Space I'm In

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Space I'm In
Space I'm In.jpg
Studio album by The Candyskins
Released 29 April 1991
Genre Baggy, power pop
Length 46:17
Label Geffen
Producer Pat Collier
The Candyskins chronology
Space I'm In
(1991)
Fun?
(1993)

Space I'm In is the debut album from the British rock band The Candyskins. It contains their hit single "Submarine Song" and the title track was an MTV favourite.[1] The recording of the album was financed by Geffen Records, although the first single release was under the Long Beach label. The band were signed to Geffen by A&R man Tom Zutaut.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
The Great Indie Discography 6/10 stars[3]

Dave Thompson wrote in his book Alternative Rock that the band "actually came up with something new" calling the music "sparkling pop rock tinged with psychedelia round the edges" with "thoughtful lyrics".[1] Steven McDonald of Allmusic calls the album "a nice solid production" that is "melodic, well-done and highly enjoyable".[2]

Track list[edit]

All tracks written by The Candyskins, except where noted.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "So Easy"   4:23
2. "Submarine Song"   3:59
3. "Black & Blue"   3:05
4. "Never Will Forget You"   3:40
5. "Freedom Bus"   3:34
6. "Without Love"   3:32
7. "She Blew Me Away"   3:42
8. "Third World Blues"   3:34
9. "Not Sad to See You Go"   4:22
10. "Get Together"   3:46
11. "For What It's Worth" Stephen Stills 3:57
12. "Space I'm In"   4:43
Total length: 46:17

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Billboard singles charts[4]

Year Single Chart Peak
1991 "Submarine Song" Modern Rock Tracks 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Thompson, Dave (2000). Alternative Rock. Hal Leonard Corporation. p. 239. ISBN 9780879306076. Retrieved 30 December 2009. 
  2. ^ a b McDonald, Steven. "Review Space I'm In". Allmusic. Retrieved 30 December 2009. 
  3. ^ Strong, Martin Charles (2003). The Great Indie Discography. Canongate. ISBN 9781841953359. Retrieved 30 December 2009. 
  4. ^ "Charts & Awards – The Candyskins". Allmusic. Retrieved 30 December 2009.