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The Real Thing

Faith No More

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
June 20th, 1989
Catalog ID:
9 25878-2
Version desc.:
U.S.
Label:
Slash Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
14 reviews (avg. 81%)
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2. Epic 04:54   Show lyrics
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3. Falling to Pieces 05:16   Show lyrics
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4. Surprise! You're Dead! 02:27   Show lyrics
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5. Zombie Eaters 06:00   Show lyrics
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6. The Real Thing 08:13   Show lyrics
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7. Underwater Love 03:52   Show lyrics
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8. The Morning After 03:43   Show lyrics
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9. Woodpecker from Mars 05:40   instrumental
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10. War Pigs (Black Sabbath cover) 07:44   Show lyrics
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11. Edge of the World 04:10   Show lyrics
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Band members
Roddy Bottum Keyboards
Mike Patton Vocals
Jim Martin Guitars
Mike Bordin Drums
Billy Gould Bass
Miscellaneous staff
Billy Gould Lyrics on "The Real Thing"
Mike Patton Lyrics on all tracks except "War Pigs"
Terry Robertson Design (cd version)
Jeff Price Art direction
Lendon Flanagan Photography
John Golden Mastering
Craig Doubey Engineering (assistant)
Jimm "Watts" Vereecke Engineering
Matt Wallace Producer, Engineering
Jim Martin Lyrics on "Surprise! You're Dead!"
Roddy Bottum Keyboards
Mike Patton Vocals
Jim Martin Guitars
Mike Bordin Drums
Billy Gould Bass
Billy Gould Lyrics on "The Real Thing"
Mike Patton Lyrics on all tracks except "War Pigs"
Terry Robertson Design (cd version)
Jeff Price Art direction
Lendon Flanagan Photography
John Golden Mastering
Craig Doubey Engineering (assistant)
Jimm "Watts" Vereecke Engineering
Matt Wallace Producer, Engineering
Jim Martin Lyrics on "Surprise! You're Dead!"
Read Better than RHCP in 1989. EASY 75% wallernotweller December 20th, 2012
Read Forgive this album for its... 90% YonTroper December 3rd, 2010
Read Mike Patton is one cool dude 98% overkill666 July 30th, 2009
Read *Barfs* 10% absurder21 June 13th, 2009
Read The Real Definition of Shit 25% unclevladistav December 10th, 2008
Read Patton's first triumph 94% MercyfulSatyr October 18th, 2008
Read ORIGINAL, FUN AND PURE GENIUS 100% alexxhighlander October 17th, 2008
Read The end of a great decade.... 100% Wacke January 11th, 2008
Read The True Fusion of Rock and... 93% erickg13 September 27th, 2006
Read Fantastic Fantastic Fantastic 100% nailbunnybooya February 21st, 2006
Read Mike Patton's voice... 72% asklater December 14th, 2004
Read I Remember This One--Who... 90% corviderrant June 22nd, 2004
Read Great offering from a... 90% CrowTRobot August 18th, 2003
Read This is indeed The Real Thing 94% Colonel_Kurtz April 29th, 2003

The first album to feature Mike Patton on vocals who joined from Mr. Bungle.

On the vinyl version, "War Pigs", and "Edge of the World" don't appear.

Produced by Faith No More as well
Recorded at Studio D, Sausalito, CA. During December 1988
Mixed at Blue Canyon, Studio City, CA. During January 1989
Mastered at K-Disk, Los Angeles, CA.
Career direction: Warren Entner / John Vassiliou for W.E.M.
Photography by Lendon Flanagan
Art direction by Jeff Price.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 075992587822
Matrix / Runout: X17349125878-2RE-102M1S2
Mastering SID Code: IFPI 2U2M

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