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Opal - Happy Nightmare Baby Album

Opal - Happy Nightmare Baby Album
Happy Nightmare Baby
Psychedelic Rock, Indie Rock, Ethereal, Glam
SST 103
MP3 album size:
2672 mb
FLAC album size:
1889 mb
SST Records


1A Falling Star1:21
2She's A Diamond4:18
3Magick Power6:14
4Rocket Machine4:24
5Siamese Trap6:38
6Soul Giver8:34
7Happy Nightmare Baby2:52


  • Design [Album Cover Design]David Roback
  • EngineerKeith Wechsler, Larry Goetz
  • Photography ByDavid Roback, Kendra Smith, Laura Levine
  • ProducerDavid Roback
  • Written-ByDavid Roback, Kendra Smith


© 1987 Salley Gardens Publishing/ Northern Line Music (BMI)
℗ 1987 SST Records


  • Barcode: 0 18861-0103-1 1


2018 г. Opal - Happy Nightmare Baby - full album The full album, Happy Nightmare. OPAL - 1987, , Live VIDEO, w. The Nightmare Baby. A Falling Star. Happy Nightmare Nightmare Baby is the debut album by the American band Opal, released in 1987 by SST Records in America and Rough Trade Records in England. It was the only album released by the band while together, singer Kendra Smith leaving during the tour to promote it, to be replaced by Hope Sandoval, the band evolving into Mazzy Star. The album was produced by the band's guitarist and co-songwriter David Roback, who said of the album: Happy Nightmare Baby was a very electric record. We were very. Opal - Happy Nightmare Baby 1987. To favorites 0 Download album. Listen album. Psychedelic Rock Garage Rock. Songs in album Opal - Happy Nightmare Baby 1987. Opal - Rocket Machine. Opal - Magick Power. Opal - Relevation. At once drowsy, psychedelic, entrancing, and possessed of a sinuous spark, Happy Nightmare Baby may have been Opal's only album but deserves more attention than merely being a blueprint for Roback's later work in Mazzy Star. For one thing, Opal was very much its own band, with Kendra Smith's particular lyrical visions of mystic power and universe-scaling dreams and nightmares its own entity. Listen free to Opal Happy Nightmare Baby Rocket Machine, Magick Power and more. 9 tracks 41:52. It was their first and again, only record released through SST Records, the legendary punk label run by Black Flags Greg Ginn. Unfortunately, due to SSTs legendarily horrible business acumen, this album languished in poor sales even when Oval later, as Mazzy Star, achieved widespread commercial success. Happy Nightmare Baby has been out of print since at least the mid-90s when SST, on its last legs, dropped Opal from their artist roster. Happy Nightmare Baby Q&A. More Opal albums. Early Recordi. Completa tu colección de , June 21, 2009. Opal : Happy Nightmare Baby 1987. The neo-psychedelic group Opal formed in the mid-'80s , featuring former Rain Parade guitarist David Roback and former Dream Syndicate bassist Kendra Smith. Initially , the group was called Clay Allison , but the group dropped the name after one single. Roback , Smith , and drummer Keith Mitchell released the remaining Clay Allison tracks under their own name in 1984 on the Fell From the Sun EP. After its release , the group adopted the name Opal and released an EP , Northern Line , in 1985. Happy Nightmare Baby. Happy Nightmare Baby is ranked 16,936th in the overall chart, 2,390th in the 1980s, and 239th in the year 1987. This album is rated in the top 13 of all albums on . Happy Nightmare Baby by Opal Year: 1987 Overall rank: 16,936th. Average Rating: 75100 from 16 votes