Fake Can Be Just as Good

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Fake Can Be Just as Good
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Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 11, 1997 (1997-03-11)
RecordedOctober 1996
StudioJohn & Stu's (Seattle, Washington)
Genre
Length36:45
LabelTouch and Go
Producer
Blonde Redhead chronology
La Mia Vita Violenta
(1995)
Fake Can Be Just as Good
(1997)
In an Expression of the Inexpressible
(1998)
Singles from Fake Can Be Just as Good
  1. "Symphony of Treble" / "Kasuality"
    Released: January 21, 1997[3]
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3.5/5 stars[2]
NME7/10[4]

Fake Can Be Just as Good is the third studio album by American alternative rock band Blonde Redhead. It was released on March 11, 1997 by Touch and Go Records.[5][6]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Blonde Redhead (Kazu Makino, Amedeo Pace and Simone Pace).

No.TitleLength
1."Kazuality"4:25
2."Symphony of Treble"4:10
3."Water"4:42
4."Ego Maniac Kid"4:12
5."Bipolar"5:02
6."Pier Paolo"5:38
7."Oh James"3:32
8."Futurism vs. Passéism"5:04
Total length:36:45
Japanese edition bonus tracks
No.TitleLength
9."Kazuality" (single version)3:14
10."Symphony of Treble" (single version)3:53
Total length:43:52

Personnel[edit]

Credits are adapted from the album's liner notes.[7]

Blonde Redhead

  • Kazu Makino – guitar, vocals
  • Amedeo Pace – guitar, vocals
  • Simone Pace – drums, keyboards

Additional musicians

Production

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Best Indie Rock Albums of the '90s". Complex. September 19, 2013. Retrieved March 9, 2021.
  2. ^ a b Rabid, Jack. "Fake Can Be Just as Good – Blonde Redhead". AllMusic. Retrieved October 28, 2018.
  3. ^ "Symphony of Treble / Kasuality". Touch and Go Records. Retrieved October 28, 2018.
  4. ^ Empire, Kitty (April 26, 1997). "Blonde Redhead – Fake Can Be Just As Good". NME. Archived from the original on August 17, 2000. Retrieved October 28, 2018.
  5. ^ "Fake Can Be Just as Good". Touch and Go Records. Retrieved March 9, 2021.
  6. ^ "Just Out". CMJ New Music Monthly. No. 44. April 1997. p. 55. Retrieved March 9, 2021.
  7. ^ Fake Can Be Just as Good (liner notes). Blonde Redhead. Touch and Go Records. 1997. TG169CD.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)

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