Forget What You Know

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Forget What You Know
Midtown-ForgetWhatYouKnow.jpg
Studio album by Midtown
Released June 29, 2004
Genre Pop punk, alternative rock
Length 52:43
Label Columbia
Producer Butch Walker
Midtown chronology
Living Well Is the Best Revenge
(2002)
Forget What You Know
(2004)

Forget What You Know is the third studio album, and fourth overall release, by New Jersey rock band Midtown.

Release[edit]

"Give It Up" was released to radio on May 18, 2004.[1] The album was their first released by a major record company after leaving their long-time home, the indie label Drive-Thru Records. It was released by Columbia Records on June 29, 2004. Between mid June and mid August, the group went on the 2005 edition of Warped Tour.[2] "Sister Golden Hair", a cover of the America song recorded during the album's sessions, was released in November 2006.[3]

The title is taken, directly or indirectly, from a George Herbert quote.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AbsolutePunk.net 9.6/10 stars link
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link
Punknews.org 3/5 stars link

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Armageddon" – 0:45
  2. "To Our Savior" – 2:47
  3. "Give It Up" – 3:39
  4. "Is It Me? Is It True?" – 3:08
  5. "God Is Dead" – 1:04
  6. "Whole New World" – 3:38
  7. "Empty Like the Ocean" – 4:27
  8. "Nothing Is Ever What It Seems" – 3:37
  9. "The Tragedy of the Human Condition" – 1:09
  10. "Waiting for the News" – 2:59
  11. "Until It Kills" – 3:51
  12. "Hey Baby, Don't You Know That We're All Whores" – 2:37
  13. "Help Me Sleep" – 3:04
  14. "Manhattan" – 2:39
  15. "So Long as We Keep Our Bodies Numb We're Safe" – 13:13

B-Sides[edit]

  • "Celebration" - 3:46

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FMQB Airplay Archive: Modern Rock". Friday Morning Quarterback Album Report, Incorporated. Archived from the original on March 22, 2013. Retrieved October 30, 2016. 
  2. ^ Kaufman, Gil (March 3, 2005). "Warped Tour Lineup, Itinerary Officially Announced". MTV. Retrieved September 18, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Midtown post previously unreleased B-side". Alternative Press. November 13, 2006. Retrieved August 7, 2016. 

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