Oxeneers or the Lion Sleeps When Its Antelope Go Home

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Oxeneers or the Lion Sleeps When Its Antelope Go Home
Studio album by These Arms Are Snakes
Released September 21, 2004
Recorded at Litho and Spectre South
Genre Post-hardcore
Length 46:38
Label Jade Tree Records
(JT1097) (CD)
Second Nature Recordings
(SN056) (vinyl)
Producer Matt Bayles and These Arms Are Snakes
These Arms Are Snakes chronology
This Is Meant to Hurt You
(2003)
Oxeneers or the Lion Sleeps When Its Antelope Go Home
(2004)
Like a Virgin
(2005)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
AbsolutePunk (93%)[2]
Pitchfork Media (7.6/10)[3]

Oxeneers or the Lion Sleeps When Its Antelope Go Home is the debut album by Seattle-based post-hardcore band These Arms Are Snakes, released on September 21, 2004 on Jade Tree Records.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by These Arms Are Snakes. 

No. Title Length
1. "The Shit Sisters"   3:34
2. "Angela's Secret"   3:34
3. "Big News"   3:18
4. "Tracing"   1:18
5. "Your Pearly Whites"   4:51
6. "Gadget Arms"   8:09
7. "Greetings from the Great North Woods"   4:28
8. "La Stanza Bianca"   3:41
9. "Darlings of New Midnight"   4:11
10. "Oxeneer"   0:57
11. "Idaho"   8:39

Personnel[edit]

Band members[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

Vinyl information[edit]

1st Press:

  • 547 Translucent Red Marble
  • 546 White
  • 549 Opaque Royal Blue

2nd Press:

  • 314 Translucent Blue

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