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4.40 | 16 ratings | 1 reviews | 67% 5 stars

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Boxset/Compilation, released in 2011

Songs / Tracks Listing

- Kansas (1974)
- Song For America (1975)
- Masque (1975)
- Leftoverture (1976)
- Point Of Know Return (1977)
- Two For The Show (2 CDs) (1978)
- Monolith (1979)
- Audio Visions (1980)
- Vinyl Confessions (1982)
- Drastic Measures (1983)

Line-up / Musicians

- Steve Walsh / vocals and keyboards
- Robbie Steinhardt / vocals and violin
- Kerry Livgren / guitars and keyboards
- Phil Ehart / drums
- Dave Hope / bass
- Rich Williams / guitars

- John Elefante / vocals and keyboards
- Robby Steinhardt / vocals and violin
- Kerry Livgren / keyboards and guitars
- Phil Ehart / drums
- Dave Hope / bass
- Rich Williams / electric & acoustic guitars

Releases information

Release date: September 2011
Label: Legacy/Pop Market

Contains remastered CD editions of the ten albums released on Kirshner and CBS Records between 1974 and 1983.
Includes live and rare bonus tracks; Two for the Show is expanded to two CDs of live performances.
Each individual album is packaged in a replica mini-LP style sleeve reproducing that album's original cover art.

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KANSAS The Classic Albums Collection 1974-1983 ratings distribution

(16 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(67%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(27%)
Good, but non-essential (7%)
Collectors/fans only (0%)
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4 stars Wow! How can you go wrong with this box set which contains all of Kansas's best releases. SONG FOR AMERICA, MASQUE, POINT OF KNOW RETURN, LEFTOVERTURE, TWO FOR THE SHOW, MONOLITH, are here as well as some lesser albums like AUDIOVISIONS, and the awful DRASTIC MEASURES and VINYL CONFESSIONS. Take the ... (read more)

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