Armchair Gurus

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Armchair Gurus
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Compilation album by Hoodoo Gurus
Released 28 April 1998
28 August 2000
Genre Rock
Length 37:23
Label Mushroom
Shock Records
Producer Hoodoo Gurus
Hoodoo Gurus chronology
Blue Cave
(1996)Blue Cave1996
Armchair Gurus
(1997)
Bite the Bullet
(1998)Bite the Bullet1998
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Armchair Gurus is the third compilation album by Australian rock group Hoodoo Gurus.[2] It was originally released as a 2-CD set,[2] to coincide with the band's 1997 farewell tour of Australia (the 'Spit The Dummy' tour). It was also released separately with Electric Chair, the album features seventeen Hoodoo Gurus' ballads and slower songs whilst Electric Chair contains seventeen party tracks. The double set contains two tracks not previously found on Gurus' albums and five totally new songs including the single "The Real Deal". The album went gold.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I'm Doing Fine" - 3:31
  2. "My Girl" - 2:39
  3. "Death Defying" - 3:24
  4. "Come On" - 2:43
  5. "Shadow Me" - 3:39
  6. "1000 Miles Away" - 4:27
  7. "Fading Slow" - 4:16
  8. "Night Must Fall" - 4:07
  9. "Judgement Day" - 3:12
  10. "My Caravan" - 4:15
  11. "Nobody" - 4:23
  12. "Lover for a Friend" - 3:37
  13. "Waking Up Tired" - 2:54
  14. "Zanzibar" - 3:25
  15. "Show Some Emotion" - 2:58
  16. "I Was The One" - 4:10
  17. "Castles In The Air" - 4:06

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ a b Holmgren, Magnus; Georgieff, Didier; Hartung, Stephan. "Hoodoo Gurus". Passagen.se. Australian Rock Database (Magnus Holmgren). Archived from the original on 22 October 2013. Retrieved 25 March 2014.