The Blackberry Jams

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The Blackberry Jams
Compilation album by Jason Becker
Released March 11, 2003
Recorded 1987-1988
Genre Instrumental rock, Heavy Metal
Length 68:22
Label Shrapnel
Jason Becker chronology
The Raspberry Jams
(1999)
The Blackberry Jams
(2003)
Collection
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

The Blackberry Jams is a collection of private recordings made by Jason Becker between 1987 and 1988.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Jason Becker except where noted

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Go Off! Intro"     0:56
2. "Groin-Grabbingly Transcendent"     1:48
3. "Opitudes"     5:32
4. "Church of the Weird"     4:01
5. "Mabel's Air...Could It Be Any Faster?"     4:15
6. "Short X-Ray Eyes""     0:50
7. "Airage"     1:29
8. "Perpetual Burn"     3:26
9. "Ashram of You, Lee"     3:17
10. "Images Intro"     0:21
11. "Mabel...Simple Little Nibbling"     2:12
12. "Jewel"   Jason Becker, Marty Friedman 1:44
13. "Kind of Like a Spring"     0:56
14. "Air"     2:48
15. "Ten Yellow Pointy Kitties"   Jason Becker, Marty Friedman 2:42
16. "Absurd Temple Jig"     1:04
17. "Part of Stranger"     0:48
18. "There's That"     1:33
19. "Black Cat"   Jason Becker, Marty Friedman 4:14
20. "Little Rippage"     0:35
21. "Perpetual Tides"     4:50
22. "Floor Pie"     1:06
23. "El Beckero"     1:04
24. "Pocus I Say"     1:38
25. "Conglomeration...Boy Meets Guitar"     5:10
26. "Little Dweller"     1:00
27. "Jewel #2"   Jason Becker, Marty Friedman 2:49
28. "Long X-Ray Eyes"     4:58
29. "Altitudes Jam"     2:50
30. "Bemesderfer's Wooping Stick"   Mike Bemesderfer 1:14
31. "It If Weren't So Purdy I'd Call It Skin Flute"   Mike Bemesderfer 2:31
Total length:
73:41

Musicians[edit]

  • Jason Becker - Composer, Multi-Instruments
  • Marty Friedman - Guitar, Keyboards

Production[edit]

  • Mike Bemesderfer - Digital Mastering, Digital Restoration, Flute, Wind Controller
  • Mike Varney - Executive Producer
  • George Bellas - Booklet Design
  • Gary Becker - Cover Art, Letering, Photography
  • Robert Becker - Photography
  • Pat Johnson - Photography
  • Ross Pelton - Photography

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. The Blackberry Jams at AllMusic