Flowers of Evil (album)

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Flowers of Evil
Live album with included studio material by Mountain
Released November 1971
Recorded Studio selections recorded September 1971 at the Record Plant, NYC
Live selections recorded on June 27, 1971 at the Fillmore East in New York City (partial).
Genre Hard rock, psychedelic rock, blues rock
Length 50:37
Label Island
Windfall (Original Release)
Producer Mountain
Mountain chronology
Nantucket Sleighride
(1971)Nantucket Sleighride1971
Flowers of Evil
Mountain Live: The Road Goes Ever On
(1972)Mountain Live: The Road Goes Ever On1972

Flowers of Evil is the third album by American hard rock band Mountain. It was their first live outing, with the second side of the original album consisting of material recorded on June 27, 1971 at the Fillmore East in New York City (partial).

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars [1]
Christgau's Record Guide C[2]

Track listing[edit]

Side 1: Studio[edit]

  1. "Flowers of Evil" (West, Pappalardi, David Rea) – 4:52
  2. "King's Chorale" (Pappalardi) – 1:04
  3. "One Last Cold Kiss" (Pappalardi, Collins) – 3:54
  4. "Crossroader" (Pappalardi, Collins) – 4:53
  5. "Pride and Passion" (Pappalardi, Collins) – 7:11

Side 2: Live[edit]

  1. "Dream Sequence: Guitar Solo (West) / Roll Over Beethoven (Chuck Berry) / Dreams of Milk and Honey (West, Pappalardi, John Ventura, Norman Landsberg) / Variations (West, Pappalardi, Laing, Steve Knight) / Swan Theme (Pappalardi, Collins)" – 25:03
  2. "Mississippi Queen" (West, Pappalardi, Laing, Rea) – 3:49




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