"The surprises and subtleties may make the Blue Öyster Cult the first group to go beyond heavy metal ever."
"Every song leads neatly to the next and each side builds in drama and complexity ot a palpable release, which only the very best of records can deliver."
"...an outpouring of urban frustration, an offbeat sense of humor and an ability to rock with grandeur."
|Billboard's Top 200 albums:
14 weeks on the chart.
Entered Apr 27, 1974, last appearance Jul 27, 1974
Career of Evil / Dominance & Submission
(did not chart)
|Career of Evil||Albert Bouchard, Patti Smith|
|Subhuman||Eric Bloom, Sandy Pearlman|
|Dominance and Submission||Albert Bouchard, Eric Bloom, Sandy Pearlman|
|ME 262||Eric Bloom, Donald Roeser, Sandy Pearlman|
|Cagey Cretins||Albert Bouchard, Richard Meltzer|
|Harvester of Eyes||Donald Roeser, Eric Bloom, Richard Meltzer|
|Flaming Telepaths||Albert Bouchard, Eric Bloom, Sandy Pearlman, Donald Roeser|
|Astronomy||Joe Bouchard, Albert Bouchard, Sandy Pearlman|