Savage Garden [Finland/Asia Bonus CD]

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Savage Garden is light, catchy, and undeniably melodic, and it's hard to believe they released their debut album in the late, not early, '90s. It's easy to say that their breakthrough single "I Want You" sounds like a revamped Roxette, but it's accurate -- it has a breezy chorus and frothy production that make it an appealing slice of mainstream pop, the kind banished from the airwaves in 1992. Occasionally, Savage Garden reach that peak elsewhere on their eponymous debut -- most notably on the second single, "To the Moon and Back," and "Truly Madly Deeply" -- but they lack the vision and discipline to make the record anything more than fitfully entertaining. ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Savage Garden is light, catchy, and undeniably melodic, and it's hard to believe they released their debut album in the late, not early, '90s. It's easy to say that their breakthrough single "I Want You" sounds like a revamped Roxette, but it's accurate -- it has a breezy chorus and frothy production that make it an appealing slice of mainstream pop, the kind banished from the airwaves in 1992. Occasionally, Savage Garden reach that peak elsewhere on their eponymous debut -- most notably on the second single, "To the Moon and Back," and "Truly Madly Deeply" -- but they lack the vision and discipline to make the record anything more than fitfully entertaining. But those highlights almost make the album worthwhile. [Both the Finnish and the Asian editions offer an eight-track bonus CD that includes the following: "I Want You Xenomania Punxy Mix," "To the Moon & Back Hani's Num Radio Edit," "Truly , Madly, Deeply Australia Mix," "Break Me Shake Me Remix," "Mine," "Love Can Move You," "All Around Me," and "I'll Bet He Was Cool."]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/9/2002
  • Label: Sbme Import
  • EAN: 8803581218985
  • Catalog Number: 1898

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 To the Moon and Back (5:41)
  2. 2 I Want You (3:52)
  3. 3 Truly Madly Deeply (4:38)
  4. 4 Tears of Pearls (3:47)
  5. 5 Universe (4:20)
  6. 6 Carry on Dancing (3:46)
  7. 7 Violet (4:03)
  8. 8 Break Me Shake Me (3:23)
  9. 9 A Thousand Words (4:00)
  10. 10 Promises (3:31)
  11. 11 Santa Monica (3:34)
Disc 2
  1. 1 I Want You (5:47)
  2. 2 To the Moon and Back (3:57)
  3. 3 Truly Madly Deeply (4:37)
  4. 4 Break Me Shake Me (4:19)
  5. 5 Mine (4:29)
  6. 6 Love Can Move You (4:47)
  7. 7 All Around Me (4:11)
  8. 8 I'll Bet He Was Cool (4:57)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Savage Garden Primary Artist
Charles Fisher Viola
Rex Goh Guitar
Terpain Richmond Percussion, Drums
Darren Hayes Vocals, Background Vocals
Alex Hewitson Bass
Jackie Orzaczky Conductor, fender rhodes
Daniel Jones Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals
Technical Credits
Charles Fisher Producer
Vladimir Meller Mastering
Savage Garden Producer
Aimee MacAuley Art Direction
Jim Bonnefond Vocal Arrangements
Darren Hayes Composer, Vocal Arrangements
Daniel Jones Composer, String Arrangements
Hieronymus Bosch Illustrations
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    wowie!!!!!

    OMG!!! I love Savage Garden so much and ALL their songs are great, and the remixes are awesome!!! I'm so mad they broke up!

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