Other Songs (album)

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Other Songs
Studio album by
ReleasedJune 17, 1997
GenreRock
LabelInterscope Records
ProducerTchad Blake, Mitchell Froom
Ron Sexsmith chronology
Ron Sexsmith
(1995)
Other Songs
(1997)
Whereabouts
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]
Chicago Tribune3/4 stars[2]
Christgau's Consumer Guide(neither)[3]
The Encyclopedia of Popular Music3/5 stars[4]
Entertainment WeeklyA[5]
NME7/10[6]
The New Rolling Stone Album Guide3/5 stars[7]

Other Songs is the second major label album (and third overall) by Canadian singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith, released June 17, 1997 on Interscope Records.[8] The album won the Juno Award for Roots & Traditional Album of the Year – Solo at the 1998 Juno Awards.[9]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Thinking Out Loud" (2:32)
  2. "Strawberry Blonde" (3:41)
  3. "Average Joe" (2:17)
  4. "Thinly Veiled Disguise" (3:29)
  5. "Nothing Good" (2:54)
  6. "Pretty Little Cemetery" (2:32)
  7. "It Never Fails" (2:15)
  8. "Clown in Broad Daylight" (2:25)
  9. "At Different Times" (3:03)
  10. "Child Star" (3:07)
  11. "Honest Mistake" (2:29)
  12. "So Young" (2:41)
  13. "While You're Waiting" (3:27)
  14. "April After All" (2:43)
  15. "Same Old Eyes" (Japanese Bonus Track)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rabid, Jack. "Other Songs - Ron Sexsmith". AllMusic. Retrieved 2018-06-26.
  2. ^ Knopper, Steve (1997-08-01). "Ron Sexsmith Other Songs (Interscope)". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2018-06-26.
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert (2000-10-15). "Ron Sexsmith". Christgau's Consumer Guide: Albums of the '90s. Macmillan Publishing. ISBN 9780312245603.
  4. ^ Larkin, Colin (2011). The Encyclopedia of Popular Music. Omnibus Press. ISBN 9780857125958.
  5. ^ Schinder, Scott (1997-06-27). "Other Songs". Entertainment Weekly.
  6. ^ Bailie, Stuart (1997-06-28). "Ron Sexsmith: Other Songs". NME. Archived from the original on 2000-08-17. Retrieved 2018-06-26.
  7. ^ Hunter, James (2004). "Ron Sexsmith". In Brackett, Nathan; Hoard, Christian David (eds.). The New Rolling Stone Album Guide. Simon and Schuster. ISBN 9780743201698.
  8. ^ Other Songs at discogs.com.
  9. ^ Best Roots & Traditional Album: Solo (1996 - 2002) Archived 2013-02-05 at WebCite. Juno Awards.