The Capitol Years 1995–2007

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The Capitol Years 1995–2007
Compilation album by The Dandy Warhols
Released 19 July 2010
(see release history)
Recorded 1995–2007
Genre Alternative rock, neo-psychedelia, power pop
Label Capitol
Producer Courtney Taylor-Taylor
The Dandy Warhols chronology
The Dandy Warhols Are Sound
(2009)
The Capitol Years 1995–2007
(2010)
This Machine
(2012)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
BBC Online mixed[2]
Drowned in Sound 5/10[3]
The Phoenix 2.5/4 stars[4]
Pitchfork 5.0/10[5]
PopMatters 7/10[6]
Slant Magazine 3.5/5 stars[7]

The Capitol Years 1995–2007 (also released as The Best of the Capitol Years 1995–2007) is a greatest hits album by American alternative rock band The Dandy Warhols. It was released on 19 July 2010. It comprises their years with Capitol Records, before the band left the label and started their own, Beat the World Records. It features an original composition, "This Is the Tide", for which three different music videos were produced.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Courtney Taylor-Taylor, except where noted. 

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Boys Better"     4:32
2. "Every Day Should Be a Holiday (Tony Lash Mix)" (previously unreleased mix)   3:53
3. "Not If You Were the Last Junkie on Earth"     3:12
4. "Good Morning"     4:59
5. "Godless (Extended Outro)" (previously unreleased edit)   5:41
6. "Get Off"     3:10
7. "Bohemian Like You"     3:31
8. "We Used to Be Friends"   Taylor-Taylor, Taka Hirose, Jon Lee, Grant Nicholas 3:19
9. "Scientist (Are Sound Version)"     3:13
10. "The Last High (Edit)" (previously unreleased edit) Taylor-Taylor, Evan Dando 4:35
11. "Plan A (Are Sound Version)"     4:59
12. "Holding Me Up"     7:15
13. "All the Money or the Simple Life Honey"   Taylor-Taylor, Miles Zuniga 4:29
14. "Smoke It"   Taylor-Taylor, Zuniga 4:06
15. "This Is the Tide" (previously unreleased) Brent DeBoer, Zia McCabe 5:03

Release history[edit]

Region Date
Australia 9 July 2010
Worldwide 19 July 2010
United States 24 August 2010

References[edit]

  1. ^ Phares, Heather. "The Capitol Years 1995-2007 - The Dandy Warhols : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards : AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 12 October 2011. 
  2. ^ Gill, Jaime (12 July 2010). "BBC - Music - Review of The Dandy Warhols - Best of the Capitol Years: 1995-2007". bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  3. ^ Powell, Mark (26 July 2010). "The Dandy Warhols - The Best Of The Capitol Years 1995-2007 / Releases / Releases // Drowned In Sound". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved 12 October 2011. 
  4. ^ Tamarkin, Jeff (18 August 2010). "The Dandy Warhols | The Capitol Years: 1995-2007 - CD Reviews". thephoenix.com. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  5. ^ Berman, Stuart (7 September 2010). "The Dandy Warhols: The Capitol Years: 1995-2007". Pitchfork. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  6. ^ James, Matt (25 August 2010). "The Dandy Warhols: The Best of the Capitol Years (1995-2007) < PopMatters". PopMatters. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  7. ^ Keefe, Jonathan (22 August 2010). "The Dandy Warhols: The Capitol Years: 1995 - 2007". Slant Magazine. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 

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