Visions of Excess

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Visions of Excess
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Studio album by The Golden Palominos
Released 1985
Recorded Radio City Music Hall Studio
Genre Post-punk
Length 37:09
Label Celluloid
Producer Anton Fier
The Golden Palominos chronology
The Golden Palominos
(1983)
Visions of Excess
(1985)
Blast of Silence
(1986)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B+[2]

Visions of Excess is the second album by the Golden Palominos. The band's line-up was substantially different from their first album. It includes a cover of Moby Grape's "Omaha", with Michael Stipe singing lead.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Boy (Go)" Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Michael Stipe 5:30
2. "Clustering Train" Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Michael Stipe 6:07
3. "Omaha" Skip Spence 3:11
4. "The Animal Speaks" Robert Kidney 4:07
5. "Silver Bullet" Jack Bruce, Paul Cullum, Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Syd Straw 5:09
6. "(Kind of) True" Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Syd Straw 4:47
7. "Buenos Aires" Anton Fier, Nicky Skopelitis, Syd Straw 3:48
8. "Only One Party" Anton Fier, Jody Harris, Arto Lindsay 4:30
Alternative album cover

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Visions of Excess". Allmusic. Retrieved November 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "The Golden Palominos: Visions of Excess". Robert Christgau.com. Retrieved November 29, 2012. 

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