SHOWDOWN!(1981-1993) (2 x CD) Amigo AMCD 2028/9/1994

RECORD 1:

1. THE WAY (YOU TOUCH MY HAND) (Pickard - Duquet)

2. I'M 5 YEARS AHEAD OF MY TIME (R.Evans/V.Pike)

3. LOWDOWN SHAKIN' CHILLS (The Nomads)

4. MILKCOW BLUES (Estes)

5. RATFINK A BOO-BOO (The Nomads)

6. REAL GONE LOVER (The Nomads)

7. WHERE THE WOLF BANE BLOOMS (The Nomads)

8. BANGKOK (Chilton)

9. DON'T TREAD ON ME (K.Massengill)

10. SHE PAYS THE RENT (J.Conolly)

11. 16 FOREVER (A.Shernoff/S.Kempner/R.Friedman)

12. CALL OFF YOUR DOGS (P.Case/J.L.Pierce/J.Soles)

13. KNOWLEDGE COMES WITH DEATH'S RELEASE (H.Östlund)

14. SURFIN' IN THE BARS (The Nomads/T.Jonsson)

15. TEMPTATION PAYS DOUBLE (H.Östlund/T.Jonsson)

16. SWAMP GAL (T.Bell)

17. FIRE AND BRIMSTONE (L.Wray)

18. BEYOND THE VALLEY OF THE DOLLS (H.Östlund)

19. MY DEADLY GAME (H.Östlund)

20. WIMP (J.Escovedo)

 

RECORD 2:

1. PSYCHO (G.Roslie)

2. NIGHT TIME (Feldman/Goldstein/Gottehrer)

3. BOSS HOSS (G.Roslie)

4. ROCKIN' ALL THROUGH THE NIGHT (The Nomads)

5. HAVE LOVE WILL TRAVEL (R.Berry)

6. SHOWDOWN (T.Casanova)

7. REAL COOL TIME (Stooges)

8. SOMETIMES GOOD GUYS DON'T WEAR WHITE (E.Cobb)

9. I'M A DING DONG DADDY (J.McCain)

10. TEENAGE LETTER (R.Richard)

11. RED CADILLAC AND A BLACK MOUSTACHE (L.May/W.B.Thompson)

12. DRIVING SIDEWAYS ON A ONEWAY STREET (M.Frankenhauser)

13. YOU'RE GONNA MISS ME (R.Erickson)

14. STRANDED ON A DATELESS NIGHT (C.Jackson)

15. BIG SANDY (B.Roberts)

16. THIS AIN'T THE SUMMER OF LOVE (Krugman/Bouchard/Waller)

17. FRYING PAN (D. van Vliet)

18. SALVATION BY DAMNATION (H.Östlund/T.Jonsson)

19. THE NEXT BIG THING (A.Shernoff)

20. I HAVE ALWAYS BEEN HERE BEFORE (R.Erickson)

21. CINDERELLA (G.Roslie)

22. MOTÖRHEAD (Kilmister)

 

THE NOMADS:

NICK VAHLBERG: Vocals & Guitar (All) Bass (2:1-4)

HANS ÖSTLUND: Guitar (All) Lead Vocals (1:13,18,19,2:4,18)

BJÖRNE FRÖBERG: Bass and backing Vocals (1:17-20, 2:19-22)

JOAKIM ERICSON: Drums (1:17-20, 2:19-22)

 

TONY CARLSSON: Bass and Backing Vocals (1:1-9, 2:5-12)

ED JOHNSON: Drums (1:1-16, 2:1-18)

FRANK MINARIK: Organ & Percussion (1:1-19, 2:6-21)

JOAKIM TÄRNSTRÖM: Guitar (2:1) Bass (1:10-16, 2:13-18)

 

ADDITIONAL MUSICIANS:

Kissettes: Backing Vocals (1:1, 11)

Mats Jernström: Backing Vocals (1:9)

Claes Carlsson: Sax (1:10)

Lennart Helperin: Trumpet (1:10)

Ebba Forsberg: Backing Vocals (1:17, 19)

Per Ahlén: Backing Vocals (1:17)

Magnus Gehlin: Ancient Syntheziser (1:19)

Johnny Thunders: Guitar Solos (1:18)

Peder Carlsson: Sax (2:1)

Gustaf-Adolf Krantz: Backing Vocals (2:16)

 

Produced by 4-EYED THOMAS except (1:20, 2:1-5, 22) Produced by The Nomads

 

Recorded and mixed by Hans Östlund sr, Dag Lundquist, Micke Herrström, Janne Hansson,

Janne Ugand, Pontus Olsson, Thomas Skogsberg and Ragne Wahlquist at

Mistlur, Atlantis, Sunlight, Twilight, Music Workshop and Thunderload Studios.

 

Compilation by ULF LINDQVIST

Package Design by Richard Thorell

Photos: Johan Ödmann and Richard Thorell

Mastering by Peter Dahl at Cuttingroom