Allo Darlin' (album)

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Allo Darlin'
Studio album by Allo Darlin'
Released June 7, 2010
Recorded 2010
Genre Pop/Rock
Length 37:26
Label Fortuna Pop!

Allo Darlin' is the debut full-length from Allo Darlin'. It was released June 7, 2010 on Fortuna Pop!.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Consequence of Sound 4/5 stars[2]
Robert Christgau A−[3]
Pitchfork Media (7.9/10)[4]

The Allmusic review by K. Ross Hoffman awarded the album 4 stars stating, "The playing is consistently strong and, with a few tender-hearted exceptions, briskly bouncy and grooving".[1]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks by Allo Darlin'

  1. "Dreaming" – 3:22
  2. "The Polaroid Song" – 4:14
  3. "Silver Dollars" – 4:12
  4. "Kiss Your Lips" – 3:46
  5. "Heartbeat Chilli" – 4:18
  6. "If Loneliness Was Art" – 3:30
  7. "Woody Allen" – 2:39
  8. "Let's Go Swimming" – 4:31
  9. "My Heart Is A Drummer" – 3:17
  10. "What Will Be Will Be" – 3:37

Personnel[edit]

  • Elizabeth Morris – vocals, glockenspiel, handclapping, percussion, piano, ukulele,
  • Paul Rains – electric guitar, backing vocals, fender rhodes, korg M1, lap steel guitar, omnichord
  • Bill Botting – bass guitar, backing vocals, vocals
  • Michael Collins – drums, backing vocals, percussion
  • The Friday Night Choir – backing vocals
  • Dan Mayfield – violin
  • Monster Bobby – vocals
  • Adam Nunn – mastering
  • Keiron Phelan – flute
  • Matthew Reynolds – backing vocals
  • Simon Trought – backing vocals, engineer, handclapping, mandolin, mixing, percussion, producer
  • Nik Vestberg – photography, sleeve design

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hoffman, K. Allmusic Review accessed , 2011
  2. ^ Consequence of Sound review
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert (December 3, 2010). Consumer Guide: Allo Darlin '​. MSN Music. Archived from the original on 2010-12-05.
  4. ^ Pitchfork Media review