Silver Spoons & Broken Bones

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Silver Spoons & Broken Bones
Silver Spoons & Broken Bones albums cover.jpg
Studio album by Stone Gods
Released July 7, 2008 (UK)
Recorded January 2007 - August 2007
Studio Leeders Farm, Norwich, England
Genre Rock
Length 49:38
Label Play It Again Sam
Producer
Stone Gods chronology
Burn the Witch EP
(2008)
Silver Spoons & Broken Bones
(2008)
Singles from Silver Spoons & Broken Bones
  1. "Burn the Witch"
    Released: 24 February 2008
  2. "Knight of the Living Dead"
    Released: 22 June 2008
  3. "Don't Drink the Water"
    Released: 26 October 2008
  4. "Start of Something"
    Released: 22 March 2009
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
allmusic link 3.5/5 stars
Kerrang![citation needed] 4/5 stars
Metal Hammer[citation needed] 8/10 stars
Thrash Hits link 4.5/6 stars
Total Guitar[citation needed] 4/5 stars
Ultimate-Guitar[citation needed] 10/10 stars

Silver Spoons & Broken Bones is the debut album of the East Anglian band Stone Gods and was released on July 7, 2008 through Play It Again Sam. It is the band's first full-length album. Two of the songs, "Burn the Witch" and "You Brought a Knife to a Gunfight", were previously released on the limited edition Burn the Witch EP.

The album started pretty much from day one of Stone Gods. After forming, they wrote around 35 songs during the making of the album. It was recorded at Dan Hawkins's home studio, Leeders Farm.

The first single from the album, "Knight of the Living Dead", was released on June 23, 2008. The album was leaked nearly a month early, on June 12, 2008. The second single from the album "Don't Drink The Water" was released on October 27, 2008. The next single release was "Start of Something".

They supported Airbourne and Black Stone Cherry on UK tours.

Track listing[edit]

Standard edition
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Burn the Witch" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham • MacFarlaine 4:44
2. "Don't Drink the Water" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham • MacFarlaine 2:47
3. "Defend or Die" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham • MacFarlaine 4:58
4. "You Brought a Knife to a Gunfight" Hawkins • Edwards 3:07
5. "Magdalene Street" Hawkins • Edwards 3:56
6. "Where You Comin' From" Hawkins • Edwards • MacFarlaine 3:12
7. "Lazy Bones" Hawkins • MacFarlaine 3:57
8. "I'm With the Band" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham 4:16
9. "Start of Something" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham 3:29
10. "Making It Hard" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham • MacFarlaine 3:12
11. "Wasting Time" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham 3:24
12. "Knight of the Living Dead" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham • MacFarlaine 4:22
13. "Oh Where 'O My Beero" Hawkins • Edwards • Graham • MacFarlaine 4:14

Other Tracks[edit]

  • "Breakdown" (Appeared on "Burn the Witch (EP)") - 3:23
  • "Heartburn" (Appeared on "Burn the Witch (EP)") - 4:12
  • "Goodbye" (B-Side To "Knight of the Living Dead") - 4:30
  • "Pretty Ugly" (B-Side To "Knight of the Living Dead") - 3:09

Personnel[edit]