The Rockfords (album)

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The Rockfords
The Rockfords album.jpg
Studio album by The Rockfords
Released February 1, 2000
Recorded 1999 at Studio Litho and John & Stu's Place, Seattle, Washington
Genre Alternative rock
Length 49:21
Label Epic
Producer John Goodmanson
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

The Rockfords is the only full-length studio album by the American rock band The Rockfords. It was released on February 1, 2000 through Epic Records.

Overview[edit]

The Rockfords features members of Goodness and Pearl Jam. The album was recorded in 1999 at Studio Litho and John & Stu's Place in Seattle, Washington. Studio Litho is owned by Pearl Jam guitarist Stone Gossard. The band worked with producer John Goodmanson, who also mixed the album. Vocalist/guitarist Nancy Wilson of Heart contributes guest vocals on the track "Riverwide". Theresa E. LaVeck of Allmusic called the album a "compelling, if uneven, collaborative effort."[1]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Chris Friel, Rick Friel, Mike McCready, and Danny Newcomb, except where noted.

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Adelaide" Newcomb   4:19
2. "Flashes" Carrie Akre, McCready   3:24
3. "Silver Lining" Newcomb   4:25
4. "This Life" Akre, Newcomb   3:50
5. "Distress" McCready   3:03
6. "Coat of Arms" Akre   4:34
7. "Spiral" McCready   3:56
8. "Something True" Akre   4:07
9. "Riverwide" Nancy Wilson McCready, Wilson 4:25
10. "Sureshot" Akre   4:17
11. "Windows" Akre, McCready   5:03
12. "Island" Friel   3:58
Total length: 49:21
Japanese bonus track
No. Title Length
13. "Heart in Your Hands"  

Personnel[edit]

The Rockfords
Additional musicians and production

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b LaVeck, Theresa E. "allmusic ((( The Rockfords > Review )))". Allmusic. Retrieved May 20, 2009.