Dark End of the Street (album)

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Dark End of the Street
EP by Cat Power
Released December 9, 2008
Genre indie rock
Label Matador Records
Cat Power chronology
Jukebox
(2008)
Dark End of the Street
(2008)
Sun
(2012)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
The A.V. Club B[1]
Drowned In Sound 5/10 stars[2]
musicOMH 3/5 stars[3]
NME 8/10 stars[4]
Now 2/5 stars[5]
Pitchfork Media (3.8/10)[6]
PopMatters 5/10 stars[7]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[8]
Spin 3/5 stars[9]
Uncut 3/5 stars[10]

Dark End of the Street is an EP album by American singer/songwriter Chan Marshall, also known as Cat Power. It was released on December 9, 2008 on Matador Records.

Dark End of the Street was released both digitally and on a limited edition double 10". It contains six songs originally by Brendan Behan, James Carr, Sandy Denny, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Otis Redding, and Aretha Franklin, which were recorded during Cat Power's Jukebox sessions. Among the six are four previously unpublished tracks.[11]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Dark End of the Street" (James Carr) *
  2. "Fortunate Son" (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
  3. "Ye Auld Triangle" (Dominic Behan) *
  4. "I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now)" (Otis Redding)
  5. "Who Knows Where the Time Goes?" (Sandy Denny/Fairport Convention) *
  6. "It Ain't Fair" (Aretha Franklin) *

* previously unreleased

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