Blue Wonder Power Milk

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Blue Wonder Power Milk
Hooverphonic-Blue Wonder Power Milk.jpg
Studio album by Hooverphonic
Released11 August 1998 (1998-08-11)
Genre
LabelEpic
Producer
Hooverphonic chronology
A New Stereophonic Sound Spectacular
(1996)
Blue Wonder Power Milk
(1998)
The Magnificent Tree
(2000)
Singles from Blue Wonder Power Milk
  1. "Club Montepulciano"
    Released: 1998
  2. "Eden"
    Released: 1999
  3. "This Strange Effect"
    Released: 1999
  4. "Lung"
    Released: 1999 (remix)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Pitchfork7.1/10[2]

Blue Wonder Power Milk is the second studio album by the Belgian band Hooverphonic, released on 11 August 1998. It is the band's first album featuring lead singer Geike Arnaert. "This Strange Effect", "Lung", "Club Montepulciano" and "Eden" were released as singles from Blue Wonder Power Milk, with "Eden" peaking at number 12 on the Wallonia Ultratop 50 chart.[3]

The photograph on the cover is the interior of the Atomium in Brussels.[citation needed]

Composition[edit]

The songs on Blue Wonder Power Milk incorporate dance club beats and strings and span genres such as indie pop, dream pop, and trip hop.[1]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Battersea"Alex Callier3:50
2."One Way Ride"Callier3:22
3."Dictionary"Callier3:32
4."Club Montepulciano"Callier3:41
5."Eden"Callier3:33
6."Lung"Callier2:44
7."Electro Shock Faders"Callier3:07
8."Out of Tune"Frank Duchêne3:26
9."This Strange Effect"Ray Davies3:55
10."Renaissance Affair"Callier3:25
11."Tuna"
  • Callier
  • Kyoko Baertsoen
3:48
12."Magenta"Callier4:51
13."Blue Wonder Power Milk" (hidden track, titled "Mild" on US release[4]) 3:06
14."Neon" (bonus track) 3:21

Personnel[edit]

Hooverphonic
  • Geike Arnaert – vocals
  • Alex Callier – guitars, string arrangements, programming, keyboards and vocals
  • Frank Duchêne – keyboards, engineering and backing vocals
  • Raymond Geerts – guitars
Additional personnel

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Wilson, MacKenzie. "Blue Wonder Power Milk – Hooverphonic". AllMusic. Retrieved 6 January 2012.
  2. ^ Wisdom, James P. "Hooverphonic: Blue Wonder Power Milk". Pitchfork. Archived from the original on 8 January 2008. Retrieved 6 January 2012.
  3. ^ ultratop.be - Ultratop Wallonie
  4. ^ Amazon.com: Blue Wonder Power Milk: Hooverphonic: Music