A Livingroom Hush

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A Livingroom Hush
Studio album by
Released2001
GenreJazztronica
Length48:55
LabelSmalltown Supersound
ProducerJørgen Træen
Jaga Jazzist chronology
Jævla Jazzist Grete Stitz
(1996)
A Livingroom Hush
(2001)
The Stix
(2002)

A Livingroom Hush is the debut album of Jaga Jazzist, released in 2001 by Ninja Tune under the authority of the Warner Music Group. The BBC named it the best jazz album of 2002.[1] The album features ten instrumental songs, most of which having been composed by Lars Horntveth and Jørgen Munkeby.[2][3][4][5]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[3]
Dagbladet5/6 stars[5]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review awarded the album four stars[3] and review by the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet awarded the album 5 stars (dice).[5]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Animal Chin"4:07
2."Going Down"5:20
3."Press Play"1:06
4."Airborne"5:13
5."Real Racecars Have Doors"4:15
6."Low Battery"5:50
7."Midget"2:32
8."Made For Radio"5:22
9."Lithuania"8:37
10."Cinematic"6:24

Credits[edit]

Performed by Jaga Jazzist
Production
  • Mastering – Audun Strype, Ingar Hunskaar
  • Mixing – Andreas Mjøs
  • Mixing, all string arrangements – Lars Horntveth
  • Mixing – Martin Horntveth
  • Artworks (sleeve - shape/color) – Martin Horntveth, christian@stateroom
  • Photography – Colin Eick
  • Producer, Recording, Mixing, – Jørgen Træen

Notes[edit]

Recorded in Duper Studios, Spring 2000. Mixed Summer 2000. Mastered at Strype Audio.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tomas Lauvland Pettersen (2003-01-06). "BBC listeners vote Jaga Jazzist's A Livingroom Hush jazz album of the year 2002". ListenTo.no. Archived from the original on 2012-05-25. Retrieved 2012-10-22.
  2. ^ "Jaga Jazzist - A Livingroom Hush". JazzLoft.com. Archived from the original on 2013-07-09.
  3. ^ a b c "Jaga Jazzist - A Livingroom Hush Review". Allmusic.com.
  4. ^ "Jaga Jazzist - A Livingroom Hush (Smalltown Supersound)". AlmostCool.org.
  5. ^ a b c "Jaga Jazzist - Moderne, lett tilgjengelig og mangefasettert jazz - A Livingroom Hush Review" (in Norwegian). Dagbladet.no.
  6. ^ "Jaga Jazzist – A Livingroom Hush". Discogs.com.

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