vocals (1970 - 1980 and 1987 -1991)
JOHN WETTON: Bass and vocals (1980 - 1981. Studio work on Number the Brave only)
TREVOR BOLDER: Bass and vocals (1981 - 1983)
MERWYN "SPAM" SPENCE: Bass and vocals (1983 - 1986)
BRAD LANG: Bass (Appears on "1986 Sessions" bonus tracks on Raw to the Bone)
 
STEVE UPTON: Drums (1970 - 1990)
ROBBIE FRANCE: Drums (1990 - 1991)
RAY WESTON: Drums (1991 - 1994)

For song credits, see individual studio albums.

 

Written by: Rainer Frilund - Last update: Jun, 2018