Complete your Skinny Puppy collection ok man :P Too Dark Park is one of the best Puppy albums because it really caught them at the peak of their productions and performances. They jump around from the bizarre and nonsensical to the structured and danceable better on this album than nearly any other (The Process comes close).
It was also during this time that Ogre made a concerted effort to rid his drug addictions. Skinny Puppy released their seventh studio album, Last Rights, in 1992. Relationships between the band members during the album's production were "tense and unhealthy", with Ogre, under the supervision of Rave, coming into the studio at night to perform vocals for the music Key and Goettel composed earlier in.
Band Name Skinny Puppy. Album Name Too Dark Park.
Backing video used in the Too Dark Park tour for the song Nature's Revenge. Nobody can represent evil on a stage like Skinny Puppy-I saw this show in 1990. Up to that point I'd seen a thousand shows, more or less, and was getting pretty jaded. First and last time I recall actually experiencing true fright-artists to end all.
Duration: 39:00 Year: 1990. 0:00 ? Skinny Puppy albums. Ministry - Dark Side of the Spoon. Ministry - Filth Pig. Ministry - The Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Taste. Ministry - The Land of Rape and Honey. Ministry - With Sympathy. Nine Inch Nails - Hesitation Marks. Nine Inch Nails - The Slip.
Skinny Puppy's Too Dark Park is, in a word, SCARY. Nivek Ogre and cEVIN kEY are true composers of the dark and sinister. Listening to this album is like being in the throes of some drug-induced nightmare. Corrosive beats that sound like the drum machines are having seizures; noisy synths; disturbing, layered collages of samples (including the obligatory sirens); complex polyrhythmic assaults seemingly absent any trace of melody; and on top of this backdrop are Ogre's electronically distorted, hellish vocals.
They're no Bee Gees, but they make a meeeeeeeeeean record! Digging: Vanishing Kids - Heavy Dreamer. SlicePaperMoog April 22nd 2019. VivisectVi is my fave but I think this one is second. BallsToTheWall April 22nd 2019.
Spasmolytic is the second single from Too Dark Park, and the only one of the two singles to get an official music video (along with a live performance backing video). In a bit of irony, the song’s lyrics are NOT about the band’s increasingly all-consuming heroin addiction but lead singer Nivek Orge’s attempt to stop smoking cigarettes. Spasmolytic" Track Info. Too Dark Park Skinny Puppy.
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Bass [Fretless] – Mr. D. Pleven*
Piano – Greg ReelyStrings [12 String] – Green Guy
Bass [Fretless] – Mr. D. Pleven*Guitar – Rave
|6||Shore Lined Poison||4:49|
Guitar – Rave
Bass [Stick] – Mr. D. Pleven*
- Licensed To – Capitol Records
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Nettwerk Productions
- Copyright (c) – Nettwerk Productions
- Licensed To – Capitol Records-EMI Of Canada Limited
- Manufactured By – Capitol Records, Inc.
- Recorded At – Mushroom Studios, Vancouver
- Mixed At – Little Mountain Sound Studios
- Glass Mastered At – Capitol Jax
- Design [Sleeve] – Jim Cummins
- Mixed By – David Ogilvie* (tracks: 1, 3, 5 to 9), Greg Reely (tracks: 2, 4, 10), Ken Marshall
- Performer – D. Rudolph Goettel*, Nivek Ogre, cEvin Key
- Producer – David Ogilvie*, cEvin Key
- Recorded By – David Ogilvie*, Ken Marshall
NotesRecorded spontaneously at Mushroom.
Mixed at Little Mountain, Vancouver 1990
This edition's booklet folds out in a full color 6 panel display.
Track 6 is titled "Shoreline Poison" in the booklet.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 077779468324
- Barcode (Text): 0 7777-94683-2 4
- Matrix / Runout: CPCD 94683 S0A02D 2-1-3 CAPITOL JAX 7 C
- SPARS Code: ADD
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|CDP 7 94683 2||Skinny Puppy||Too Dark Park (CD, Album)||Capitol Records||CDP 7 94683 2||US||1990|
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