North (Something Corporate album)

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North
Something Corporate-North.jpg
Studio album by Something Corporate
Released October 21, 2003
Recorded Robert Lang Studios/TMF (Seattle, Washington), 4th Street Recording (Santa Monica, California)
Genre Pop punk[1]
Length 41:31
Label Drive-Thru, Geffen
Producer Jim Wirt
Something Corporate chronology
Songs for Silent Movies
(2003)
North
(2003)
Fillmore Theatre – November 5th, 2003
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars [2]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars [3]

North is the third studio album by rock band Something Corporate. It was released in 2003 on Drive-Thru Records and Geffen.

The album includes an enhanced CD portion with video footage from the recording process as well as a bonus video for the single "Space". In January and February 2005, the band toured across the U.S. alongside Straylight Run, Hidden in Plain View, and The Academy Is....[4] By March 2005, the album had sold 330,000 copies in the U.S.[5]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "As You Sleep"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 3:09
2. "Space"   Josh Partington, Something Corporate 2:57
3. "Down"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 3:28
4. "Only Ashes"   Josh Partington, Something Corporate 3:28
5. "Me and the Moon"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 4:07
6. "The Runaway"   Josh Partington, Something Corporate 3:03
7. "Ruthless"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 3:24
8. "She Paints Me Blue"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 3:39
9. "Break Myself"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 3:16
10. "I Won't Make You"   Josh Partington, Something Corporate 3:50
11. "21 and Invincible"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 3:19
12. "Miss America"   Andrew McMahon, Something Corporate 3:51
Total length:
41:31

Bonus tracks[edit]

The Japanese version contained two bonus tracks, "This Broken Heart" and the Björk cover "Unravel," while the British version featured "Unravel" as well as "Watch the Sky."

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Trowbridge, Jacob (April 21, 2016). "15 Greatest Pop Punk Albums Of The 2000s: 13. Something Corporate - North". WhatCulture. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ North (Something Corporate album) at AllMusic
  3. ^ http://www.rollingstone.com/artists/somethingcorporate/albums/album/300744/review/5940510/north
  4. ^ Shultz, Brian (January 4, 2005). "Something Corporate / Straylight Run / Hidden In Plain View / The Academy Is". Punknews.org. Retrieved July 9, 2016. 
  5. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/63586/billboard-bits-rock-fantasy-camp-locke-something-corporate