Peace and Noise

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Peace and Noise
Studio album by Patti Smith
Released September 30, 1997 (1997-09-30)
Recorded IIwII Studio, Weehawken
Genre Rock
Length 52:29
Label Arista
Producer Patti Smith
Patti Smith chronology
Gone Again
(1996)
Peace
and Noise

(1997)
Gung Ho
(2000)
Singles from Peace and Noise
  1. "1959"
    Released: 1997
Vinyl cover
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Robert Christgau (1-star Honorable Mention)[1]
NME 7/10 stars 27 Sep 97, p.59
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars 6 Oct 97

Peace and Noise is an album by Patti Smith, released September 30, 1997 on Arista Records. Uncut magazine ranked the album 21st best of the year.[2] Song "1959" was nominated for Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance in 1998.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Waiting Underground"   Patti Smith, Oliver Ray 5:20
2. "Whirl Away"   Smith, Lenny Kaye, Ray 5:01
3. "1959"   Smith, Tony Shanahan 3:58
4. "Spell"   Allen Ginsberg, Ray 3:17
5. "Don't Say Nothing"   Smith, Jay Dee Daugherty 5:52
6. "Dead City"   Smith, Ray 4:15
7. "Blue Poles"   Smith, Ray 5:19
8. "Death Singing"   Smith 3:44
9. "Memento Mori"   Smith, Kaye, Ray, Daugherty, Shanahan 10:34
10. "Last Call"   Smith, Ray 5:09

Personnel[edit]

Band

Additional personnel

Charts[edit]

Chart (1997) Peak
position
Sweden[4] 47
UK Albums Chart 169
U.S. Billboard 200[5] 152

Release history[edit]

Date Label Format Catalog
September 30, 1997 Arista Records CD 18986
2007 Sony BMG CD 37933

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Peace and Noise". Robert Christgau. 
  2. ^ "End of Year Lists". Acclaimed Music. Retrieved 2008-02-29. 
  3. ^ "Grammy Awards: Best Rock Vocal Performance - Female". Retrieved 2008-02-29. 
  4. ^ "Swedish chart". Retrieved 2008-02-29. 
  5. ^ "Billboard chart". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-02-29. 

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