The Innocence Mission (album)

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The Innocence Mission
Studio album by The Innocence Mission
Released August 29, 1989
Recorded November 1988 - June 1989
Genre Modern rock/Christian rock
Length 46:33
Label A&M
Producer Larry Klein
The Innocence Mission chronology
Tending the Rose Garden
(1986)
The Innocence Mission
(1989)
Umbrella
(1991)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link[1]

The Innocence Mission is the eponymous debut LP from the band of the same name. Recorded in six months in several studios in Los Angeles, California; among them The Kiva, Oceanway Recording and The Sound Castle, the album features the 1894 painting "Impromptu Ball" by Eva Roos as its cover artwork. The album was re-released digitally on May 19, 2009 by A&M Records.[1][2][3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Paper Dolls" (Karen Peris, Don Peris) 1:21
2. "Black Sheep Wall"   4:20
3. "Surreal"   2:49
4. "Curious"   2:48
5. "Clear to You"   5:39
6. "Mercy" (Karen Peris, Don Peris) 3:54
7. "Broken Circle"   3:26
8. "I Remember Me" (Karen Peris, Don Peris) 3:56
9. "You Chase the Light"   3:40
10. "Notebook" (Karen Peris, Don Peris) 4:36
11. "Come Around and See Me" (Karen Peris, Don Peris) 4:53
12. "Wonder of Birds"   3:16
13. "Medjugorje" (Karen Peris, Don Peris) 1:55
Total length:
46:33
  • Note: All songs written by Karen Peris, unless otherwise indicated.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Griggs, Tim. "The Innocence Mission - The Innocence Mission". Allmusic. Retrieved 23 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Thompson, John Joseph (2000). Raised by Wolves: The Story of Christian Rock & Roll. ECW Press. p. 103. ISBN 9781550224214. Retrieved 23 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Alfonso, Barry (2002). The Billboard Guide to Contemporary Christian Music. New York: Billboard Books. p. 182. ISBN 9780823077182. Retrieved 23 January 2014.