Self-Taught Learner

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Self-Taught Learner
EP by Lissy Trullie
Released February 17, 2009 (U.S.)
June 29, 2009 (UK)
Genre Indie
Length 24:28
Label American Myth (U.S.)
Wichita (UK)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Altsounds.com 4/5 stars[1]
Blender 3.5/5 stars[2]
Houston Press (?)[3]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[4]

Self-Taught Learner is the debut EP from American Indie singer-songwriter Lissy Trullie, released on February 17, 2009. It was released on June 29, 2009 in the UK.[5] The EP was recorded in New York City with members of Trullie’s live band.[6]

The EP was re-released by Downtown Records in October 2009, including the new songs "Don't To Do", "You Bleed You", "Hold Your Head", and a cover version of "Just a Friend", by Biz Markie, recorded with Adam Green.[7]

"Ready for the Floor" is a cover of the 2008 song by English alternative dance group Hot Chip.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Boy Boy" (Lissy Trullie) – 3:36
  2. "She Said" (Eben D'Amico, Trullie)– 3:59
  3. "Self Taught Learner" (Trullie) – 4:13
  4. "Money" (Trullie) – 3:57
  5. "Forget About It" (Trullie) – 3:12
  6. "Ready for the Floor" (Hot Chip) – 4:02

References[edit]

  1. ^ Altsounds.com review
  2. ^ Blender review
  3. ^ Houston Press review
  4. ^ Rolling Stone review
  5. ^ "Lissy Trullie set for new EP and UK dates". April 30, 2009. NME. Retrieved on June 6, 2009
  6. ^ Shteamer, Hank (February 5, 2009). "Buzz kill". Time Out New York. Retrieved on August 25, 2009.
  7. ^ "Lissy Trullie to release expanded EP". August 13, 2009. NME. Retrieved on August 14, 2009