Mask (Roger Glover album)

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Mask
Roger Glover mask.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedJune 18, 1984
RecordedBearTracks Studios, Suffern, New York,
Boogie Hotel Studios, Port Jefferson, New York,
Le Studio, Morin-Heights, Quebec,
1983
GenrePop-rock, New Wave
Length40:49
Label21 Records, Polydor
ProducerRoger Glover
Roger Glover chronology
Elements
(1978)
Mask
(1984)
Accidentally on Purpose
(with Ian Gillan)

(1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars[1]

Mask is the third solo album by Deep Purple bassist Roger Glover released on June 18, 1984 in Europe by 21 Records/Polydor. The album was promoted with a couple of music videos. It was reissued on CD twice in the UK: in 1993 (Connoisseur Collection, b/w "Elements") and in 2005 (Cherry Red/Lemon). None of these releases featured bonus material.

Track listing[edit]

  • All songs written by Roger Glover, except where noted.
One Side
  1. "Divided World" - 5:12
  2. "Getting Stranger" - 4:07
  3. "The Mask" (Roger Glover, Jean Roussel) - 7:32
  4. "Fake It" - 4:42
Another Side
  1. "Dancin' Again" (Roger Glover, Dave Gellis) - 3:30
  2. "(You're) So Remote" - 4:46
  3. "Hip Level" (Roger Glover, Chuck Burgi, Dave Gellis) - 7:19
  4. "Don't Look Down" - 3:41
Audio cassette bonus track
  1. "Unnatural" - originally as track no. 8 on side B

Personnel[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Production notes[edit]

  • Engineered by Nick Blagona
  • Additional engineering by Jeffrey Kawalek and Mike Barry
  • Mixed by Roger Glover and Nick Blagona
  • Mastered at Sterling Sound by Greg Calbi

Singles[edit]

  1. "The Mask" / "The Mask" (edit)
  2. "The Mask" (12" Remix) / "Fake It"
  3. "The Mask" / "You're So Remote"
  4. "Divided World" / "Dancin' Again"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collins, Paul. "Roger Glover Mask review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2012-11-06.

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