Swing, Swang, Swung

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Swing, Swang, Swung
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Studio album by
Released1994
StudioSnack Bar, Nashville, Tennessee
GenreChristian rock
Length51:12
LabelPakaderm, Myrrh
ProducerJohn and Dino Elefante
Guardian chronology
Miracle Mile
(1993)
Swing, Swang, Swung
(1994)
Nunca Te Dire Adiós
(1994)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic2/5 stars[1]

Swing, Swang, Swung is the fourth studio album of Christian rock band Guardian. It was released in 1994 by Pakaderm Records.

The album takes the band into experimental grounds in folk and acoustic music. However, it was harshly criticized by fans for leaving behind their rock and metal roots.

Track listing[edit]

All the songs written by Tony Palacios except where noted.

  1. "The Way Home Back" – 4:32
  2. "Endless Summer" (Bach) – 4:30
  3. "C'mon Everyone" – 4:58
  4. "Like the Sun" (Bach) – 5:18
  5. "Rich Man Over the Line" – 4:04
  6. "Your Love" (Rowe) – 4:46
  7. "Don't Say That It's Over" (Bach) – 4:47
  8. "See You in Heaven" – 4:38
  9. "Let the Whole World" – 5:02
  10. "Preacher and the Bear" (Traditional, arranged by Guardian) – 3:14
  11. "Still on My Mind" – 3:48
  12. "Why Don't We" (Ney) – 1:29

Personnel[edit]

adapted from liner notes:[2]

  • Jamie Rowe – vocals
  • David Bach – bass guitar, vocals, rhythm guitar on "Don't Say That It's Over", design
  • Karl Ney – drums
  • Tony Palacios – guitar, vocals
  • John Elefante – producer, drums, Mellotron, digital claviers
  • Dino Elefante – producer
  • Jon Knox – drums
  • J.R. McNeely – bass guitar, Nashville guitar, mixing
  • David Balph – trumpet
  • Bill Huber – trombone
  • Matt Davich – clarinet
  • Michael W. Smith – piano
  • Nashville String Machine – strings
  • Tom Howard – sting arrangement, string director
  • Ken Love – mastering
  • Sound Kitchen, Franklin, Tennessee – mixing location
  • Mastermix, Nashville, Tennessee – mastering location
  • Diana Barnes – art direction, design
  • Michael Wilson – photography
  • Mark Maxwell - A&R

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swing, Swang, Swung at AllMusic
  2. ^ Swing, Swang, Swung (Liner notes). Guardian. Los Angeles: Myrrh. 1994. 7012529261.CS1 maint: others (link)

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