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Cult Classic is the twelfth studio album by Blue Öyster Cult. It was released in June 1994 by Herald Records. The album contains re-recorded versions of prior songs, updated to sound similar to their live performances.

Cult Classic was released in Europe as Champions of Rock, and was given an alternative cover. It was re-released in Europe again in 2002 as E.T.I. Revisited.


Blue Öyster Cult

  • Eric Bloom – lead vocals, guitar, keyboards, producer
  • Donald "Buck Dharma" Roeser – lead guitar, vocals, keyboards, producer
  • Allen Lanier – keyboards, guitar
  • Jon Rogers – bass, backing vocals
  • Chuck Bürgi – drums, backing vocals


  • Jeff Kawalek – producer, engineer
  • Danny Madorski – engineer
  • Mick Gormaley – digital editing
  • Steve Schenck – executive producer
  • Melne – cover art
  • Hughesgroup – additional design

Track listing

  • + - Title as it appears on the album
# Title Writer(s) Lead vocals Length
1 Don't Fear The Reaper+ Roeser Roeser 5:05
2 E.T.I. (Extra Terrestrial Intelligence) Roeser, Pearlman Bloom 5:13
3 M.E. 262+ Pearlman, Bloom, Roeser Bloom 3:08
4 This Ain't the Summer of Love Krugman, A. Bouchard, Donald Waller Bloom 2:43
5 Burning For You+ Roeser, Meltzer Roeser 3:47
6 O.D.'d on Life Itself Bloom, A. Bouchard, J. Bouchard, Pearlman Bloom 4:52
7 Flaming Telepaths A. Bouchard, Bloom, Pearlman, Roeser Bloom 6:06
8 Godzilla Roeser Bloom 3:40
9 Astronomy J. Bouchard, A. Bouchard, Pearlman Bloom 8:45
10 Cities on Flame with Rock 'N' Roll+ Pearlman, Roeser, A. Bouchard Bloom 4:06
11 Harvester of Eyes Roeser, Bloom, Meltzer Bloom 3:57
12 Buck's Boogie Roeser Instrumental 6:51
13 Don't Fear The Reaper (TV Mix) Roeser Roeser 5:05
14 Godzilla (TV Mix) Roeser Bloom 3:40
Studio albums Blue Öyster CultTyranny and MutationSecret Treaties
Agents of FortuneSpectresMirrorsCultösaurus Erectus
Fire of Unknown OriginThe Revölution by NightClub NinjaImaginosCult ClassicHeaven Forbid
Curse of the Hidden MirrorThe Symbol Remains
Live albums On Your Feet or on Your KneesSome Enchanted EveningExtraterrestrial LiveA Long Day's Night
Hard Rock Live Cleveland 2014
40th Anniversary - Agents of Fortune - Live 2016
iHeart Radio Theater N.Y.C. 2012
Other albums Bad ChannelsSt. Cecilia: The Elektra Recordings
The Columbia Albums Collectiön
(RaritiesRadios Appear: The Best of the BroadcastsHarvester of Lives)