Swoon (Prefab Sprout album)

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Swoon
Studio album by Prefab Sprout
Released March, 1984
Genre Pop
Length 40:46
Label Kitchenware
Producer David Brewis & Prefab Sprout
Prefab Sprout chronology
Swoon
(1984)
Steve McQueen
(1985)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

Swoon is the first album by English pop band Prefab Sprout, released in March 1984. It has a markedly different, and less accessible, musical feel than their later works, featuring intricate guitar-based compositions that drew comparisons with Steely Dan and Aztec Camera.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Paddy McAloon

  1. "Don't Sing" – 3:53
  2. "Cue Fanfare" – 4:06
  3. "Green Isaac" – 3:31
  4. "Here on the Eerie" – 4:00
  5. "Cruel" – 4:20
  6. "Couldn't Bear to Be Special" – 3:49
  7. "I Never Play Basketball Now" – 3:40
  8. "Ghost Town Blues" – 3:21
  9. "Elegance" – 3:45
  10. "Technique" – 4:38
  11. "Green Isaac II" – 1:30