Beat Happening (album)

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Beat Happening
BeatHappeningAlbum.jpg
Studio album by Beat Happening
Released 1985
Recorded 1983 - 1985
Genre Indie pop, lo-fi
Length

23:23 (Original LP)

42:14 (Reissue)
Label K Records
Producer Greg Sage
Beat Happening chronology
Beat Happening
(1985)
Jamboree
(1988)Jamboree1988
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
Sputnikmusic 4/5 stars [2]

Beat Happening is the debut album by Beat Happening, released in 1985 through K Records.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Calvin Johnson, Bret Lunsford, and Heather Lewis.

  1. "Foggy Eyes"
  2. "Bad Seeds"
  3. "I Let Him Get to Me"
  4. "I Spy"
  5. "Run Down the Stairs"
  6. "In Love With You Thing"
  7. "I Love You"
  8. "Down at the Sea"
  9. "Fourteen"
  10. "Bad Seeds [Live]"
  11. "Our Secret"
  12. "What's Important"

A later reissue added the following bonus tracks recorded around the time of the original LP's release and taken from self product homemade recorded in Tokyo and self-releasing in 1984 Three Tea Breakfast Cassette:[3]

  1. "Run Down the Stairs"
  2. "In My Memory"
  3. "Honey Pot"
  4. "Fall"
  5. "Youth"
  6. "Don't Mix the Colors"
  7. "Christmas"
  8. "Fourteen"
  9. "Let's Kiss"

The track listing of the 1996 LP edition changes the song sequence and adds two more tracks.

Side One

  1. Our Secret
  2. What's Important
  3. Down at the Sea
  4. I Love You
  5. Fourteen (1983)
  6. Run Down the Stairs (1983)
  7. Bad Seeds (Live)
  8. In My Memory
  9. Honey Pot
  10. The Fall
  11. Youth
  12. Don't Mix the Colors

Side Two

  1. Foggy Eyes
  2. Bad Seeds
  3. I Let Him Get to Me
  4. I Spy
  5. Run Down the Stairs (1984)
  6. Christmas
  7. Fourteen (1984)
  8. Let's Kiss
  9. 1, 2, 3
  10. In Love With You Thing
  11. Look Around

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