Monkey Island is the seventh studio album by American rock band The J. Geils Band. The album was released on June 9, 1977, by Atlantic Records. The album did not perform well in the marketplace, and would be the J. Geils Band's last original album for Atlantic Records after almost eight years with the label
Geils – Monkey Island. referencing Monkey Island, LP, Album, K 50381. On hearing the spooked-out title track and a couple of other excellent deep cuts here, the shadowy, 'serious' cover art (and band name truncation) starts to make sense. A surprising and out of character album for this otherwise shallow and commercial 'party rock' outfit, and all the better for it. Reply Notify me 1 Helpful.
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Features Song Lyrics for The J. Geils Band's Monkey Island album. Monkey Island Lyrics. 11. I’m Not Rough Lyrics. The J. Geils Band Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. All Music News . Popular The J. Geils Band Lyrics.
The J. Geils Band's chart profile had been steadily slipping since the Top Ten success of their third record, Bloodshot. Even the awe-inspiring live album Blow Your Face Out, the band's near-maniacal dedication to the live stage, and their nonstop presence on the FM dial couldn't get them a hit album. By the time of 1977's Monkey Island the band seemed a little confused by it all and maybe even a bit weary of the effort to make it on their own terms.
This album has an average beat per minute of 133 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 105/202 BPM). See the BPM profile of this album. Tracklist - Monkey Island.
The album did not perform well in the marketplace, and would be the J. Geils Band's last original album for Atlantic Records after almost eight years with the label. It was, however, the band's first album on which they did not use an outside producer, as well as their first project with recording engineer David Thoener, with whom they later collaborated on their best-selling albums Love Stinks and Freeze Frame. The album contains the.
|The J. Geils Band|
|A2||Ice Breaker (For The Big "M")|
|A3||Cruisin' For A Love|
|A4||Hard Drivin' Man|
|A5||Serves You Right To Suffer|
|A7||First I Look At The Purse|
|A8||What's Your Hurry|
|A9||On Borrowed Time|
|A10||Pack Fair And Square|
|B2||You're The Only One|
|B7||I'm Not Rough|
- Manufactured By – Atlantic Recording Corporation
- Arranged By – The J. Geils Band (tracks: B1 to B9)
- Producer – Brad Shapiro (tracks: A1 to A11), Dave Crawford (tracks: A1 to A11), The J. Geils Band (tracks: B1 to B9)
Notes"Specially Priced Two Hit Albums On One Cassette".
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