The Capitol Years 1995–2007

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The Capitol Years 1995–2007
DandyWarhols CapitolYears.jpg
Compilation album by The Dandy Warhols
Released July 19, 2010
Recorded 1995–2007
Genre Alternative rock
Label Capitol
Producer Courtney Taylor-Taylor
The Dandy Warhols chronology
The Dandy Warhols Are Sound
(2009)
The Capitol Years 1995–2007
(2010)
This Machine
(2012)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
BBC Online mixed[2]
Drowned in Sound 5/10[3]
The Phoenix 2.5/4 stars[4]
Pitchfork 5.0/10[5]
PopMatters 7/10[6]
Slant Magazine 3.5/5 stars[7]

The Capitol Years 1995–2007 (also released as The Best of the Capitol Years 1995–2007) is a greatest hits album by American alternative rock band The Dandy Warhols.[2] It was released in the United Kingdom on July 19, 2010 and in the United States on August 24, 2010.[2][7] It comprises their years with Capitol Records, before the band left the label and started their own, Beat the World Records. It features an original composition, "This Is the Tide", for which three different music videos were produced.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Courtney Taylor-Taylor, except where noted.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Boys Better"   4:32
2. "Every Day Should Be a Holiday (Tony Lash Mix)" (previously unreleased mix)   3:53
3. "Not If You Were the Last Junkie on Earth"   3:12
4. "Good Morning"   4:59
5. "Godless (Extended Outro)" (previously unreleased edit)   5:41
6. "Get Off"   3:10
7. "Bohemian Like You"   3:31
8. "We Used to Be Friends" Taylor-Taylor, Taka Hirose, Jon Lee, Grant Nicholas 3:19
9. "Scientist (Are Sound Version)"   3:13
10. "The Last High (Edit)" (previously unreleased edit) Taylor-Taylor, Evan Dando 4:35
11. "Plan A (Are Sound Version)"   4:59
12. "Holding Me Up"   7:15
13. "All the Money or the Simple Life Honey" Taylor-Taylor, Miles Zuniga 4:29
14. "Smoke It" Taylor-Taylor, Zuniga 4:06
15. "This Is the Tide" (previously unreleased) Brent DeBoer, Zia McCabe 5:03

Release history[edit]

Region Date
Australia July 9, 2010
Worldwide July 19, 2010
United States August 24, 2010

References[edit]

  1. ^ Phares, Heather. "The Capitol Years 1995-2007 - The Dandy Warhols : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards : AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved October 12, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c Gill, Jaime (July 12, 2010). "BBC - Music - Review of The Dandy Warhols - Best of the Capitol Years: 1995-2007". bbc.co.uk. Retrieved July 17, 2012. 
  3. ^ Powell, Mark (July 26, 2010). "The Dandy Warhols - The Best Of The Capitol Years 1995-2007 / Releases / Releases // Drowned In Sound". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved October 12, 2011. 
  4. ^ Tamarkin, Jeff (August 18, 2010). "The Dandy Warhols | The Capitol Years: 1995-2007 - CD Reviews". thephoenix.com. Retrieved July 17, 2012. 
  5. ^ Berman, Stuart (September 7, 2010). "The Dandy Warhols: The Capitol Years: 1995-2007". Pitchfork. Retrieved July 17, 2012. 
  6. ^ James, Matt (August 25, 2010). "The Dandy Warhols: The Best of the Capitol Years (1995-2007) < PopMatters". PopMatters. Retrieved July 17, 2012. 
  7. ^ a b Keefe, Jonathan (August 22, 2010). "The Dandy Warhols: The Capitol Years: 1995 - 2007". Slant Magazine. Retrieved July 17, 2012. 

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