Visions of Excess

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Visions of Excess
Studio album by The Golden Palominos
Released 1985
Recorded Radio City Music Hall Studio
Genre Post-punk
Length 37:09
Label Celluloid
Producer Anton Fier
The Golden Palominos chronology
The Golden Palominos
(1983)
Visions of Excess
(1985)
Blast of Silence (Axed My Baby for a Nickel)
(1986)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B+[2]

Visions of Excess is the second album by the Golden Palominos, which were then composed of a largely different line-up than appeared on their first album. It included a cover of Moby Grape's "Omaha", with Michael Stipe singing lead.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Boy (Go)"   Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Michael Stipe 5:30
2. "Clustering Train"   Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Michael Stipe 6:07
3. "Omaha"   Skip Spence 3:11
4. "The Animal Speaks"   Robert Kidney 4:07
5. "Silver Bullet"   Paul Cullum, Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Syd Straw 5:09
6. "(Kind of) True"   Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Syd Straw 4:47
7. "Buenos Aires"   Anton Fier, Nicky Skopelitis, Syd Straw 3:48
8. "Only One Party"   Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Arto Lindsay 4:30
Alternate cover for the album

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Visions of Excess". Allmusic. Retrieved November 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "The Golden Palominos: Visions of Excess". Robert Christgau.com. Retrieved November 29, 2012. 

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