Earth Crisis (album)
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|Studio album by Steel Pulse|
|Recorded||Horizon Studio, Coventry, England, 1983|
|Producer||Jimmy Haynes & Steel Pulse|
|Steel Pulse chronology|
Earth Crisis is a roots reggae album released by Steel Pulse in January 1984. It is Steel Pulse's fifth studio album. On the album, are pictures of American President Ronald Reagan, Soviet leader Yuri Andropov, the late Pope John Paul II, a Ku Klux Klansman, a Vietnamese refugee, and other historical pictures.
Earth Crisis peaked at #154 on The Billboard 200 chart in 1984.
All tracks written by David Hinds.
- "Steppin' Out" – 4:02
- "Tightrope" – 4:10
- "Throne of Gold" – 4:25
- "Roller Skates" – 4:54
- "Earth Crisis" – 4:55
- "Bodyguard" – 4:26
- "Grab Education" – 6:12
- "Wild Goose Chase" – 5:40
Wild Goose Chase
"Wild Goose Chase" is the eighth song on this album. The song's lyrics are critical of the misuse of technology. The musicians who perform this song, however, make extensive use of electronic synthesizers, vocoders and talk boxes, which exemplify a harmless form of advanced tecnhnology, while contributing to the song's message and unique sound.
- Steve "Grizzly" Nesbitt - drums & percussion
- Selwyn "Bumbo" Brown - Keyboards & vocals
- David Hinds - Lead vox, rhythm, & Lead Guitar
- Alphonso Martin - percussion & vocals
- Ronald "Stepper" McQueen - Bass
- Jimmy Haynes - Bass & Lead Guitar
- Carl Atkins - Sax solo