Noah (The Bob Seger System album)

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Noah
Bob Seger - Noah.jpg
Studio album by The Bob Seger System
Released September 1969
Recorded 1969
Genre Rock
Length 34:25
Label Capitol
Producer Punch Andrews
The Bob Seger System chronology
Ramblin' Gamblin' Man
(1969)
Noah
(1969)
Mongrel
(1970)
Singles from Noah
  1. "Noah"
    Released: 1969
  2. "Innervenus Eyes"
    Released: 1969
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

Noah is the second studio album by American rock band The Bob Seger System, released in 1969 (see 1969 in music). Seger was displeased with this album as it was the label's intention to showcase Tom Neme as the voice of the band. Seger contemplated quitting music altogether after this album. It has never been reissued on a legitimate U.S. CD by Capitol and probably never will be, as Seger disavows it. It does, however, contain the classic Seger title song, Noah, which was issued as a single.

The album features the song "Death Row," which was a holdover from the Ramblin' Gamblin' Man sessions. It was originally issued as the b-side of the single 2 + 2 = ?. The song is significant for being considered one of many songs released in the late 1960s that set the foundation for heavier styles of rock, such as heavy metal.


Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Noah"   Bob Seger 3:02
2. "Innervenus Eyes"   Dan Honaker, Pep Perrine, Seger 2:48
3. "Lonely Man"   Tom Neme 3:14
4. "Loneliness Is a Feeling"   Neme 3:03
5. "Cat"   Honaker, Perrine, Seger 6:20
6. "Jumpin' Humpin' Hip Hypocrite"   Neme 3:13
7. "Follow the Children"   Neme 3:28
8. "Johnson, Lennie"   Honaker 3:67
9. "Paint Them a Picture Jane"   Neme 4:08
10. "Death Row"   Seger 2:59

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Engineer: Jim Bruzzese

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. The Bob Seger System: Noah > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 4 July 2011.