Green Thoughts

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Green Thoughts
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Studio album by The Smithereens
Released March 16, 1988
Recorded Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA
Genre Power pop, alternative rock
Length 35:16
Label Enigma/Capitol
Producer Don Dixon
The Smithereens chronology
Especially for You
(1986)Especially for You1986
Green Thoughts
(1988)
11
(1989)111989
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[2]
The Village Voice C+[3]

Green Thoughts is the second album by The Smithereens. The single, "Only a Memory", reached No. 92 on the Billboard Hot 100 and topped the Album Rock Tracks chart in 1988.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Pat DiNizio.

No. Title Length
1. "Only a Memory" 3:42
2. "House We Used to Live In" 4:00
3. "Something New" 1:55
4. "The World We Know" 3:47
5. "Especially for You" 3:09
6. "Drown in My Own Tears" 3:09
7. "Deep Black" 2:55
8. "Elaine" 2:31
9. "Spellbound" 4:09
10. "If the Sun Doesn't Shine" 3:31
11. "Green Thoughts" 2:28

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Charts (1988) Peak
position
UK Indie Chart[4] 7
US Billboard 200[5] 60

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Green Thoughts". Allmusic. Retrieved September 18, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-07-25. Retrieved 2017-08-29. 
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert (November 29, 1988). "Christgau's Consumer Guide: Turkey Shoot". The Village Voice. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  4. ^ Lazell, Barry (1997). Indie Hits 1980-1989. Cherry Red Books. Archived from the original on June 6, 2011. Retrieved September 18, 2014. 
  5. ^ "The Smithereens - Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved September 18, 2014. 

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