Penny Sparkle

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Penny Sparkle
Studio album by Blonde Redhead
Released September 13, 2010 (2010-09-13)
Genre Indie rock, dream pop, electronica
Length 43:56
Label 4AD
Producer Van Rivers & The Subliminal Kid, Blonde Redhead
Blonde Redhead chronology
23
(2007)
Penny Sparkle
(2010)
Barragán
(2014)
Singles from Penny Sparkle
  1. "Here Sometimes"
    Released: August 24, 2010 (2010-08-24)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
Consequence of Sound 3/5 stars[2]
NME (8/10) [3]
MusicOMH 3.5/5 stars [4]
Pitchfork Media (4.0/10) [5]
God Is in the TV Zine 4/5 stars [6]

Penny Sparkle is the eighth studio album by American alternative rock band Blonde Redhead, released on September 13, 2010 (2010-09-13) in the U.K. and September 14, 2010 (2010-09-14) in the U.S. The album was recorded in New York and Stockholm, Sweden.

Track listing[edit]

(All songs by Blonde Redhead)

No. Title Length
1. "Here Sometimes"   4:43
2. "Not Getting There"   2:46
3. "Will There Be Stars"   4:27
4. "My Plants Are Dead"   4:18
5. "Love or Prison"   6:13
6. "Oslo"   3:54
7. "Penny Sparkle"   4:34
8. "Everything Is Wrong"   2:49
9. "Black Guitar"   5:20
10. "Spain"   4:56
Total length:
43:56

Personnel[edit]

  • Kazu Makino — vocals, guitar
  • Amedeo Pace — vocals, guitar
  • Simone Pace — drums
  • David Thor Jonsson — keyboards
  • Walter Sear — modular moog

References[edit]