Hollies Sing Hollies

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Hollies Sing Hollies
Studio album by The Hollies
Released November 1969
Recorded 1969 at Abbey Road Studios, London
Genre Rock/Pop
Length 38:19
Label UK: Parlophone PCS 7092
Producer Ron Richards
The Hollies chronology
Hollies Sing Dylan
(1969)
Hollies Sing Hollies
(1969)
Confessions of the Mind
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic - 3/5 stars[1]
Allmusic - 3/5 stars[2]

Hollies Sing Hollies is the ninth studio album released in England by The Hollies. It was released in November 1969 by Parlophone, their second album that year coming 6 months after an entire album of Bob Dylan covers. It was their first album of original compositions since the departure of Graham Nash and the second album by The Hollies to feature Terry Sylvester, on rhythm guitar and first to feature Terry Sylvester compositions as well as an instrumental composition by bassist Bernie Calvert. The U.S. version, titled "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother", included the hit single by the same name, while omitting the tracks "Soldier's Dilemma" and "Marigold: Gloria Swansong". The UK album did not chart, but its U.S. version peaked at #32.

Track listing[edit]

Side 1[edit]

  1. "Why Didn't You Believe" (Terry Sylvester, Allan Clarke) — 3:26
  2. "Don't Give Up Easily" (Tony Hicks) — 2:14
  3. "Look at Life" (Sylvester, Clarke) — 2:23
  4. "Please Sign Your Letters" (Sylvester, Clarke, Hicks) — 3:35
  5. "My Life is Over with You" (Clarke, Hicks) — 3:09
  6. "Please Let Me Please You" (Hicks, Clarke) — 3:02

Side 2[edit]

  1. "Do You Believe in Love" (Sylvester, Clarke, Hicks) — 3:28
  2. "Soldier's Dilemma" (Clarke) — 2:49
  3. "Marigold; Gloria Swansong" (Sylvester, Clarke) — 5:19
  4. "You Love 'Cos You Like It" (Sylvester, Clarke) — 2:39
  5. "Reflections of a Time Long Past" (Bernard Calvert) — 2:22
  6. "Goodbye Tomorrow" (Clarke) — 3:47

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eder, Bruce. "The Hollies — Hollies Sing Hollies (Overview)". Allmusic. Retrieved 2010-11-22. 
  2. ^ Ofjord, Michael. "The Hollies — He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother (Overview)". Allmusic. Retrieved 2010-11-22.