Marvel (album)

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Marvel
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Studio album by The Lads
Released 2001
Recorded 2001
Studio Revolver Studios, Auckland, NZ, York Street, Auckland, NZ
Genre Christian rock
Length 46:75
Language English
Label Parachute Records
Producer Malcolm Welsford, Nic Manders
The Lads chronology
Lost @ Sea
(1998)
Marvel
(2001)
Alive in Concert
(2003)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Cross Rhythms 10/10 stars link
Soul Purpose (74%) link Archived 16 October 2008 at the Wayback Machine.

Marvel is the third full-length release from the New Zealand Christian rock band The Lads. Following its release in 2001 it won "Gospel Album of the Year" at the 2002 New Zealand Music Awards.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Wonderful Day" - 3:26
  2. "Creator" - 4:05
  3. "Who is Mikey Trousers?" - 3:08
  4. "You're a Star" - 4:13
  5. "Call My Name" - 3:54
  6. "Warm" - 4:54
  7. "Freedom" - 3:21
  8. "Cannibalism" - 3:36
  9. "International Mystery Man" - 3:29
  10. "Supersonic" - 3:22
  11. "Open" - 4:23
  12. "Island" - 4:42

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart Peak
position
2001 "Creator" New Zealand RIANZ Singles Chart 27
2001 "International Mystery Man" New Zealand RIANZ Singles Chart 39

Trivia[edit]

  • The song "Who Is Mikey Trousers?" was featured on the 'Best of the Pacific' playlist, an in-flight radio show played on all Canadian Airlines and Air Canada flights. They are the only New Zealand band to achieve this feat.

Personnel[edit]

  • Mark Millard – Vocals, Saxophone
  • Matt Chapman – Guitar, Backing Vocals
  • Bennett Knowles – Bass, Backing Vocals
  • Chris White – Guitar, Synthesizer, Piano, Trumpet, Accordion, Backing Vocals
  • Steve King - Drums, Backing Vocals

References[edit]