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The Byrds

Gene Clark

Chris Hillman

Roger McGuinn

David Crosby

Michael Clarke

Gram Parsons

Kevin Kelley

Clarence White

Gene Parsons

John York

Skip Battin

Byrds Compilations

  This page attempts to comprehensively list every compilation record (Greatest Hits, etc.) released under the name "Byrds."

   Regular releases are listed on the main Byrds discography page.

   Various artist packages that includes songs by the Byrds as well as by a number of other solo artists or bands are listed on the Byrds Various Artists page.

   Additional discography pages concentrate on solo material. Links to those pages are at the top and bottom of this page. Additional pages are planned.

   If you have additions, please contact RAOUL VEROLLEMAN. If you can provide scans of album covers (including variations of those shown here), please e-mail RAOUL VEROLLEMAN before sending the scans.



Greatest Hits

Original release date: 1967

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Bells Of Rhymney, The
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
All I Really Want To Do
Chimes Of Freedom
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
5d (Fifth Dimemsion)
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages

CD Bonus Tracks:

It Won't Be Wrong
Set You Free This Time
Have You Seen Her Face

Note: At left is the common LP and CD cover; at right is a cover from South Korea.


Preflyte

Original release date on Together Records: 1969
Re-released on Columbia Records: 1973

You Showed Me #
Here Without You #
She Has a Way
The Reason Why
For Me Again
Boston
You Movin'
The Airport Song
You Won't Have to Cry #
I Knew I'd Want You #
Mr. Tambourine Man #

Note: Early Byrds demos. This album contains five versions of songs (#) that are not on the CD reissue, "In the Beginning." Most of the songs on the CD were also remixed. In addition, "Early L.A." includes another version not on either the album or CD. The Together Records album cover is pictured above at left. Center is the (U.S.) Columbia Records release. At right is the European cover.


Early L.A., Archive Series Vol. 4

Original release date on Together Records: 1969
Unavailable on CD

Black Betty (Dino Valenti)
Life is Like That (Dino Valenti)
Willie Gene (David Crosby)
Come Back Baby (David Crosby)
The Only Girl (Byrds)
You Movin' (Byrds)
Each Season Changes You (The Dillards)
Don't You Cry (The Dillards)
You Know I Love You (Canned Heat)
First Time Around (Canned Heat)

Note: Early Byrds demos. "You Movin'" is different from the versions on both "In the Beginning" and "PreFlyte."


Byrds

Original release date: 1970 (Czechoslovakia)

Turn! Turn! Turn!
I Knew I'd Want You
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Have You Seen Her Face
Eight Miles High
Mr. Tambourine Man
Bad Night at the Whiskey
Renaissance Fair
Goin' Back
Why
You Ain't Going Nowhere
This Wheel's On Fire


The Byrds Sing Dylan

Original release date: 1970 (Japan)

Mr. Tambourine Man
Spanish Harlem Incident
All I Really Want To Do
Chimes Of Freedom
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
The Times They Are A-Changin'
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
Nothing Was Delivered
My Back Pages
This Wheel's On Fire
It's All Over Now Baby Blue


Collector's Series

Original release date: unknown

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Spanish Harlem Incident
You Won't Have To Cry
Here Without You
The Bells Of Rhymney
All I Really Want To Do
I Knew I'd Want You
It's No Use
Don't Doubt Yourself, Babe
Chimes Of Freedom
We'll Meet Again
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
It Won't Be Wrong
Set You Free This Time
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was A Friend Of Mine
The World Turns All Around Her
Satisfied Mind
If You're Gone
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Wait And See
Oh! Susannah
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Wild Mountain Thyme
Mr. Spaceman
I See You
What's Happening?!?!
I Come And Stand At Every Door
Eight Miles High
Hey Joe (Where You Gonna Go)
Captain Soul
John Riley
2-4-2 Fox Trot (The Lear Jet Song)

Note: This boxed set compiles the first three Byrds albums.


Byrds 1964-1971

Original release date: 1971

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn!
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Baby, What You Want Me To Do
My Back Pages
Lay Lady Lay
Ballad of Easy Rider
Jesus is Just Alright
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Everybody's Been Burned
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
This Wheel's On Fire
Chestnut Mare
Mr. Spaceman
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
The Bells of Rhymney
All I Really Want to Do
Oil in My Lamp
I Am a Pilgrim
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Lover of the Bayou
Chimes of Freedom
Eight Miles High


Greatest Hits, Vol. 2

Original release date: 1971 (Europe only)

Ballad Of Easy Rider
Jesus Is Just Alright
Chestnut Mare
You Ain't Going Nowhere
I Am a Pilgrim
Goin' Back
I Trust
Lay Lady Lay
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Wasn't Born To Follow
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Get to You


The Byrds

Original release date: circa 1971 (7-inch EP, USA. Scholastic Records)

Lover of the Bayou
So You Want to be a Rock and Roll Star
Goin' Back
Chimes of Freedom

Note: Issued to promote Bud Scoppa's book on the Byrds. These versions appear to be identical to album versions, despite some misguided claims to the contrary.

 

 

 


Greatest Hits, Vol. 2

Original release date: 1972

Ballad Of Easy Rider
Wasn't Born To Follow
Jesus Is Just Alright
He Was A Friend Of Mine
Chestnut Mare
Tiffany Queen
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Citizen Kane
I Wanna Grow Up To Be A Politician
America's Great National Pastime

Note: Originally titled "Greatest Hits, Vol III" in Europe, with the same track listing.


Golden Era, Vol. 1

Original release date: 1972

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Spanish Harlem Incident
You Won't Have To Cry
Here Without You
The Bells Of Rhymney
All I Really Want To Do
I Knew I'd Want You
It's No Use
Don't Doubt Yourself, Babe
Chimes Of Freedom
We'll Meet Again
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
It Won't Be Wrong
Set You Free This Time
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was A Friend Of Mine
The World Turns All Around Her
Satisfied Mind
If You're Gone
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Wait And See
Oh! Susannah

Note: A repackaging of the first two albums.


Golden Era, Vol. 2

Original release date: 1973

5D (Fifth Dimension)
Artificial Energy
She Don't Care About Time
Wild Mountain Thyme
Captain Soul
Thoughts and Words
Space Odyssey
Time Between
Lady Friend
Goin' Back
Old John Robertson
Wasn't Born to Follow
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
Hickory Wind
Nashville West
Gunga Din
Pretty Boy Floyd
Child of the Universe
Yesterday's Train
Just a Season
Citizen Kane
Jamaica Say You Will
Tiffany Queen
America's Great National Pastime


History of the Byrds

Original release: 1973

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn!
She Don't Care About Time
Wild Mountain Thyme
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
5D (Fifth Dimension)
So You Want to be a Rock'n'Roll Star
Time Between
My Back Pages
Lady Friend
Goin' Back
Old John Robertson
Wasn't Born to Follow
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
Hickory Wind
Nashville West
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Gunga Din
Jesus is Just Alright
Ballad of Easy Rider
Chestnut Mare
Yesterday's Train
Just a Season
Citizen Kane
Jamaica Say You Will
Tiffany Queen
America's Great National Pastime


Legendary Byrds

Original release date: 1975

I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
It's No Use
Thoughts and Words
This Wheel's On Fire
Jesus is Just Alright
Tunnel of Love
America's Great National Pastime
Tiffany Queen
Lover of the Bayou
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Mr. Spaceman
Eight Miles High


Mr. Tambourine Man /
Turn! Turn! Turn!

Original release: 1976

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Spanish Harlem Incident
You Won't Have To Cry
Here Without You
The Bells Of Rhymney
All I Really Want To Do
I Knew I'd Want You
It's No Use
Don't Doubt Yourself, Babe
Chimes Of Freedom
We'll Meet Again
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
It Won't Be Wrong
Set You Free This Time
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was A Friend Of Mine
The World Turns All Around Her
Satisfied Mind
If Your'e Gone
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Wait And See
Oh! Susannah


Sweetheart of the Rodeo /
Notorious Byrd Brothers

Original release: 1976 (Columbia 22040)

You Ain't Going Nowhere
I Am A Pilgrim
The Christian Life
You Don't Miss Your Water
You're Still On My Mind
Pretty Boy Floyd
Hickory Wind
One Hundred Years From Now
Blue Canadian Rockies
Life In Prison
Nothing Was Delivered
Artificial Energy
Goin' Back
Natural Harmony
Draft Morning
Wasn't Born To Follow
Get To You
Change Is Now
Old John Robertson
Tribal Gathering
Dolphin's Smile
Space Odyssey

Note: This is a double, fold open album with a different cover than either Sweetheart of the Rodeo or Notorious Byrd Brothers.


Greatest Hits

Original release: 1976

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
5D (Fifth Dimension)
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
Eight Miles High
Wasn't Born to Follow
I Am a Pilgrim
This Wheel's On Fire
Jesus is Just Alright
Chestnut Mare
Glory, Glory
America's Great National Pastime


Return of the Byrds

Original release: 1976

Mr. Tambourine Man
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Spanish Harlem Incident
5D (Fifth Dimension)
The Bells of Rhymney
I Knew I'd Want You
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Tiffany Queen
Goin' Back
It's No Use
Jesus is Just Alright
Mr. Spaceman
All I Really Want to Do
He Was a Friend of Mine
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Have You Seen Her Face
My Back Pages
Lady Friend


Roger McGuinn: Airplay Anthology

Original release: 1977

Mr. Tambourine Man #
Turn! Turn! Turn! #
Eight Miles High #
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Mr. Spaceman
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
Chestnut Mare
Lover of the Bayou
Dreamland
American Girl

Note: This is a Roger McGuinn compilation sent only to radio stations. It includes three Byrds songs which also feature Gene Clark.


Byrds

Original release date: 1978

Mr. Tambourine Man
The Bells of Rhymney
Feel a Whole Lot Better
All I Really Want To Do
The Times They Are A Changin'
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Lady Friend
Mr. Spaceman
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Eight Miles High
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages
Dolphin's Smile
I Wasn't Born to Follow
Goin' Back
Hickory Wind
I am a Pilgrim
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
This Wheel's On Fire
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Nashville West
Gunga Din
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
Ballad of Easy Rider
Jesus is Just Alright
Chestnut Mare
Jamaica Say You Will
I Trust
Lay Lady Lay
Farther Along

Note: A compilation of previously released Byrds material.


Greatest Hits

Original release date: 1979 (Japan CBS Sony 25AP 1384)

Mr Tambourine Man
All I Really Want To Do
Turn! Turn! Turn!
5D
So You Want To Be a Rock n Roll Star
Eight Miles High
Ballad of Easy Rider
By Back Pages
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Wasn't Born To Follow
Lover Of the Bayou
Chestnut Mare

Note: Includes a lyrics sheet.



Byrds Play Dylan (test pressing)

Original release date: 1979

Mr. Tambourine Man
The Times They Are A Changin'
You Ain't Going Nowhere
It's All Over Now Baby Blue
Positively 4th Street
Lay Lady Lay
Albatross (Fleetwood Mac)
Jigsaw Puzzle Blues (Fleetwood Mac)
Need Your Love So Bad (Fleetwood Mac)
Stop Messin' Round (Fleetwood Mac)
The Sun is Shining (Fleetwood Mac)
Just the Blues (Fleetwood Mac)

Note: The first side of this test pressing is the first side of the Byrds Play Dylan, the second side is Fleetwood Mac. Note also that the original running order of the songs of Byrds Play Dylan (first side) is different from the order eventually released, below.



Byrds Play Dylan

Original release date: 1979

Mr. Tambourine Man
All I Really Want To Do
Chimes Of Freedom
Spanish Harlem Incident
The Times They Are A Changin'
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
My Back Pages
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Nothing Was Delivered
This Wheel´s On Fire
It's All Over Now Baby Blue
Lay Lady Lay
Positively 4th Street

Bonus tracks (Japan only)
Just Like a Woman
Paths of Victory
Knockin' on Heaven's Door (Roger McGuin solo)

Note: A compilation of previously released Byrds material. The U.S. CD is at left, the British CD from 1990 is center, and the Japanese CD (with bonus tracks) from 1996 is at right.


20 Golden Hits

Original release date: 1979

Mr. Tambourine Man
My Back Pages
Jesus is Just Alright
He Was a Friend of Mine
All I Really Want to Do
Ballad of Easy Rider
5D (Fifth Dimension)
The Times They Are A-Changin'
I Trust
Glory, Glory
Turn Turn Turn
Mr. Spaceman
Eight Miles High
Chestnut Mare
Lay Lady Lay
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Wheel's on Fire
Set You Free This Time
America's Great National Pastime
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better

Note: A compilation of previously released Byrds material.


Historia del Musica Rock

Original release date: circa 1979 (Italy)

5D (Fifth Dimension)
Wild Mountain Thyme
Mr. Spaceman
I See You
What's Happening?!?!
I Come And Stand At Every Door
Eight Miles High
Hey Joe (Where You Gonna Go)
Captain Soul
John Riley
2-4-2 Fox Trot (The Lear Jet Song)

Note: a retitled reissue of the album "5D."


Birdy

Original release date: unknown

Nr. Tambourine Man
All I Really Want To Do
Turn! Turn! Turn!
It Won't Be Wrong
He Was A Friend Of Mine
Eight Miles High
Chestnut Mare
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
Mr. Tambourine Man

Note: This is a 10-inch album on green vinyl. It supposedly includes an a cappella version of Mr. Tambourine Man. This may be a bootleg.


Scott Muni's World of Rock

Original release date: Feb. 25, 1980

Hotel California (Eagles)
Little Wing (Jimi Hendrix)
Voodoo Chile (Jimi Hendrix)
That'll Be the Day (various)
While My Guitar Gently Weeps (George Harrison)
Got My Mind Set On You (George Harrison)
Handle with Care (Traveling Wilburys)
Jumpin' Jack Flash (Johnny Winter)
Rock 'n' Roll Hootchie Koo (Edgar Winter)
Watcher of the Skies (Genesis)
Squonk (Genesis)
Abacab (Genesis)
Invisible Touch (Genesis)
And I Love Her (Beatles)
Mr. Tambourine Man (Byrds)
Turn! Turn! Turn! (Byrds)
Eight Miles High (Byrds)
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star (Byrds)

Note: World of Rock, show 34. Vinyl discs sent to radio stations circulate among collectors. This radio show includes an interview with Roger McGuinn.


The Original Singles '65-67

Original release date: October 1980

I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
All I Really Want To Do
I Knew I'd Want You
She Don't Care About Time
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Mr. Tambourine Man
It Won't Be Wrong
Eight Miles High
Set You Free This Time
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Why?
Captain Soul
Mr. Spaceman
What's Happening?


Top Groups of Pop Music

Original release: 1981

Mr. Tambourine Man
5D (Fifth Dimension)
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
We'll Meet Again
All I Really Want to Do
I Am a Pilgrim
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Wait and See
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Lay Lady Lay
Ballad of Easy Rider
Spanish Harlem Incident


The Original Singles, Vol. 2

Original release date: 1982 (U.K. release)

My Back Pages
Renaissance Fair
Have You Seen Her Face
Don't Make Waves
Lady Friend
Old John Robertson
Goin' Back
Change is Now
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Artificial Energy
I Am A Pilgrim
Pretty Boy Floyd
Bad Night at the Whiskey
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Lay Lady Lay
Old Blue


The Very Best of the Byrds

Original release: 1983

Mr. Tambourine Man
America's Great National Pastime
Lay Lady Lay
Farther Along
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Oh! Susannah
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
So You want To Be A Rock & Roll Star
Eight Miles High
Chimes of Freedom
Buglar
Spanish Harlem Incident
Citizen Kane
The Bells of Rhymney
He Was a Friend of Mine
The Times They Are A-Changin'


Scoop

Original release date: 1983

Lay Lady Lay
Turn! Turn! Turn!
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Chestnut Mare
All I Really Want to Do
Goin' Back

Note: A compilation of previously released Byrds material.




Golden Highlights

Original release date: circa 1985

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Spanish Harlem Incident
You Won't Have To Cry
Here Without You
The Bells Of Rhymney
All I Really Want To Do
I Knew I'd Want You
It's No Use
Don't Doubt Yourself, Babe
Chimes Of Freedom
We'll Meet Again

Notes: A reissue of the Mr. Tambourine Man album. (Retitled and with a cover showing McGuinn, Clark and Hillman circa 1978!)


The Byrds Collection

Original release: 1986 (Castle Communications PLC)

Lady Friend
Chestnut Mare
The Bells of Rhymeny
He Was a Friend of Mine
Why
Everybody's Been Burned
Here Without You
Wasn't Born to Follow
Draft Morning
It Won't Be Wrong
John Riley
My Back Pages
Eight Miles High
Girl with No Name
Goin' Back
So You Want to be a Rock'n'Roll Star
Fifth Dimension
Old John Robertson
Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Have You Seen Her Face
Feel a Whole Lot Better
All I Really Want to Do
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere


Never Before

Original release date: December 1987
(currently out of print)

Mr. Tambourine Man
I Knew I'd Want You
She Has a Way
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
Never Before (The Day Walk)
Eight Miles High
Why
Triad
It Happens Each Day
Lady Friend

CD Bonus Tracks:

I Know My Rider
Why (single version)
She Don't Care About Time
Flight 713
Psychodrama City
Don't Make Waves (single version)
Moog Raga


Solid Gold

Original release date: circa 1987 (3-inch ep CD)

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn!
All I Really Want to Do
Lay Lady Lay

 

 

 

 


In the Beginning

Original release date: 1988

Tomorrow Is a Long Ways Away
Boston
The Only Girl I Adore
You Won't Have to Cry
I Knew I'd Want You
The Airport Song
The Reason Why
Mr. Tambourine Man
Please Let Me Love You
You Movin'
It Won't Be Wrong
You Showed Me
She Has A Way
For Me Again
It's No Use
Here Without You
Tomorrow is a Long Ways Away (acoustic version)

Note: Early Byrds demos. Contains 11 versions of songs not on the original vinyl album, "Preflyte." Most remaining songs were also remixed. The vinyl album, however, includes five versions not on this CD. In addition, "Early L.A." includes another song not on either album


Il Rock

Original release date: 1988 (Italy)

Mr. Tambourine Man
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
All I Really Want To Do
Turn! Turn! Turn!
She Don't Care About Time
Set You Free This Time
Hey Joe
Mr. Spaceman
Eight Miles High
Captain Soul
What's Happening?!?
Everybody's Been Burned
Why

 


The Very Best of the Byrds

Original release date: 1988

So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
Goin' Back
Wild Mountain Thyme
Nothing Was Delivered
Chimes Of Freedom
Draft Morning
I Come And Stand At Every Door
Artificial Energy
5 D (Fifth Dimension)
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Renaissance Fair
Change Is Now
What's Happening?!?!
Have You Seen Her Face
My Back Pages
Get To You
The Bells Of Rhymney
Eight Miles High
I See You
Natural Harmony


The Very Best of the Byrds

Original release date: unknown (Germany)

So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
Goin' Back
Wild Mountain Thyme
Nothing Was Delivered
Chimes Of Freedom
Draft Morning
I Come And Stand At Every Door
Artificial Energy
5 D (Fifth Dimension)
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Renaissance Fair
Change Is Now
What's Happening?!?!
Have You Seen Her Face
My Back Pages
Get To You

Note: Track list is identical to the album above, minus the last four songs (this CD has four fewer songs).


The Best of the Byrds

Original release date: 1988

Mr. Tambourine Man
All I Really Want to Do
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Chimes of freedom
So You want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages
The Bells of Rhymney
Set You Free This Time
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was a Friend of Mine
The Times They Are A Changin'
It Won't Be Wrong


The Best of the Byrds

Original release date: unknown (Universe label)

 

 

Note: Track list unknown at present. It's also unknown if this is the same CD as listed above.

 

 


Turn! Turn! Turn! /
Notorious Byrd Brothers

Original release: 1989

Artificial Energy
Goin' Back
Natural Harmony
Draft Morning
Wasn't Born To Follow
Get To You
Change Is Now
Old John Robertson
Tribal Gathering
Dolphin's Smile
Space Odyssey
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
It Won't Be Wrong
Set You Free This Time
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was A Friend Of Mine
The World Turns All Around Her
Satisfied Mind
If Your'e Gone
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Wait And See
Oh! Susannah


Draft Morning

Original release date: 1990

Don't Doubt Yourself, Babe
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Eight Miles High
I Knew I'd Want You
Lay Lady Lay
I Am a Pilgrim
Mr. Spaceman
Why
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
All I Really Want to Do
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
Draft Morning
Wasn't Born to Follow
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Mr. Tambourine Man
Chimes of Freedom
We'll Meet Again
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
Jesus is Just Alright
My Back Pages
Goin' Back
I See You
This Wheel's on Fire


The Byrds (box set)

Original release date: October 1990

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
Chimes of Freedom
She Has a Way
All I Really Want to do
Spanish Harlem Incident
The Bells of Rhmney
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
She Don't Care About Time
Turn! Turn! Turn!
It Won't Be Wrong
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was A Friend of Mine
The World Turns All Around Her
The Day Walk (Never Before)
The Times They Are A-Changin'
5D
I Know My Rider
Eight Miles High
Why?
Psychodrama City
I See You
Hey Joe
Mr. Spaceman
John Riley
Roll Over Beethoven
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Have You Seen Her Face
My Back Pages
Time Between
It Happens Each Day
Renaissance Fair
Everybody's Been Burned
The Girl with No Name
Triad
Lady Friend
Old John Robertson
Goin' Back
Draft Morning
Wasn't Born to Follow
Dolphin's Smile
Reputation
The Christian Life
I Am a Pilgrim
Pretty Boy Floyd
You Don't Miss Your Water
Hickory Wind
Nothing Was Delivered
One Hundred Years From Now
Pretty Polly
Lazy Days
This Wheel's On Fire
Nashville West
Old Blue
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Bad Night at the Whiskey
Lay Lady Lay
Mae Jean Goes to Hollywood
Ballad of Easy Rider
Oil in My Lamp
Jesus is Just Alright
Way Beyond the Sun
Tulsa County
Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos)
Lover of the Bayou
Willin'
Black Mountain Rag
Positively 4th Street
Chestnut Mare
Just a Season
Kathleen's Song
Truck Stop Girl
Just Like a Woman
Stanley's Song
Glory, Glory
I Trust
I Wanna Grow Up to be a Politician
Green Apple Quick Step
Tiffany Queen
Bugler
Lazy Waters
Farther Along
White's Lightning
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Mr. Tambourine Man (with Bob Dylan)
He Was a Friend of Mine
Paths of Victory
From a Distance
Love that Never Dies

 


Back Pages

Original release date: 1990

Love that Never Dies
Paths of Victory
From a Distance
He Was a Friend of Mine
Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn!
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
Chimes of Freedom
Mae Jean Goes to Hollywood
The Times they Are A-Changin'
Everybody's Been Burned
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Triad
Lazy Days
One Hundred Years from Now
Lay Lady Lay
White's Lightning
Chestnut Mare
Lover of the Bayou
My Back Pages

Note: This compilation was sent only to radio stations.


Full Flyte 1965-1970

Original release date: 1990

Mr Tambourine Man
Feel A Whole Lot Better
All I Really Want To Do
Turn Turn Turn
Chimes Of Freedom
She Don't Care About Time
Eight Miles High
5D
Mr. Spaceman
So You Want To Be A Rock & Roll Star
Have You Seen Her Face?
Renaissance Fair
My Back Pages
Everybody's Been Burned
Why
Lady Friend
Goin' Back
Wasn't Born To Follow
Old John Robertson
Artificial Energy
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
Hickory Wind
You're Still On My Mind
Drug Store Truck Driving Man
Gunga Din
Ballad Of Easy Rider
Chestnut Mare


The Byrds: Classic Cuts

Original release date: January 14, 1991 (MJI Broadcasting, Show 212)

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Bells of Rhmney
My Back Pages
Chimes of Freedom
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
So You Want to be a Rock and Roll Star
Chestnut Mare

Note: Includes interviews with Roger McGuinn, Chris Hillman, David Crosby and Gene Clark.


AT&T Showcase of Rock: The Byrds

Original release date: 1991 (Unistar, 3 LPs)BR>
Mr. Tambourine Man
All I Really Want to Do
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
The Bells of Rhymney
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was a Friend of Mine
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
So You Want to be a Rock and Roll Star
My Back Pages
You Ain't Going Nowhere
You Don't Miss Your Water
Hickory Wind
Nothing Was Delivered
This Wheel's on Fire
Old Blue
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
The Ballad of Easy Rider
Chestnut Mare
I Want to Grow Up to be a Politician
Wooden Ships (Crosby, Stills & Nash)
Guinevere (Crosby, Stills & Nash)
Almost Cut My Hair (Crosby, Stills & Nash)
Falling in Love (Souther, Hillman & Furay)
Just a Song Before I Go (Crosby, Stills & Nash)
Surrender to Me (McGuinn, Clark & Hillman)
Don't You Write Her Off (McGuinn, Clark & Hillman)
Nighttime for the Generals (David Crosby)
He was a Friend of Mine (1989 Byrds)
Love that Never Dies (1989 Byrds)
King of the Hill (Roger McGuinn)
Someone to Love (Roger McGuinn)


The Byrds: Up Close

Original release date: January 14-27, 1991 (2CD Media America Inc. radio discs)

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Chimes of Freedom
All I Really Want to Do
Turn! Turn! Turn!
He Was a Friend of Mine (1990 version)
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
So You Want to be a Rock and Roll Star
Mr. Back Pages
Everybody's Been Burned
It Happens Each Day
Triad
Carry On (Crosby Stills & Nash)
You Ain't Going Nowhere
It Doesn't Matter (Manassas)
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Ballad of Easy Rider
Chestnut Mare
I Wanna Grow Up to be a Politician
King of the Hill (Roger McGuinn solo)
The Trees Are All Gone (Roger McGuinn solo)
Love That Never Dies
From a Distance
Mr. Tambourine Man (Roy Orbison tribute)


Four Dimensions ep

Original release date: circa 1990 (British)

Turn! Turn! Turn!
I Feel a Whole Lot Better (sic)
Mr. Tambourine Man
Eight Miles High

Note: The original vinyl cover is at left. The CD reissue from 1990 is at right.


(Unknown title)

Original release date: 1991 (Russia)

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Bells Of Rhymney
Turn Turn Turn
All I Really Want To Do
Chimes Of Freedom
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
5D (Fifth Dimension)
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages

Notes: Title reportedly translates to "Best Songs Group Byrds."

 


Greatest Hits Remastered

Original release date: 1991

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Bells Of Rhymney, The
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
All I Really Want To Do
Chimes Of Freedom
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
5d (Fifth Dimemsion)
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages


The Byrds

Original release date: 1991 (Japan)

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
5D (Fifth Dimension)
My Back Pages
Wasn't Born to Follow
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Ballad of Easy Rider
Eight Miles High
Chestnut Mare
Glory, Glory
Farther Along


Free Flyte

Original release date: 1991

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
Eight Miles High
All I Really Want To Do
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
You Won't Have to Cry
You Ain't Going Nowhere
She Has a Way
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
Mr. Spaceman

Note: The version here of "You Won't Have to Cry" is found only on "PreFlyte."


Superstars

Original release date: unknown (Japan)

Turn! Turn! Turn!
She Don't Care About Time
Mr. Tambourine Man
The Bells of Rhymney
Eight Miles High
Chimes of Freedom
Why
Mr. Spaceman
Lady Friend
5D (Fifth Dimension)
My Back Pages
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star



20 Essential Tracks from the Byrds Box Set (1965-1990)

Original release date: Jan. 14, 1992

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
All I Really Want To Do
Turn! Turn! Turn!
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Eight Miles High
Mr. Spaceman
So You Wanna Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
Have You Seen Her Face
Lady Friend
My Back Pages
Goin' Back
Ballad Of Easy Rider
Jesus Is Just Alright
Chestnut Mare
I Wanna Grow Up To Be A Politician
He Was A Friend Of Mine ('90)
Paths Of Victory ('90)
From A Distance ('90)
Love That Never Dies ('90)

Note: The image at right is from a Brazilian import.


The Byrds

Original release date: 1993

 

 

 

Note: Track list unknown at present. Title may be incorrect or incomplete.

 

 


Definitive Collection

Original release date: 1995

Mr. Tambourine Man
Chimes of Freedom
The Bells of Rhymney
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
All I Really Want to Do
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Set You Free This Time
Eight Miles High
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Mr. Spaceman
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages
Have You Seen Her Face
Goin' Back
Wasn't Born to Follow
Lady Friend
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Lay Lady Lay
Ballad of Easy Rider
Jesus is Just Alright
Chestnut Mare
I Trust
I Wanna Grow Up to be a Politician
Glory, Glory
America's Great National Pastime
Lover of the Bayou (live)
Mr. Tambourine Man (live)
Eight Miles High (live)
Mr. Spaceman (live)


Nashville West  

Original release date: 1996

Hickory Wind
Old Blue
Nashville West
Old John Robertson
Drug Store Truck Drivin Man
Satisfied Mind
Life In Prison
America's Great National Pastime
Yesterday's Train
Truck Stop Girl

# This album is NOT the same as the self-titled album by the band Nashville West.



The Byrds

Original release date: 1996 (Australia)

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Chestnut Mare
All I Really Want to Do


The Byrds

Original release date: circa 1996 (probably European)

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Spanish Harlem Incident
You Won't Have To Cry
Here Without You
The Bells Of Rhymney
All I Really Want To Do
I Knew I'd Want You
It's No Use
Don't Doubt Yourself, Babe
Chimes Of Freedom
We'll Meet Again
She Has A Way (previously unissued)
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better (alternate version, previously unissued)
It's No Use (alternate version, previously unissued)
You Won't Have To Cry (alternate version, previously unissued)
All I Really Want To Do (single version)
You And Me (instrumental, previously unissued)
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
It Won't Be Wrong
Set You Free This Time
Lay Down Your Weary Tune
He Was A Friend Of Mine
The World Turns All Around Her
Satisfied Mind
If You're Gone
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Wait And See
Oh! Susannah
The Day Walk (Never Before)
She Don't Care About Time (single version)
The Times They Are A-Changin (first version, previously unissued)
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue (version 1, previously unissued)
She Don't Care About Time (version 1, previously unissued)
The World Turns All Around Her (alternate mix, previously unissed)
Stranger In A Strange Land (instrumental, previously unissued)
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Wild Mountain Thyme
Mr. Spaceman
I See You
What's Happening?!?!
I Come And Stand At Every Door
Eight Miles High
Hey Joe (Where You Gonna Go)
Captain Soul
John Riley
2-4-2 Fox Trot (The Lear Jet Song)
Why (single version)
I Know My Rider (I Know You Rider)
Psychodrama City
Eight Miles High (alternate/RCA Studios version)
Why (alternate/RCA Studios version)
John Riley (instrumental version 1)

Note: The first three Byrds CDs, remastered and with the bonus tracks.


Advanced Music

Original release date: circa 1996

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
You Won't Have to Cry (alternate)
Turn! Turn! Turn!
It Won't Be Wrong
The Times They Are A-Changin' (alternate)
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Eight Miles High
I Know My Rider
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
Have You Seen Her Face
My Back Pages (alternate)



The Very Best of the Byrds

Original release date: 1997

Mr. Tambourine Man
All I Really Want to Do
Chimes of freedom
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Turn! Turn! Turn!
The Times They Are A Changin'
The World Turns All Around Her
It Won't Be Wrong
He was A Friend Of Mine
Eight Miles High
5D
Mr. Spaceman
So You want To Be A Rock & Roll Star
My Back Pages
Renaissance Fair
Goin' Back
Wasn't Born To Follow
Dolphin's Smile
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
One Hundred Years From Now
You're Still On My Mind
Hickory Wind
Ballad Of Easy Rider
Jesus Is Just Alright
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
Lay Lady Lay
Chestnut Mare



The Byrds Sampler

Original release date: 1997

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better (alternate version)
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
The Times They Are A-Changin' (unreleased first version)
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Eight Miles High (RCA version)
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages (alternate version)
Wasn't Born to Follow
Goin' Back (version 1)
You Ain't Going Nowhere
The Christian Life (rehearsal)
Drugstore Truck Drivin' Man
This Wheel's on Fire (version 1)

Note: This promotional CD was sent to radio stations.


Expanded Edition Album Sampler II

Original release date: 1997

Mr. Tambourine Man
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
The Times They Are A-Changin'
5D (Fifth Dimension)
Eight Miles High (RCA version)
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
My Back Pages
Wasn't Born to Follow
Goin' Back
You Ain't Going Nowhere
The Christian Life
Drugstore Truck Drivin' Man
This Wheel's on Fire
Jesus is Just Alright
Ballad of Easy Rider

Note: This promotional CD was sent to radio stations.


Premium Best

Original release date: 1998 (Japan)

Mr Tambourine Man
All I Really Want To Do
Bells Of Rhymney
Turn Turn Turn (mono)
He Was A Friend Of Mine (mono)
Eight Miles High
5d (Fifth Dimension)
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
Everybody's Been Burned
My Back Pages (alternate take)
Goin' Back
Wasn't Born To Follow
You Ain't Going Nowhere
Hickory Wind
Drug Store Truck Drivin' Man
Nashville West
Ballad Of Easy Rider
Jesus Is Just Alright
Deportee
Willin'
Chestnut Mare
Citizen Kane
Farther Along
Tiffany Queen
From A Distance


Super Hits

Original release date: July 21, 1998

Mr. Tambourine Man
Turn! Turn! Turn!
Eight Miles High
So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star
Renaissance Fair
Artifical Energy
Chestnut Mare
He Was A Friend Of Mine
I Wanna Grow Up And Be A Politician
America's Great National Pastime


The Byrds 4

unknown (Sony Dreamworks)

Eight Miles High
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star
So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star (Tom Petty)
Mr. Spaceman
I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better
Have You Seen Her Face?
Set You Free This Time
Lady Friend
Change is Now
It's No Use
You Showed Me
Everybody's Been Burned
I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better (Tom Petty)
Captain Soul



Complete Sampler

Original release date: circa 2000 (probably Austria)

I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better
She Don't Care About Time
Mr Spaceman
So You Want To Be A Rock And Roll Star
Artificial Energy
You're Still On My Mind
Nashville West
Way Behind The Sun
Chestnut Mare
Glory Glory
Born To Rock And Roll
Chimes Of Freedom


A hearty thanks to Richard Russell who originally created this page.

If you have further information about albums featuring the Byrds, please e-mail Raoul Verolleman at byrdmaniax2003@yahoo.fr. Thanks!

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