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Electric is the pivotal third album by The Cult. Released in 1987, the album marked a deliberate stylistic change in the band from a Gothic rock to a hard rock band. Rick Rubin, the producer on Electric, had been specifically hired to remake the band's sound in an effort to capitalize on the popularity of hard rock and heavy metal in the 1980s. The album was featured in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.

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  • Awesome album!!!
  • Perfect for a sunny afternoon!!!
  • So wonderful to see Ian n Billy n the lads play last nite at The Roundhouse. Great set.
  • One of the greatest Rock records ever, complete with monumental hits & a shitty cover (that becomes a tacky drunken sing-along track when you play the album over & over)
  • Their best
  • Start to finish...excellent. Period.
  • Stopped listening to them when this album came out...took me this long to get into Hard Rock...t7b
  • Wild Flower!
  • "apart from the dreadful Steppenwolf cover. don't know what they were doing with that one." Probably Rick Rubin's genius idea.
  • y-e-s.

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