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9 thoughts on “ Tide Is High - Blondie - Live By Request (CD, Album)

  1. Debbie Harry said in UK #1 Hits by Jon Kutner and Spencer Leigh: "I first heard 'The Tide Is High' on a compilation tape that someone had given me while we were in London. Chris (Stein) and I both fell in love with the song and decided it was too good to resist." Blondie wanted to give the song a Jamaican feel, so they hired three percussion players and created a new string and horn Missing: Live By Request.
  2. Mar 02,  · Blondie emerged from the late 70’s New York punk scene and quickly became music, style and pop culture icons selling more than 40 million albums.
  3. Recorded live for A&E Network's Live By Request program at John Jay College, New York, USA, taking requests via e-mail and phone from fans, on 7 May Not for broadcast, or resale. Not to be sold separately. Licensed exclusively from Cooking Vinyl to X-plicit Enterprises ltd. Made in the EU. (on CD) Promo not for resale4/5(1).
  4. After selling millions of records and having countless top forty singles, Blondie is releasing their A&E Live By Request performance taped on May 7th, on both CD and DVD. All the classic hits are here along with fan favorites and the latest from Blondie's most recent studio album The Curse Of Blondie. Four bonus performances, previously unreleased, round out this must-have collection for Blondie fans/5(17).
  5. "The Tide Is High" was covered by the American new wave band Blondie in , in a reggae style that included horns and strings. It was released as the lead single from the band's fifth studio album, Autoamerican (), giving Blondie their third number one single on the US Billboard Hot chart and their fifth in the UK (where it became Blondie's last British number one for 18 years, until Missing: Live By Request.
  6. Live by Request is Blondie's entry in the A&E series, and it's got some truly excellent moments as well as some cringe-inducing ones. It should be said that this is not the original Blondie: only Debbie Harry, Chris Stein, and the incomparable Clem Burke remain from the original band. Even Jimmy Destri, who had been involved in the No Exit album, is gone again, but the band really hits on all.
  7. * The band's debut album, Blondie, did not chart in the UK following its original release, but charted in March after it was re-released by Chrysalis Records. † Ghosts of Download was released as part of a 2-disc set titled Blondie 4(0) Ever, which includes the album along with a disc titled Greatest Hits Deluxe Redux, which contains.
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Live By Request on Discogs. Label: Sanctuary Records - • Format: CD Album • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: New Wave, Power Pop, Pop Rock5/5(1).
  9. The format of this TV show was such that viewers called in and requested a specific song, which the band then performed live. In September , Sanctuary Records released the CD version of this performance. Titled 'Live By Request', this album contains 2 bonus tracks that were not aired in the original live broadcast.4/5(36).

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