The Kindness of Strangers (album)

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The Kindness of Strangers
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Studio album by Spock's Beard
Released May 1998
Recorded 1997
Genre Progressive rock
Length 56:35 (Original)
78:38 (Reissue)
Label Giant Electric Pea
Radiant Records
Producer Neal Morse and Spock's Beard
Spock's Beard chronology
Official Live Bootleg/The Beard Is out There
(1996)
The Kindness of Strangers
(1998)
Day for Night
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
DPRP 8.5/10 stars[2]
Rock Hard 10/10 stars[3]

The Kindness of Strangers is the third studio album by American progressive rock band Spock's Beard. It has since been remastered and re-released by Radiant Records.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Neal Morse except where noted.

No. Title Length
1. "The Good Don't Last"
  • I. "Introduction"
  • II. "The Good Don't Last"
  • III. "The Radiant Is"  
10:04
2. "In the Mouth of Madness"   4:46
3. "Cakewalk on Easy Street"   5:01
4. "June"   5:30
5. "Strange World"   4:20
6. "Harm's Way"   11:06
7. "Flow"
  • I. "True Believer"
  • II. "A Constant Flow of Sound"
  • III. "Into the Source"  
15:48
Total length:
56:35
Bonus tracks on album reissue
No. Title Length
8. "The Good Don't Last (Radio edit)"   3:24
9. "In the Mouth of Madness (Radio edit)"   3:57
10. "Cakewalk on Easy Street (Radio edit)"   4:01
11. "June (Home demo)"   5:31
12. "Strange World (Home demo)"   4:35
Total length:
72:21

Personnel[4][edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "allmusic ((( The Kindness of Strangers > Overview )))". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 2009-11-08. 
  2. ^ "DPRP CD Reviews - 1998 - Volume 2". www.dprp.net. Retrieved 2009-11-08. 
  3. ^ Rensen, Michael. "Rock Hard". issue 119. Retrieved 20 May 2013. 
  4. ^ http://www.spocksbeard.com/discography/kindness.html