Mosquitos (album)

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Mosquitos
Stan Ridgway Mosquitos.jpeg
Studio album by Stan Ridgway
Released 1989
Genre Rock
Length 40:53
Label Geffen Records
Producer Stan Ridgway, Joe Chiccarelli
Stan Ridgway chronology
The Big Heat
(1986)
Mosquitos
(1989)
Partyball
(1991)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B[2]

Mosquitos is the second album by Stan Ridgway.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Heat Takes a Walk" - 2:43
  2. "Lonely Town" - 4:09
  3. "Goin' Southbound" - 4:42
  4. "Dogs" - 4:05
  5. "Can't Complain" - 3:49
  6. "Peg and Pete and Me" - 4:41
  7. "Newspapers" - 2:41
  8. "Calling Out to Carol" - 4:04
  9. "The Last Honest Man" - 4:01
  10. "A Mission in Life" - 5:53

Personnel[edit]

Adapted from the Mosquitos liner notes.[3]

Accolades[edit]

Year Publication Country Accolade Rank
1989 Best France "Albums of the Year" 8 [4]
"*" denotes an unordered list.

Chart positions[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak Chart positions
US
Mod [5]
BE [6] NLD [7] UK [8]
1989 "Calling Out to Carol" 13 19 23 91
"Goin' Southbound" 8
"—" denotes singles that were released but did not chart.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. "allmusic ((( Mosquitos > Review )))". Allmusic. Retrieved December 7, 2009. 
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Stan Ridgway". robertchristgau.com. Retrieved on December 7, 2009.
  3. ^ Mosquitos (booklet). Stan Ridgway. Los Angeles, California: Geffen Records. 1989. 
  4. ^ "Best - Albums of the Year". Best. Retrieved 2009-12-03. 
  5. ^ "Billboard.com - Artist Chart History - Stan Ridgway". Nielsen Company, Billboard. Retrieved 2008-06-03. 
  6. ^ "Stan Ridgway Discography". ultratop.be. Retrieved 2009-12-02. 
  7. ^ "Stan Ridgway Discography". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2009-12-02. 
  8. ^ "Stan Ridgway – full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved October 16, 2016.