Keep Your Receipt

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Keep Your Receipt
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EP by Reel Big Fish
Released July 1, 1997
Recorded 1997
Genre Ska punk
Length 12:25
Label Mojo, Jive
Producer Reel Big Fish
Reel Big Fish chronology
Turn the Radio Off
(1996)Turn the Radio Off1996
Keep Your Receipt EP
(1997)
Why Do They Rock So Hard?
(1998)Why Do They Rock So Hard?1998
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
In Music We Trust 4/5 stars [1]

Keep Your Receipt is a small release by Reel Big Fish in 1997 between their albums Turn the Radio Off and Why Do They Rock So Hard. It includes songs from their two previous releases; the aforementioned Turn the Radio Off and 1995's Everything Sucks, plus a cover of an Operation Ivy song, previously released on a tribute album.

The release also features enhanced CD-ROM content. Specifically, it includes the music videos for the songs "Sell Out" and "Everything Sucks." It also includes a live video of the band playing "Trendy" at a small venue, which is technically the earliest live release by the band. There is also a mini-game called "Play the Axe with Reel Big Fish," during which the user uses their mouse to play horns along with the song "241," although there was also another version of this game included with Launch Magazine issue #23, where "241" was replaced with an instrumental version of "Brand New Song."

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Aaron Barrett except as noted.

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Alternative Baby" Aaron Barrett, Robert Quimby, Andrew Gonzales, Adam Polakoff 2:57
2. "Why Do All Girls Think They're Fat?"   2:21
3. "I'm Cool"   1:41
4. "S.R."   1:28
5. "Unity" (Operation Ivy Cover - really 2:19) Lint & Operation Ivy 5:07
6. "Hidden Track (I Want Your Girlfriend To Be My Girlfriend)" (attached to "Unity"; starts at 4:24)    
Total length: 13:30

Tracks 1 & 4 are from Turn The Radio Off. Tracks 2 & 3 and the Hidden Track are from the independently released Everything Sucks.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reel Big Fish: Keep Your Receipt". In Music We Trust. Retrieved 2011-06-17. 

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