Mixed Reality

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Mixed Reality
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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 15, 2018 (2018-06-15)
RecordedLate 2016
StudioDrive-In Studios, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
GenreAlternative rock
Length53:34
LanguageEnglish
LabelCleopatra
ProducerDon Dixon
Gin Blossoms chronology
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(2011)
Mixed Reality
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Mixed Reality is the sixth studio album by American alternative rock band Gin Blossoms. It was released on June 15, 2018, on Cleopatra Records.

Recording[edit]

The band's longtime producer John Hampton died in 2014 and while they toured to promote the 25th anniversary of their most successful album, New Miserable Experience, the band members met Don Dixon at a show in Ohio.[1] They discussed recording together and entered Dixon's recording partner Mitch Easter's studio in October 2016.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Break" (Robin Wilson) – 4:00
  2. "Face the Dark" (Wilson) – 4:09
  3. "New Mexico Trouble" (Scott Johnson, Bill Leen) – 4:23
  4. "Angels Fly" (Jesse Valenzuela, Danny Wilde) – 3:51
  5. "Here Again" (Valenzuela, Wilde) – 4:01
  6. "Still Some Room in Heaven" (Johnson, Leen) – 2:58
  7. "Miranda Chicago" (Leen) – 3:52
  8. "Girl on the Side" (Johnson, Kira Brown) – 4:02
  9. "Fortunate Street" (Valenzuela, Wilde) – 3:46
  10. "Wonder" (Valenzuela, Wilde) – 3:56
  11. "Shadow" (Johnson, Wilson) – 3:41
  12. "Forever Is This Night" (Wilson) – 3:13
  13. "The JFK Shit Show" (Johnson, Wilson) – 0:30
  14. "The Devil's Daughter" (Wilson) – 2:23
  15. "Mega Pawn King" (Leen) – 4:49

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Masley, Ed (June 16, 2016). "Gin Blossoms Are Cutting Their New Album with the R.E.M. Production Team of Don Dixon and Mitch Easter". Arizona Republic. Gannett.