Career of Evil: The Metal Years

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Career of Evil: The Metal Years
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Compilation album by Blue Öyster Cult
Released April 1990
Recorded 1974–1986
Genre Heavy metal
Length 74:26
Label
Blue Öyster Cult chronology
Imaginos
(1988)
Career of Evil: The Metal Years
(1990)
On Flame with Rock and Roll
(1990)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic2/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal5/10[2]

Career of Evil: The Metal Years is a compilation album by the American hard rock band Blue Öyster Cult, released in 1990. It contains both studio and live versions of their songs.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Original AlbumLength
1."Cities on Flame with Rock and Roll (Live)"Sandy Pearlman, Donald Roeser, Albert BouchardExtraterrestrial Live (1982)5:27
2."The Red and the Black (Live)"A. Bouchard, Eric Bloom, PearlmanExtraterrestrial Live (1982)4:31
3."Hot Rails to Hell (Live)"Joe BouchardExtraterrestrial Live (1982)5:04
4."Dominance and Submission (Live)"A. Bouchard, Bloom, PearlmanExtraterrestrial Live (1982)5:49
5."7 Screaming Diz-Busters (Live)"A. Bouchard, J. Bouchard, Roeser, PearlmanOn Your Feet or on Your Knees (1975)8:59
6."ME 262 (Live)"Bloom, Roeser, PearlmanOn Your Feet or on Your Knees (1975)8:12
7."E.T.I. (Extra Terrestrial Intelligence)"Roeser, PearlmanAgents of Fortune (1976)3:43
8."Beat 'Em Up"Bob Halligan, Jr.Club Ninja (1985)3:22
9."Black Blade"Bloom, Michael Moorcock, John TriversCultösaurus Erectus (1980)6:33
10."Harvester of Eyes"Roeser, Bloom, Richard MeltzerSecret Treaties (1974)4:40
11."Flaming Telepaths"A. Bouchard, Bloom, Roeser, PearlmanSecret Treaties (1974)5:20
12."Godzilla (Live)"RoeserExtraterrestrial Live (1982)7:49
13."(Don't Fear) The Reaper (Live)"RoeserSome Enchanted Evening (1978)6:04

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henderson, Alex. "Blue Öyster Cult Career of Evil: The Metal Years review". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2012-01-14. 
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (August 1, 2007). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 3: The Nineties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. p. 57. ISBN 978-1-894959-62-9.