Editors’ Notes This 58-track collection offers an in-depth look at Rod Stewart, the live performer. Arranged chronologically, the set tells the tale of a born rock star and his wanderings through various decades; it ends in 1998, by which point the industry was changing beyond recognition and Stewart was back to punching hard, prior to his Great American Songbook releases. The first 15 tracks here come from a number of gigs in December 1976 in Leicester, England, at a time when Stewart was still considered a rocker. By the next round of shows in 1979, he was a pop-rock star with the disco-tinged smash “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy,” which doesn’t appear here until a 1989 performance in New Jersey. Despite that huge hit, Stewart was still punching hard in other areas. His performances throughout the ‘80s cut more sharply than one might expect (his version of Bruce Springsteen’s “Hungry Heart” from San Diego in 1984 is a restrained, melodic performance). The '90s are covered with the final 17 tracks. Whether it’s Tom Waits’ “Downtown Train,” Tim Hardin’s “Reason to Believe,” or Oasis’ “Cigarettes and Alcohol,” Stewart sings them as if he wrote them. 

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Three Time Loser (Live Leicester, England, 12/4/76)
1
4:05
 
You Wear It Well (Live Leicester, England, 12/4/76)
2
4:41
 
Big Bayou (Live Leicester, England, 12/4/76)
3
3:58
 
Tonight's the Night (Gonna Be Alright) [Live Leicester, England, 12/4/76]
4
4:05
 
The Wild Side of Life (Live Leicester, England, 12/4/76)
5
4:57
 
Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller (Live Leicester, England, 12/4/76)
6
8:46
 
I Don't Want to Talk About It (Live Newcastle, England, 12/17/76)
7
5:07
 
The Killing of Georgie, Pts. 1 & 2 (Live Leicester, England, 12/5/76)
8
6:17
 
Maggie May (Live Newcastle, England, 12/17/76)
9
8:38
 
Angel (Live Leicester, England, 12/5/76)
10
7:15
 
Get Back (Live Leicester, England, 12/5/76)
11
4:43
 
(I Know) I'm Losing You (Live Leicester, England, 12/5/76)
12
5:21
 
This Old Heart of Mine (Live Leicester, England, 12/5/76)
13
6:08
 
Sailing (Live Leicester, England, 12/5/76)
1
4:54
 
Stay With Me (Live Leicester, England, 12/5/76)
2
8:03
 
Born Loose (Live Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 6/21/79)
3
5:29
 
(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Wanna Be Right (Live Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 6/21/79)
4
5:11
 
I Just Want to Make Love to You (Live Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 6/21/79)
5
4:33
 
Blondes (Have More Fun) [Live Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 6/21/79]
6
5:35
 
(I Know) I'm Losing You / It's All Over Now / Standin' In the Shadows of Love / Layla (Live Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 6/21/79)
7
10:08
 
Twistin' the Night Away / Every Picture Tells a Story (Live Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 6/21/79)
8
4:50
 
She Won't Dance With Me (Live Wembley, London, England, 12/6/80)
9
4:30
 
Passion (Live Wembley, London, England, 12/6/80)
10
6:22
 
Gi' Me Wings (Live Wembley, London, England, 12/6/80)
11
5:47
 
Hot Legs (With Tina Turner) [Live Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 12/19/81]
12
5:13
 
Tonight I'm Yours (Don't Hurt Me) [Live San Diego, CA, 11/5/84]
1
4:14
 
You're In My Heart (The Final Acclaim) [Live San Diego, CA, 11/5/84]
2
4:30
 
(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay (Live San Diego, CA, 11/5/84)
3
2:53
 
Hungry Heart (Live San Diego, CA, 11/5/84)
4
2:30
 
Bad for You (Live San Diego, CA, 11/5/84)
5
6:50
 
Some Guys Have All the Luck (Live San Diego, CA, 11/5/84)
6
6:03
 
Rock Me Baby (Live San Diego, CA, 11/5/84)
7
4:19
 
Infatuation (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
8
5:21
 
I Ain't Superstitious (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
9
3:10
 
Every Picture Tells a Story (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
10
4:23
 
Lost In You (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
11
8:28
 
Forever Young (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
12
7:11
 
Da Ya Think I'm Sexy? (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
13
4:12
 
Crazy About Her (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
14
2:45
 
Try a Little Tenderness (Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89)
15
5:38
 
You're In My Heart (The Final Acclaim) [Reprise] [Live Meadowlands, East Rutherford, NJ, 8/11/89]
16
1:02
 
Downtown Train (Live Wembley, London, England, 5/5/91)
1
4:43
 
This Old Heart of Mine (Live Wembley, London, England, 5/5/91)
2
4:21
 
Stay With Me (Live Wembley, London, England, 5/5/91)
3
4:12
 
Sweet Soul Music (Live Wembley, London, England, 5/5/91)
4
3:12
 
Mandolin (Live Wembley, London, England, 5/5/91)
5
4:53
 
Highgate Shuffle (Live Wembley, London, England, 5/5/91)
6
3:43
 
Baby Jane (Live Wembley, London, England, 5/5/91)
7
5:11
 
Baby Please Don't Go (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/21/93)
8
3:14
 
Cut Across Shorty (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/20/93)
9
3:34
 
(Find A) Reason to Believe (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/20/93)
10
3:37
 
Handbags and Gladrags (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/20/93)
11
4:08
 
Having a Party (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/20/93)
12
4:44
 
People Get Ready (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/21/93)
13
8:15
 
Have I Told You Lately (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/20/93)
14
4:37
 
Twistin' the Night Away / Chain Gang (Live Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 10/20/93)
15
6:27
 
Cigarettes and Alcohol (Live London, England, 5/19/98)
16
4:03
 
Rocks (Live London, England, 5/19/98)
17
4:44
 

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