Weights & Measures (Hyland album)

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Weights & Measures
Hyland Weights and Measures.jpg
Studio album by Hyland
Released May 3, 2011
Recorded 2009-2010
Genre Pop rock, Christian rock
Length 42:35
Label Tooth & Nail
Producer Aaron Sprinkle
Hyland chronology
Quotients EP
(2009)
Weights & Measures
(2011)
Finding Our Way
(2012)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AbsolutePunk 8/10 stars[1]
Indie Vision Music 5/10 stars[2]
Jesus Freak Hideout 3/5 stars[3]
New Release Tuesday 4/5 stars[4]
Sputnikmusic 3/5 stars[5]

Weights & Measures is the debut album by the American pop rock band, Hyland. Weights & Measures is the first album released on Hyland's new label, Tooth & Nail Records.[6] It was released on May 3, 2011. "This Love Is Free" peaked at No. 29 on the Christian Songs chart published by Billboard.[7]

Name meaning[edit]

Lead vocalist Jon Lewis explains:[8]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Jumping the Gun"   Hyland, Ben Kasica 3:27
2. "The One that Got Away" (featuring Stephen Christian of Anberlin) Hyland, Stephen Christian 3:03
3. "Taking the Scenic Route"   Hyland, Kasica 3:23
4. "Crying Out"   Hyland, Scott Keypayne, Aaron Sprinkle 3:28
5. "This Love Is Free"   Hyland, Kasica 3:55
6. "Fireworks"   Hyland 3:37
7. "Coast to Coast"   Hyland, Kasica 4:18
8. "Heart to Life"   Hyland 3:16
9. "Til Death"   Hyland, Kasica 3:26
10. "Downhill"   Hyland 3:12
11. "Desperate Man"   Hyland 3:42
12. "Never"   Hyland 3:48
Total length:
42:34

Music videos[edit]

Personnel[edit]

  • Jon Lewis - lead vocals, rhythm guitar
  • Mitch Hansen - lead guitar
  • Ben Early - keys, backing vocals, additional guitar
  • Jaran Sorenson - bass
  • Steve Weigel - drums
  • Ben Kasica - guitar solo ("Til Death")

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hyland - Weights and Measures". AbsolutePunk.net. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Hyland – Weights & Measures". Indie Vision Music. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Hyland, "Weights and Measures" Review". Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Weights & Measures by Hyland - CD Reviews And Information - NewReleaseToday". Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Hyland - Weights & Measures User Opinions - sputnikmusic". Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  6. ^ Jesusfreakhideout.com: Hyland Discography, Hyland Artist Database, T39, Tomorrows39 jesusfreakhideout.com. Retrieved April 4, 2011.
  7. ^ This Love is Free - Hyland | Billboard.com billboard.com. Retrieved May 30, 2011.
  8. ^ YouTube - Find out about Hyland- New Tooth & Nail Band youtube.com. Retrieved May 18, 2011.