Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons

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Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons
Studio album by Blonde Redhead
Released June 6, 2000 (2000-06-06)
Recorded Bear Creek Studio, January 25-February 16, 2000
Genre Indie rock, noise pop
Length 39:29
Label Touch and Go Records
Blonde Redhead chronology
In an Expression of the Inexpressible
(1998)
Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons
(2000)
Melodie Citronique
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
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Pitchfork Media (7.8/10) link
Robert Christgau (neither) link

Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons is the fifth studio album by Blonde Redhead. It was produced by Guy Picciotto & Ryan Hadlock and released by Touch & Go Records in 2000.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Equally Damaged" – 0:40
  2. "In Particular" – 6:05
  3. "Melody of Certain Three" – 3:53
  4. "Hated Because of Great Qualities" – 4:42
  5. "Loved Despite of Great Faults" – 4:12
  6. "Ballad of Lemons" – 1:54
  7. "This Is Not" – 4:50
  8. "A Cure" – 5:23
  9. "For the Damaged" – 3:02
  10. "Mother" – 2:08
  11. "For the Damaged Coda" – 2:37 (this track is not listed on the back cover, but appears in the liner notes with an asterisk)

Credits[edit]

  • Simone Pace - band member
  • Kazu Makino - band member
  • Amedeo Pace - band member
  • Toby Christensen - piano on tracks 5, 8, 9 and 11.
  • Guy Picciotto - producer
  • Ryan Hadlock - producer, engineer
  • Brad Zeffren - 2nd engineer
  • Howie Weinberg - recording master

Use in media[edit]

The song "For the Damaged Coda" appears in the credit sequence of the Rick and Morty episode "Close Rick-counters of the Rick Kind".