Texas (album)

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Texas
Studio album by PlayRadioPlay!
Released March 18, 2008
Genre Electronic/Pop
Length 49:19
Label Island
Producer Jacknife Lee, Lester Mendez, Daniel Hunter
PlayRadioPlay! chronology
The Frequency E.P.
(2007)
Texas
(2008)
Ancient Electrons
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AbsolutePunk.net 90% link
The Album Project 3/5 stars link
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Fort Worth Star-Telegram 4/5 stars link

Texas is the first full-length album by PlayRadioPlay!.[1][2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Loco Commotion" – 4:12
    • 1.5. "Suddenly, I've Become a Perfectionist" – 0:11
  2. "I'm a Pirate, You're a Princess" – 4:08
    • 2.5. "A Special Thanks to Dr. Allan C. Lloyd" - 1:01
  3. "Some Crap About the Furniture" – 3:30
    • 3.5. "Invisible Suits and Ties" – 1:42
  4. "Madi Don't Leave" – 4:51
    • 4.5. "For the Whole World/Room to See" – 0:48
  5. "Without Gravity" – 4:03
  6. "See You Soon" – 4:01
  7. "I'm Afraid There's a Hole in My Brain" – 3:47
    • 7.5. "Taxes" – 0:15
  8. "More of the Worst" – 3:25
    • 8.5. "Lady Killers Wear Funny Hats" – 1:28
  9. "My Attendance Is Bad But My Intentions Are Good" – 3:01
    • 9.5. "Cheap Paper With Full Color Advertisements" – 1:32
  10. "Corner Office Bedroom" – 3:22
    • 10.5. "Why Is Everyone Running?" – 0:48
  11. "Forgiveness, The Enviable Trait" – 2:21
  12. "Texas" – 0:59
  13. "Elephants as Big as Whales" - 5:38 (iTunes Bonus Track)
  • Songs listed with a .5 are segues, preludes, and/or interludes that act as transitions between songs. It was a way to have the record label allow the band to have 20 songs on a debut release.[3]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200[4] 157
U.S. Billboard Heatseeker Albums[4] 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PlayRadioPlay! To Release Debut In March". plug in music. 11 February 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-11. 
  2. ^ Preston Jones (18 January 2008). "Catfish Whiskey is a catch". Star-Telegram.com. Retrieved 2008-02-11. [dead link]
  3. ^ "PlayRadioPlay! Sheds Light on Track Listing". AbsolutePunk.net. 11 February 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-11. 
  4. ^ a b "Texas Charts & Awards". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-08-31.