Oblivion, POV & Some Trivia

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Oblivion, POV & Some Trivia
Compilation album by Utopia
Released 9 April 1996
Genre Progressive rock
Art rock
Length 96:29
Label Rhino
Producer Todd Rundgren, Gary Peterson
Utopia chronology
Passport Collection
(1996)
Oblivion, POV & Some Trivia
(1996)
City in My Head
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]

Oblivion, POV & Some Trivia is a Rhino Records compilation album by Utopia that includes all of the tracks from the original Utopia albums Oblivion and P.O.V., and the song "Man of Action," which was originally the b-side to the U.K. single "Mated" and a bonus track on the cassette and CD versions of P.O.V.. It also includes the non-regular-album tracks, "Fix Your Gaze" and "Monument" from the compilation album Trivia.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Utopia (Roger Powell, Todd Rundgren, Kasim Sulton, and John Wilcox).

Disc one[edit]

  1. "Itch in My Brain" – 4:30
  2. "Love With a Thinker" – 3:15
  3. "Bring Me My Longbow" – 3:18
  4. "If I Didn't Try" – 4:10
  5. "Too Much Water" – 4:40
  6. "Maybe I Could Change" – 4:09
  7. "Crybaby" – 4:20
  8. "Welcome to My Revolution" – 5:04
  9. "Winston Smith Takes It on the Jaw" – 3:18
  10. "I Will Wait" – 4:44
  11. "Fix Your Gaze" – 4:31

Disc two[edit]

  1. "Play This Game" – 4:11
  2. "Style" – 4:14
  3. "Stand for Something" – 3:48
  4. "Secret Society" – 4:16
  5. "Zen Machine" – 4:07
  6. "Mated" – 3:55
  7. "Wildlife" – 3:38
  8. "Mimi Gets Mad" – 3:44
  9. "Mystified" – 5:20
  10. "More Light" – 3:54
  11. "Man of Action" – 3:42
  12. "Monument" – 5:41

Personnel[edit]

Credits[edit]

  • Brett Bayne – project assistant
  • Murray Brenman – artwork
  • Lynn Goldsmith – photography
  • Bill Inglot – remastering
  • Brett Milano – liner notes
  • Ken Owen – project assistant
  • Gary Peterson – reissue producer
  • Coco Shinomiya – art direction
  • John Wagman – design

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas (2011). "Oblivion, POV & Some Trivia - Utopia | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 8 July 2011.