On (Imperial Teen album)

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On
On (Imperial Teen album) cover art.jpg
Studio album by Imperial Teen
Released April 9, 2002 (United States)
Genre Indie rock, indie pop
Length 38 minutes
Label Merge Records
Producer Anna Waronker, Steve McDonald, Imperial Teen
Imperial Teen chronology
What is Not to Love
(1998)
On
(2002)
Live at Maxwell's
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork Media 7.7/10 [3]
Robert Christgau A−[4]

On is the third album by indie rock band Imperial Teen. It is the follow-up to their second full-length record What is Not to Love (1998), and was released in the U.S. on April 9, 2002 from Merge Records. On March 30, 2009 Amazon.com selected it as the 43rd greatest indie rock album of all time.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Ivanka" – 3:15
  2. "Baby" – 2:44
  3. "Sugar" – 3:25
  4. "Million $ Man" – 4:22
  5. "Captain" – 2:39
  6. "Our Time" – 2:17
  7. "Undone" – 4:07
  8. "Mr. & Mrs." – 3:06
  9. "Teacher's Pet" – 2:16
  10. "City Song" – 2:28
  11. "My Spy" – 3:26
  12. "The First" – 4:21

References[edit]

  1. ^ Draper, Jimmy. "allmusic ((( On > Review )))". Allmusic. Retrieved March 18, 2010. 
  2. ^ Brackett, Nathan. "Imperial Teen". The New Rolling Stone Album Guide. November 2004. pg. 403, cited March 18, 2010
  3. ^ Pecoraro, David M.. "On". pitchfork.com. June 2002, Retrieved on March 17, 2010.
  4. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Imperial Teen". robertchristgau.com, Retrieved on March 18, 2010.