Label: Microsonic - 786 455212,Microsonic - 786 4552 12 • Format: CD Compilation, Unofficial Release • Genre: Rock, Pop, Classical • Style: Modern, Avantgarde, Ballad, Contemporary
Peter Gabriel 's work doesn't lend itself easily to compilations -- not because he didn't cut singles, since he made many terrific stand-alone singles, but because his body of work is so idiosyncratic, even contradictory, that it's possible to have perfectly valid differing perspectives on his catalog.
This results in differing opinions among fans, so it's perfectly logical that Gabriel and his associates would have a unique view of his own work, as captured on Hit. That's a grand total of 16 tracks dating after the career high watermark of So -- 16 tracks covering two full albums, plus a lot of odds and ends. There's unquestionably good material Come Talk To Me - Peter Gabriel - Greatest Hits -- not just the Us singles, but much of Up was quite excellent, even if it requires several listens to appreciate -- but the heavy emphasis on this post- So work skews too much to the new nine of the 14 tracks on disc two are of relatively recent vintageat least if the yardstick is either an evenhanded appreciation of Gabriel 's entire solo work or a portrait of his best-known, best-loved work.
After all, there are many singles missing -- "I Come Talk To Me - Peter Gabriel - Greatest Hits the Touch," "I Go Swimming," "Come Talk to Me," "Kiss That Frog," and "Secret World" among them -- plus Fugue - Tetragon - Nature worthy uncollected rarities his deliriously paranoid "Out Out" from the Gremlins soundtrack needs to finally get a CD issue and many, many terrific album tracks that would have had given this compilation greater breadth and depth, including "Moribund the Burgermeister," "Mercy Street," "Intruder," "Family Snapshot," and the tremendous pair of "On the Air" and "D.
Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date November 4, Track Listing - Disc 1.
Solsbury Hill. Peter Gabriel. Shock the Monkey. Don't Give Up. Games Without Frontiers. Big Time. Growing Up. Digging in the Dirt. Blood of Eden.
More Than This. Red Rain. Here Comes the Flood. Track Listing - Disc 2. San Jacinto. I Don't Remember. The Rhythm of the Heat. Come Talk To Me - Peter Gabriel - Greatest Hits to Be Loved. I Grieve. Family Snapshot. In Your Eyes. The Drop. The Tower That Ate People. Father, Son. Signal to Noise. Downside Up.
Solsbury Hill Peter Gabriel. Shock the Monkey Peter Gabriel. Sledgehammer Peter Gabriel. Don't Give Up Peter Gabriel. Peter Gabriel feat: Kate Bush. Games Without Frontiers Peter Chaos By Its Definition - Mono-Amine - Ordo Ab Chao (File, Album). Big Time Peter Gabriel.
Growing Up Peter Gabriel. Digging in the Dirt Peter Gabriel. Blood of Eden Peter Gabriel. More Than This Peter Gabriel. Biko Peter Gabriel. Steam Peter Gabriel. Red Rain Peter Gabriel. Here Comes the Flood Peter Gabriel. San Jacinto Peter Gabriel. I Don't Remember Peter Gabriel. The Rhythm of the Heat Peter Gabriel.
Loved to Be Loved Peter Gabriel. I Grieve Peter Gabriel. Family Snapshot Peter Gabriel. In Your Eyes Peter Gabriel. The Drop Peter Gabriel. Lovetown Peter Gabriel. Father, Son Peter Gabriel. Signal to Noise Peter Gabriel. Downside Up Peter Gabriel. Cloudless Peter Gabriel.
Abe Lincoln - Various - Metal Gives Us A Headache, Come Back To Me - Various - Freestyle Frenzy, Vol. 4, DJ Luis Patty - Palo De Agua EP, A Bright Moon Makes A Little Daytime: Hammertoes - Marco Cappelli - Extreme Guitar Project, Rock En El Ruedo - Various - Monstruo Total