Ivy and the Big Apples

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Ivy and the Big Apples
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Studio album by Spiderbait
Released October 1996
Recorded March & August 1996
Studio 301, Rockinghorse Studios
Genre Alternative rock, post-grunge, punk rock, pop punk
Length 52:52
Label Universal/Polydor
Producer Spiderbait, Phil McKellar, Paul McKercher
Spiderbait chronology
The Unfinished Spanish Galleon of Finley Lake
(1995)
Ivy and the Big Apples
(1996)
Grand Slam
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

Ivy and the Big Apples is the third album by Australian rock band Spiderbait. It became a double platinum-selling record that reached the top 10 of the albums chart in Australia and won the 1997 ARIA Award for Best Alternative Release.[2] It features the single "Buy Me a Pony", which reached number one on the Triple J Hottest 100, 1996. The second single "Calypso" achieved number 13 on the Australian singles chart[3] and was notably featured in the movie 10 Things I Hate About You, despite not being featured on the soundtrack.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Chest Hair" 3:28
2. "Hot Water & Milk" 1:56
3. "Buy Me a Pony" 1:44
4. "When Fusion Ruled the Earth" 6:20
5. "Calypso" 1:51
6. "Goin' Off" 1:02
7. "Don't Kill Nipper" 2:25
8. "Horschack Army" 3:37
9. "Conjunctivitis" 1:25
10. "Joyce's Hut" 3:41
11. "Jasper" 3:02
12. "Goosh" 1:45
13. "Should Have Done What My Mum Always Told Me To" 3:15
14. "Hey" 1:19
15. "Hawaiian Nights" 2:52
16. "Driving Up the Ceiling" 13:10

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jonathan Lewis. "Ivy and the Big Apples - Spiderbait". Allmusic. Retrieved 6 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "1997: 11th Annual ARIA Awards". ariaawards.com. Archived from the original on 11 February 2009. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "Discography Spiderbait". Australian Charts Portal (Hung Medien). Retrieved 6 September 2011. 

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