Paradise Discotheque

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Paradise Discotheque
Studio album by Crime & the City Solution
Released September 3, 1990
Recorded November 1989 at Conny's Studio, Wolperath, Germany
Genre Post-punk
Length 38:37
Label Mute
Producer Chrislo Haas
Crime & the City Solution chronology
The Bride Ship
(1989)
Paradise Discotheque
(1990)
A History of Crime
(2012)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly B-[2]

Paradise Discotheque is the fourth album by Crime & the City Solution, released on September 3, 1990 through Mute Records.

Accolades[edit]

Year Publication Country Accolade Rank
1990 Sounds United Kingdom "Albums of the Year" 23 [3]
1990 Select United Kingdom "Albums of the Year" 41 [4]

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Bronwyn Adams and Bonney except "Motherless Child", all music composed by Crime & the City Solution.

No. Title Length
1. "I Have the Gun"   3:34
2. "The Sly Persuaders"   4:10
3. "The Dolphins and the Sharks"   4:43
4. "The Sun Before the Darkness"   5:15
5. "Motherless Child"   3:49
6. "The Last Dictator I"   4:40
7. "The Last Dictator II"   5:01
8. "The Last Dictator III"   4:33
9. "The Last Dictator IV"   2:48

Personnel[edit]

Crime & the City Solution
Production and additional personnel

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raggett, Ned. "Paradise Discotheque". Allmusic. Retrieved November 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ Robbins, Ira (November 1990). "Lust". Entertainment Weekly (38). Retrieved November 14, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Sounds End Of Year Lists: Albums (1990)". Sounds. Retrieved November 14, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Select End Of Year Lists: 1990 Albums". Select. Retrieved November 14, 2012. 

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