Nude on the Moon: The B-52's Anthology

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Nude on the Moon: The B-52's Anthology
Compilation album by The B-52's
Released January 15, 2002
Recorded 1979-1980, 1982-1983, 1986, 1989-1992, 1998 & 2002
Genre New wave, dance-rock[1]
Length 2:36:49
Label Warner Brothers, Rhino
Producer Chris Blackwell, Rhett Davies, The B-52's, David Byrne, Steven Stanley, Tony Mansfield, Shep Pettibone, Nile Rodgers, Don Was, Moby & Tom Durack
The B-52's chronology
Time Capsule: Songs For a Future Generation
(1998)
Nude on the Moon: The B-52's Anthology
(2002)
Funplex
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]

Nude on the Moon: The B-52's Anthology is a two-CD compilation album containing 35 songs recorded by The B-52's between the years 1979 and 1998. This compilation includes live recordings of "Quiche Lorraine" and "Whammy Kiss", and a previously unreleased outtake version of "Queen of Las Vegas".

Track listing[edit]

Disc one
  1. "52 Girls" (Ayers, Wilson) – 3:34
  2. "Dance This Mess Around" (Pierson, Schneider, Strickland, C. Wilson, R. Wilson) – 4:36
  3. "Rock Lobster" (Schneider, R. Wilson) – 6:49
  4. "Lava" (The B-52's) – 4:54
  5. "Hero Worship" (Waldrop, Wilson) – 4:07
  6. "Planet Claire" (Schneider, Strickland) – 4:35
  7. "Give Me Back My Man" (Schneider, Strickland, C. Wilson, R. Wilson) – 4:00
  8. "Private Idaho" (Pierson, Schneider, Strickland, C. Wilson, R. Wilson) – 3:35
  9. "Devil in My Car" (Pierson, Schneider, C. Wilson, R. Wilson) – 4:28
  10. "Party out of Bounds" (Pierson, Schneider, Strickland, C. Wilson, R. Wilson) – 3:21
  11. "Strobe Light" (The B-52's) – 3:59
  12. "Quiche Lorraine" (Live, 1990) (Schneider, Strickland, R. Wilson) – 3:58
  13. "Mesopotamia" (1990 Remix) (K. Strickland, R. Wilson, K. Pierson, F. Schneider) – 3:51
  14. "Queen of Las Vegas" (Mesopotamia Outtake Version) – 5:40
  15. "Legal Tender" (Keith Strickland, Waldrop) – 3:40
  16. "Song for a Future Generation" (The B-52's) – 4:00
  17. "Trism" (The B-52's) – 3:23
  18. "Whammy Kiss" (Live, 1989) (The B-52's) – 3:59
Disc two
  1. "Summer of Love" (Pierson, Strickland, C. Wilson, R. Wilson) – 4:02
  2. "Ain't It a Shame" (New Edit) (Strickland, C. Wilson, R. Wilson) – 4:33
  3. "Theme for a Nude Beach" (New Edit) (The B-52's) – 4:24
  4. "Girl from Ipanema Goes to Greenland" (Strickland, Wilson, Wilson) – 4:22
  5. "Wig" (The B-52's) – 4:22
  6. "She Brakes for Rainbows" (Strickland, Wilson) – 4:41
  7. "Cosmic Thing" (The B-52's) – 3:50
  8. "Deadbeat Club" (The B-52's) – 4:45
  9. "Love Shack" (Pierson, Schneider, Strickland, Wilson) – 5:21
  10. "Roam" (Pierson, Schneider, Strickland, Waldrop, Wilson) – 4:54
  11. "Channel Z" (The B-52's) – 4:49
  12. "Junebug" (The B-52's) – 5:04
  13. "Follow Your Bliss" (The B-52's) – 4:08
  14. "Good Stuff" (Pierson, Schneider, Strickland) – 5:58
  15. "Revolution Earth" (Pierson, Strickland, Waldrop) – 5:50
  16. "Is That You Mo-Dean?" (Interdimension Mix, New Edit) (The B-52's) – 4:38
  17. "Debbie" (The B-52's) – 3:32

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nude on the Moon" by AMG. Retrieved on August 13, 2009
  2. ^ Allmusic review