Free Shipping* & 5% Rewards On Every Order* With Club O

Blue Man Group - Complex

by Precision Series
Today$1520
Free Shipping*
ONLY 2 LEFT!

Club O Gold Members Earn

$0.75 | 5% Rewards*

Rewards

GOLD

$19.95/yr.

5% Rewards

Earn even faster

Free Shipping

Never pay extra*

Exclusive Rewards

Save big-- up to 40%

Exclusive Offers

Straight to your inbox

5% Dining Rewards

Get paid to go out tonight

ITEM# 2830164
  • Delivery Estimate

    Select a Product Option to view shipping

      **Delivery date is approximate and not guaranteed. Estimates include processing and shipping times, and are only available in US (excluding APO/FPO and PO Box addresses). Final shipping costs are available at checkout.

    • Warranty
      Select an option before changing warranty
    • Notifications

    Love this item?

    Save it to a list so you can find it anytime!


    Oops,

    something went wrong.

    Please refresh the page and try again.


    Details

    ITEM#: 2830164

    This is an Enhanced CD, which contains both regular audio tracks and multimedia computer files. Blue Man Group: Matt Goldman (cimbalom, upside-down bass, air poles, low-octave PVC, big drum, drumbone, backpack PVC, shaker gong, Utne drum, ribbon crasher, dumpster); Phil Stanton (cimbalom, air poles, drumbone, tubulum, Utne drum, mid-octave PVC, extenstion cord bull roarer, ribbon crasher, dumpster, Phil drum, backpack tubulum, timpani, drum wall); Chris Wink (cimbalom, tubulum, high-octave PVC, air poles, piano smasher, cuica, doppler toms, drum wall, drumulum, drumbone, dumpster, backpack tubulum, Utne shakers). Additional personnel includes: Dave Matthews, Tracy Bonham, Josh Haden, Esthero, Gavin Rossdale, Venus Hum, Rob Swift, Arone Dyer, Peter Moore (vocals); Spalding Gray (spoken vocals). Recorded at Blue Man 3rd Street Studio, New York, New York. Lyricist: Spalding Gray. Personnel: Blue Man Group (cimbalom, dulcimer, drums, cuica, percussion, sound effects); Avram Glietsman (vocals, guitar); Peter Moore (vocals, keyboards); Dave Matthews, Esthero, Gavin Rossdale, Dave Mathews, Annette Strean, Josh Haden, Arone Dyer, Tracy Bonham, Venus Hum (vocals); Brooke Ferris, Spalding Gray (spoken vocals); Christian Dyas (guitar, baritone guitar, E-bow, zither, harpsichord); Larry Heinemann (guitar, zither, Chapman stick); Dave Steele, Jeff Turlik (guitar, zither); Nels Cline, Chris Traynor (guitar); Byron Estep (dobro); Elvis Lederer (zither); Todd Perlmutter (drums, percussion, programming); Ian Pai, Jeff Quay , Todd Waetzig, Dave Anania (drums, percussion); Jeff Torton, Matthew Kriemelman, Crag Rodriguez, Nick White , Chris Bowen, Jordan Cohen, Vince Verderame, Josh Matthews, Wendy Day, Peter Simpson, Jeff Tortora (drums); Dan the Automator (programming); Kid Koala (sampler); Rob Swift (turntables). Audio Mixers: Andrew Schneider; Rich Costey. Recording information: Blue Man 3rd Street Studio, NY. Director: Seth Freed. Unknown Contributor Roles: Larry Heinemann; Chris Wink; Matt Goldman; Phil Stanton; Blue Man Group. Arrangers: Ian Pai; Dave Steele; Jeff Turlik; Peter Moore. Tubular percussion abounds on the cerulean trio's second album, which intersperses instrumental segments from the ever-expanding organization's show with guest spots from Tracy Bonham, Bush's Gavin Rossdale, and Dave Matthews, among others. Musically, the Blue Men concoct a kind of quirky metal from their collection of found and conventional instrumentation that's effective in settings such as "The Current," where they're combined with Rossdale's grunge-lite vocals. But the Men are also good at being laid-back and slightly sinister when occasion demands, one example being the accompaniment to Dave Matthews's distinctive vocal on the infectious "Sing Along." The outfit's crowd-pleasing version of Jefferson Airplane's "White Rabbit" is an ideal vehicle for Esthero's Beth Gibbons-like vocal, shedding the retro-jocularity of the live show version for something darker and more explicit. Ultimately THE COMPLEX neatly sidesteps any questions about translating the Blue Man oeuvre to a non-visual medium, with a combination of quirky arrangements and strategically placed guest stars.

    Specs

    UPC 075678363122
    Runtime 58 min.
    Type Performer
    Genre Instrumental
    Sub Genre Experimental Rock
    Label Lava Records
    Producer CMP; Tom Elmhirst; Dan The Automator; John Alagia; Todd Perlmutter; Venus Hum
    Number of Discs 1
    Track Listing Disc 1
    • 1. Above
    • 2. Time to Start - (German)
    • 3. Sing Along - (featuring Dave Matthews)
    • 4. Up to the Roof - (featuring Tracy Bonham)
    • 5. Your Attention
    • 6. Persona - (featuring Josh Haden)
    • 7. Piano Smasher
    • 8. White Rabbit - (featuring Esthero)
    • 9. Current, The - (featuring Gavin Rossdale)
    • 10. Shadows, Pt. 2 - (featuring Tracy Bonham/Rob Swift)
    • 11. What Is Rock - (featuring Arone Dyer/Peter Moore)
    • 12. Complex, The - (featuring Peter Moore)
    • 13. I Feel Love - (featuring Venus Hum)
    • 14. Exhibit 13
    Format Compact Disc
    Sub Format ECD
    Spars Coding n/a
    Artists Blue Man Group
    Dimensions 0

    Product Reviews


    5 Stars
    2
    4 Stars
    0
    3 Stars
    0
    2 Stars
    0
    1 Stars
    0
    Advertisement
    • Most Recent

    • This Band is great. It has a touch of reality woven into he theme of the songs. Their unique instruments add sounds that you would have never thought of being in music. My favorite song is track nine- The Current. I sugest bying it, becuase its worth ever penny.

      Read More
    • I love this cd! It's one of my favorites. Every time I listen to it, I'm reminded of how AWESOME they are in concert!! I've recommended it to every one I know

      Read More

    Questions & Answers

    Yay! Be the first to ask a question about this product.

    Shopping Tips & Inspiration

    Shipping & Returns

    Contact Information
    Shipping:

    This item will be delivered to you via USPS Trackable Media Mail or UPS Mail Innovations and will take from 2 days to 3 weeks from the time the item leaves our warehouse. *

    This product is not yet released, and is expected to ship on Apr. 22, 2003.

    This date is subject to change. In order to assure you receive Overstock.com's low price on this item, your credit card will be charged upon order placement. The item will ship immediately upon release.

    Standard Return Policy:

    Items must be returned in new or unused condition and contain all original materials included with the shipment. More Details

    FINAL SALE EXCLUSION: Items marked as FINAL SALE are not returnable unless the problem you experience is the result of our error.

    NOTE:

    This item cannot be shipped to Alaska or Hawaii. More details

    For your protection, all orders are screened for security purposes. If your order is selected for review, our Loss Prevention Team may contact you by phone or email. There may be a two business day delay to process your order.

    ** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.

    Advertisement