Standing On The Shoulder Of Giants has lengthy been thought-about a low level in Oasis’ discography — maybe absolutely the nadir. There are some followers who may argue that’s a bit excessive, and I is likely to be one among them. The album virtually undoubtedly suffered coming off the band’s insane ’90s run, however it’s received numerous gems on it and, I’d argue, is a little more attention-grabbing than the stronger however extra workmanlike albums they cranked out in direction of the tip.
Liam Gallagher at all times has loads of Oasis songs in his reside units, significantly opening and shutting the present with the most important hits again to again. That, in fact, virtually completely comes from Oasis’ first two albums. However final evening at Manchester’s Etihad Stadium, he took a left flip and carried out the Standing On The Shoulder Of Giants nearer “Roll It Over.” When Oasis had been nonetheless collectively, loads of songs from Standing had been carried out at one time limit, however by no means “Roll It Over.”
Now, Liam’s lastly given it its first run 22 years later. “That is for the old-school Oasis followers, cuz you’ll bear in mind it,” he stated when introducing the track. Test it out beneath.