The Kansas Boxed Set

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The Kansas Boxed Set
Box set by Kansas
Released July 1994
Recorded 1974-1979, 1994
Genre Progressive Rock
Length 1:58:18 (1994)
Label Sony
Producer Various
Kansas chronology
Live at the Whisky
(1993)
The Kansas Boxed Set
(1994)
Freaks of Nature
(1995)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Kansas Boxed Set is the third compilation from the band Kansas. It was originally released in 1994, and was the band's first boxed set overview of their career, emphasizing only their progressive rock era which was bracketed by the albums Kansas in 1974 and Audio-Visions in 1980. It also includes the new track "Wheels". The release was supervised by all the original band members, unlike the first release of The Best of Kansas in 1984.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Kerry Livgren, except where noted.

Disc one[edit]

  1. "Can I Tell You" [1973 Demo] (Rich Williams, Phil Ehart, Dave Hope, Steve Walsh) – 4:20
  2. "Death Of Mother Nature Suite" [Live] – 9:00
  3. "Journey From Mariabronn (Livgren, Walsh) – 7:57
  4. "Song For America" – 10:02
  5. "The Devil Game" (Hope, Walsh) – 5:04
  6. "Incomudro - Hymn To The Atman" [Live] - 16:08
  7. "Child Of Innocence" – 4:33
  8. "Icarus - Borne On Wings Of Steel" – 6:04
  9. "Mysteries And Mayhem" (Livgren, Walsh) – 4:20
  10. "The Pinnacle" - 9:36

Disc two[edit]

  1. "Carry On Wayward Son" – 5:22
  2. "The Wall" (Livgren, Walsh) – 4:47
  3. "What's On My Mind" – 3:27
  4. "Opus Insert" – 4:25
  5. "Magnum Opus" (Livgren, Walsh, Ehart, Williams, Hope, Robby Steinhardt) – 8:25
  6. "Point Of Know Return" (Ehart, Steinhardt, Walsh) – 3:12
  7. "Portrait (He Knew)" (Livgren, Walsh) – 4:34
  8. "Dust in the Wind" – 3:29
  9. "Closet Chronicles" (Livgren, Walsh) – 6:31
  10. "People of the South Wind" – 3:39
  11. "On The Other Side" [Live] – 6:43
  12. "A Glimpse Of Home" – 6:36
  13. "Relentless" – 4:57
  14. "Loner" (Walsh) – 2:30
  15. "Hold On" – 3:53
  16. "Wheels" [New Track] – 4:32

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Box Set - Kansas - Allmusic".