Too Much Sugar for a Dime

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Too Much Sugar for a Dime
Studio album by Henry Threadgill
Released 1993
Recorded 1993
Genre Jazz
Length 53:43
Label Axiom
Producer Henry Threadgill, Bill Laswell
Henry Threadgill chronology
Live at Koncepts
(1991)
Too Much Sugar for a Dime
(1993)
Song Out of My Trees
(1993)
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Too Much Sugar for a Dime is an album by Henry Threadgill, released in 1993 on the Axiom label. It has been described as: "a mad, glorious romp which explores some very dark timbres and tonalities and yet remains witty, fresh and consistently exciting." (Richard Cook & Brian Morton, The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Little Pocket Size Demons" – 10:49
  2. " In Touch" – 8:49
  3. "Paper Toilet" – 5:39
  4. "Better Wrapped/Better Unrapped" – 13:05
  5. "Too Much Sugar" – 2:58
  6. "Try Some Ammonia" – 12:23
All compositions written by Henry Threadgill.

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