Sloppy Seconds (album)

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Sloppy Seconds
Cover of Sloppy Seconds.jpg
Studio album by
Released1972
GenreCountry rock
Length35:55
LabelColumbia
ProducerRon Haffkine
Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show chronology
Doctor Hook
(1972)
Sloppy Seconds
(1972)
Belly Up!
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Sloppy Seconds was the second album from the country rock band Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show. It featured some of their most popular songs, including "Freakin' at the Freakers Ball" and "The Cover of the Rolling Stone." It was noted for its "crude sense of humor."[2]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Freakin' at the Freaker's Ball"Shel Silverstein2:45
2."If I'd Only Come And Gone"Shel Silverstein2:40
3."Carry Me, Carrie"Shel Silverstein4:16
4."The Things I Didn't Say"Shel Silverstein2:54
5."Get My Rocks Off"Shel Silverstein3:04
6."Last Mornin'"Shel Silverstein3:52
7."I Can't Touch The Sun"Shel Sliverstein3:31
8."Queen Of The Silver Dollar"Shel Silverstein4:42
9."Turn On The World"Shel Silverstein3:07
10."Stayin' Song"Shel Silverstein2:43
11."The Cover of Rolling Stone"Shel Silverstein2:53
12."Looking For Pussy"Shel Silverstein1:26
Total length:35:55

Personnel[edit]

Music[edit]

Production[edit]

  • David Brown – engineer
  • Ron Coro – art direction, design
  • George Engfer – engineer
  • Ron Haffkine – producer
  • Glenn Kolotkin – engineer
  • Mike Larner – engineer
  • Tom Lubin – engineer
  • Roy Segal – engineer
  • Ken Walz – photography

Charts[edit]

Chart (1973) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[3] 41
Can RPM 100 Albums[4] 16

References[edit]

  1. ^ AllMusic review
  2. ^ DeGagne, Mike. "Sloppy Seconds". AllMusic. Retrieved 2007-12-03.
  3. ^ "Sloppy Seconds – Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show | Awards | Billboard". www.billboard.com. Retrieved 7 January 2019.
  4. ^ "RPM 100 Albums" (PDF). Retrieved 29 September 2018.