Brant Bjork & the Operators

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Brant Bjork & the Operators
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Studio album by Brant Bjork
Released April 30, 2002
Recorded November 2000 at Donner and Blitzen in Silverlake, California
Genre Stoner rock
Length 45:40
Label Music Cartel, Duna, Low Desert Punk (LP)
Producer Mathias Schneeberger
Brant Bjork chronology
Jalamanta
(1999)Jalamanta1999
Brant Bjork & the Operators
(2002)
Keep Your Cool
(2003)Keep Your Cool2003
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Brant Bjork and the Operators is the second solo album by desert rocker Brant Bjork. Although titled Brant Bjork and the Operators, Bjork sings and plays most instruments on the album. He is joined by friends Mathias Schneeberger and Mario Lalli to lend guitar and vocals. This was Duna Records first release.

This album was re-issued on vinyl in 2008 as a double LP.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Brant Bjork, except tracks 2 & 5.

No. Title Length
1. "Hinda65" 5:05
2. "Smarty Pants" (Lyrics by Brant Bjork, music by Mathias Schneeberger) 4:02
3. "My Ghettoblaster" 4:48
4. "Electric Lalli Land" 5:11
5. "From The Ground Up (We Just Stay The Same)" (Lyrics by Brant Bjork, music by Brant Bjork & Mathias Schneeberger) 3:41
6. "Cheap Wine" 4:09
7. "Cocoa Butter" 3:13
8. "Joey's Radio" 4:01
9. "Captain Lovestar" 6:33
10. "Hinda65 (Return Flight)" 4:57

Credits[edit]

Brant Bjork: vocals, guitars, bass, and drums

Mathias Schneeberger: keyboards, * additional guitars

Produced & Engineered by Mathias Schneeberger

Guitar leads on "Electric Lalli Land" by Mario Lalli

Backing Vocals on "Captain Lovestar" by Franz Stahl

Princess Lovestar by Debbie

Handclaps on "My Ghettoblaster" by the low desert punks

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