Edendale (album)

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Edendale
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Studio album by BigBang
Released March 9, 2009 (Norway)
January 19, 2010 (U.S.)
Genre Rock
Label Grand Sport/Oglio Records
Producer Øystein Greni
Greg Richling
BigBang chronology
From Acid to Zen
(2008)From Acid to Zen2008
Edendale
(2009)
Epic Scrap Metal
(2011)Epic Scrap Metal2011
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Bergens Tidende 6/6 stars[1]
Dagsavisen 5/6 stars[2]
Aftenposten 4/6 stars[3]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[4]

Edendale is the Norwegian rock band BigBang's seventh studio album (tenth in total), and the second album released to the American market. It was released on March 9, 2009 in Norway and in the U.S. on January 19, 2010. It was produced by Øystein Greni and Greg Richling of The Wallflowers.[5]

Overview[edit]

The album is named for a district north west of downtown Los Angeles, presently known as Echo Park and the eastern part of Silver Lake.[6][5] It was generally received positively by critics.[5][1][2][3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Play Louder"
  2. "Call Me"
  3. "Swedish Television"
  4. "Isabel"
  5. "Freeway Flowers"
  6. "Bag of Leaves"
  7. "To The Max"
  8. "Jumpsuit"
  9. "Now Is Not a Good Time"
  10. "One Step at a Time"
  11. "Something Special" (U.S. bonus track)
  12. "Falling" (U.S. bonus track)
  13. "Wild Bird" (U.S. bonus track)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Lønningen, Petter, Bergens Tidende (March 10, 2009). Hjemme bra, borte best (in Norwegian)
  2. ^ a b Steinkjær, Mode, Dagsavisen (March 10, 2009). Sårt og stort Archived 2009-03-15 at the Wayback Machine. (in Norwegian)
  3. ^ a b Bakke, Asbjørn, Aftenposten (March 9, 2009). Selvsikkert Archived 2011-10-04 at the Wayback Machine. (in Norwegian)
  4. ^ Fricke, David, Rolling Stone (January 2010). Edendale by Bigbang
  5. ^ a b c Sollie, Trine, NRK.no: Lydverket (March 9, 2009). Umiskjennelig BigBang (in Norwegian)
  6. ^ Gjersøe, Jørn, NRK.no (March 5, 2009). Nytt smell fra BigBang (in Norwegian)