Highly Evolved (Album)
|Studio album by The Vines|
|Released||July 14, 2002|
|Recorded||July 2001 - Feburary 2002|
|Genre||Alternative Rock, Grunge, Garage Rock Revival, Neo-Psychedelica|
|The Vines chronology|
The album's recording process started on July 2001 and ended on Feburary of 2002. The album was recorded and mixed at The Sound Factory which is located at Hollywood, California. Track 8, "Factory", was previously released in 2001 as a 7" single. The album has a number of drummers because David Oliffe, the original drummer for The Vines, left during the recording process and the band hired different drummers for the rest of the album before they got Hammish Rosser to replace David during 2002.
- Highly Evolved
- Autumn Shade
- Get Free
- Country Yard
- In The Jungle
- Mary Jayne
- Ain't No Room
The albums lead single was the title track, "Highly Evolved", was not that much of a hit. It's following single, however, "Get Free" was a complete success for its fast-paced grunge music. "Outtatheway!", the third songle, was just as populare. The fourth and final single, "Homesick", was not as much as a hit, and most people did not notice that this was a single release.
The Vines are-
- Craig Niccoals - Vocals, Guitar
- Patrick Matthews - Bass, Backing Vocals
- David Oliffe - Drums on tracks 1-4, 7, 10, and 12
- Joey Walker - Drums on "Get Free"
- Pete Thomas - Drums on tracks 8, 11, and 5
- Victor Indrizzo - Drums on "In The Jungle"