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Eye of the Zombie

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Length  43:45
Artist  John Fogerty
Producer  John Fogerty
Eye of the Zombie (1986)  Blue Moon Swamp (1997)
Release date  1 October 1986
Label  Warner Bros. Records
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Released  October 1, 1986 (first pressing) April 24, 2001 (second pressing)
Genres  Rock music, Heartland rock
Similar  John Fogerty albums, Rock music albums

Eye of the Zombie is the fourth solo studio album by American singer/songwriter John Fogerty. Released in 1986, it was his first album with a backing band, and it includes the Creedence-inspired track "Change in the Weather" as well as "Wasn't That a Woman" and "Soda Pop", his first forays into 60s-70s Motown-sounding funk and R&B. The album was not received well by critics and had lukewarm chart success despite a Grammy nomination for Best Male Rock Vocal in 1987. Fogerty hasn't played any material from this album in his concerts since the Eye of the Zombie tour in 1986. However, in 2009, he played "Change in the Weather" at a few shows. The song was also re-recorded in 2009 for The Blue Ridge Rangers Rides Again and performed live on several late-night TV shows to promote the album.

Contents

After Eye of the Zombie, Fogerty would not release another album until Blue Moon Swamp in 1997.

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Track listing

All songs written by John Fogerty

  1. "Goin' Back Home" – 3:34
  2. "Eye of the Zombie" – 4:35
  3. "Headlines" – 4:29
  4. "Knockin' on Your Door" – 4:18
  5. "Change in the Weather" – 6:48
  6. "Violence Is Golden" – 5:20
  7. "Wasn't That a Woman" – 4:12
  8. "Soda Pop" – 5:54
  9. "Sail Away" – 4:41

Personnel

  • John Fogerty – vocals, guitar, keyboards
  • Alan Pasqua – keyboards (4)
  • Neil Stubenhaus – bass
  • John Robinson – drums, percussion
  • Bobby King, Willie Greene Jr., Terry Evans – background vocals
  • Songs

    1Goin' Back Home3:34
    2Eye of the Zombie4:36
    3Headlines4:29

    References

    Eye of the Zombie Wikipedia


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