Cruise Yourself

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Cruise Yourself
Girls Against Boys Cruise Yourself.jpeg
Studio album by Girls Against Boys
Released October 3, 1994 (1994-10-03)
Recorded May 1994 (1994-05)
Studio Oz Studios, Baltimore, United States
Genre
Length 40:59
Label Touch and Go
Producer Ted Niceley
Girls Against Boys chronology
(I) Don't Got a Place
(1994)
Cruise Yourself
(1994)
Kill the Sexplayer
(1995)

Cruise Yourself is the third studio album by American post-hardcore band Girls Against Boys, released in October 1994 by record label Touch and Go.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (dud)[2]
NME 3.5/5 stars[3]
Q 3/5 stars[4]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[5]
Trouser Press unfavourable[6]

Cruise Yourself has received a mixed-to-favorable response from critics.

Accolades[edit]

Year Publication Country Accolade Rank
1998 Alternative Press United States "The 90 Greatest Albums of the '90s" 53 [7]
2000 Rock de Lux Spain "Best Albums of the '90s" 102 [8]
"*" denotes an unordered list.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Girls Against Boys.

No. Title Length
1. "Tucked-In" 4:17
2. "Cruise Your New Baby Fly Self" 3:11
3. "Kill the Sexplayer" 3:16
4. "(I) Don't Got a Place" 3:43
5. "Psychic Know-How" 3:41
6. "Explicitly Yours" 4:59
7. "From Now On" 4:15
8. "Raindrop" 3:13
9. "The Royal Lowdown" 2:41
10. "My Martini" 3:41
11. "Glazed-Eye" 4:02

Personnel[edit]

Adapted from the Cruise Yourself liner notes.[9]

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalog
United States 1994 Touch and Go CD, CS, LP TG117

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raggett, Ned. "Cruise Yourself". Allmusic. Retrieved July 9, 2015. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Girls Against Boys". Robert Christgau.com. Retrieved July 9, 2015. 
  3. ^ columnist (October 1994). "Girls Against Boys: Cruise Yourself". NME: 52. 
  4. ^ columnist (November 1994). "Girls Against Boys: Cruise Yourself". Q: 112. 
  5. ^ Brackett, Nathan, ed. (November 2004). "Girls Against Boys". The New Rolling Stone Album Guide. p. 332. 
  6. ^ Kot, Greg (2007). "Girls Against Boys". Trouser Press. Retrieved July 9, 2015. 
  7. ^ "The 90 Greatest Albums of the '90s". Alternative Press. Retrieved March 19, 2010. 
  8. ^ "Best Albums of the '90s". Rock de Lux. Retrieved March 19, 2010. 
  9. ^ Cruise Yourself (booklet). Girls Against Boys. Chicago, Illinois: Touch and Go Records. 1994. 

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