Above - 2013 European Music On Vinyl 2LP Set - RSD 2013 - All Products - Sound Station

Above - 2013 European Music On Vinyl 2LP Set - RSD 2013

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2013 European Music On Vinyl label 10-track 2LP - the first reissue of iconic Seattle grunge supercombo featuring Alice in Chains frontman Layne Staley, Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready, and Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin and in the periphery The Walkabouts's John Baker Saunders.

The 2013 reissue was pressed as a 180 g vinyl pressing - manufactured to collide with Record Store Day 2013 - limited and machine numbered.

'Above' features the 1995 singles "River of Deceit", "I Don't Know Anything" and "Long Gone Day" - the reissue incorporates 4 additional unreleased tracks as well as a newly remixed version of 'I Don't Wanna Be A Solidier' from the 1995 Lennon tribute?.

Vinyls are housed in black polylined and die cut inner sleeves - ultimately in a gatefold picture cover with artwork derived from the original 1995 issue - great inner spread photos.

Condition: 2xM- (Vinyl and Labels)/M- (Cover):
Shiny, perfect vinyl - perfect cover, perfect stickers - ?as new? condition.


Side 1:
1. Wake Up 7:38
2. X-Ray Mind 5:12
3. River of Deceit 5:04

Side 2:
4. I'm Above (Barrett Martin, Mike McCready, Mark Lanegan) 5:44
5. Artificial Red 6:16
6. Lifeless Dead 4:29
7. I Don't Know Anything 5:01

Side 3:
8. Long Gone Day (Barrett Martin, Mike McCready, Mark Lanegan) 4:52
9. November Hotel 7:08
10. All Alone 4:12
11. Interlude (Mike McCready) 0:43
12. Locomotive (Barrett Martin, Mike McCready, Mark Lanegan, John Baker Saunders) 4:33

Side 4:
13. Black Book Of Fear (Barrett Martin, Mike McCready, Mark Lanegan, Peter Buck, (Barrett Martin, Mike McCready, Mark Lanegan, John Baker Saunders) 6:05
14. Slip Away (Barrett Martin, Mike McCready, Mark Lanegan, John Baker Saunders) 5:38
15. I Don't Wanna Be A Soldier (Remix) (John Lennon) 5:52

All lyrics by Layne Staley, except track 15. All music by Mad Season, except where noted

The original album was recorded and mixed winter 1994 at Bad Animals Studio, Seattle, Washington
Track 15 is recorded at Bad Animals, mixed at Trailmix Studios
Tracks 12 - 14 are recorded at Ironwood Studios, Seattle, WA., USA, mixed at Trailmix Studios
Mastered at Gastwirt Mastering, Oak Park, CA., USA
Lacquer cut at Cohearent Audio. North Hills, CA., USA
Pressed by Record Industry, Haarlem, Netherlands

Mad Season
Barrett Martin - drums, percussion, double bass, cello, marimba, vibraphone
Mike McCready - lead and rhythm electric and acoustic guitars
John Baker Saunders - bass guitar
Layne Staley - vocals, rhythm guitar, illustrations

Additional musicians:
Mark Lanegan - vocals on I'm Above, Long Gone Day, Locomotive, Black Book Of Fear and Slip Away
Skerik (Nalgas Sin Carne) - saxophone on Long Gone Day

Technical Credits:
Brett Eliason - production, engineer, mix (Original Album)
Mad Season - production
Barrett Martin - Compilation Producer
Sony Felho & Sam Hofstedt - 2nd Engineers(Original Album)
Floyd Reitsma & John Burton - Recording engineer (Tracks 12 - 14)
Alain Johannes - Vocals Recording Engineer (tracks 12 - 14)
Sam Hofstedt - assistant engineering
Howie Weinberg - mastering

Mad Season - art direction (Original album)
Regan Hagär - art direction
Jim Lane - Project Direction For Legacy
Lance Mercer - photography
Gabrielle Raumberger, Frank Chi - design
Layne Staley - illustrations
Artist Mad Season
Media 2LP
Catalogue no MOVLP169
Country Europe
Label Music On Vinyl
Year 2013
Grading 2xM- (Vinyl and Labels)/M- (Cover)
Genre Rock
Sub Genre 1 Grunge
Sub Genre 2 Alternative Rock
Condition Used