Fast Man Raider Man

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Fast Man Raider Man
Fast Man Raider Man.jpg
Studio album by Frank Black
Released

June 20, 2006 (US)

July 19, 2006 (UK)
Recorded by Jake Burns, Marc Chevalier, Jon Tiven, Dan Penn, Miles Wilson at Nashville & Pasadena, mixed by Jake Burns & David Z at Nashville & Chicago
Genre Americana, alt.country, country soul, indie rock
Length 1:34:44
Label Back Porch / Cooking Vinyl
Producer Jon Tiven
Frank Black chronology
Honeycomb
(2005)
Fast Man Raider Man
(2006)
Christmass
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Entertainment Weekly (B-) link
Filter (78/100) link
The Guardian 3/5 stars link
Mojo 3.5/5 stars link
NME 5/10 stars link
The Phoenix 3/4 stars link
Pitchfork Media (6.4/10) link
Popmatters (5/10) link
Prefix (5/10) link

Fast Man Raider Man is a solo double album by Frank Black released in 2006.[1][2][3][4]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Frank Black, except indicated

Disc one[edit]

  1. "If Your Poison Gets You" (arranged by Lyle Workman) - 2:56
  2. "Johnny Barleycorn" - 4:50
  3. "Fast Man" (arranged by Lyle Workman) - 4:12
  4. "You Can't Crucify Yourself" - 3:23
  5. "Dirty Old Town" (written by Ewan MacColl) - 3:03
  6. "Wanderlust" (arranged by Lyle Workman) - 3:27
  7. "Seven Days" (arranged by Lyle Workman) - 4:11
  8. "Raider Man" (arranged by Lyle Workman) - 3:04
  9. "The End of the Summer" (music adapted from Gabriel Fauré's Sicilienne, Op. 78, arranged by Lyle Workman) - 3:53
  10. "Dog Sleep" (co-written with Reid Paley, arranged by Lyle Workman) - 3:48
  11. "When the Paint Grows Darker Still" (arranged by Lyle Workman) - 3:34
  12. "I'm Not Dead" (I'm in Pittsburgh) (co-written with Reid Paley, arranged by Lyle Workman) - 3:41
  13. "Golden Shore" (co-written with Reid Paley, arranged by Lyle Workman) - 3:17

Disc two[edit]

  1. "In the Time of My Ruin" - 4:21
  2. "Down to You" (co-written with Reid Paley, arranged by Lyle Workman) - 2:18
  3. "Highway to Lowdown" - 2:35
  4. "Kiss My Ring" - 2:29
  5. "My Terrible Ways" - 3:36
  6. "Fitzgerald" - 3:12
  7. "Elijah" - 3:16
  8. "It's Just Not Your Moment" - 5:32
  9. "The Real El Rey" - 3:21
  10. "Where the Wind Is Going" - 3:33
  11. "Holland Town" (arranged by Lyle Workman) - 2:32
  12. "Sad Old World" - 4:57
  13. "Don't Cry That Way" - 2:25
  14. "Fare Thee Well" (traditional, arranged by Frank Black)- 3:18

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tangari, Joe. "Frank Black Fast Man Raider Man". pitchfork.com. Retrieved 23 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Lynskey, Dorian. "Frank Black, Fast Man Raider Man". theguardian.com. Retrieved 23 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Album Review: Frank Black - Fast Man Raider Man". prefixmag.com. Retrieved 23 March 2014. 
  4. ^ Huyck, Ed. "Frank Black: Fast Man Raider Man". popmatters.com. Retrieved 23 March 2014.