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King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard

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King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Butterfly 3000 album cover
3.58 | 80 ratings | 3 reviews | 16% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2021

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Yours (4:35)
2. Shangahi (4:01)
3. Dreams (4:04)
4. Blue Morpho (3:51)
5. Iterior People (5:15)
6. Catching Smoke (6:28)
7. 2.02 Killer Year (3:19)
8. Black Hot Soup (5:12)
9. Ya Love (4:16)
10. Buttefly 3000 (2:51)

Total Time 43:52

Line-up / Musicians

- Stu Mackenzie / vocals (1-4,6-10), synthesizer (1-10), Mellotron (1-4,7), acoustic guitar (1,2,4,6,8,9), bass (1-6,8,9), drums (1,4,6,9,10), piano (2,6), Wurlitzer (4), percussion (6-8)
- Michael Cavanagh / drums (1-10)
- Cook Craig / synthesizer (2,8-10), electric guitar (6,8), percussion (8), Mellotron (9), bass (9,10)
- Ambrose Kenny-Smith / vocals (1,2,6-9), percussion (1-4,6-10), harmonica (1), saxophone (4)
- Joey Walker / vocals (5-6), acoustic guitar (5-6), electric guitar (5-6), synthesizer (5-6), keyboards (5)

Releases information

Produced By Stu Mackenzie
Mixed by Stu Mackenzie (1-4,6-10) and Joey Walker (5,6)
Mastered by Joseph Carra
Cover: Jason Galea

Label: Flightless
June 11, 2021

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KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD Butterfly 3000 ratings distribution

(80 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(16%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(45%)
Good, but non-essential (29%)
Collectors/fans only (9%)
Poor. Only for completionists (1%)

KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD Butterfly 3000 reviews

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3 stars I don't know how KGLW is able to be so consistently stellar across so many genres. Polygondwanaland was one of the best prog releases of 2017, Nonagon Infinity is a psych classic for a reason, Infest the Rats' Nest is a modern masterpiece of thrash metal, and Butterfly 3000 is another win for the ba ... (read more)

Report this review (#2904519) | Posted by TheEliteExtremophile | Tuesday, April 4, 2023 | Review Permanlink

5 stars I truly like the step King Lizzard has taken here. I love the sound, I love the apparent lightness of the music. It's so playful. Many people may be put off by this album if you compare it to their previous outputs that were in general somewhat heavier in sound. But I love it. I am always impr ... (read more)

Report this review (#2757956) | Posted by WJA-K | Thursday, June 2, 2022 | Review Permanlink

2 stars I'm a big fan of King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard but for me this is by far their worst album that comes at a funny point at the band's career. The band are known for ragged psychedelic rock, polyrhythmic prog explorations, jazzy odysseys, metal and all sorts and yet have crafted a distinct id ... (read more)

Report this review (#2576389) | Posted by ImpressiveLad1597 | Sunday, July 4, 2021 | Review Permanlink

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