Oddballs (album)

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Oddballs
Oddballs.jpg
Compilation album by Frank Black
Released 2000
Genre Rock
Length 45:04
Label Self-Released
Frank Black chronology
Pistolero
(1999)Pistolero1999
Oddballs
(2000)
Dog in the Sand
(2001)Dog in the Sand2001
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Pitchfork Media 5.2/10[2]

Oddballs is a compilation album by Frank Black, released in 2000. The album includes various b-sides and outtakes that were recorded between 1994 and 1997. The album was only available for sale at Frank Black & the Catholics shows or on eMusic. It was out of print until July 2013 when the album became available on compact disc. The vinyl record release is expected in September 2013.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Pray a Little Faster" (trying to be Dylan) - 2:06
  2. "Oddball" (trying to be Stones) - 3:00
  3. "Village of the Sun" (trying to be Springsteen AND Dylan) - 3:33
  4. "Baby, That's Art" (trying to be Bowie) - 2:50
  5. "At the End of the World" (trying to be Bowie) - 2:25
  6. "Can I Get a Witness" (trying to be Dylan) - 4:18
  7. "Announcement" (trying to be Daltrey) - 6:01
  8. "Hate Me" (trying to be Strummer) - 2:05
  9. "Re-make/Re-model" (trying to be Sahm) - 3:41
  10. "Everybody Got the Beat" (trying to be Strummer) - 1:56
  11. "Jumping Beans" (trying to be Lou) - 2:55
  12. "Just a Little" (trying to be me) - 2:22
  13. "You Never Heard About Me" (trying to be Strummer) - 2:57
  14. "Man of Steel" (trying to be me) - 4:55

References[edit]

  1. ^ Heaney, Gregory. "Frank Black: Oddballs". Allmusic. Retrieved 5 September 2017. 
  2. ^ Kearney, Ryan (31 January 2000). "Frank Black: Oddballs". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 5 September 2017.