Cracker (album)

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Cracker
CrackerAlbum.jpg
Studio album by Cracker
Released March 10, 1992
Recorded Summer 1991 at Hollywood
Genre Alternative rock, alternative country
Length 53:03
Label Virgin
Producer Don Smith
Cracker chronology
Cracker
(1992)
Kerosene Hat
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (neither)[2]

Cracker is the debut studio album by American rock band Cracker, released on March 10, 1992. The album sold over 200,000 copies by April 1994.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Teen Angst (What the World Needs Now)" (David Lowery) – 4:11
  2. "Happy Birthday to Me" (Lowery)– 3:29
  3. "This Is Cracker Soul" (Lowery, Johnny Hickman) – 3:38
  4. "I See the Light" (Hickman, Lowery, Davey Faragher) – 5:11
  5. "St. Cajetan" (Lowery, Hickman) – 5:22
  6. "Mr. Wrong" (Hickman) – 4:34
  7. "Someday" (Lowery, Hickman, Faragher) – 3:19
  8. "Can I Take My Gun to Heaven?" (Lowery, Hickman) – 3:59
  9. "Satisfy You" (Lowery, Hickman) – 3:27
  10. "Another Song About the Rain" - (Hickman, Chris LeRoy) – 5:46
  11. "Don't Fuck Me Up (With Peace and Love)" (Lowery, Hickman) – 3:08
  12. "Dr. Bernice" (Lowery) – 6:20

Personnel[edit]

Listed as INGREDIENTS on the liner notes.[4]

  • David Lowery – vocals, acoustic guitar
  • Johnny Hickman – electric guitars, backing vocals, harmonica, lead vocals (track 10)
  • Davey Faragher – bass, backing vocals
  • with Rick Jaeger – drums
  • Jim Keltner - Drums (tracks 2, 3 & 6)
  • Benmont Tench - Keyboards
  • Jeanie McClain - Backing Vocals (tracks 4 & 5)
  • Phil Jones - Percussion
  • Lovely Previn - Fiddle

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/r72074
  2. ^ http://www.robertchristgau.com/get_artist.php?name=cracker
  3. ^ Puterbaugh, Parke (April 7, 1994). "Crackers wiith Attitudes". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 6 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "Cracker", Cracker, Virgin 86264 (1992) CS