City Beach (album)

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City Beach
City Beach cover.jpg
Studio album by Jill Cunniff
Released February 20, 2007
Genre electronic, hip-hop, rock
Label The Militia Group
Professional ratings
Review scores
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Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

City Beach is the title of the solo album released by Luscious Jackson member Jill Cunniff. It was released on February 20, 2007 on CD.[2] It was also released on 12" vinyl, which also include an exclusive track co-written by author, journalist, musician and cult heroine Vivian Goldman, "Like Smoke" not available on the CD or by web download. 500 copies of City Beach were made available on red and yellow vinyl.[3]

The following is the Official Press Release taken from[4]

Jill Cunniff, ex-singer of the alternative rock, all-girl group Luscious Jackson, explained her debut solo album as a “mood record made to bring the beach to caged up city dwellers. I hope it will also bring the city to homesick urbanites everywhere.” The twelve-track album is a breezy, earnest yet celebratory piece—aglow with motherly wisdom and metrical nods to the unassailable grit and color of urban life.

Emmylou Harris appears as a guest vocalist on the album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Lazy Girls - 2:49
  2. Happy Warriors - 3:11
  3. NYC Boy - 3:31
  4. Warm Sound - 3:17
  5. Eye Candy - 2:49
  6. Apartment 3 - 4:01
  7. Love is a Luxury - 3:40
  8. Exclusive - 4:10
  9. Kaleidoscope - 4:15
  10. Future Call - 3:26
  11. Calling Me - 3:55
  12. Disconnection - 3:36
  13. Like Smoke (12" vinyl only bonus track)

Bonus 7" Vinyl

  1. Kaleidoscope (Fader Creeps Version)
  2. Ladyfingers (Fader Creeps Version)


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ The Militia Group - Record label page
  3. ^ The Militia Group - Jill Cunniff Vinyl - City Beach (VINYL)
  4. ^ Jill Cunniff "City Beach" In Stores Now

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