Fanatic is the fifteenth studio album by American rock band Heart, released October 2, 2012 through Legacy Recordings. The album was recorded in hotel rooms and studios up and down the West Coast, with Grammy-winning producer Ben Mink, who had previously produced Red Velvet Car (2010), back at the helm. Ann and Nancy Wilson drew from their own lives and personal experiences as inspiration for their music
And in October comes Fanatic, a brand new studio offering. The band re-teams with producer and t Ben Mink (who helmed the sessions for 2010's Red Velvet Car). He also co-wrote the material with the pair. Lyrically the album is almost a counterpart to their memoir; its songs detail life events, changes, and a lifetime of ups and downs.
Fanatic,’ the new Heart album which is in stores on Oct. 2 swings the pendulum of perspective from looking back in a retrospective sense to one that is firmly driving forward. Heart’s Ann Wilson indicated that the new album would be more of a rock-based project and ‘Fanatic’ certainly doesn’t disappoint. The material on this album has quite a few layers in some places.
October 2, 2012 4:15AM ET. Fanatic. Back with producer Ben Mink, who shaped 2010's startlingly good Red Velvet Car, the Wilson sisters ride a late-game hot streak through Fanatic, still living up to their band name. Listen to "Fanatic": In This Article: Heart.
When I was kvelling over Heart's career-defining box set Strange Euphoria, I was thrilled to find out that Heart was releasing a new album this year - but I was also a little nervous that it might not live up to what they'd been doing lately. Eilen Jewell talks about her new single, new album, and politics. The more they try to shut me up and say, 'Just sing your songs, I don't want to hear about your politics,' the more I think, 'Well, I guess I should include my politics in more songs. Whenever somebody tells me I can't do something, that's what I become interested in doing.
The discography of the American rock band Heart consists of 16 studio albums, 9 live albums, 8 compilation albums, 64 singles, and 35 music videos. Heart has sold over 35 million records worldwide. A "All I Wanna Do Is Make Love to You" is the only single released by Heart to be certified gold by the RIAA. B Peaked at number 19 on the Billboard Rock Single Sales chart. 1976: "Crazy on You". 1976: "Dreamboat Annie". 1977: "Little Queen".