| March 4, 2003|
4 March 2003
| Hypermagic Mountain
Providence, Rhode Island, Costa Mesa, California
Lightning Bolt albums, Noise rock albums
Wonderful Rainbow is the third album by noise rock band Lightning Bolt. It is considered to be their most accessible album, featuring heavy but catchy bass guitar riffs and frenetic drums.
This album is listed in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die, which describes the band as creating "a mix of sheer abuse and welcome diversity, for a truly challenging listening experience".
Critical response to Wonderful Rainbow was generally favorable, with an average of 81 out of 100 based on 13 reviews on Metacritic. Online music magazine Pitchfork Media placed Wonderful Rainbow at number 157 on their list of top 200 albums of the 2000s, while Tiny Mix Tapes named it the 3rd best album of the 2000s.
All tracks written by Lightning Bolt.Lightning Bolt
Brian Chippendale – drums and vocals
Brian Gibson – bass guitar
Dave Auchenbach – recording engineer
Mike McHugh – recording engineer
Jeff Lipton – mastering
John Golden – vinyl mastering
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