Lady from Shanghai (album)

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Lady from Shanghai
Lady from Shanghai Pere Ubu.jpeg
Studio album by
ReleasedJanuary 7, 2013 (2013-01-07)
GenreArt rock
Length51:00
LabelFire
ProducerDavid Thomas
Pere Ubu chronology
Long Live Père Ubu!
(2009)
Lady from Shanghai
(2013)
Carnival of Souls
(2014)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic76/100[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
The Guardian3/5 stars[2]
Allmusic3.5/5 stars[3]
PopMatters7/10[4]

Lady from Shanghai is the fourteenth studio album by American band Pere Ubu. It was produced by Pere Ubu's front-man David Thomas and it was released on 7 January 2013 on Fire Records label.[5]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Pere Ubu.

No.TitleLength
1."Thanks"2:14
2."Free White"2:29
3."Feuksley Ma'am, the Hearing"5:11
4."Mandy"7:14
5."And Then Nothing Happened"4:14
6."Musicians Are Scum"3:33
7."Another One"2:47
8."The Road Trip of Bipasha Ahmed"4:13
9."Lampshade Man"6:20
10."414 Seconds"6:48
11."The Carpenter Sun"5:57

Personnel[edit]

Pere Ubu
  • David Thomas − vocals, piano, synthesizers, keyboards, organ
  • Keith Moliné − guitar, bass
  • Robert Wheeler − synthesizers
  • Gagarin − piano, organ, synthesizers
  • Michele Temple − bass, guitar, bells
  • Steve Mehlman − drums, organ, vocals

with:

  • Darryl Boon − clarinet

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lady from Shanghai Reviews". Metacritic.com. Retrieved 2013-08-16.
  2. ^ Tom Hughes (2013-01-03). "Pere Ubu: Lady from Shanghai – review". London: Guardian.co.uk. Retrieved 5 January 2013.
  3. ^ Phares, Heather. "Lady from Shanghai - Pere Ubu". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2013-08-16.
  4. ^ Houle, Zachary (2013-01-09). "Pere Ubu: Lady from Shanghai". PopMatters.com. Retrieved 2013-08-16.
  5. ^ "Pere Ubu: Lady from Shanghai". Drownedinsound.com. Retrieved 5 January 2013.