Simpatico (The Charlatans album)

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Simpatico
Studio album by The Charlatans
Released 17 April 2006
2 May 2006 (U.S.)
Recorded Hook End Manor Studios, London, late 2005
Genre Alternative rock
Length 44:35
Label Sanctuary Records
Producer Jim Lowe
The Charlatans chronology
Up at the Lake
(2004)
Simpatico
(2006)
Forever: The Singles
(2006)
Singles from Simpatico
  1. "Blackened Blue Eyes"
    Released: 3 April 2006
  2. "NYC (There's No Need to Stop)"
    Released: 3 July 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
The Guardian 2/5 stars link
The Independent 3/5 stars link
Uncut 3/5 starslink
Pitchfork Media (5.4/10) link

Simpatico is the ninth album by British band The Charlatans, released on 17 April 2006 everywhere but the U.S., where it was released on 2 May 2006. The album incorporates hints of dub and reggae into the band's traditional sound and debuted at #10 on the UK album chart.

The title 'Simpatico' means "Pleasing, likeable; congenial, understanding; sensitive, sympathetic" according to the Oxford English Dictionary [1].

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Blackened Blue Eyes" – 4:19
  2. "NYC (There's No Need to Stop)" – 3:32
  3. "For Your Entertainment" – 3:58
  4. "Dead Man's Eye" – 4:21
  5. "Muddy Ground" – 4:00
  6. "City of the Dead" – 4:02
  7. "Road to Paradise" – 4:32
  8. "When the Lights Go Out in London" – 4:20
  9. "The Architect" – 4:10
  10. "Glory Glory" – 3:31
  11. "Sunset & Vine" – 3:45

Singles[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Link". Official Charlatans website. Archived from the original on 7 February 2006. Retrieved 5 February 2006.