Greatest Hits 1974-78 Review

artist: Steve Miller Band date: 07/12/2007 category: compact discs

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Steve Miller Band: Greatest Hits 1974-78
Release Date: 1978
Label: Capitol
Genres: Album Rock, Arena Rock, Blues-Rock, Pop/Rock
Number Of Tracks: 14
The thoroughness of Greatest Hits 1974-1978 makes it an excellent introduction to Miller, and for many casual fans, it also means that they can contain their Steve Miller collection to one disc.
 Sound: 10
 Lyrics: 10
 Overall Impression: 10
 Overall rating:
 9.5 
 Reviewer rating:
 10 
 Users rating:
 9 
 Votes:
 3 
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review (1) user comments vote for this album:
overall: 10
Greatest Hits 1974-78 Reviewed by: J-Smack, on july 12, 2007
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Sound: This album has a little variety here and there, from psychedelia, to blues, to rock, but it is mostly acoustic. I like this sound, and it is easy to relax to. However, you can have a fun dance with these tunes, or use it for a party if you want to. You should know a few of these songs, seeing as they are hits. Most of the album is steady, with very few weak points. So, I would have to give this a good rating based on it's solidity. // 10

Lyrics: These are easy-going lyrics which are easy to learn if you are the sing-a-long type. Most of these are very fun tunes, or light-hearted love songs from a laid-back kinda guy. The vocals are great; just the perfect voice for the style of music. They have a big factor on my rating. // 10

Overall Impression: This is a good start to this band though. It's what I started with, and it helped me make my other purchase of them (see "Living In the USA.") This album is excellent, but I do like my other album which is a studio album better. I'm not much of a "hits" guy, so I did not give this a perfect album. If you like hits, bump the rating up to ten. // 10

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