Heart – Dreamboat Annie – Vinyl Record
Dreamboat Annie is the debut studio album by the American rock band Heart, released in 1976.
Dreamboat Annie was released on February 14, 1976. The lineup of Heart during the recording of “Dreamboat Annie” consisted of Ann Wilson (lead vocals, flute, guitar), Nancy Wilson (guitar, vocals, mandolin), Roger Fisher (lead guitar), Howard Leese (keyboards, guitar, mandolin), Steve Fossen (bass), and Michael Derosier (drums).
The album spans various genres, including rock, folk, and hard rock. Heart is known for blending acoustic and electric elements, and “Dreamboat Annie” showcases this diversity. The album features iconic tracks such as “Magic Man,” “Crazy on You,” and the title track “Dreamboat Annie.” These songs helped establish Heart’s identity and gained significant radio play.
Dreamboat Annie was a commercial success, and it marked the beginning of Heart’s long and successful career. The album achieved multi-platinum status and laid the foundation for their subsequent releases.
Heart’s sound on “Dreamboat Annie” is characterized by Ann Wilson’s powerful vocals, the intricate guitar work of Nancy Wilson and Roger Fisher, and a mix of folk-inspired acoustic moments and harder rock sections. The album is considered a classic in the rock genre and is often praised for its musical diversity, memorable melodies, and the Wilson sisters’ vocal harmonies.
Dreamboat Annie is not only a significant debut for Heart but also a timeless album that has left a lasting impact on the rock music landscape. It remains a favorite among fans and is recognized as one of the standout releases of the 1970s.
40th Anniversary vinyl
Brand new, never played and still in the factory plastic
Dreamboat Annie (Fantasy Child)
Crazy On You
Soul Of The Sea
White Lightning & Wine
(Love Me Like Music) I’ll Be Your Song
How Deep It Goes
Dreamboat Annie (Reprise)