Artistic Vice is an album by singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston. Following a period of inactivity resulting from his renowned SXSW 1990 manic episode, Johnston gathered a group of friends to record some songs he had recently written. The result was Johnston's first full "studio" album, and his first release with a backing band on every track. My Life Is Starting Over".
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Artists Daniel Johnston Artistic Vice. Artistic Vice Daniel Johnston. This album has an average beat per minute of 117 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 82/167 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Artistic Vice.
His first full-length record fronting a band, Artistic Vice's sound may be lo-fi by most standards, but compared to Johnston's earlier recordings it seems downright slick. With the opening declaration of "My Life Is Starting Over," Johnston and company tear through 16 tunes that range from joyous and hopeful to sad and disturbing with unfettered garage-band fervor, attempting to cut through the troubled murk of the past several years of his life.
Is Artistic Vice the best album by Daniel Johnston? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. Artistic Vice by Daniel Johnston (1991) Overall rank: 34,638th. Accolades: Top albums of 1991 ( 558th ). Top albums of the 1990s ( 6,488th ). Best albums of all time ( 34,638th ).
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Artist Album Song Title. Artistic Vice Album Cover Art. Daniel Johnston. Vinyl 1. 1 My Life Is Starting Over. 2 Honey I Sure Miss You.
|1||My Life Is Starting Over||2:06|
|2||Honey I Sure Miss You||3:22|
|3||I Feel So High||3:21|
|4||A Ghostly Story||2:58|
|5||Tell Me Now||3:28|
|7||I Know Caspar||2:02|
|8||The Startling Facts||1:54|
|10||It's Got To Be Good||2:17|
|12||The Dream Is Over||1:44|
|13||Love Of My Life||2:36|
|14||I Killed The Monster||3:57|
|16||Fate Will Get Done||5:08|
- Acoustic Guitar, Vocals, Written-By – Daniel Johnston
- Bass Guitar – Mike West
- Drums – Fred McMahan
- Lead Guitar – Brent Conkle, Donny Spencer
- Producer, Engineer – Kramer
- Rhythm Guitar – Dale Dudgeon, Tom Gruda
NotesProduced at Chuck Picklesimer's House, West Virginia in July 1991.
|shimmy 048||Daniel Johnston||Artistic Vice (LP, Album, Pin)||Shimmy Disc||shimmy 048||US||1991|
|shimmy-048||Daniel Johnston||Artistic Vice (CD, Album, RE)||Shimmy Disc||shimmy-048||US||1999|
|SDE 9237 CD||Daniel Johnston||Artistic Vice (CD, Album)||Shimmy Disc Europe||SDE 9237 CD||Netherlands||1992|
|shimmy 048||Daniel Johnston||Artistic Vice (Cass, Album)||Shimmy Disc||shimmy 048||US||1991|
|INS624-2||Daniel Johnston||Artistic Vice (CD, Album, RE)||Shimmy Disc, Instinct Records||INS624-2||US||2004|