Faster Pussycat (album)
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|Released||July 7, 1987|
|Genre||Hard rock, glam metal, glam punk|
|Faster Pussycat chronology|
|Robert Christgau||(B) |
Faster Pussycat is the first album by the band of the same name. The album reached #97 on the Billboard 200 chart. Videos were made for several of the songs on the album, including Don't Change That Song, which had a video directed by Russ Meyer.
The band performed Cathouse and Bathroom Wall in the film The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years, and they were interviewed in the segment as well.
The album was reissued on CD by UK-based company Rock Candy Records, with expanded liner notes and photos.
- "Don't Change That Song" (Taime Downe, Greg Steele) – 3:40
- "Bathroom Wall" (Downe) – 3:40
- "No Room for Emotion" (Downe, Brent Muscat) – 3:56
- "Cathouse" (Downe) – 3:42
- "Babylon" (Downe, Steele) – 3:14
- "Smash Alley" (Downe, Muscat) – 3:28
- "Shooting You Down" (Downe) – 3:46
- "City Has No Heart" (Downe, Muscat) – 4:19
- "Ship Rolls In" (Downe, Steele) – 3:26
- "Bottle in Front of Me" (Downe, Muscat) – 3:02
In 2005, Faster Pussycat was ranked number 498 in Rock Hard magazine's book of The 500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time.
- Taime Downe - lead vocals
- Greg Steele - guitar, backing vocals
- Brent Muscat - guitar, backing vocals
- Eric Stacy - bass guitar, backing vocals
- Mark Michals - drums, backing vocals