Rock 'n' Roll with the Modern Lovers

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Rock 'n' Roll with the Modern Lovers
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Studio album by Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers
Released August 1977
Recorded 1977
Genre Rock 'n' roll
Length 31:24
Label Beserkley
Producer Matthew King Kaufman, Glen Kolotkin
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Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B+[2]

Rock 'n' Roll with the Modern Lovers is an album by Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers, released by the Beserkley Records label in August 1977.[3][3] It reached #50 in the UK Album Chart in that month.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Jonthan Richman; except where indicated

  1. "Sweeping Wind (Kwa Ti Feng)" (Traditional) – 1:59
  2. "Ice Cream Man" – 3:01
  3. "Rockin' Rockin' Leprechauns" – 2:09
  4. "Summer Morning" – 3:49
  5. "Afternoon" – 2:45
  6. "Fly into the Mystery" – 3:19
  7. "South American Folk Song" (Traditional) – 2:34
  8. "Roller Coaster by the Sea" – 2:05
  9. "Dodge Veg-O-Matic" – 3:45
  10. "Egyptian Reggae" – 2:34
  11. "Coomyah" (Desmond Dekker) – 2:08
  12. "Wheels on the Bus" (Traditional) – 2:26
  13. "Angels Watching over Me" (Traditional) – 1:50

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rock 'n' Roll with the Modern Lovers". AllMusic. Retrieved 18 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "Robert Christgau: CG: Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers". www.robertchristgau.com. Retrieved 8 July 2017. 
  3. ^ a b "Rock 'n' Roll with the Modern Lovers". Rate Your Music. Retrieved 19 June 2013.