Madcap's Flaming Duty

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Madcap's Flaming Duty
Tangerine Dream - Madcap's Flaming Duty.jpg
Studio album by Tangerine Dream
Released April 2007
Recorded October 2006
Genre New-age, Electronic
Length 73:43
Label Eastgate
Producer Edgar Froese
Tangerine Dream chronology
Springtime in Nagasaki
Madcap's Flaming Duty
Summer in Nagasaki
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic (not rated)[1]

Madcap's Flaming Duty is a 2007 album by Tangerine Dream. It is their ninety-seventh album.[2] Along with Cyclone (1978) and Tyger (1987) it is one of the few Tangerine Dream releases to feature vocals. The album is a tribute to Syd Barrett who died in 2006; the title references Barrett's album The Madcap Laughs.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Astrophel and Stella" (16th century English poetry) Froese 7:21
2. "Shape my Sin" Quaeschning 4:50
3. "Blessed Damozel" Quaeschning 5:16
4. "Divorce" Froese 4:46
5. "Dream of Death" Quaeschning 7:46
6. "Hear the Voice" Froese 5:08
7. "Lake of Pontchartrain" (Traditional Irish)   7:23
8. "Mad Song" Froese 5:08
9. "One Hour of Madness" Quaeschning 8:29
10. "Man" Froese 4:47
11. "Hymn to Intellectual Beauty" Quaeschning 6:24
12. "Solution to all Problems" Froese 6:24
13. "Burning Babe's Reality Song" (bonus track) Froese 5:33


Tangerine Dream

  • Edgar Froese - keyboards, guitars, drum programming, harmonica
  • Bernhard Biebl - guitars, violin, mandolin
  • Iris Camaa - percussion
  • Thorsten Quaeschning - keyboards, drum programming
  • Linda Spa - flute

Additional musicians


  1. ^ Madcap's Flaming Duty at AllMusic
  2. ^ Berling, Michael (29 September 2016). "Madcap's Flaming Duty". Voices in the Net.