Hollies (1974 album)

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Hollies
Hollies-Hollies.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 1974
Recorded7 August–17 December 1973[1]
StudioEMI Studios, London
GenreRock, pop
Length41:42
LabelPolydor (UK)
Epic (US)
ProducerThe Hollies, Ron Richards
The Hollies chronology
The Hollies' Greatest Hits
(1973)
Hollies
(1974)
Another Night
(1975)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars [2]
Christgau's Record GuideB–[3]

Hollies is a 1974 album by the English pop rock group the Hollies, marking the return of Allan Clarke after he had left for a solo career. It features the band's cover of Albert Hammond's ballad "The Air That I Breathe," a major worldwide hit that year.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Falling Calling"Clarke, Sylvester3:11
2."It's a Shame, it's a Game"C. Horton Jennings, Hicks3:41
3."Don't Let Me Down"Clarke4:20
4."Out on the Road"Lynch, Hicks2:54
5."The Air That I Breathe"Hammond, Hazelwood4:11
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
6."Rubber Lucy"Clarke4:06
7."Transatlantic Westbound Jet"Elliott, Sylvester3:12
8."Pick up the Pieces Again"Sylvester3:58
9."Down on the Run"C. Horton Jennings, Hicks3:49
10."Love Makes the World Go Round"Clarke, Sylvester3:43
11."The Day That Curly Billy Shot Down Crazy Sam McGee"Clarke4:25

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.hollies.co.uk/music-archive/session-listing.html
  2. ^ Stone, Doug. Hollies at AllMusic
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: H". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN 089919026X. Retrieved February 26, 2019 – via robertchristgau.com.