Chaos Is Me

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Chaos Is Me
Studio album by Orchid
Released 1999
Recorded God City Studios in spring 1999
Genre Screamo, emoviolence, powerviolence
Length 18:58
Label Ebullition
Producer Kurt Ballou
Orchid chronology
Orchid / Pig Destroyer
(1997)
Chaos Is Me
(1999)
Dance Tonight! Revolution Tomorrow!
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Sputnikmusic (4.0/5)[2]

Chaos Is Me is the debut studio album by American screamo band Orchid. It was released in 1999 through Ebullition Records.[3] Chaos Is Me heralded the change of the guard for extreme music, and brought both Amherst, Massachusetts and Hampshire College to the forefront of the scene's attention.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Le Desordre C'est Moi" – 2:05
  2. "Aesthetic Dialectic" – 1:42
  3. "In G and E" – 0:57
  4. "New Jersey vs. Valhalla" – 2:12
  5. "Weekend at the Fire Academy" – 0:56
  6. "Framecode" – 1:35
  7. "The Action Index" – 1:52
  8. "Death of a Modernist" – 0:53
  9. "Boy with No Arms" – 1:52
  10. "Invasion U.S.A." – 1:00
  11. "Epilogue of a Car Crash" – 3:54

Personnel[edit]

Orchid

  • Jayson Greene – vocals, lyrics
  • Will Killingsworth – guitar
  • Brad Wallace – bass
  • Jeff Salane – drums

Production

  • Produced by Kurt Ballou at God City Studios in spring 1999

References[edit]

  1. ^ Butler, Blake. "Chaos Is Me > Overview". Allmusic. Retrieved February 2, 2010. 
  2. ^ Eli Kleman (October 10, 2010). "Orchid - Chaos Is Me (staff review)". Sputnikmusic. Retrieved August 7, 2012. 
  3. ^ Ebullition Records Catalog