Mclusky Do Dallas

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Mclusky Do Dallas
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Studio album by Mclusky
Released 1 April 2002
Recorded April–June 2001
Studio
Genre
Length 36:00
Label Too Pure
Producer Steve Albini
Mclusky chronology
My Pain and Sadness Is More Sad and Painful Than Yours
(2000)My Pain and Sadness Is More Sad and Painful Than Yours2000
Mclusky Do Dallas
(2002)
The Difference Between Me and You Is That I'm Not on Fire
(2004)The Difference Between Me and You Is That I'm Not on Fire2004
Singles from Mclusky Do Dallas
  1. "Lightsabre Cocksucking Blues"
    Released: 1 January 2001
  2. "Whoyouknow"
    Released: 30 July 2001
  3. "To Hell with Good Intentions"
    Released: 11 March 2002
  4. "Alan Is a Cowboy Killer"
    Released: 9 September 2002

Mclusky Do Dallas is the second studio album by Welsh indie rock band Mclusky, released on 1 April 2002 by Too Pure.

Mclusky Do Dallas spawned four singles: "Lightsabre Cocksucking Blues", "Whoknowyou", "To Hell with Good Intentions", and "Alan Is a Cowboy Killer". The album was re-released on limited edition white marble and clear orange vinyl as a Record Store Day exclusive in 2012.

The album's title is a spin on the 1978 pornographic film Debbie Does Dallas.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]
NME7/10[2]
Pitchfork8.4/10[3]
Spin8/10[4]

Online music magazine Pitchfork placed Mclusky Do Dallas at number 94 on their list of the top 200 albums of the 2000s.[5]

"To Hell with Good Intentions" was ranked number 40 in BBC Radio DJ John Peel's Festive Fifty for 2002.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Andy Falkous, Jonathan Chapple, and Matthew Harding, except where noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Lightsabre Cocksucking Blues" 1:51
2."No New Wave No Fun" 2:19
3."Collagen Rock" 2:52
4."What We've Learned" 1:54
5."Day of the Deadringers" 3:01
6."Dethink to Survive" 1:58
7."Fuck This Band" 3:38
8."To Hell with Good Intentions" 2:25
9."Clique Application Form" 1:53
10."The World Loves Us and Is Our Bitch" 2:23
11."Alan Is a Cowboy Killer" 4:09
12."Gareth Brown Says" 1:50
13."Chases"
  • Falkous
  • Chapple
  • Harding
  • Simon Alexander
1:47
14."Whoyouknow / Reviewing the Reviewers" 3:53

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DiGravina, Tim. "Mclusky Do Dallas – Mclusky". AllMusic. Retrieved 23 March 2016. 
  2. ^ Segal, Victoria. "Mclusky : Mclusky Do Dallas". NME. Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 23 March 2016. 
  3. ^ Dahlen, Chris (19 September 2002). "Mclusky: Mclusky Do Dallas". Pitchfork. Retrieved 23 March 2016. 
  4. ^ "The Breakdown". Spin. 19 (2): 99. February 2003. Retrieved 23 March 2016. 
  5. ^ Pitchfork staff (30 September 2009). "The Top 200 Albums of the 2000s: 100–51". Pitchfork. Retrieved 1 October 2009. 

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