The Singles Collection – Blue Öyster Cult – 2005

Album

Compilation

The Singles Collection by the band Blue Öyster Cult
The Singles Collection by the band Blue Öyster Cult

The Singles Collection – Blue Öyster Cult 2005 is a compilation album that features some of the best songs from the American rock band Blue Öyster Cult. The album covers their career from 1972 to 1988, including hits like “(Don’t Fear) The Reaper”, “Burnin’ for You”, “Godzilla” and “Astronomy”. The album also contains two rare tracks: “Born to Be Wild”, a cover of the Steppenwolf song that was only released as a single in 1980, and “Dancin’ in the Ruins”, a song from the soundtrack of the 1986 movie The Boy Who Could Fly. The Singles Collection – Blue Öyster Cult 2005 is a must-have for fans of classic rock and hard rock, as it showcases the band’s unique style, diverse influences and powerful lyrics.

The Singles Collection is a must-have for any fan of Blue Öyster Cult. It is a comprehensive collection of the band’s best-known hits, and it is a valuable document of their career.

Personnel

  • Eric Bloom – lead vocals, stun guitar, keyboards
  • Donald “Buck Dharma” Roeser – lead guitar, vocals
  • Allen Lanier – keyboards, rhythm guitar, backing vocals
  • Joe Bouchard – bass, vocals
  • Albert Bouchard – drums, percussion, vocals
  • Rick Downey – drums on “Burnin’ for You” and “Shooting Shark”
  • Jon Rogers – bass on “Shooting Shark”
  • Tommy Zvoncheck – keyboards on “Shooting Shark”

The different versions published for this album :