Double Live Gonzo!

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Double Live Gonzo!
Live album by Ted Nugent
Released January 1978
Recorded Nashville, Seattle, San Antonio, Abilene, Springfield, Dallas. 1976-1977
Genre Hard rock
Length 84:57
Label Epic
Producer Tom Werman, Lew Futterman
Ted Nugent chronology
Cat Scratch Fever
(1977)
Double Live Gonzo!
(1978)
Weekend Warriors
(1978)
Singles from Double Live Gonzo!
  1. "Yank Me, Crank Me (live) / Cat Scratch Fever (live)"
    Released: 1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone (favorable)[2]
Classic Rock 3/5 stars[3]

Double Live Gonzo! is a live album by the American hard rock guitarist Ted Nugent, released in 1978. In addition to live versions of songs from previous albums, this double album also contains original material played live, including: "Yank Me, Crank Me" and "Gonzo". The album has reached 3x Platinum status in the United States.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Ted Nugent, except "Baby Please Don't Go" which was written by Big Joe Williams. All songs arranged by Rob Grange, Derek St. Holmes and Cliff Davies.

Disc One[edit]

Side One[edit]

  1. "Just What The Doctor Ordered" 5:26
  2. "Yank Me, Crank Me" 4:28
  3. "Gonzo" 3:59
  4. "Baby Please Don't Go" 5:58

Side Two[edit]

  1. "Great White Buffalo" 6:23
  2. "Hibernation" 16:54

Disc Two[edit]

Side Three[edit]

  1. "Stormtroopin'" 8:46
  2. "Stranglehold" 11:14

Side Four[edit]

  1. "Wang Dang Sweet Poontang" 6:18
  2. "Cat Scratch Fever" 4:49
  3. "Motor City Madhouse" 10:35

Personnel[edit]

Band members[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Gerard Huerta - lettering
  • David Gahr - photography
  • John Berg, Paula Scher - design
  • Mark Wilder - digital remastering

Charts[edit]

Album[edit]

Year Chart Position
1978 Billboard 200 (North America)[5] 13
1978 RPM100 Albums (Canada)[6] 11
1978 UK Album Chart[7] 47
1977 Swedish Album Chart[8] 24

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart Position
1978 "Yank Me, Crank Me" Billboard Hot 100 (North America)[9] 58
RPM100 Top Singles (Canada)[10] 56

Sales Certifications[edit]

Country Organization Sales
U.S. RIAA 3× Platinum (3,000,000)[4]
Canada CRIA Gold (50,000)[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Ted Nugent Double Live Gonzo! review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-12-16. 
  2. ^ Young, Charles M. (23 March 1978). "Album Reviews: Ted Nugent - Double Live Gonzo!". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 2007-03-15. Retrieved 2011-12-16. 
  3. ^ Dome, Malcolm (February 2005). "'Double Live Gonzo!'". Classic Rock 76. London, UK: Future Publishing Ltd. p. 109. 
  4. ^ a b "RIAA Database Search for Nugent, Ted - Double Live Gonzo". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 2011-12-18. 
  5. ^ "Double Live Gonzo! Billboard Albums". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-12-18. 
  6. ^ "Top Albums/CDs - Volume 29, No. 4, April 22, 1978". Library and Archives Canada. 22 April 1978. Retrieved 2011-12-18. 
  7. ^ "Double Live Gonzo Chart Stats". Chart Stats.com. Retrieved 2011-12-14. 
  8. ^ "Ted Nugent – Double Live Gonzo! (Album)". Swedishcharts.com. Media Control Charts. Retrieved 2011-12-17. 
  9. ^ "Ted Nugent Billboard Singles". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-12-16. 
  10. ^ "Top Singles - Volume 29, No. 6, May 06 1978". Library and Archives Canada. 6 May 1978. Retrieved 2011-12-18. 
  11. ^ "Gold Platinum Database - Title: Double Live Gonzo". Music Canada. Retrieved 2011-12-18.