The Who Sell Out is the third studio album by the British rock band the Who. It was released on 15 December 1967 by Track Records in the UK and Decca Records in the US. A concept album, The Who Sell Out is structured as a collection of unrelated songs interspersed with fake commercials and public service announcements. The album purports to be a broadcast by pirate radio station Radio London.
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For reasons that remain somewhat ill defined, the concept wasn't quite driven to completion, breaking down around the middle of side two (on the original vinyl configuration). Nonetheless, on strictly musical merits, it's a terrific set of songs that ultimately stands as one of the group's greatest achievements
In the US The Who Sell Out was released on 6 January 1968 (Decca DL 4950, DL 74950 ) followed by the CD (MCA MCAD-31332) in the 1980s and remastered CD (MCAD-11268) in 1995. Disc Two consisted of the original 13 tracks in mono plus ten bonus tracks and out-takes
A concept album, The Who Sell Out is structured as a collection of unrelated songs interspersed with fake commercials and public service announcements. The Who Sell Out has received widespread acclaim from critics, some of whom viewed it as the Who's best record. It has also frequently been featured on all-time lists of the best albums, including Rolling Stone magazine's " 500 Greatest Albums of All Time ", on which it ranked 113th.
The Who lyrics - 181 song lyrics sorted by album, including "Won't Get Fooled Again", "Behind Blue Eyes", "Who Are You". album: "The Who Sell Out" (1967). Armenia City In The Sky, Heinz Baked Beans Mary-Anne With The Shaky Hands Odorono Tattoo Our Love Was I Can See For Miles I Can't Reach You Medac Relax Silas Stingy Sunrise Rael Glittering Girl Melancholia Someone's Coming Jaguar Early Morning Cold Taxi Girls Eyes Glow Girl. album: "Tommy" (1969)