A great collection of 60s & 70s singles, rarities, and previously unreleased gems from the vaults of Memphis's Ardent label – featuring a loads of soulful rock & fledgling power pop that's heavy on Big Star & related efforts – including many previously unreleased tracks! Disc one of this mammoth double disc set features 60s material that ranges from early decade r&b tinged tunes – to psychedelic rock experiments towards the end of the decade – all with roots in the rockin' soulful Memphis sounds! Includes cuts by The Ole Miss Downbeats, The Avengers, The Honey Jug, Chris Bell, Alex Chilton and many more! Disc two is in part a 70s Big Star-a-palooza, with classic
singles, demos, alternate mixes and more – plus tracks by Cargoe, The Hot Dogs, The Scruffs and others! Disc one tunes include "Geraldine" by The Ole Miss Downbeats, "Batarang" by The Avengers, "Rocks" by Terry Manning, "In 1852 We" by The Honey Jug, "Halfway Down The Stairs" by Lawson & Four More, "Looking Down" by The 1st Century, "Everyday As We Grow Closer" (original mix) by Alex Chilton and much more. Disc 2 features 70s material including "In The Street", "When My Baby's Beside Me", "September Gurls", "I Got Kinda Lost" (demo) and more by Big Star, "Fell Alright" by Cargoe, "Downs" (demo) by Alex Chilton, "My Mind" by The Scruffs and more. 48 tracks on 2CDs!