Slade Alive!


Slade Alive!

Infobox Album |
Name = Slade Alive!
Type = Live album
Artist = Slade


Released = March 24, 1972
Recorded = 1971, London
Genre = Hard rock
Length = 39:00
Label = Polydor Records (UK)
Producer = Chas Chandler
Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:g9fixqu5ldhe link]
Last album = "Play It Loud"
(1970)
This album = "Slade Alive!"
(1972)
Next album = "Slayed?"
(1972)

"Slade Alive!" was a live album released by the British glam/hard rock band Slade. The album was released on March 24, 1972, and reached No. 2 on the UK Charts. It has also been consistently voted as one of the all-time Top 10 greatest live albums ever released.

The album contains original songs, plus cover versions of songs by Ten Years After, The Lovin' Spoonful, Bobby Marchan, and Steppenwolf.

In 2006 Salvo Records re-issued the tracks as part of the collection "Slade Alive - the Live Anthology".

Track listing

# "Hear Me Calling" - 5:46 (Alvin Lee)
# "In Like a Shot from My Gun" - 3:33 (Holder/Lea/Powell)
# "Darling Be Home Soon" - 5:43 (John Sebastian)
# "Know Who You Are" - 3:37 (Holder/Lea/Hill/Powell)
# "Keep on Rocking" - 6:29 (Holder/Lea/Hill/Powell)
# "Get Down and Get with It" - 5:33 (Bobby Marchan)
# "Born to Be Wild" - 8:12 (Mars Bonfire)

Chart positions

Personnel

*Noddy Holder - lead vocals, rhythm guitar
*Dave Hill - lead guitar
*Jim Lea - bass guitar
*Don Powell - drums

*Chas Chandler - producer

succession box
before = "Thick as a Brick" by Jethro Tull
title = Australian Kent Music Report number-one album
years = September 25 - October 22 1972
December 11 1972 - February 4 1973
after = "Catch Bull at Four" by Cat Stevens


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