Nice, Nice, Very Nice

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Nice, Nice, Very Nice
Nice, Nice, Very Nice album cover.jpg
Studio album by Dan Mangan
Released August 11, 2009
Genre Indie rock
Length 44:56
Label Arts & Crafts Productions
Dan Mangan chronology
Postcards & Daydreaming
(2005)Postcards & Daydreaming2005
Nice, Nice, Very Nice
(2009)
Oh Fortune
(2011)Oh Fortune2011

Nice, Nice, Very Nice is the second album by Canadian singer-songwriter Dan Mangan, released on August 11, 2009. The album was a shortlisted nominee for the 2010 Polaris Music Prize.[1][2]

The album's title is a quotation from a poem contained in American author Kurt Vonnegut's 1963 novel Cat's Cradle.[3]

Two tracks on the album were released as singles and had music videos produced: "Robots", directed by Mike Lewis, and "Sold", directed by Sean Devlin.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Road Regrets" 4:31
2. "Robots" 4:04
3. "The Indie Queens Are Waiting" 3:38
4. "Sold" 3:49
5. "Fair Verona" 5:49
6. "You Silly Git" 3:45
7. "Tina's Glorious Comeback" 2:41
8. "Et les mots croisés" 3:22
9. "Some People" 3:37
10. "Pine for Cedars" 3:17
11. "Basket" 3:53
12. "Set the Sails" 2:30

References[edit]

  1. ^ Thompson, Ciaran (2010-09-20). "Karkwa win 2010 Polaris Music Prize". Aux. Archived from the original on 2012-07-19. Retrieved 2010-09-21. 
  2. ^ Harper, Kate (2010-07-06). "Dan Mangan Talks Polaris Music Prize Nomination". CHARTattack. Archived from the original on 2011-10-12. Retrieved 2010-09-18. 
  3. ^ "Nice, Nice, Very Nice". DanManganMusic.com. 2009. Retrieved August 22, 2012.