Of Queues and Cures

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Of Queues and Cures
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Studio album by National Health
ReleasedDecember 1978
RecordedJuly 1978 at Ridge Farm Studio
GenreJazz fusion, progressive rock, avant-garde jazz, psychedelic rock, art rock
Length52:02
LabelEsoteric Records
ProducerMike Dunne
National Health chronology
National Health
(1978)
Of Queues and Cures
(1978)
D.S. Al Coda
(1982)

Of Queues and Cures (also identified as Of Queues & Cures) is the second album recorded by the progressive rock and jazz fusion group National Health, one of the last representatives of the artistically prolific Canterbury scene.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."The Bryden Two-Step (For Amphibians), Pt. 1"Dave Stewart8:54
2."The Collapso"Stewart6:19
3."Squarer for Maud"John Greaves11:51
4."Dreams Wide Awake"Phil Miller8:50
5."Binoculars"Pip Pyle11:45
6."Phlâkatön"Pyle0:09
7."The Bryden Two-Step (For Amphibians), Pt. 2"Stewart5:31
8."Paracelsus (Excerpt)" (Bonus Track)  
9."The Apocalypso" (Bonus Track)  

Personnel[edit]

Also:

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
All About Jazz(not rated) [2]

The Allmusic review by Dave Lynch awarded the album 4 stars and states "Of Queues & Cures is one of the last and finest examples of the instrumental Canterbury sound on record during the 1970s.".[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Dave Lynch Allmusic Review.
  2. ^ Kelman, John (30 July 2009). "National Health: National Health / Of Queues and Cures". allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 28 March 2013.