March (Michael Penn album)

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March
Studio album by Michael Penn
Released September 1989 (1989-09)
Recorded Zeitgeist Studios, Los Angeles, California
Genre Rock
Length 42:29
Label RCA
Producer Tony Berg
Michael Penn chronology
- March
(1989)
Free-for-All
(1992)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[2]

March is the debut album of singer-songwriter Michael Penn, released in 1989.

It featured the singles "No Myth", "This and That", and "Brave New World". In 1990, "No Myth" peaked at No.22 on the Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks chart, number five on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, number four on the Modern Rock Tracks chart, and No.13 on the Billboard Hot 100. "This and That" reached No.10 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart. "Brave New World" reached No.20 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart and No.26 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Michael Penn, except where noted.

  1. "No Myth" (4:10)
  2. "Half Harvest" (4:05)
  3. "This and That" (3:31)
  4. "Brave New World" (4:32)
  5. "Innocent One" (3:16)
  6. "Disney's a Snow Cone/Bedlam Boys" (5:11) (Penn, Patrick Warren)
  7. "Invisible" (3:45)
  8. "Cupid's Got a Brand New Gun" (3:27)
  9. "Big House" (2:56)
  10. "Battle Room" (3:37)
  11. "Evenfall" (3:54)

Personnel[edit]

  • Michael Penn - vocals, bass, guitar, programming
  • Peter Blegvad - background vocals
  • Jim Keltner - drums
  • Jimmy Haslip - bass
  • Kenny Aronoff - drums
  • Tony Berg - guitar, keyboards
  • Bonnie Boyer - background vocals
  • David Coleman - cello, oud, daff
  • Lisa Coleman - keyboards
  • Larry Klein - bass
  • Wendy Melvoin - bass, guitar, drum programming
  • John Pierce - bass
  • Patrick Warren - percussion, keyboards, drum programming
  • Art Wood - percussion
  • Diane Charlemagne - background vocals
  • Chuckois "Safe" Sexton - guitar
  • Gary Ferguson - drums, percussion

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