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Black Gives Way to Blue

Alice in Chains

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
September 29th, 2009
Catalog ID:
509999 67159 25
Version desc.:
Digipak
Label:
Virgin Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
17 reviews (avg. 94%)
1. All Secrets Known 04:42   Show lyrics
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2. Check My Brain 03:57   Show lyrics
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3. Last of My Kind 05:52   Show lyrics
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4. Your Decision 04:43   Show lyrics
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5. A Looking in View 07:05   Show lyrics
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6. When the Sun Rose Again 04:00   Show lyrics
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7. Acid Bubble 06:55   Show lyrics
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8. Lesson Learned 04:16   Show lyrics
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9. Take Her Out 03:59   Show lyrics
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10. Private Hell 05:38   Show lyrics
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11. Black Gives Way to Blue 03:03   Show lyrics
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Band members
Jerry Cantrell Guitars, Vocals
Sean Kinney Drums
Mike Inez Bass
William DuVall Guitars, Vocals
Guest/Session
Chris Armstrong Tablas
Stevie Black Strings
Elton John Piano (track 11)
Lisa Coleman Vibraphone
Miscellaneous staff
John Lousteau Engineering (assistant)
Martin Cook Engineering (assistant)
Kevin Mills Engineering (assistant)
Randy Staub Mixing
Rocky Schenck Photography
James Minchen III Photography
Matt Taylor Cover art, Art direction, Design
Paul Fig Recording
Nick Raskulinecz Producer
Ted Jensen Mastering
Jerry Cantrell Guitars, Vocals
Sean Kinney Drums
Mike Inez Bass
William DuVall Guitars, Vocals
Chris Armstrong Tablas
Stevie Black Strings
Elton John Piano (track 11)
Lisa Coleman Vibraphone
John Lousteau Engineering (assistant)
Martin Cook Engineering (assistant)
Kevin Mills Engineering (assistant)
Randy Staub Mixing
Rocky Schenck Photography
James Minchen III Photography
Matt Taylor Cover art, Art direction, Design
Paul Fig Recording
Nick Raskulinecz Producer
Ted Jensen Mastering
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Read Very Nicely Done. 80% B76484 October 11th, 2011
Read Core Alice In Chains fan... 92% JamesIII November 7th, 2010
Read Alice Reborn 93% Twisted_Psychology June 13th, 2010
Read At long last... 95% Daemonium_CC December 4th, 2009
Read The true return of doom and... 100% Sigillum_Dei_Ameth October 6th, 2009
Read Black Gives Way to perfection 100% serial_killer_miller October 1st, 2009
Read The Legendary Band Returns... 95% CyclicChaos8 October 1st, 2009
Read Warning: Shameless comeback... 91% hells_unicorn September 30th, 2009
Read Worthy of AiC moniker 93% Bloodstone September 30th, 2009
Read Every bit as awesome as I'd... 95% MercyfulSatyr September 29th, 2009
Read “Hiding In The Darkest... 91% OzzyApu September 29th, 2009

This is the first Alice in Chains studio album in 14 years, since the release of the self-titled (aka "Tripod") album, and its first release featuring William DuVall on guitar and vocals.

Videos for "A Looking in View", "Check My Brain", "Your Decision", "Lesson Learned" and "Acid Bubble" were made to promote this album.

Recording information:

Recorded between October 23rd, 2008 and March 18th, 2009 at Studio 606 in Northridge, California.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 5 0999-9-67159-25
Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): DIDX-239095 4 A01
Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): DIDX239095 1N 15
Matrix / Runout (Variant 3): DIDX239095 2N 1
Matrix / Runout (Variant 4): www.takt.eu 2100002097409 9671592
Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI L328
Mastering SID Code (Variant 2, 3): IFPI L250
Mastering SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI LK97
Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 507B
Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 4151
Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 4170
Mould SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI 9R89

Added by: SuicidalFreak Modified by: Caliginosity
Added on: 2009-08-08 14:43:20 Last modified on: 2016-03-05 09:18:20