I Woke Up

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I Woke Up
Jandek - I Woke Up.jpg
Studio album by Jandek
Released 1997
Genre Outsider, folk
Length 37:42
Label Corwood Industries
Producer Corwood Industries
Jandek chronology
White Box Requiem
(1996)White Box Requiem1996
I Woke Up
(1997)
New Town
(1998)New Town1998

I Woke Up is the twenty-sixth album by Jandek and his only release of 1997. Released as Corwood Industries #0764, it introduced (for the first and last time) a new male vocalist who sings most of the tracks.

Track listing[edit]

  1. First Awake Moment – 2:26
  2. Alone on that Mountain – 3:53
  3. I Can Not – 4:03
  4. Get Back Inside – 3:00
  5. Long Long – 3:47
  6. Joab – 2:40
  7. Equaled in Life – 2:16
  8. Star of Zenith – 3:55
  9. Take it Easy – 2:09
  10. Just Die – 3:53
  11. Pending Doom – 1:15
  12. Sleepless Night – 2:22
  13. Today – 1:26

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More existential twang, strum, holler, and moan. Of course, a shylock like Will Oldham gets laid a lot when he pulls this trick, so it's patently unfair that Texas recluse Jandek doesn't get those same dumpy groupies. -- Fred Mills Magnet #31

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