Nuthin' Fancy

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Nuthin' Fancy
Nuthin' Fancy (Lynyrd Skynyrd album - cover art).jpg
Studio album by Lynyrd Skynyrd
Released March 24, 1975
Recorded Recorded at WEBB IV Studios, Atlanta, January 1975, (except for track 1, Studio One in Doraville, Georgia, August 1974)
Genre Southern rock, blues rock, boogie rock, hard rock
Length 37:34
Label MCA
Producer Al Kooper
Lynyrd Skynyrd chronology
Second Helping
Nuthin' Fancy
Gimme Back My Bullets
Singles from Nuthin' Fancy
  1. "Saturday Night Special" / "Made in the Shade"
    Released: May 19, 1975

Nuthin' Fancy is a 1975 album by Lynyrd Skynyrd, their third studio album, and their first to reach the Top 10, peaking at #9 on the US albums chart. It was certified Gold on 6/27/1975 and Platinum on 7/21/1987 by the RIAA. This is the first record with new drummer Artimus Pyle and the last with guitarist Ed King until the reformation of Lynyrd Skynyrd and the release of Lynyrd Skynyrd 1991.

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Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Robert Christgau A− link
Rolling Stone (mixed) link

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "Saturday Night Special" (Ed King, Ronnie Van Zant) – 5:08
  2. "Cheatin' Woman" (Al Kooper, Gary Rossington, Van Zant) – 4:38
  3. "Railroad Song" (King, Van Zant) – 4:14
  4. "I'm a Country Boy" (Allen Collins, Van Zant) – 4:24

Side two[edit]

  1. "On the Hunt" (Collins, Van Zant) – 5:25
  2. "Am I Losin'" (Rossington, Van Zant) – 4:32
  3. "Made in the Shade" (Van Zant) – 4:40
  4. "Whiskey Rock-a-Roller" (King, Billy Powell, Van Zant) – 4:33

1999 CD reissue bonus tracks[edit]

  1. "Railroad Song" (Live-4/27/1975 at the Winterland in San Francisco, CA) (King, Van Zant) – 5:27
  2. "On the Hunt" (Live-4/27/1975 at the Winterland in San Francisco, CA) (Collins, Van Zant) – 6:10
  • Tracks 9-10 are previously unreleased


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