Think Pink

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Think Pink
Studio album by Twink
Released 1970
Recorded July 1969
Genre Psychedelic rock
Length 37:37
Label United Kingdom Polydor
United States Sire
Italy Akarma (1999 reissue)
Producer Mick Farren
Twink chronology
The Deviants 3
(1969)
Think Pink
(1970)
Mona – The Carnivorous Circus
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Think Pink is the 1970 debut album by English psychedelic musician Twink. It was produced by Mick Farren and featured members of The Pretty Things, The Deviants, plus Steve Peregrin Took of Tyrannosaurus Rex. It was released on Polydor Records in the UK and Sire Records in the US.

The track "Fluid" was sampled by duo Gnarls Barkley on their track "Would Be Killer" from the hit album The Odd Couple.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Twink, except where noted. [2]

Side one
  1. "The Coming of the One" – 3:39
  2. "Ten Thousand Words in a Cardboard Box" (Twink, Junior) – 4:29
  3. "Dawn of Majic" – 1:44
  4. "Tiptoe on the Highest Hill" – 5:18
  5. "Fluid" – 4:03
Side two
  1. "Mexican Grass War" – 5:28
  2. "Rock and Roll the Joint" – 2:29
  3. "Suicide" – 4:23
  4. "Three Little Piggies" (Steve Took, Twink) – 3:12
  5. "The Sparrow Is a Sign" (Took, Twink) – 2:22

Personnel[edit]

  • Twink[3] – vocals; drums (tracks #1-2,4-5,7-10); acoustic guitar (track #8)
  • Wally Allen – piano (#5)
  • Mick Farren – vocals (#7); producer
  • Boss Goodman – vocals & percussion (#8)
  • John "Honk" Lodge– bass guitar (#5,7)
  • John Povey – sitar (#1), mellotron (#2,4,8)
  • Viv Price – drums (#6)
  • Paul Rudolph – acoustic & electric guitars (#2,4-8,10); vibraphone (#8); vocals (#9); percussion (#9); bass guitar (#10); chimes (#10)
  • Silver – vocals (#5,7,9); percussion (#9)
  • Steve Peregrin Took – pixie horn (#1); vocals (#1,9,10); percussion (#6,7,9); electric guitar (#10)
  • Victor Unitt, electric guitars (#5,7)
  • John "Junior" Wood – bass guitar (#2,4,8)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Think Pink - AllMusic". AllMusic.com. Retrieved 24 April 2011. 
  3. ^ All personnel information is taken from the inlay card of the Akarma cd reissue

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