I Thought This Was Love, But This Ain't Casablanca

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I Thought This Was Love, But This Ain't Casablanca
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Studio album by The Saints
Released 1982
Genre Alternative rock, post-punk
Label Lost (Australia 1982), Mushroom Records (Australian re-release 1987)
Producer Chris Bailey
The Saints chronology
The Monkey Puzzle
(1981)
I Thought This Was Love, But This Ain't Casablanca
(1982)
A Little Madness to Be Free
(1984)
International Release
'Out in the Jungle...Where Things Ain't So Pleasant' was the international version of Casablanca.
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

I Thought This Was Love, But This Ain't Casablanca is the fifth album by Australian punk band The Saints. It was released internationally as Out in the Jungle ... Where Things Ain't So Pleasant.

Bailey said, "This is my own opinion, and it changes with a few drinks or whatever, but it's the first record I can actually say I like the atmosphere of, the closest I've ever got to making a record that... seems closer to what I had up here."[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Chris Bailey; except where indicated

  1. "Follow the Leader" - 3:44
  2. "Rescue" - 2:38
  3. "Senile Dementia" - 5:14
  4. "Casablanca" - 3:52
  5. "Curtains" - 3:42
  6. "Come On" - 2:55
  7. "1000 Faces" - 3:05
  8. "Animal" - 2:25
  9. "Out in the Jungle" - 2:55
  10. "Beginning of the Tomato Party" (Janine Hall, Iain Shedden, Chris Bailey) - 5:16
  11. "Out of Sight" - 3:12

Personnel[edit]

  • Chris Bailey - vocals
  • Janine Hall - Bass
  • Iain Shedden - Drums
  • Roger Cawkwell - Saxophone, Bass clarinet, Organ
  • Paul Neiman - Trombone
  • Steve Sidwell - Trumpet
  • Hugh McDowell - Cello
  • Denis Haines - Piano on "Rescue"
  • Brian James - Lead guitar (on tracks 2, 8, 10, 11).

Production[edit]

  • Chris Bailey - Producer
  • Jess Sutcliffe - Engineer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Deming, Mark. "Allmusic review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-08-19. 
  2. ^ Clinton Walker (1984). The Next Thing. Kenthurst, New South Wales: Kangaroo Press. pp. 22–23. ISBN 0-949924-81-4.