Who Has a My Generation Box Set Due

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Wasn’t there supposed to be a question mark in that headline?

By Barbi Martinez

The Who have slated Nov. 18 as the official reissue date for their iconic ’65 debut, The Who Sings My Generation. Whoops, that’s what we Yanks call it – in the UK, the original country of release, it was simply My Generation. Whatever.

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Anyway, the ‘oo now has a 5-CD expanded version stuffed with tons of material that never made it to the previous expanded/remastered versions. See the full tracklist, below. Look for it in a month, on November 18, with 3-LP and 2-LP vinyl iterations due on February 10. Over at the NME you can read some of Pete Townshend’s comments about the reissue.

Disc One (Original Abum – Mono Mixes)

1. “Out in the Street”
2. “I Don’t Mind”
3. “The Good’s Gone”
4. “La-La-La Lies”
5. “Much Too Much”
6. “My Generation”
7. “The Kids Are Alright”
8. “Please, Please, Please”
9. “It’s Not True”
10. “I’m a Man”
11. “A Legal Matter”
12. “The Ox”

Disc Two (Original Album – New Stereo Mixes)

1. “Out in the Street”
2. “I Don’t Mind”
3. “The Good’s Gone”
4. “La-La-La Lies”
5. “Much Too Much”
6. “My Generation”
7. “The Kids Are Alright”
8. “Please, Please, Please”
9. “It’s Not True”
10. “I’m a Man”
11. “A Legal Matter”
12. “The Ox”

Disc Three (Mono Mixes – Bonus Tracks)

1. “I Can’t Explain”
2. “Bald Headed Woman”
3. “Daddy Rolling Stone”
4. “Leaving Here”
5. “Lubie, Come Back Home”
6. “Shout and Shimmy”
7. “(Love Is Like a) Heatwave”
8. “Motoring”
9. “Anytime You Want Me”
10. “Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere”
11. “Instant Party Mixture”
12. “Circles”
13. “Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere (French EP Mix)”
14. “Out in the Street (Alternate Guitar Break)”
15. “Out in the Street (Alternate Early Vocal)”
16. “I Don’t Mind (Full Length)”
17. “The Good’s Gone (Full Length)”
18. “My Generation (Alternate Version)”
19. “I’m a Man (Version Two – Early Vocal)”
20. “Daddy Rolling Stone (Alternate Take)”
21. “Lubie (Alternate Mix)”
22. “Shout and Shimmy (Alternate mix)”
23. “Circles (Alternate Mix)”

Disc Four (Stereo Mixes – Bonus Tracks)

1. “Out in the Street (Alternate – Take One)”
2. “I Don’t Mind (Full Length Version)”
3. “The Good’s Gone (Full Length Version)”
4. “My Generation (Instrumental Version)”
5. “The Kids Are Alright (Alternate – Take One)”
6. “I Can’t Explain”
7. “Bald Headed Woman”
8. “Daddy Rolling Stone”
9. “Daddy Rolling Stone (Alternate Version)”
10. “Leaving Here”
11. “Lubie, Come Back Home”
12. “Shout and Shimmy”
13. “(Love Is Like a) Heatwave”
14. “Motoring”
15. “Anytime You Want Me”
16. “Instant Party Mixture”
17. “Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere”
18. “Circles (New Mix)”
19. “Daddy Rolling Stone (Alternate Take B – New Mix)”
20. “Out in the Street (Alternate Take 2)”
21. “I’m a Man (Alternate – New Mix)”

Disc Five (Demos)

1. “My Generation (Version Three)”
2. “My Generation (Version Two – Fragment)”
3. “The Girls I Could’ve Had”
4. “It’s Not True”
5. “As Children We Grew”
6. “Legal Matter”
7. “Sunrise (Version One)”
8. “Much Too Much”
9. “My Own Love”
10. “La-La-La Lies”
11. “The Good’s Gone”

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