In Color

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Though Cheap Trick's second album, In Color, draws from the same stockpile of Midwestern barroom favorites as their debut album, it was produced by Tom Werman, who had the band strip away their raw attack and replace it with a shiny, radio-ready sound. Consequently, In Color doesn't have the visceral attack of its predecessor, but it still has the same sensibility and a similar set of spectacular songs. From the druggy psychedelia of "Downed" and the bubblegum singalong "I Want You to Want Me" to the "California Girls" homage of "Southern Girls," the album has the same encyclopedic knowledge of rock & roll, as well as the good sense to subvert it with a ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Though Cheap Trick's second album, In Color, draws from the same stockpile of Midwestern barroom favorites as their debut album, it was produced by Tom Werman, who had the band strip away their raw attack and replace it with a shiny, radio-ready sound. Consequently, In Color doesn't have the visceral attack of its predecessor, but it still has the same sensibility and a similar set of spectacular songs. From the druggy psychedelia of "Downed" and the bubblegum singalong "I Want You to Want Me" to the "California Girls" homage of "Southern Girls," the album has the same encyclopedic knowledge of rock & roll, as well as the good sense to subvert it with a perverse sense of humor. Portions of the album haven't dated well, simply due to the glossy production, but the songs and music on In Color are as splendid as the band's debut.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/1/2008
  • Label: Sbme Special Mkts.
  • UPC: 886972360324
  • Catalog Number: 723603
  • Sales rank: 25,243

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Hello There (1:40)
  2. 2 Big Eyes (3:09)
  3. 3 Downed (4:10)
  4. 4 I Want You to Want Me (3:11)
  5. 5 You're All Talk (3:34)
  6. 6 Oh Caroline (2:59)
  7. 7 Clock Strikes Ten (3:02)
  8. 8 Southern Girls (3:43)
  9. 9 Come on, Come On (2:39)
  10. 10 So Good to See You (3:46)
  11. 11 Oh Boy (3:10)
  12. 12 Southern Girls (3:03)
  13. 13 Come on, Come On (2:06)
  14. 14 You're All Talk (3:41)
  15. 15 Goodnight (2:18)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Cheap Trick Primary Artist
Robin Zander Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Group Member
Bun E. Carlos Drums, Group Member
Rick Nielsen Guitar, Vocals, Group Member
Tom Petersson Bass, Bass Guitar, Vocals, Group Member
Technical Credits
Cheap Trick Producer
Bruce Dickinson Reissue Producer
George Marino Mastering
Rick Nielsen Composer
Tom Werman Producer
Anthony Reale Engineer
Greg Kot Liner Notes
Vic Anesini Mastering
Tom Petersson Composer
Frank Harkins Art Direction
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

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    A must buy for 70s rock fans. It is also a great CD for those just building a collection.

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