Between the Wars (Al Stewart album)

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Between the Wars
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Studio album by
Released8 May 1995
RecordedNovember 1994-March 1995
StudioSign of the Scorpion, Studio City, CA
GenreFolk
Length48:44
LabelMesa (US), EMI (UK)
ProducerLaurence Juber
Al Stewart chronology
Famous Last Words
(1993)
Between the Wars
(1995)
Down in the Cellar
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars[1]

Between the Wars is the thirteenth studio album by Al Stewart, recorded with Laurence Juber. Its major theme is of the period 1918 to 1939 - "Between the Wars". When released it was a critical success but a commercial failure.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Night Train to Munich" – 4:25
  2. "The Age of Rhythm" – 4:00
  3. "Sampan" – 3:37
  4. "Lindy Comes to Town" – 4:24
  5. "Three Mules" – 5:37
  6. "A League of Notions" – 4:17
  7. "Life Between the Wars" – 2:47
  8. "Betty Boop's Birthday" – 2:05
  9. "Marion the Chatelaine" – 3:41
  10. "Joe the Georgian" – 3:31
  11. "Always the Cause" – 3:18
  12. "Laughing Into 1939" – 4:15
  13. "The Black Danube" – 2:47

The 2007 Collector's Choice re-release has the following additional tracks:

  1. "The Bear Farmers Of Birnam" - 3:29
  2. "Merry Monks" - 1:35

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