Black Widow (Black Widow album)

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Black Widow
Studio album by Black Widow
Released 1971 (original release on CBS in various countries); reissued in 2005 on Air Mail Archive for Japan and Italy, and in 2006 on Repertoire Records for Germany
Recorded 1970-1971
Genre Hard rock
Length 47:50
Label CBS
Producer Patrick Meehan Jr.
Black Widow chronology
Sacrifice
(1970)
Black Widow
(1971)
III
(1972)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Black Widow is the eponymous second album by English rock band Black Widow.[2] It was issued in 1971 on CBS Records[2] (the same year Black Sabbath's Master of Reality was released[3]) and was produced by Patrick Meehan Jr.[4] On Black Widow, the occult-based lyrical themes that had dominated the band's debut disappeared.[1][4][5]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Tears & Wine" - 8:58 (Geoff Griffith, Jim Gannon, Kip Trevor, Romeo Challenger, Zoot Taylor)[4]
  2. "The Gypsy" - 4:33 (Gannon)[4]
  3. "Bridge Passage" - 0:30 (Griffith)[4]
  4. "When My Mind Was Young" - 5:12 (Griffith, Gannon)[4]
  5. "The Journey" - 5:52 (Gannon, Trevor, Taylor)[4]
  6. "Poser" - 7:46 (Griffith, Gannon, Trevor, Challenger, Taylor)[4]
  7. "Mary Clark" - 4:07 (Gannon, Bill Litchfield)[4]
  8. "Wait Until Tomorrow" - 3:24 (Gannon)[4]
  9. "An Afterthought" - 1:12 (Griffith, Gannon, Trevor, Challenger, Taylor)[4]
  10. "Legend of Creation" - 5:58 (Gannon)[4]

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Black Widow - Black Widow". Allmusic. Retrieved 27 February 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Black Widow Discography". The Black Widow Abode. Retrieved 27 February 2013.
  3. ^ Huey, Steve. "Master of Reality - Black Sabbath". Allmusic. Retrieved 27 February 2013.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r "Black Widow - Black Widow (1971)". The Black Widow Abode. Retrieved 27 February 2013.
  5. ^ "Black Widow Biography". The Black Widow Abode. Retrieved 27 February 2013.

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