Album II

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Album II
Studio album by Loudon Wainwright III
Released 1971 (1971)
Recorded Intermedia Sounds, Boston, Massachusetts
Genre Folk
Length 35:42
Label Atlantic
Producer Loudon Wainwright III,
Milton Kramer
Loudon Wainwright III chronology
Loudon Wainwright III
(1970)
Album II
(1971)
Album III
(1972)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (B+)[2]
Rolling Stone (favorable)[3]

Album II, as its title indicates, is the second album from Loudon Wainwright III. It was released in 1971 on Atlantic Records.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Me and My Friend the Cat" – 3:23
  2. "Motel Blues" – 2:50
  3. "Nice Jewish Girls" – 2:09
  4. "Be Careful, There’s a Baby in the House" – 3:18
  5. "a. I Know I’m Unhappy / b. Suicide Song / c. Glenville Reel" – 3:10
  6. "Saw Your Name in the Paper" – 2:14
  7. "Samson And The Warden" – 3:09
  8. "Plane; Too" – 3:10
  9. "Cook That Dinner, Dora" – 2:06
  10. "Old Friend" – 2:57
  11. "Old Paint" – 3:50
  12. "Winter Song" – 3:30

Note[edit]

  • All tracks are written and performed by Loudon Wainwright III except track 11.
  • Tracks 1, 9 and 5c were produced by Milton Kramer.
  • All other tracks were produced by Loudon Wainwright III.

Release history[edit]

  • LP: Atlantic SD 8291 (U.S.)
  • LP: Atlantic K40272 (UK)
  • LP: Atlantic 2400 142 (UK)
  • LP: Edsel ED310 (1989 re-release)
  • CD: Collector's Choice 633 (April 25, 2006 re-release)

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