Steve Miller Band performs at Hard Rock Live

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LISTEN: Steve Miller Band Shares Previously Unreleased Version of "Space Cowboy"; Announces 'Ultimate Hits' Collection

August 9, 2017

Steve Miller Band fans have a nice new treat to look forward to: Ultimate Hits. The career-spanning compilation set is due for a September 15 release digitally and on CD. The set will also be available on vinyl October 27.

Curated by frontman Steve Miller himself, Ultimate Hits will include classic favorites (“The Joker,” “Fly Like an Eagle,” etc.), previously unreleased gems, and other rarities.

One of those previously unreleased tracks is the below live version of “Space Cowboy,” which was premiered exclusively via Rolling Stone. (The studio version of the track first appeared on the band’s 1969 album Brave New World.)

Space Cowboy (Live / Audio) by Steve Miller Band on VEVO.

Ultimate Hits track list:

  1. Harmony of the Spheres 2 (Remastered 2017)
  2. Steve Miller Age 5 Talking To His Godfather Les Paul (Remastered 2017)
  3. Take the Money and Run (Remastered 2017)
  4. Rock'n Me (Remastered 2017)
  5. The Stake (Remastered 2017)
  6. Threshold (Remastered 2017)
  7. Jet Airliner (Remastered 2017)
  8. The Joker (Remastered 2017)
  9. Abracadabra (Remastered 2017)
  10. Jungle Love (Remastered 2017)
  11. Swingtown (Remastered 2017)
  12. Dance, Dance, Dance (Remastered 2017)
  13. Serenade From the Stars (Remastered 2017)
  14. Space Intro (Remastered 2017)
  15. Fly Like an Eagle (Remastered 2017)
  16. Wild Mountain Honey (Remastered 2017)
  17. Living In the U.S.A. (Live)
  18. Space Cowboy (Live)
  19. Seasons
  20. I Want To Make the World Turn Around (Remastered 2017)
  21. Winter Time (Remastered 2017)
  22. The Window (Remastered 2017)

 

Ultimate Hits (Deluxe Edition) track list:

CD 1

  1. Steve Miller Age 5 Talking To His Godfather Les Paul (Remastered 2017)
  2. Gangster of Love (Live)
  3. The Joker (Remastered 2017)    
  4. Baby's Callin' Me Home
  5. My Dark Hour (Remastered 2017)
  6. Little Girl (Remastered 2017)
  7. Living In the U.S.A. (Live)
  8. Space Cowboy (Live)
  9. Seasons
  10. Journey From Eden (Remastered 2017)
  11. Shu Ba Da Du Ma Ma Ma (Remastered 2017)
  12. Going To Mexico (Remastered 2017)
  13. Kow Kow Calculator (Remastered 2017)
  14. Come On In My Kitchen (Live / Remastered 2017)
  15. Sugar Babe (Live)
  16. The Lovin' Cup (Live)
  17. Dance, Dance, Dance (Remastered 2017)             
  18. Take the Money and Run (Remastered 2017)
  19. Rock'n Me (Remastered 2017)
  20. Space Intro (Remastered 2017)
  21. Fly Like an Eagle (Remastered 2017)

CD 2

  1. Wild Mountain Honey (Remastered 2017)
  2. The Window (Remastered 2017)
  3. Take the Money and Run (Demo)
  4. In the Midnight Hour
  5. Jungle Love (Remastered 2017)
  6. Threshold
  7. Jet Airliner (Remastered 2017)
  8. The Stake (Remastered 2017)   
  9. Swingtown (Remastered 2017)
  10. Serenade From the Stars (Remastered 2017)
  11. True Fine Love (Remastered 2017)
  12. Heart Like a Wheel (Remastered 2017)
  13. Abracadabra (Remastered 2017)
  14. I Want To Make the World Turn Around (Remastered 2017)
  15. Italian X Rays (Remastered 2017)
  16. Don't Cha Know
  17. Cry, Cry, Cry (Remastered 2017)
  18. Stranger Blues (Remastered 2017)
  19. Behind the Barn (Remastered 2017)