Visions of Excess

Visions of Excess is the second album by the Golden Palominos. The band's line-up was substantially different from their first album. It includes a cover of Moby Grape's "Omaha", with Michael Stipe singing lead.

Visions of Excess
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Studio album by
Released1985
RecordedRadio City Music and Evergreen Studio Hall Studio
GenrePost-punk
Length37:09
LabelCelluloid
ProducerAnton Fier
The Golden Palominos chronology
The Golden Palominos
(1983)
Visions of Excess
(1985)
Blast of Silence
(1986)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert ChristgauB+[2]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Boy (Go)"Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Michael Stipe5:30
2."Clustering Train"Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Michael Stipe6:07
3."Omaha"Skip Spence3:11
4."The Animal Speaks"Robert Kidney4:07
5."Silver Bullet"Jack Bruce, Paul Cullum, Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Syd Straw5:09
6."(Kind of) True"Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Syd Straw4:47
7."Buenos Aires"Anton Fier, Nicky Skopelitis, Syd Straw3:48
8."Only One Party"Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Arto Lindsay4:30
 
Alternative album cover

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Visions of Excess". Allmusic. Retrieved November 29, 2012.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "The Golden Palominos: Visions of Excess". Robert Christgau.com. Retrieved November 29, 2012.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o Visions of Excess (album jacket). The Golden Palominos. New York, New York: Celluloid Records. 1985. Cell 6118.CS1 maint: others (link)

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