Serú Girán (album)

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Serú Girán
Studio album by Serú Girán
Released November, 1978
Genre Symphonic rock, progressive rock
Length 30:46
Label Music Hall
Serú Girán chronology
Serú Girán
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Serú Girán is the debut album by the eponymous band, brainchild of Charly García (his fourth and last band). It was recorded partly in Brazil and in the United States, and was released in 1978.

Although initially poorly received by critics and fans, in part due to its unconventional symphonic rock influences, the album is now considered one of the finest progressive rock albums in Spanish, containing many Argentine rock standards.

Track listing[edit]

Side one

  1. "Eiti Leda" - 7:05
  2. "El Mendigo en el Andén" [The Beggar in the Platform] (David Lebón, Charly García) - 3:53
  3. "Separata" - 1:36
  4. "Autos, Jets, Aviones, Barcos" [Cars, Jets, Planes and Boats] - 4:15

Side two

  1. "Serú-Girán" - 6:55
  2. "Seminare" - 3:27
  3. "Voy a Mil" (David Lebón, Charly García) - 3:06
  4. "Cosmigonon" (David Lebón) - 1:33
  • All songs written and composed by Charly García, except where noted.