Side One

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Side One
Studio album by Adrian Belew
Released January 25, 2005
Recorded 2004 at Rancho Relaxo & Studio Belew, USA
Genre Rock
Length 33:02
Label Sanctuary Records
Producer Adrian Belew
Adrian Belew chronology
Raven Songs 101
(2004)
Side One
(2005)
Side Two
(2005)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
The Music Box 2.5/5 link
Rolling Stone favorable link

Side One is the thirteenth solo album by Adrian Belew, originally released in 2005. The album features Les Claypool (from Primus), and Danny Carey (from Tool) on its first three tracks.

The track "Beat Box Guitar" was nominated for a Grammy under the "Best Rock Instrumental Performance" in 2005.[1] (It lost to 69 Freedom Special by Les Paul & Friends.)

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Adrian Belew, except where noted.

  1. "Ampersand" – 4:23
  2. "Writing on the Wall" – 3:53
  3. "Matchless Man" – 2:32
  4. "Madness" (Adrian Belew, Aram Khachaturian) – 6:54
  5. "Walk Around the World" – 4:58
  6. "Beat Box Guitar" – 5:08
  7. "Under the Radar" – 1:39
  8. "Elephants" – 2:15
  9. "Pause" – 1:20

Personnel[edit]

  • Adrian Belew - all instruments and vocals; production; paintings
  • Les Claypool - bass (1, 2, 3)
  • Danny Carey - drums (1, 2), tabla (3)
  • Gary Tussing - cello (4)
  • Peter Hyrka - violin (4, 9)
  • Ian Wallace - the voice of BBC
  • Ken Latchney - engineering, mixing
  • Andrew Mendelson - mastering
  • Julie Rust - Layout Design

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Complete List of Grammy Award Nominations". Deseret News (Salt Lake City) via AP. 12/09/05. Retrieved 9 December 2008.  Check date values in: |date= (help)