Have Another Ball

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Have Another Ball
Me First and the Gimme Gimmes - Have Another Ball cover.jpg
Compilation album by Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
Released July 8, 2008
Recorded 1996-2008
Genre Punk rock
Label Fat Wreck Chords
Me First and the Gimme Gimmes chronology
Love Their Country
(2006)Love Their Country2006
Have Another Ball
(2008)
Go Down Under
(2011)Go Down Under2011
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AbsolutePunk.net(85%) link
Allmusic4/5 stars link
Kerrang!3/5 stars [1]

Have Another Ball is a compilation album by the punk rock cover band Me First and the Gimme Gimmes. It is their seventh album overall, and was released on July 8, 2008 by Fat Wreck Chords.

The album features songs dating back to before their first album, Have a Ball.[2] Many of the tracks were previously released on now out-of-print 7" vinyl singles, while others were featured on compilation albums.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Original performerLength
1."Rich Girl" (from Happy Meals, Vol. 2: The Perfect Marriage)Daryl HallHall & Oates2:06
2."The Boxer" (from Garf)Paul SimonSimon and Garfunkel2:49
3."Country Roads" (from Denver)John Denver, Bill Danoff, Taffy NivertJohn Denver2:10
4."I Write the Songs" (from Barry)Bruce JohnstonBarry Manilow2:57
5."Sodomy"Galt MacDermot, James Rado, Gerome RagniHair cast (musical)0:28
6."You've Got a Friend" (from In Your Barkalounger (contains an interpretation of "Blitzkrieg Bop" by The Ramones))Carole KingJames Taylor2:35
7."Mahogany" (contains an interpretation of "Richie Dagger's Crime" by the Germs)Michael Masser, Gerald GoffinDiana Ross1:50
8."Mother and Child Reunion" (from Paul)Paul SimonPaul Simon2:10
9."Only the Good Die Young" (from Billy)Billy JoelBilly Joel2:47
10."Coming to America" (from Diamond)Neil DiamondNeil Diamond2:24
11."The Harder They Come" (from the Warped Tour 2003 Tour Compilation)Jimmy CliffJimmy Cliff2:25
12."Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" (from Elton)Elton John, Bernie TaupinElton John3:48

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Alexandra, Rae. Kerrang! #1220, 26 July 2008. Album reviews. "Pop-punk Supergroup Go Karaoke Once More" P.51
  2. ^ "Me First and the Gimme Gimmes detail Have Another Ball!." Punknews.org. May 22, 2008.