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Blind Melon - Blind Melon

Vinyl LP repressing. BLIND MELON was the eponymous debut album by acclaimed rock band Blind Melon, released in 1992, featuring breakthrough single 'No Rain'. Fronted by singer Shannon Hoon (who can be heard doing backing vocals on Guns N Roses' Use Your Illusion I and II) Blind Melon had a distinctive sound, influenced by Southern Rock and Psychedelic Rock. Songs like 'Soak the Sin' and 'Tones of Home' evoke Hard Rock with a funky sound; 'Time' resembles Grateful Dead-style improvisational music and acoustic songs like 'Change' and 'No Rain' hinted at Pop and Folk influences. The band recorded the bulk of the album with producer Rick Parashar (who had produced Pearl Jam's 'Ten') at London Bridge Studio in Seattle, Washington. Blind Melon's production is marked by the use of outdated amplifiers and other antiquated studio technology. Modern studio effects were not used in it's production as the band wanted to create a pure and intimate sounding record.

 

Tracklist

1 Soak the Sin

2 Tones of Home

3 I Wonder

4 Paper Scratcher

5 Dear Ol' Dad

6 Change

7 No Rain

8 Deserted

9 Sleepyhouse

10 Holyman

11 Seed to a Tree

12 Drive

13 Time

Blind Melon - Blind Melon

SKU: 600753440377
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  • FORMAT: LP Vinyl

    LABEL: MUSIC ON VINYL

    CATALOG NO: MOVLP1100

    BARCODE: 0600753440377

    GENRE: Rock/Pop

    NO OF DISCS: 1

    RELEASE DATE: 5/12/2014

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