Home Improvements

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Home Improvements
Studio album by My Friend the Chocolate Cake
Released 2007
Recorded Enormodome and Newmarket Studios, 2006
Genre Australian rock
Length 64:57
Label Liberation Music
Producer Tim Cole, David Bridie
My Friend the Chocolate Cake chronology
Curious
(2002)
Home Improvements
(2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Sunday Herald Sun 4/5 stars
Sydney Morning Herald (favorable)
The Australian 3.5/5 stars

Home Improvements is the sixth studio album by Melbourne band My Friend the Chocolate Cake. The album was released in 2007.

Track listing[edit]

(All lyrics by David Bridie, song arrangements by My Friend the Chocolate Cake)

  1. "Hymn for the Carnies" – 5:14
  2. "Home Improvements" – 3:42
  3. "She Dreams All Different Colours" – 4:07
  4. "Five Sisters" – 5:42
  5. "The Weather Coast" (music by Dean Addison, Bridie, Greg Patten) – 5:59
  6. "Pentecostal Girl" – 4:15
  7. "Opus Lagavulin" (music by Hope Csutoros, Helen Mountfort) – 4:20
  8. "Let's Go Walk This Town" – 4:11
  9. "Seek" – 4:40
  10. "The Forgotten Athletes of Persia" (music by Csutoros, Mountfort) – 3:53
  11. "John Patap" (music by Junior Devils Stringband, Bridie) – 2:46
  12. "Movement" (music by Mountfort, Addison) – 4:48
  13. "This Life Tonight" – 6:29
  14. "Malaise" – 4:44

Personnel[edit]

  • David Bridie - piano, singing, harmonium
  • Helen Mountfort - cello, backing vocals
  • Hope Csutoros - violin
  • Andrew Carswell - mandolin, tin whistle
  • Greg Patten - drums, ukelele, bvs
  • Dean Addison - double bass
  • Andrew Richardson - acoustic guitar

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