Blackalicious ‎– Melodica

Mo Wax ‎– MWSSCD 001, Mo Wax ‎– MWSSLP 001


1 Swan Lake (Vocal) 5:39
2 Lyric Fathom (Vocal) 4:14
3 Attica Black (Vocal) 6:09
4 40oz. For Breakfast (Vocal) 7:42
5 Rhymes For The Deaf, Dumb And Blind (Vocal) 2:38
6 Deep In The Jungle (Vocal) 6:49
7 Swan Lake (Instrumental) 5:16
8 Lyric Fathom (Instrumental) 3:18
9 Attica Black (Instrumental) 6:13
10 Deep In The Jungle (Instrumental) 7:09
11 Rhymes For The Deaf, Dumb And Blind (Instrumental) 2:29

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This is the original UK 1994 release on Mo Wax in a jewel case, not the 1996 reissue in a cardboard sleeve, though they share the same catalogue number.

Cat# MWSSLP 001 appears on back sleeve.
Cat# MWSSCD 001 appears in the booklet.

All songs produced for Blackalicious Music, except tracks 4, 5 and 11 produced for Reconstruction Music. Track 1 & 7 produced for Reconstruction/Blackalicious Music.
All lyrics written for Blackalicious Music, except for track 6 lyrics written for Blackalicious Music, Dread Piper Publishing and Asia's Music.

Track 4 reads "40oz" on rear of the case, but insert shows real title which is "40oz. For Breakfast".
Tracks 5 and 11 misspell the word "Rhymes" for "Rymes".
The Gift Of Gab (T.Parker)
Asia Born (T.Shimura)
Lateef The Dread Piper (L.Daumont)

Rear: (P) + (C) 1994 Mo' Wax Recordings / Solesides.
Disc: ® + © 1994 Mo Wax Recordings
Booklet: Copyright 1994 Solesides Records.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 016555 040120
  • Barcode (String): 5016555040120
  • Matrix / Runout: MASTERED BY NIMBUS MWSSCD 001 1:0

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SS003 Blackalicious Melodica(CD, EP) Solesides SS003 US 1994 Sell This Version
AVCJ-60015 Blackalicious Melodica(CD) Jazz Not Jazz Records AVCJ-60015 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
MWSSLP 001 Blackalicious Melodica(2x12", EP) Mo Wax, Solesides MWSSLP 001 UK 1994 Sell This Version
BOOM23 Blackalicious Melodica(2x12", EP) Marlboro Music, Mo Wax BOOM23 Germany 1994 Sell This Version
MWSSCD001 Blackalicious Melodica(CD, EP, RE) Mo Wax MWSSCD001 UK 1996 Sell This Version