blackAcetate

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blackAcetate
Studio album by John Cale
Released 3 October 2005 (2005-10-03) (UK)
Genre Alternative rock, experimental rock
Length 53:13
Label EMI
Producer John Cale
Herb Graham Jr.
Mickey Petralia
John Cale chronology
Process
(2005)
blackAcetate
(2005)
Circus Live
(2007)
Singles from blackAcetate
  1. "Turn the Lights On"
    Released: August 2005
  2. "Perfect"
    Released: 17 October 2005
  3. "Outta the Bag"
    Released: January 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
The Independent 3/5 stars 30 September 2005
Mojo 4/5 stars p.102, November 2005
NME (8/10) p.45, 8 October 2005
Pitchfork Media (4.4/10) 23 January 2006
PopMatters (5/10) 23 November 2005
Prefix 2.5/5 stars 8 December 2005
Q 3/5 stars p.123, November 2005
Stylus C 5 December 2005
Uncut 3/5 stars p.104, October 2005

blackAcetate is a 2005 album by John Cale, his second and last album for EMI.

"Perfect" was released as a single in the UK two weeks after the album, and was subsequently included in The Sunday Times' list of the top 20 pop songs of the year.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by John Cale

No. Title Length
1. "Outta the Bag"   3:54
2. "For a Ride"   3:55
3. "Brotherman"   3:32
4. "Satisfied"   3:54
5. "In a Flood"   4:53
6. "Hush"   3:26
7. "Gravel Drive"   4:23
8. "Perfect"   3:21
9. "Sold-Motel"   4:53
10. "Woman"   5:07
11. "Wasteland"   4:11
12. "Turn the Lights On"   3:46
13. "Mailman (The Lying Song)"   4:04
Total length:
53:13

Personnel[edit]

Executive producer − Nita Scott

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Mark Edwards and Dan Cairns (18 December 2005). "Pop: Songs of the year". London: The Sunday Times. Retrieved 2 August 2006. 

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