State of Mind (Front Line Assembly album)

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State of Mind
Stateofmind.jpg
Studio album by Front Line Assembly
Released January 1988 (1988-01)[1]
Recorded August 1987 (1987-08)
Genre Industrial, electronic, dark ambient
Length 58:18
Label Dossier, ROIR, Third Mind, Cleopatra
Producer Michael Balch
Front Line Assembly chronology
The Initial Command
(1987)The Initial Command1987
State of Mind
(1988)
Corrosion
(1988)Corrosion1988
Alternative cover
Re-release (1996)
Re-release (1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2.5/5 stars[2]

State of Mind is an album by electro-industrial artists Front Line Assembly. It was originally released in 1988 by Dossier, on both Compact Disc and LP format. State of Mind was later released on Cleopatra Records with alternate artwork and a bonus track, "Inside Out".

Band leader Bill Leeb said about choosing the label Dossier: "We just did it because I liked a lot of the other artists on the label."[3]

Release[edit]

Cleopatra re-issued State of Mind on vinyl on April 29, 2016.[4] This edition contains only 8 tracks.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Bill Leeb.

1988 Release
No. Title Length
1. "First Reprisal" 5:21
2. "Consequence" 5:36
3. "Burnt Soul" 2:42
4. "Testimony" 5:26
5. "Landslide" 4:45
6. "Terminal Power" 5:49
7. "Malignant Fracture" 4:16
8. "Eastern Voices" 5:27
9. "Resistance" 4:31
10. "Sustain Upright" 4:07
11. "No Tomorrow" 5:06
12. "And They Shall Bow" 4:45
1996 Re-release
No. Title Length
1. "Inside Out" 4:16
2. "First Reprisal" 5:21
3. "Consequence" 5:36
4. "Burnt Soul" 2:42
5. "Testimony" 5:26
6. "Landslide" 4:45
7. "Terminal Power" 5:49
8. "Malignant Fracture" 4:16
9. "Eastern Voices" 5:27
10. "Resistance" 4:31
11. "Sustain Upright" 4:07
12. "No Tomorrow" 5:06
13. "And They Shall Bow" 4:45

Personnel[edit]

Front Line Assembly[edit]

  • Bill Leeb – mixing, vocals
  • Michael Balch – mixing

Technical personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Levermore, Gary (1997). Front Line Assembly - Reclamation (booklet). Front Line Assembly. New York: Roadrunner. pp. 2–3. 
  2. ^ Mason, Stewart. Front Line Assembly: State of Mind at AllMusic. Retrieved July 10, 2014.
  3. ^ Radio, Joe (April 24, 1988). "Interview: Front Line Assembly". Retrieved July 21, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Cleopatra Records - Releases". Cleopatra. Retrieved March 13, 2017.