The Tennessee Fire

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The Tennessee Fire
Studio album by My Morning Jacket
Released June 18, 1999
Recorded Ultrasuede Studios, Cincinnati, Ohio & Above the Cadillac Studios, Shelbyville, Kentucky
Genre Rock, indie rock, alternative country
Length 57:25
Label Darla Records
My Morning Jacket chronology
The Tennessee Fire
(1999)
At Dawn
(2001)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Pitchforkmedia (8.0/10)[2]

The Tennessee Fire is the debut album by the rock band My Morning Jacket. It introduced the reverb-heavy sound that is characteristic of the band's earlier material. This is most apparent in Jim James' vocals, many of which were recorded in an empty grain silo in Kentucky.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Jim James.

  1. "Heartbreakin Man" – 3:11
  2. "They Ran" – 2:48
  3. "The Bear" – 4:39
  4. "Nashville to Kentucky" – 2:58
  5. "Old Sept. Blues" – 2:28
  6. "If All Else Fails" – 3:58
  7. "It's About Twilight Now" – 4:06
  8. "Evelyn Is Not Real" – 3:04
  9. "War Begun" – 3:06
  10. "Picture of You" – 3:16
  11. "I Will Be There When You Die" – 4:42
  12. "The Dark" – 3:22
  13. "By My Car" – 4:04
  14. "Butch Cassidy" – 3:55
  15. "I Think I'm Going to Hell" – 5:06
  16. [Untitled] – 2:42

Line-up[edit]

  • Jim James - Vocals, guitars, harmonica & banjo
  • Johnny Quaid - Guitars
  • Two Tone Tommy - Bass
  • J Glenn - Drums

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