Gold and Green (OOIOO album)

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Gold and Green
Studio album by OOIOO
Released September 6, 2000
Genre Psychedelic
Label Shock City/Trattoria, Ape Sounds, Thrill Jockey
OOIOO chronology
Feather Float
(1999)
Gold and Green
(2000)
Kila Kila Kila
(2003)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 81/100 [1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]
Stylus Magazine B [3]

Gold and Green is the third album by the Japanese band OOIOO, a side-project of Boredoms member Yoshimi P-We.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Guests Length
1. "moss trumpeter"     3:04
2. "てくてくtune"     2:53
3. "Grow Sound Tree"     6:51
4. "mountain book"  
  • Kyoko - Vocals
  • Yoshida Atuhisa - Bass, Santoor
  • Seiichi Yamamoto - Melody
  • Sean Lennon - Chorus
  • Yuka Honda - Piano
  • Yuzawa Hironori - Tabla
7:04
5. "I’m a song"     7:45
6. "fossil"  
  • Kyoko - Vocals
3:48
7. "ina吹くの森"  
  • L?K?O - Turntables
3:24
8. "unu"     0:51
9. "idbi"     0:37
10. "木6列車"     5:13
11. "emeraldragonfly"  
  • Kyoko - Vocals
  • Yuzawa Hironori - Kanjira
  • Atari - Congas
7:21
12. "return to NOW!!!"  
  • L?K?O - Turntables
4:30

Personnel[edit]

  • Yoshimi P-We - Guitar, Vocals, Trumpet, Flute, Synthesizer, Flute, Wind Chimes, Drums, Santoor, Chimes, Djembe, Triangle, Surdo
  • Maki - Bass
  • Yoshico - Drums, Maracas
  • Kayano - Guitar, Vocals

Guests[edit]

Green and Gold contains many guest artists, most notably Sean Lennon and Yuka Honda.[4]

  • Kyoko - Vocals (tracks 4, 6, 11)
  • Yoshida Atuhisa - Bass, Santoor (track 4)
  • Seiichi Yamamoto - Melody (track 4)
  • Sean Lennon - Chorus (track 4)
  • Yuka Honda - Piano (track 4)
  • Yuzawa Hironori - Tabla (track 4), Kanjira (track 11)
  • L?K?O - Turntables (tracks 7, 12)
  • Atari - Congas (track 11)

Production[edit]

  • Hara Kouichi - Engineer, Mixing
  • Wayama Hiroko - Executive Producer
  • Koizumi Yuka - Mastering
  • Yoshimi P-We - Mixing, Producer

Artwork[edit]

  • Cover Work - Miyano Tayuka (& Grafika) & Yoshimi P-We
  • Guidebook Drawing - Fukuta Seigo
  • Photography - Yoshimi P-We

Releases information[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalog
 Japan September 6, 2000 Shock City[5] CD 007 PSCR-5912
 Japan December 12, 2001 Ape Sounds LP ASVL-005
 USA September 2004 Thrill Jockey[6] CD 160

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gold And Green Reviews, Ratings, Credits, and More". Metacritic. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
  2. ^ Phares, Heather. Gold and Green at AllMusic
  3. ^ Macdonald, Cameron (8 September 2005). "OOIOO - Gold & Green". Stylus Magazine. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
  4. ^ Gold and Green at Discogs. Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  5. ^ "Gold and Green". Official OOIOO Discography. ooioo. Retrieved 18 May 2012. 
  6. ^ "Gold and Green by OOIOO". Thrill Jockey Records. Retrieved 18 May 2012.