Jurassic Shift

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Jurassic Shift
Jurassic Shift (album).jpg
Studio album by Ozric Tentacles
Released 1993
Recorded 1992 to 1993
Genre Psychedelic rock, space rock, progressive rock
Length 52:51
Label Dovetail
Ozric Tentacles chronology
Afterswish
(1992)Afterswish1992
Jurassic Shift
(1993)
Arborescence
(1994)Arborescence1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Q 4/5 stars[citation needed]
DPRP (6.75/10)[2]

Jurassic Shift is a studio album by British band Ozric Tentacles. It was first released in 1993 on the band's own label on Dovetail Records. In 1998 a re-release came from Snapper Music, with one additional track. The album was released yet again in 2004, this time paired with Erpland in Snapper Music's Recall 2CD series. 2008 saw a remastered two CD/DVD set with extra tracks and live performances, plus a 24-page booklet.

In a review for AllMusic, Steven McDonald wrote:

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Sunhair" (Ozric Tentacles) - 5:43
  2. "Stretchy" (Ed Wynne / Joie Hinton) - 6:51
  3. "Feng Shui" (Ozric Tentacles) - 10:24
  4. "Half Light in Thillai" (Ed Wynne) - 5:35
  5. "Jurassic Shift" (Ozric Tentacles) - 11:05
  6. "Pteranodon" (Ozric Tentacles) - 5:40
  7. "Train Oasis" (Ed Wynne) - 2:45
  8. "Vita Voom" (Ozric Tentacles) - 4:48
  9. "Feng Shui" [Live, included on re-release] (Ozric Tentacles) - 10:55

Credits[edit]

  • Ed Wynne: Guitars, Koto, Keyboards
  • Joie Hinton: Keyboards, Samples, Atmospheres
  • Mervin Pepler: Drums, Ethnic Percussion, Babble
  • John Egan: Flutes, Babble
  • Roly Wynne: Bass
  • Zia Geelani: Bass
  • Marcus Carcus: Ethnic Percussion
  • Generator John: Tambourine

Charts[edit]

Album

Year Chart Position
1993 British Charts[3] 11

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b McDonald, Steven. "Jurassic Shift review". AllMusic. Retrieved June 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "DPRP CD Reviews - 1999 - Ozric Tentacles Special". www.dprp.net. Retrieved 2009-10-27. 
  3. ^ "Chart Stats - Ozric Tentacles - Jurassic Shift". www.chartstats.com. Archived from the original on 2012-07-30. Retrieved 2009-10-27.