Permanent Shade of Blue

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Permanent Shade of Blue
Roachford permanent shade of blue.jpg
Studio album by
Roachford
Released30 March 1994
Recorded1993
Genre
Length50:23
LabelColumbia
Producer
Roachford chronology
Get Ready!
(1991)
Permanent Shade of Blue
(1994)
Feel
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic2.5/5 stars[1]

Permanent Shade of Blue is the third album by British band Roachford, released in 1994. The album was certified double-platinum in Australia,[2] where it reached number 2 in the ARIA Charts.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Only to Be with You" – 4:21
  2. "Johnny" – 4:47
  3. "Emergency" – 4:37
  4. "Lay Your Love on Me" – 4:06
  5. "Ride the Storm" – 3:58
  6. "This Generation" – 4:08
  7. "I Know You Don't Love Me" – 5:43
  8. "Gus's Blues (Intro)" – 0:31
  9. "Do We Wanna Live Together" – 4:12
  10. "Cry for Me" – 4:34
  11. "Guess I Must Be Crazy" – 4:43
  12. "Higher Love" – 5:23

Personnel[edit]

Band members[edit]

  • Andrew Roachford – vocals, keyboards, percussion, producer
  • Hawi Gondwe – guitar
  • Derrick Taylor – bass
  • Chris Taylor – drums

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Sagat Guiay – guitar on track 5
  • Gus Isidore – guitar on tracks 7 and 8
  • Frank Tontoh – drums on tracks 2 and 5
  • Pat Roache – drums on track 10
  • Chyna Gordon – backing vocals on track 6
  • Faye Simpson, Lain Gray, Lawrence – backing vocals on track 12
  • Jeff Beck – guitar on track 3

Production[edit]

  • Martin Phillips – producer on tracks 1 and 6
  • Gil Norton – producer on track 4
  • Mark O'Donohghue – engineer
  • Tim Palmer, Tony Phillips – mixing

Charts and certifications[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roachford Permanent Shade of Blue review". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2012-04-12.
  2. ^ Ryan, Gavin (2011). Australia's Music Charts 1988-2010. Mt. Martha, VIC, Australia: Moonlight Publishing.
  3. ^ a b "Roachford - Permanent Shade Of Blue (album)". Australian-charts.com. Media Control Charts. Retrieved 2012-04-12.
  4. ^ "Offizielle Deutsche Charts - Offizielle Deutsche Charts". www.offiziellecharts.de. Retrieved 19 July 2018.
  5. ^ "Roachford - Permanent Shade Of Blue chart archive". Chart Archive.org. Retrieved 2012-04-12.
  6. ^ "ROACHFORD - full Official Chart History - Official Charts Company". www.officialcharts.com. Retrieved 19 July 2018.
  7. ^ "British album certifications – Roachford – Permanent Shade of Blue". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 2018-10-25. Select albums in the Format field. Select Gold in the Certification field. Type Permanent Shade of Blue in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.