It's Five O'Clock Somewhere (album)

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This article is about the Slash's Snakepit album. For the Alan Jackson song, see It's Five O'Clock Somewhere (song).
It's Five O'Clock Somewhere
Studio album by Slash's Snakepit
Released February 14, 1995
Recorded 1994 (1994) at Conway Studios, Record Plant Studios and Rumbo Recorders
Genre Hard rock, blues rock
Length 69:40
Label Geffen
Producer Mike Clink and Slash
Slash's Snakepit chronology
It's Five O'Clock Somewhere
(1995)
Ain't Life Grand
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly A−[2]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[3]

It's Five O'Clock Somewhere is the debut studio album by American hard rock band Slash's Snakepit, released in February 1995. The album was a decent commercial success, reaching number 70 on the American Billboard 200 albums chart. The song "Beggars & Hangers On" was released as a single in 1995.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Neither Can I"   Slash, Eric Dover 6:44
2. "Dime Store Rock"   Gilby Clarke, Dover, Slash 4:54
3. "Beggars & Hangers-On"   Slash, Duff McKagan, Dover 6:15
4. "Good to Be Alive"   Slash, Clarke, Dover 4:51
5. "What Do You Want to Be"   Slash, Matt Sorum, Dover 6:17
6. "Monkey Chow"   Clarke 4:12
7. "Soma City Ward"   Slash, Sorum, Dover, Izzy Stradlin 3:50
8. "Jizz da Pit" (instrumental) Slash, Mike Inez 2:48
9. "Lower"   Slash, Sorum, Dover 4:55
10. "Take It Away"   Slash, Dover, Sorum 4:44
11. "Doin' Fine"   Slash, Dover 4:17
12. "Be the Ball"   Slash 5:16
13. "I Hate Everybody (But You)"   Slash, Dover 4:41
14. "Back and Forth Again"   Slash, Dover 5:56
Total length:
69:40

Personnel[edit]

Slash's Snakepit
Additional musicians
Production personnel

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • The album cover artwork has been released by ConArt, a graphic company owned by Slash's brother, the art direction was done by Tony Hudson, Slash, and Kevin Reagan and the photos were done by Gene Kirkland and Robert John.
  • "Be The Ball" was written by Slash upon the request of Data East, a company who sells pin ball machines.
  • The band also worked on three more songs that have neither been released nor been played live.[4]

References[edit]

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