Zopilote Machine

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Zopilote Machine
Studio album by the Mountain Goats
Released 1994
Recorded 1994
Genre Lo-fi
Length 40:45
Label Ajax, 3 Beads of Sweat
Producer John Darnielle
the Mountain Goats chronology
Hot Garden Stomp
(1993)
Zopilote Machine
(1994)
Sweden
(1995)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
Sputnikmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

Zopilote Machine is the debut studio album by the Mountain Goats. ("Zopilote" is Spanish for buzzard.)

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by John Darnielle

No. Title Length
1. "Alpha Incipiens"   1:36
2. "Azo Tle Nelli in Tlalticpac?"   3:02
3. "Alpha Sun Hat"   1:24
4. "The Black Ice Cream Song"   2:03
5. "Sinaloan Milk Snake Song"   2:14
6. "We Have Seen the Enemy"   1:53
7. "Standard Bitter Love Song #7"   2:22
8. "Quetzalcoatl Eats Plums"   2:25
9. "Orange Ball of Love"   2:12
10. "Orange Ball of Hate"   2:09
11. "Bad Priestess"   1:29
12. "Going to Bristol"   2:02
13. "Young Caesar 2000"   2:17
14. "Going to Lebanon"   2:29
15. "Grendel's Mother"   2:20
16. "Song for Tura Satana"   2:03
17. "Alpha in Tauris"   2:09
18. "Going to Georgia"   2:15
19. "Quetzalcoatl Is Born"   2:21
Total length:
40:45

Release history[edit]

Date Label Format Catalogue number
1994 Ajax Records CD AJAX 036
29 March 2005 (2005-03-29) 3 Beads of Sweat CD, LP 3BOS 1006

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stewart Mason. "Zopilote Machine - The Mountain Goats". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-06-13. 
  2. ^ valrus (7 January 2009). "The Mountain Goats - Zopilote Machine (album review )". Sputnikmusic. Retrieved 2014-06-13. 

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