Epic Scrap Metal

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Epic Scrap Metal
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Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 4, 2011
GenreRock music
LabelGrand Sport, EMI
ProducerØystein Greni
Bigbang chronology
Edendale
(2009)
Epic Scrap Metal
(2011)
The Oslo Bowl
(2013)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Aftenposten5/6 stars[1]
Dagbladet5/6 stars[2]
NRK: Lydverket5/6 stars[3]
Verdens Gang5/6 stars[4]

Epic Scrap Metal is the Norwegian rock band BigBang's eighth studio album. It was released on March 4, 2011 in Norway and jumped straight into #1 on its week of release, staying on top of the Norwegian Albums Chart for 4 consecutive weeks.

Overview[edit]

The album's title draws upon a metal recycling plant in California, named "Star Scrap Metal". Among the guest artist appearances is a duet with U.S. singer Lissie.[1][2][3][4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "How Things Rot" – 2:02
  2. "Everybody and Their Broken Hearts" – 4:15
  3. "Cigarette" – 3:41
  4. "Deserve Everything" – 2:56
  5. "New Woman" – 4:33
  6. "No One" – 3:06
  7. "Cities of the Plain" – 4:57
  8. "Don't Kill My Buzz" – 3:25
  9. "Nothing Finished Yet" – 4:42
  10. "Cape" – 4:38
  11. "Don't Believe in Change" – 4:01
  12. "Epic Scrap Metal" – 4:43
  13. "Magic Hour" – (bonus track on iTunes and limited deluxe edition) - 7:32

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andersen, Svein, Aftenposten (March 3, 2011). Greni smeller til igjen (in Norwegian)
  2. ^ a b Øyre, Torgrim, Dagbladet (March 2, 2011). En følelse av sommer året gjennom (in Norwegian)
  3. ^ a b Horvei, Maria, NRK: Lydverket (March 7, 2011). Ut av skrapet (in Norwegian)
  4. ^ a b Østbø, Stein, VG (March 4, 2011). BigBang: «Epic Scrap Metal» (in Norwegian)