Editors’ Notes Todd Rundgren has always had his ear to the ground. It's entirely possible he sensed a cultural shift coming when Utopia eschewed their earlier prog tendencies for more concise tunes with a tougher edge on this album, released the same month as The Sex Pistols' game-changing debut. Utopia weren't playing punk or new wave, but there are definitely power pop elements at hand in the accessible, harmony-laden, hook-heavy arrangements here. And hard-rocking, willfully bratty tunes like "Gangrene" couldn't be further removed from the epic art-rock suites of Utopia's previous album. Oops! Wrong Planet is one of rock's most intriguing about-faces.

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Trapped
1
3:07
 
Windows
2
4:21
 
Love In Action
3
3:29
 
Crazy Lady Blue
4
3:40
 
Back On the Street
5
4:12
 
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell
6
4:38
 
The Martyr
7
3:52
 
Abandon City
8
3:53
 
Gangrene
9
3:40
 
My Angel
10
3:41
 
Rape of the Young
11
3:13
 
Love Is the Answer
12
4:17
 

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