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I See You

Madfish (2014)

Octave Doctors calling… daevid allen's last Gong album. A 3-sided LP with one illustrated, etched side. Gatefold sleeve with 8 page ilustrated lyric booklet, 4 page illustrated lyric booklet. Also available as I See You CD with an illustrated lyric booket and one extra track.

Reviews : Room 13

A Side:
  1. I See You [3'33] (d. allen, O. Allen, D. Sturt)
  2. Occupy [2'54] (d. allen, I. East, D. Sturt) [video]
  3. When God Shakes Hands With The Devil [5'40] (d. allen, K. Torabi)
  4. The Eternal Wheel Spins [7'04] (F. Golfetti, O. Allen)
B Side:
  1. Syllabub [4'32] (d. allen, D. Sturt, I. East)
  2. This Revolution [3'50] (d. allen, D. Sturt, I. East)
  3. You See Me [2'40] (d. allen, O. Allen, D. Sturt, I. East, F. Golfetti, K. Torabi)
  4. Thank You [10'35] (d. allen)
C Side:
  1. Zion My T-shirt [6'18] (d. allen, D. Sturt)
  2. A Brew Of Special Tea [1'22] (O. Allen)
  3. Shakti Yoni & Dingo Virgin [9'30] (d. allen, G. Smyth)
D Side:
  1. Etched side (d. allen)
  • Dada Ali: bi-focal local vocals 'n' gliss - aka daevid allen {gliss guitar and vocals}
  • Flamedog Alien: beat/crash/kick/vocal - aka Orlando Allen {drums, vocals on 'The Eternal Wheel Spins'}
  • Eastwinds i.e. Windows: saxo/flutes/lungs - aka Ian East {saxs, flute}
  • Fabuloso Golfcart: winged guitars/glissando - aka Fabio Golfetti {guitars, old school psych solos & glissando}
  • Unicorn Strut: bass & invisible operas - aka Dave Sturt {bass & computer samples}
  • Spiral K. Octoflash: crunchbox & scythe guitar - aka Kavus Tobabi{neoprog smart guitar}
Special Guests:
  • Gilli Smyth {sprinkled space whisper}
Production, Mixing and Mastering:
  • Engineered, mixed and produced by Orlando Monday Allen at Flamedog Records Studios and the Bananamoon Observatory Studios Australia.
  • Additional production by Dave Sturt and daevid allen.
  • Mastered by Udi Koomran at Ginger Studio, Tel Aviv (Additional production on daevid's vocal on Track 11, 'Thank You').
  • Rhythm section for tracks 1,2,4,7,9,11, recorded by Alex Angeloni, at Mosh Studios, Sâo Paulo, Brazil.
  • All saxes and woodwinds recorded remotely by Ian East in his own studio.
  • Gliss Guitar on 'Shakti Yoni and Dingo Virgin' recorded by Toby Robinson at Moat Studios, London, UK.