Here, at last on CD, is the double album documenting the series of concerts
held at Madison Square Garden in 1979 to fight the spread of nuclear power.
Many of the top names in late-'70s rock appeared, which is why this has been such a hot collectors'
item on vinyl. Check this lineup out- Devil with the Blue Dress On Medley
Jackson Browne w/Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band; Angel from Montgomery Bonnie Raitt;
Long Time Gone CS&N; Cry to Me Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers; Mockingbird James Taylor & Carly Simon; Takin' It to the Streets Doobie Brothers w/James Taylor, and more.
The highest-charting benefit album of all time!
No Nukes: The Muse Concerts For a Non-Nuclear Future was a 1979 triple live album that contained selections from the September 1979 Madison Square Garden concerts by the Musicians United for Safe Energy collective. Jackson Browne, Graham Nash, Bonnie Raitt, and John Hall were the key organizers of the event and guiding forces behind the album.
This was the first official appearance of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's much ballyhooed live act on record, and their "Detroit Medley", a staple of the encores of their regular shows, achieved considerable album-oriented rock airplay. Otherwise the album did not get much radio attention, as many of the artists held back their best-known material from appearing on it or emphasized collaborative performances. The album was certified a gold record by the RIAA in September 1980. It was reissued as a two-CD set by Elektra Records in October 1997.
The No Nukes film was also released in May 1980 from this event, although it contained somewhat varying contents from this album.
01. The Doobie Brothers – Dependin' On You (04:15)
02. Bonnie Raitt – Runaway (03:44)
03. Bonnie Raitt – Angel From Montgomery (03:42)
04. John Hall – Plutonium Is Forever (03:13)
05. The Doobie Brothers, John Hall & James Taylor – Power (04:44)
06. James Taylor, Carly Simon & Graham Nash – The Times They Are A-Changin' (03:07)
07. Graham Nash – Cathedral (05:56)
08. Jackson Browne & Graham Nash – The Crow On The Cradle (04:58)
09. Jackson Browne – Before The Deluge (06:07)
10. Nicolette Larson & The Doobie Brothers – Lotta Love (03:25)
11. Ry Cooder – Little Sister (03:45)
12. Sweet Honey In The Rock – A Woman (01:18)
13. Gil Scott-Heron – We Almost Lost Detroit (04:39)
14. Jesse Colin Young – Get Together (04:36)
01. Raydio – You Can't Change That (03:18)
02. Chaka Khan – Once You Get Started (05:00)
03. James Taylor – Captain Jim's Drunken Dream (04:12)
04. James Taylor – Honey Don't Leave L.A. (03:27)
05. James Taylor & Carly Simon – Mockingbird (03:42)
06. Poco – Heart Of The Night (06:00)
07. Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Cry To Me (03:21)
08. Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne & The E-Street Band – Stay (04:14)
09. Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band – Medley: Devil With The Blue Dress / Good Golly, Miss Molly / Jenny Take A Ride (04:31)
10. Crosby, Stills & Nash – You Don't Have To Cry (02:55)
11. Crosby, Stills & Nash – Long Time Gone (05:16)
12. Crosby, Stills & Nash – Teach Your Children (02:55)
13. The Doobie Brothers & James Taylor – Takin' It To The Streets (04:04)