Stereotype Be

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Stereotype Be
Studio album by Kevin Max
Released August 28, 2001
Recorded Oceanway, Nashville;
The Bennetthouse, Nashville;
Sound Kitchen, Nashville;
Royaltone Studios, Los Angeles;
Channel-Land Studio, Santa Rosa
Genre Art rock, Experimental rock
Length 60:59
Label ForeFront
Producer Kevin Max, Adrian Belew
Kevin Max chronology
At the Foot of Heaven: a Mini Audio Book
(1994)
Stereotype Be
(2001)
Raven Songs 101
(2003)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
Christianity Today favorable link
Cross Rhythms 8/10 stars link
Jesus Freak Hideout 4/5 stars link
The Phantom Tollbooth 5/5 stars link

Stereotype Be is solo debut album of Kevin Max. The album blends progressive rock, world music (particularly Middle Eastern), spoken word, and traditional pop, with spiritual lyrics.

Track listing[edit]

Album release
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Return of the Singer"   Kevin Max, Mark Townsend 3:49
2. "Existence"   Max, Townsend 4:13
3. "Be"   Erick Cole, Max 3:47
4. "Angel with No Wings"   Cole, Max 4:22
5. "Shaping Space"   Max 4:00
6. "Dead End Moon"   Max, Townsend 5:32
7. "Union of the Soul"   Max 1:15
8. "The Secret Circle"   Cole, Max 3:56
9. "I Don't Belong"   Max 3:33
10. "Blind"   Cole, Max 5:19
11. "On and On"   Cole, Max 4:20
12. "Her Game"   Max 4:08
13. "Deconstructing Venus"   Cole, Max 5:11
14. "I Went Over the Edge of the World"   Max 7:34
15. "You (Hidden track)"      
Total length:
60:59

Demo Sessions track listing[edit]

  1. "My Sweet Lord" (George Harrison) – 4:32
  2. "Shaping Space" – 4:05
  3. "Deconstructing Venus" – 5:01
  4. "Dead End Moon" – 5:23
  5. "End of the Beginning" – 6:06
  6. "Angel Without Wings" – 4:29
  7. "Reckoning" – 5:05
  8. "The Revolution" – 3:52
  9. "Burn Me Up" – 4:43
  10. "Leaving the Planet" – 4:10
  11. "Dark Night" – 4:22
  12. "You" - 4:24

"End of the Beginning" was revamped by Max and used as the second track of his 2012 EP, Fiefdom of Angels-Side One.