Between the Eyes

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Between the Eyes
Love Battery Between the Eyes.jpg
Studio album by
Released1989 (as single) - 1990 (as EP) - 1991 (as LP)
Recorded1989–1991
Genre Grunge
Length8:28 (as single) 33:59 (as LP)
Label Sub Pop [1]
Producer Jack Endino, Steve Fisk,
Conrad Uno, Jon Auer
Love Battery chronology
Between the Eyes
(1989)
Dayglo
(1992)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
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Between the Eyes is the debut single by Seattle-based rock band Love Battery, released in 1989. [3] [4] In 1990 and 1991, the release was expanded and reissued as an LP with bonus tracks.

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Critical reception

The single landed at #36 on Paste's list of the "50 Best Grunge Songs"; Paste called the LP "a stripped-down, gut-churning collection of gritty guitars and vox." [5] The Stranger wrote that the LP, and its follow-up, Dayglo, "remain psychedelic twin towers" in the catalog of Sub Pop. [6]

Track listing

All songs written by Love Battery (except where noted).

1989 single
  1. "Between the Eyes" - 4:28
  2. "Easter" - 4:10
1990 EP
  1. "Between the Eyes" - 4:28
  2. "Easter" - 4:10
  3. "Highway of Souls" - 5:25
  4. "Orange" - 3:01
  5. "2 and 2" - 2:25
  6. "Before I Crawl" - 2:37
  7. "Ibiza Bar" (Pink Floyd) - 3:00
1991 LP
  1. "Between the Eyes" - 4:28
  2. "Easter" - 4:10
  3. "Highway of Souls" - 5:25
  4. "Orange" - 3:01
  5. "2 and 2" - 2:25
  6. "Before I Crawl" - 2:37
  7. "Ibiza Bar" (Pink Floyd) - 3:00
  8. "67" - 2:45
  9. "Wings" - 3:12
  10. "Shellshock" - 3:18

Personnel

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  6. "Original Lineup of Love Battery to Play Dayglo in Its Entirety at Summer Stag Party 3". The Stranger.