Boston ‎– Third Stage


MCA Records ‎– MCA-6188
Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
Hard Rock, Classic Rock


A1 Amanda 4:16
A2 We're Ready 3:58
The Launch (2:55)
A3a Countdown
A3b Ignition
A3c Third Stage Separation
A4 Cool The Engines

Written By – T. Scholz, F. Sheehan, B. DelpWritten-By – F. Sheehan*

A5 My Destination 2:19
B1 A New World

Written-By – J. Masdea*

B2 To Be A Man 3:30
B3 I Think I Like It

Lead Guitar – Gary PihlWritten By – T. Scholz, J. EnglishWritten-By – J. English*

B4 Can'tcha Say (You Believe In Me) / Still In Love

Written By [Can'tcha Say (You Believe In Me)] – G. Green, T. Scholz, B. DelpWritten By [Still In Love] – T. Scholz, B. DelpWritten-By [Can'tcha Say (You Believe In Me)] – G. Green*

B5 Still In Love

Written By – T. Scholz, B. Delp

B6 Hollyann 5:09
Companies, etc.

Manufactured By – MCA Records Canada
Distributed By – MCA Records Canada
Copyright (c) – MCA Records, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – MCA Records, Inc.
Recorded At – Tom Scholz Hideaway Studio
Mastered At – Masterdisk
Copyright (c) – Hideaway Hits
Copyright (c) – Gerry Green
Copyright (c) – Perceptive Music (2)


Drums [On Numerous Tracks], Percussion [On Numerous Tracks] – Jim Masdea
Lead Vocals, Harmony Vocals – Brad Delp
Producer, Engineer, Arranged By [With A Little Help From His Friends], Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Guitar [Guitar 'violins'], Acoustic Guitar, Grand Piano, Electric Piano [Electric Pianos], Bass Guitar, Organ [Hammond, Theatre], Drums [Some Drums], Sounds [Rocket Ignition, Thunderstorms, Unidentified Flying Objects], Liner Notes – Tom Scholz
Written-By – B. Delp* (tracks: A4, B4, B5), T. Scholz* (tracks: A1 to A5, B2 to B7)

Released with an inner lyric sleeve.

Tracks A3a to A3c are listed on the label but not the jacket or sleeve.

©1986 MCA Records, Inc. ℗1986 MCA Records, Inc.

Recorded at Tom Scholz Hideaway Studio between floods and power failures. Mastered at Masterdisk, NYC.

An all-analog recording with no synthesizers. Musical equipment used for this release includes: Les Paul Goldtop with DiMarzio Supers: Gibson bass with Fender Jazz pick-up; Hammond M-3 and Leslie; Conn theatre organ («The Launch»); Old Wurlitzer piano and CP70 electric grand; Rockman Chorus; A real Steinway (thanks Blue Jay); Off-brand drums with Zildjian overhead; Custom prom-stored drums (Thanks Neil, Digi drums) used on a couple of cuts; Rockman IIB, X100 and Sustainor.

Tracks A1 to B3, B5, B6 ©1986 Hideaway Hits (ASCAP).
Track B4 ©1986 Gerry Green DBA Perceptive Music (ASCAP)/Hideaway Hits (ASCAP).
Track A1 recorded in 1980-81.
Tracks A2, A4 recorded in 1981.
Track A3 recorded in 1981-82.
Track B1 recorded in 1982, 85.
Track B2 recorded in 1984-85.
Track B3 recorded in 1985-86.
Track B4 recorded in 1981, 82, 83.
Track B5 recorded in 1983
Track B6 recorded in 1980, 81, 82, 1984-85.

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Media Condition
Near Mint (NM or M-)

Sleeve Condition
Near Mint (NM or M-)