Private Practice (album)

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Private Practice
Private Practice Album Cover.jpg
Studio album by Dr. Feelgood
Released October 1978
Recorded 1978; Eden Studios, Chiswick
Genre Rhythm and blues, rock and roll, Pub rock
Label United Artists - UAS 30184
Producer Richard Gottehrer; Martin Rushent on "Every Kind of Vice"
Dr. Feelgood chronology
Be Seeing You
(1977)Be Seeing You1977
Private Practice
As It Happens
(1979)As It Happens1979
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.0/5 stars[1]

Private Practice was the sixth album by Dr. Feelgood, and was released in October 1978.

This was commercially rewarding when the album spawned a Top 10 hit single (the only one of their career) in "Milk and Alcohol".[2][3] Their preceding single release, "Down at the Doctors", which also appeared on Private Practice 's track listing, topped out at number 48 in the same UK Singles Chart.[3]

The album peaked at number 41 in the UK Albums Chart on the 7 October 1978, and remained in that chart for five weeks.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Down at the Doctors" (Mickey Jupp) (3:19)
  2. "Every Kind of Vice" (Lee Brilleaux, Gypie Mayo) (3:27)
  3. "Things Get Better" (Eddie Floyd) (2:51)
  4. "Milk and Alcohol" (Nick Lowe, Gypie Mayo) (2:55)
  5. "Night Time" (Bob Feldman, Jerry Goldstein, Richard Gottehrer) (5:26)
  6. "Let's Have a Party" (Jessie Mae Robinson) (2:42)
  7. "Take a Trip" (Lee Brilleaux, Gypie Mayo) (4:25)
  8. "It Wasn't Me" (Nick Lowe, Gypie Mayo) (3:06)
  9. "Greaseball" (Gypie Mayo) (3:55)
  10. "Sugar Shaker" (Lee Brilleaux, Gypie Mayo, John B. Sparks) (4:45)[1]


Dr. Feelgood


  1. ^ a b c Stephen Thomas Erlewine. "Private Practice - Dr. Feelgood | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-01-28. 
  2. ^ Strong, Martin C. (2000). The Great Rock Discography (5th ed.). Edinburgh: Mojo Books. pp. 290–291. ISBN 1-84195-017-3. 
  3. ^ a b c Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 162. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.