King James Version (album)

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King James Version
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Studio album by Harvey Danger
Released September 12, 2000
Recorded 1999
Genre Indie rock
Alternative rock
Length 42:56
Label Sire Records
Producer John Goodmanson, Harvey Danger, Daniel Cannistra
Harvey Danger chronology
Where Have All The Merrymakers Gone?
King James Version
Sometimes You Have to Work on Christmas (Sometimes)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
Entertainment Weekly B+ [2] 3.5/5 stars [3]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars [4]

King James Version, originally released by Sire Records on September 12, 2000, is the second full-length album by alternative rock band Harvey Danger. Although it garnered critical acclaim, it failed to produce a hit song, unlike the earlier Where Have All The Merrymakers Gone?. After the release of King James Version, the band took a three-year hiatus.

The album is characterized by a polished and energetic indie rock style and lyrics laden with historical, literary, and pop cultural allusions.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Meetings with Remarkable Men (Show Me the Hero)" – 2:53
  2. "Humility on Parade" – 4:30
  3. "Why I'm Lonely" – 3:33
  4. "Sad Sweetheart of the Rodeo" – 3:28
  5. "You Miss the Point Completely I Get the Point Exactly" – 4:12
  6. "Authenticity" – 2:31
  7. "(Theme from) Carjack Fever" – 3:40
  8. "Pike St./Park Slope" – 4:42
  9. "(This Is) The Thrilling Conversation You've Been Waiting For" – 2:53
  10. "Loyalty Bldg." – 6:06
  11. "Underground" – 4:39
  12. "The Same as Being in Love" – 3:29



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