Erpland

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Erpland
Studio album by Ozric Tentacles
Released June 25, 1990
Recorded Foel Studios, Powys, Wales
Rushmere, London
Genre Psychedelic rock, space rock, progressive rock
Length 73:43
Label Dovetail Records
Producer Ed Wynne
Ozric Tentacles chronology
Pungent Effulgent
(1989)
Erpland
(1990)
Strangeitude
(1991)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
DPRP (8.25/10)[2]

Erpland is the second studio album by British psychedelic rock band Ozric Tentacles. It was released on June 25, 1990 on Dovetail Records.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Eternal Wheel"   Ed Wynne, Mervin Pepler 8:20
2. "Toltec Spring"   Ed Wynne, Paul Hankin, John Egan 3:03
3. "Tidal Convergence"   Ozric Tentacles 7:14
4. "Sunscape"   Ozric Tentacles 4:02
5. "Mysticum Arabicola"   Ed Wynne 9:15
6. "Crackerblocks"   Ed Wynne 5:40
7. "The Throbbe"   Ed Wynne 6:22
8. "Erpland"   Ed Wynne 5:32
9. "Valley of a Thousand Thoughts"   Ed Wynne, Steve Everett 6:32
10. "Snakepit"   Ed Wynne, Mervin Pepler 3:18
11. "Iscence"   Roland Wynne, Mervin Pepler, John Egan 4:38
12. "A Gift of Wings"   Ed Wynne 9:47
Total length:
73:43

Credits[edit]

  • Ed Wynneguitar, synthesizers, production
  • Paul Hankin – percussion
  • Mervin Pepler – drums
  • John Egan – flute, voice
  • Roly Wynne – bass
  • Joie Hinton – synthesizer, sampling
  • Marcus Carcus – ethnic percussion
  • Tom Brooks – reggae bubbles
  • Generator John – tea, tambourine
  • Steve Everett – sampling

Notes[edit]

"Iscence" is one of very few songs by Ozric Tentacles to make use of noticeable vocals.

A live version of "The Throbbe", entitled "Live Throbbe", appears on Strangeitude and on the "Sploosh!" single.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "allmusic ((( Erpland > Overview )))". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2009-10-27. 
  2. ^ "DPRP CD Reviews - 1999 - Ozric Tentacles Special". www.dprp.net. Retrieved 2009-10-27.