The two approached the other surviving members, david robinson and ric ocasek fifth member. This greatest hits album has most of their hits without having to buy all their cds, so i found its the best one for the money. The pretenders joined with emmylou harris on return of the grievous angel. Rolling stone noted its refinement, stylish melodies and vocal fireworks, while blender called it slick, snarky pop with flashes of brilliance. While the pretenders admittedly arent saving the world, in high fidelity nick hornby suggested that some people might be able to extract the meaning of life from one of their chord. In 2003, rolling stone ranked the album number 155 on its list of the 500 greatest albums of all time, maintaining the rating in a 2012 revised list. For a greatest hits disc this is a really excellent representation of the band. It was only their second greatest hits in 22 years, but less successful than its predecessor, the singles, released in 1987. Pretenders ii included the extended play singles, the mtv video success. The pretenders wikimili, the best wikipedia reader.
Also included is an excellent 45minute documentary called no turn left unstoned, featuring interviews from. In accordance with the directives of government and health authorities, we have temporarily suspended operations. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. The second fulllength album, pretenders ii, was released during august 1981. It was the first pretenders record to be released by a company other than wea. The pretenders greatest hits captures the band from their early days on sire. Ill stand by you is a 1994 song recorded by the pretenders from their sixth studio album, last of the independents. Greg lake and carl palmer as they performed their greatest hits in front of thousands of fans. Stingray qello the pretenders live at the enmore theatre. It was the first pretenders record to be released by. The pretenders are an englishamerican rock band formed in hereford, england, in march 1978.
Who is jimmy iovine and will he save amirican idol. When people today talk about the women of rockpop, this chap reaches for a bucket and starts to heave his guts out. The band was deservedly inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame and the superb dvd retrospective greatest hits finally hit u. The pretenders greatest hits full album en nebulosas en mp3. Greatest hits is a compilation album by englishamerican rock band the pretenders, released. The pretenders greatest hits full album en nebulosas en. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Much of this is due to chrissie hyndes punchy voice, but there is also some serious guitar work that drives these surprisingly lightweight songs forward. I loved this pretenders collection which i have had for a good number of years on cassette tape but i wanted the cd to play in the car nonstop.
Listen free to the pretenders greatest hits brass in pocket, message of love and more. Chrissie hynde guitar, vocals, james honeymanscott guitar, keyboards, vocals, pete farndon bass, vocals, martin chambers drums, vocals, chris thomas keyboards, effects, bill price recording engineer, steve nye additional engineer, chalkie. By using our website and our services, you agree to our use of cooki. Listeners are treated to a total of 20 classics from the pretenders first two decades which also includes favorites like back on the chain gang, dont get me wrong, brass in pocket and middle of the road. Beats jimmy iovine on steve jobs, spotify, and why he can make subscriptions work.
A tribute to gram parsons, performing the song she. The pretenders are an englishamerican rock band formed in march 1978. The pretenders greatest hits, an album by pretenders on spotify. In 2009, we asked a similar group of 100 experts to. Greatest hits is a compilation album released by rock band the pretenders in 2000. A combination of rock, punk and pop music, this album made the band famous. Grant showbiz was a onetime roadie and guitar tech who later produced albums by the smiths, billy bragg, silverfish, and gong.
Pretenders is the debut studio album by britishamerican band the pretenders, released on 7 january 1980 under real records in the uk, and on 27 december 1979 on sire records in the united states. It was only their second greatest hits album in 22 years, but less successful than its predecessor, the singles, released in 1987. The original band comprised initiator and main songwriter chrissie hynde lead vocals, rhythm guitar, james honeymanscott lead guitar, backing vocals, keyboards, pete farndon bass guitar, backing vocals, and martin chambers drums, backing vocals, percussion. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at. In 2003, rolling stone asked a panel of 271 artists, producers, industry executives and journalists to pick the greatest albums of all time. Crissie hyndes legendary honesty and connection to her audience is in full play. The pretenders greatest hits is a selection of 20 songs and their variously successful videos. The pretenders are an englishamerican rock band formed in hereford, england in march 1978. What movies has ill stand by you by the pretenders been used in. In 1989, the magazine ranked it the 20th best album of the 1980s. I highly recommend this album if youre a pretenders fan, or just a fan of great rock n roll. The pretenders were situated at the precise point where punk and new wave met, and they celebrated a british snottiness that was hard to beat.
In pretenders, life imitates deadly arts as a french new wave obsessed film student, terry, finds his muse in mysterious and beguiling actress, catherine. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Ive poked through what is left of our videotape collection, but nothing seemed likely or stirred. Mp3 is a digital audio format without digital rights management drm technology. Moodswings is a musical duo composed of grant showbiz and james f. The pretenders greatest hits by pretenders on spotify. Pretenders joined with emmylou harris on return of the grievous angel. Greatest hits 2000 the flintstones in viva rock vegas. During 2002 loose screw was released by artemis records.
The disc will play perfectly without interruption and the case, inlay notes and sleeve may show limited signs of wear. The pretenders greatest hits dvd, 2005 for sale online ebay. During 2002 loose screw was released by artemis records, the first pretenders record to be released by a company other than wea. An american army brat and three english guys bring punk rock to america via hard rock tunes and imaginative pop as well. For the best experience please update your browser. The pretenders 1987 collection, the singles, did a fine job of assembling most of the groups finest tracks up to that point in their career, so after another decade passed, their record company felt it was necessary to compile a more updated collection, 2000s euroonly release greatest hits. Because our mp3s have no drm, you can play it on any device that supports mp3, even on your ipod. Autorip is available only for eligible cds and vinyl sold by amazon eu sarl but does not apply to gift orders or primenow orders. Greatest hits best of, original recording remastered. The pretenders the greatest hits download torrent tpb. Importonly compilation from the altrocknew wave outfit led by chrissie hynde. Listen free to the pretenders the pretenders greatest hits brass in pocket, message of love and more.
With punk old news in much of europe, and american punk still very much a thing of the underground in 1980 and dismissed outright by the mainstream, this album and band gave a rock n roll community something new and bold to embrace. Greatest hits is a compilation album by englishamerican rock band the pretenders, released in 2000. The pretenders was an album very much in the right place at the right time in the course of rock n roll history. The pretenders greatest hits dvd, 2005 for sale online. What movies has ill stand by you by the pretenders been. Features song lyrics for pretenderss greatest hits album. Now without wanting to sound like a teacher heaven forbid to get a good look at a real singer, go out and pick up the pretenders greatest hits and just let it run. Alors quune premiere tentative, the singles, regroupait les hits enregistres entre 1980 et 1987, the greatest hits egrenent les merveilles accumulees en vingt. Its all pretenders, but even more so the chrissie hynde show. If there was a man chrissie hynde 1987 archive footage the eighties 2016. The pretenders were the backing band for all artists. See terms and conditions for full details, including costs which may apply for the mp3 version in case of order returns or cancellations. It contained only seven songs not featured on the previous compilation.
This dvd is the pretenders only careerspanning video collection, featuring classics such as brass in pocket, kid, stop your sobbing, dont get me wrong, back on the chain gang, human, plus 14 others. May 31, 2012 in 2003, rolling stone asked a panel of 271 artists, producers, industry executives and journalists to pick the greatest albums of all time. Chrissie hynde has a unique and fabulous voice and, as a huge fan of jim kerr and simple minds, she has always held a fascination for me as the exmrs kerr. With bands like the killers, interpol, and franz ferdinand breaking through in 2005, former cars guitarist elliot easton and keyboardist greg hawkes got to thinking.
The album features the singles stop your sobbing, kid and brass in pocket. The band was inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame in 2005. With the greatest performances on film of iconic and new artists, stingray qello brings the concert experience directly to you. May 24, 2007 what movies has ill stand by you by the pretenders been used in. Greatest hits video 2000 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.720 1631 1250 665 310 763 398 1480 286 421 430 180 1567 712 711 1523 3 1593 1578 1199 990 1150 1476 749 690 1001 16 246 1188 1013 575