Momofuku (album)

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Momofuku
Studio album by Elvis Costello and The Imposters
Released 22 April 2008 (vinyl, digital download); 6 May 2008 (CD)
Recorded 16 January 2008; 7 – 14 February 2008
Genre Alternative rock, Roots Rock, Post-Punk
Length 47:10
Label Lost Highway
Producer Elvis Costello and Jason Lader
Elvis Costello chronology
The River in Reverse
(2006)
Momofuku
(2008)
Secret, Profane & Sugarcane
(2009)
Elvis Costello and The Imposters chronology
The Delivery Man
(2004)
Momofuku
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Kevchino (9/10)[2]
Pitchfork Media (7.5/10)[3]
The Guardian 5/5 stars[4]

Momofuku is an album released in 2008 by Elvis Costello and the Imposters. The album also features collaborations with Rilo Kiley frontwoman Jenny Lewis. The album title refers to Momofuku Ando, the inventor of instant ramen noodles, and the speed at which the album was conceived and created.[5] It was first released on vinyl and as a digital download, then later released on CD.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "No Hiding Place" – 3:59
  2. "American Gangster Time" – 3:45
  3. "Turpentine" – 5:40
  4. "Harry Worth" – 4:28
  5. "Drum and Bone" – 2:34
  6. "Flutter and Wow" – 4:18
  7. "Stella Hurt" – 4:46
  8. "Mr. Feathers" – 2:45
  9. "My Three Sons" – 3:05
  10. "Song with Rose" – 3:02
  11. "Pardon Me Madam, My Name Is Eve" – 3:53
  12. "Go Away" – 4:55

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