History Never Repeats – The Best of Split Enz. (Redirected from History Never Repeats - The Best Of Split Enz). History Never Repeats – The Best of Split Enz is a compilation of hits by New Zealand rock band Split Enz. Initially released in the US in 1987, then in NZ/Aus in 1989, the album has been through many variations and reissues over the years and probably stands as the band's best-selling compilation.
History Never Repeats" was a single written by Neil Finn and recorded by Split Enz for their 1981 Waiata album. The song remains one of their most popular. The video was the 12th to be played by MTV upon its launch in 1981. In 2001 the song was voted by members of APRA as the 57th best New Zealand song of the 20th century. The guitar bridge in this song, played by Neil Finn, was originally featured in an old Phil Judd song, "Bergen Aan Zee". The band only played the latter song live.
The Best of Split Enz is a compilation by New Zealand rock band Split Enz, and not to be confused with History Never Repeats – The Best of Split Enz. Mainly featuring tracks from the 1976–1977 period, the album was released in the UK, the Netherlands and the US only. Titus" 3:15 (Phil Judd). Late Last Night" 4:04 (Phil Judd). 129 (Matinee Idyll)" 2:56 (Phil Judd/Tim Finn). Lovey Dovey" 3:08 (Phil Judd/Tim Finn).
New-Wave Split Enz. Список групп New-Wave Split Enz History Never Repeats - The Best Of Split Enz. Добавить тексты песен альбома. 7. Message to My Girl. 8. History Never Repeats. Other productions from Split Enz. Rootin Tootin Luton Tapes.
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Audio CD, Original recording remastered, July 25, 2006. With so many bands out, the title of this Split Enz CD couldn't say it better: History Never Repeats. Watch Neil Finn on tour in 2014 (US, Canada, Europe). 3 people found this helpful.
Split Enz are probably best remembered in the . for their new wave-era singles. History Never Repeats: The Best of Split Enz collects all of the major singles from the band's A&M albums in a single-disc package. For the casual fan, there is no better starting point. The Australian issue is far superior as a career overview, however, as it covers their pre-hit period beginning in the mid-'70s and adds a rare mix of "Late Last Night.
|A1||I Got You|
|A2||Hard Act To Follow|
|A3||Six Months In A Leaky Boat|
|A4||What's The Matter With You|
|A5||One Step Ahead|
|A6||I See Red|
|B1||Message To My Girl|
|B2||History Never Repeats|
|B3||I Hope I Never|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – A&M Records, Inc.
- Copyright (c) – A&M Records, Inc.
- Manufactured By – A&M Records Of Canada Limited
- Distributed By – A&M Records Of Canada Limited
- Bass – Nigel Griggs
- Drums – Malcolm Green (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A5, B2, B3, B5)
- Drums, Percussion – Noel Crombie (tracks: A3, A6, B1, B4)
- Guitar, Vocals – Neil Finn
- Keyboards – Eddie Rayner
- Liner Notes – Cary Darling, Tim Finn
- Vocals – Tim Finn
NotesVariant; Black shell with A & B embossed on each side with J card back typesetting different showing distributed by.
© 1987 A&M Records, Inc. This Compilation ℗ 1987 A&M Records, Inc.
J-card: CS 69980
Foldout J-card with Credits / Liner Notes
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 0 7502-69980-4 4
- Price Code: D
|SP-3289||Split Enz||History Never Repeats (The Best Of Split Enz) (LP, Comp)||A&M Records||SP-3289||US||1987|
|CD 3289, DX 2069||Split Enz||History Never Repeats (The Best Of Split Enz) (CD, Comp)||A&M Records, A&M Records||CD 3289, DX 2069||US||1987|
|CS 69980, CS-69980||Split Enz||History Never Repeats (The Best Of Split Enz) (Cass, Comp)||A&M Records, A&M Records||CS 69980, CS-69980||Canada||1987|
|CD 3289||Split Enz||History Never Repeats (The Best Of Split Enz) (CD, Comp)||A&M Records||CD 3289||Canada||1987|
|393 289-2||Split Enz||History Never Repeats (The Best Of Split Enz) (CD, Comp)||A&M Records||393 289-2||Germany||1987|