Hurricane Bar

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For the phenomenon seen during the approach of a tropical cyclone, see Bar (tropical cyclone).
Hurricane Bar
Hurricane Bar.jpg
Studio album by Mando Diao
Released September 22, 2004 (Sweden)
January 24, 2005 (Germany)
March 8, 2005 (USA)
Genre Garage rock
Label Mute Records
Producer Richard Rainey
Mando Diao chronology
Bring 'Em In
(2002)
Hurricane Bar
(2004)
Ode to Ochrasy
(2006)
Singles from Hurricane Bar
  1. "God Knows"
  2. "You Can't Steal My Love"
  3. "All My Senses"
  4. "Kingdom & Glory"
  5. "Ringing Bells"
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Pitchfork Media 6.9/10 link
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars link

Hurricane Bar is the second album from the Swedish band Mando Diao, released in 2004. The album was chosen as No. 92 of Amazon.com's Top 100 Editor's Picks of 2005.

The tracks for the limited edition's bonus disc were recorded at the Southside Festival in Tuttlingen (Germany) on June 11, 2005.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Cut the Rope" 1:51
  2. "God Knows" 3:52
  3. "Clean Town" 3:43
  4. "Down in the Past" 3:58
  5. "You Can't Steal My Love" 5:30
  6. "Added Family" 4:18
  7. "Annie's Angle" 3:04
  8. "If I Leave You" 2:53
  9. "Ringing Bells" 2:36
  10. "This Dream Is Over" 3:24
  11. "White Wall" 3:51
  12. "All My Senses" 4:13
  13. "Kingdom & Glory" 4:16
  14. "Next to Be Lowered" 3:45
  • US bonus tracks
  1. "Clean Town" (video)
  2. "God Knows" (video)
  3. "Down in the Past" (video)
  • Japan bonus tracks
  1. "Your Lover's Nerve" (B-side)
  2. "Jeanette" (previously unreleased)
  • Limited edition bonus tracks
  1. "Son of Dad" (previously unreleased) 4:39
  2. "Telephone Song" (previously unreleased) 4:01

Limited edition bonus disc[edit]

  1. "Intro" 1:13
  2. "Cut the Rope (Live)" 0:41
  3. "Sweet Ride (Live)" 3:01
  4. "Paralyzed (Live)" 4:24
  5. "If I Leave You (Live)" 2:59
  6. "Added Family (Live)" 4:15
  7. "The Band (Live)" 3:56
  8. "White Wall (Live)" 3:10
  9. "Motown Blood (Live)" 3:28
  10. "Mr. Moon (Live)" 4:41
  11. "You Can't Steal My Love (Live)" 6:31
  12. "Annie's Angle (Live)" 2:36
  13. "Chi Ga (Live)" 2:06
  14. "Down in the Past (Live)" 5:32
  15. "God Knows (Live)" 4:46
  16. "Sheepdog (Live)" 5:29

Personnel[edit]

Mando Diao
  • Björn Dixgard - vocals, guitars
  • Gustaf Noren - vocals, guitars, organ, percussion
  • Carl-Johan Fogelklou - bass, backing vocals, organ
  • Samuel Giers - drums, percussion, backing vocals
Additional musicians
  • Mats Björke - keyboards (tracks 2,4,5,6,10,11,12,14)
  • Patrik Heikinpieti - percussion (tracks 7,9,12)