Cibo Matto (EP)

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Cibo Matto
EP by Cibo Matto
Released December 14, 1995
Genre Rock, Trip hop
Label El Diablo
Cibo Matto chronology
Cibo Matto
(1995)
Viva! La Woman
(1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Cibo Matto is the debut EP by Cibo Matto released in 1995.

Three tracks from this release would find their way onto the group's debut full-length album, albeit with slightly different arrangements (substantially in the case of "Know Your Chicken") and cleaner, better-produced vocal takes. The EP also features a cover of alternative rock band Soundgarden's 1994 song "Black Hole Sun", which Allmusic describes as "a wonderfully loopy cover... rearranged like a lounge favorite and sung in French."[2]

The final track, the instrumental and ambient "Crumbs" would later resurface on the group's second EP, 1997's Super Relax.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Beef Jerky"
  2. "Birthday Cake"
  3. "Know Your Chicken"
  4. "Black Hole Sun" (Soundgarden)
  5. "Crumbs"

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Cibo Matto (EP) - Cibo Matto". Allmusic. Retrieved September 27, 2011.