Break It Up (Jemina Pearl album)

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Break It Up
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Studio album by Jemina Pearl
Released October 6, 2009
Length 38:23
Label Ecstatic Peace!
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
The New York Times (favorable)[2]
Pitchfork Media 7/10 stars[3]
Prefix 6/10 stars[4]
SPIN 4/5 stars[5]

Break It Up is Jemina Pearl's debut solo album.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks by John Eatherly & Jemina Pearl except were noted

  1. "Heartbeats" – 2:15
  2. "After Hours" – 2:49
  3. "Ecstatic Appeal" (Eatherly, Steve McDonald, Pearl) – 3:34
  4. "Band On The Run" – 3:03
  5. "I Hate People" (Eatherly, Pearl, Anna Waronker) – 3:19
  6. "Looking For Trouble" (Eatherly, McDonald, Pearl, Waronker) – 2:26
  7. "Retrograde" – 3:33
  8. "Nashville Shores" – 3:05
  9. "No Good" – 3:03
  10. "D Is For Danger" – 3:05
  11. "Selfish Heart" (Eatherly, Pearl, Waronker) – 2:15
  12. "Undesirable" (Eatherly, Pearl, Waronker) – 3:20
  13. "So Sick!" – 2:40

Personnel[edit]

  • John Angello – producer, engineer, mixing
  • Greg Calbi – mastering
  • John Eatherly – instrumentation
  • Alfred Figueroa – overdubs
  • James Frazee – assistant
  • Thurston Moore – guitar, backing vocals, guest appearance
  • James Pearl – vocals
  • Jemina Pearl – vocals, art direction
  • Iggy Pop – vocals, guest appearance
  • Sandy Robertson – management
  • Dave Sitek – percussion, loops, guest appearance
  • Art Smith – drum technician
  • Derek Stanton – guitar, guest appearance
  • Ted Young – engineer

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Phares, Heather. "Break It Up > Review". Allmusic.com. Retrieved on November 29, 2009.
  2. ^ Caramanica, Jon. "Critics' Choice - The Latest CDs from Gossip, Fred Hammond, and Jemina Pearl". nytimes.com. October 4, 2009. Retrieved on November 29, 2009.
  3. ^ Dombal, Ryan. "Break It Up". Pitchfork.com. October 23, 2009. Retrieved on November 29, 2009.
  4. ^ Winistorfer, Andrew. "Jemina Pearl: Break It Up". prefixmag.com. October 8, 2009. Retrieved on November 29, 2009.
  5. ^ Wood, Mikael. "Jemina Pearl, Break It Up". spin.com. October 6, 2009. Retrieved on November 29, 2009.