Volts (album)

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Volts
Compilation album by AC/DC
Released 18 November 1997
Genre Hard rock
Length 57:12
Label East West
Producer George Young
AC/DC chronology
Ballbreaker
(1995)
Volts
(1997)
Stiff Upper Lip
(2000)

Volts is an album by AC/DC released as a part named "Disc Four" on the Bonfire box set. Released in November 1997, the album is a compilation of some alternate versions of songs recorded for the albums Let There Be Rock and Highway to Hell, and some songs previously released.

A hidden track containing various interviews appears after a short amount of silence following the last track. The album is the first rarity album by AC/DC, followed by Studio Rarities in 2009. Both albums are discs in rarity boxsets (in Studio Rarities case, the box set is Backtracks).

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Track listing[edit]

  1. "Dirty Eyes" – 3:21
  2. "Touch Too Much" – 6:34
  3. "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)" – 4:28
  4. "Back Seat Confidential" – 5:23
  5. "Get It Hot" – 4:17
  6. "Sin City" (live) – 4:58
  7. "She's Got Balls" (live) – 7:57
  8. "School Days" – 5:23
  9. "It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)" – 5:14
  10. "Ride On" – 5:47
  11. "Hidden Track" Interviews and Audio after 5:56

Australian Version[edit]

  1. "Dirty Eyes" – 3:21
  2. "Touch Too Much" – 6:34
  3. "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)" – 4:26
  4. "Back Seat Confidential" – 5:23
  5. "Get It Hot" – 4:15
  6. "Sin City" (live) – 4:53
  7. "Walk All Over You" (live) - 5:06
  8. "T.N.T." (live) - 4:13
  9. "She's Got Balls" (live) – 7:56
  10. "School Days" – 5:21
  11. "It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)" – 5:16
  12. "Ride On" – 9:44

Track information[edit]

  • "Dirty Eyes" is an early recording, which later turned out as the song "Whole Lotta Rosie" which is found on both versions of Let There Be Rock.
  • "Touch Too Much" is the same track found on Highway to Hell, but with different riffs and lyrics.
  • "If You Want Blood (You've Got It)" is the same track found on Highway to Hell, but with different lyrics.
  • "Back Seat Confidential" is an early recording, which turned into the song "Beating Around the Bush", which is found on Highway to Hell.
  • "Get It Hot" is the same track found on Highway to Hell, but with different riffs and lyrics.
  • "Sin City" was recorded live from Midnight Special on September 6, 1978.
  • "Walk All Over You" & "T.N.T." were recorded live from Let There Be Rock: The Movie in the Australian version.
  • "She's Got Balls" was recorded live from the Bondi Lifesaver, and is also found as a b-side to the single "You Shook Me All Night Long".
  • "School Days" is from T.N.T., and was previously unreleased outside of Australia.
  • "It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)" was previously released on T.N.T. a different version appears on the international version of High Voltage.
  • "Ride On" was previously released on the Australian and international releases of Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap, and there are several hidden interview tracks after this song.

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