76 minutes of "thinking-man's metal," courtesy of Blue Oyster Cult! Includes all their hits- (Don't Fear) The Reaper; Burnin' for You; In Thee, and Shooting Shark -plus Godzilla; Joan Crawford; Black Blade; The Red & the Black; I Love the Night ; Astronomy, and six more Cult classics. Go Unlimited. Start your day free trial. These hard rock pioneers from New England weren't afraid to mix lyrics with themes from science fiction, melody with their heavy metal riffs. This 15 track compilation features all your favorites including "(Don't Fear) the Reaper", "Burnin for You", "Godzilla", "Death Valley Nights" and more. Aug 15, Blue Oyster Cult rose from the ashes of the Stalk Forest Group to become of the nation's all-time greatest hard-rock ensembles. They had an incredible run of classic albums from the mid '70 through the early '80s, combining street-level rock 'n' roll with more cerebral elements of poetry and literature.
Don't Fear the Reaper: The Best of Blue Öyster Cult is a compilation album by the American hard rock band Blue Öyster Cult. The album was released in and features songs from the band's debut album up through The Revölution by Night (). Jul 20, Enter a clandestine world of S&M-loving siblings, invading extra-terrestrials and naked motorcycle gangs, as we explore 10 of Blue Oyster Cult's underrated best. Sep 18, “Looking through a list of Blue Öyster Cult's material, certain songs jump out at me, and none are the so-called hits!” says Eric Bloom of his challenge. “There's nothing wrong with our big songs, of course. But maybe I've played them too many times. Those songs are great, and I probably wouldn't have been.
Based on over votes from visitors like you. Place your vote on the list of Greatest Blue Oyster Cult Songs. The Blue Oyster Cult is such an overlook and underrated band. I would agree that their is not one stand out album, but a number of very good albums, but that does not mean that they didn't put out some great tracks. Don't Fear the Reaper is their biggest hit and widely known; yet their are some fantastic songs utilizing great.