Leave Here a Stranger

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Leave Here a Stranger
Studio album by Starflyer 59
Released June 5, 2001
Recorded 2001
Genre Indie rock, dream pop
Length 40:05
Label Tooth & Nail
Producer Terry Scott Taylor
Starflyer 59 chronology
Easy Come Easy Go
(2001)
Leave Here a Stranger
(2001)
Can't Stop Eating
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars link
HM (not rated)[1]

Leave Here a Stranger is the sixth full-length album by Starflyer 59. Unlike most contemporary albums, it was recorded and mixed in mono as opposed to stereo. Leave Here a Stranger was listed in Los Angeles Times among the Top 10 albums of 2001.[2]

HM Magazine characterizes its lyrical content as a concept album about the troubles associated with the life of a recording artist.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Jason Martin.

  1. "All My Friends Who Play Guitar" – 5:21
  2. "Can You Play Drums?" – 2:56
  3. "When I Learn to Sing" – 3:25
  4. "Give Up the War" – 4:49
  5. "Things Like This Help Me" – 4:58
  6. "This I Don't Need" – 2:53
  7. "I Like Your Photographs" – 6:21
  8. "...Moves On" – 1:20
  9. "Night Music" – 3:41
  10. "Your Company" – 4:21

Personnel[edit]

Starflyer 59
Additional personnel
  • Terry Scott Taylor – producer
  • Andrew D. Prickett – engineer
  • Chris Colbert – mixing
  • Rob Watson – additionals
  • Frank Lenz – additionals
  • Brian Gardner – mastering
  • Matt@muellerworld.com – color photography
  • Matt Wignal – band photography
  • Andy Mueller – art direction and design

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jones, Sarah (July–August 2001). "Reviews / Leave Here a Stranger". HM Magazine (90): 74. ISSN 1066-6923. 
  2. ^ Cromelin, Richard. "Pop Music; The Consensus Top 10, Plus One". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 31 July 2013.