The New Fellas

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The New Fellas
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Studio album by The Cribs
Released 20 June 2005
Recorded West Heath Studios, London
Genre Indie rock, post-punk revival, garage rock
Length 34:15
Label United Kingdom Wichita Recordings
United States Wichita/Worlds Fair
Europe Japan V2
Australia Revolution Records
Producer Edwyn Collins
The Cribs chronology
The Cribs
(2004)The Cribs2004
The New Fellas
Men's Needs, Women's Needs, Whatever
(2007)Men's Needs, Women's Needs, Whatever2007
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Drowned In Sound 8/10 stars link
NME 8/10 stars link
Pitchfork Media 3.0/10 link
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars link

The New Fellas was the title of The Cribs' second album released in 2005. It placed at No. 11 in the NME's 'Albums Of The Year' in 2005. The song "Hey Scenesters!" was placed 42nd in a poll for the top 50 Indie anthems of all time, which was published in the influential music magazine NME in May 2007, one of the only contemporary bands included in the list. In December 2009, Q Magazine made it one of their "Albums of the Century" in their year end issue. Ben Duff (The Mardous) sings backing vocals on Martell.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Ryan Jarman, Ross Jarman, and Gary Jarman

  1. "Hey Scenesters!" 3:11
  2. "I'm Alright Me" 2:42
  3. "Martell" 2:57
  4. "Mirror Kissers" 3:38
  5. "We Can No Longer Cheat You" 3:03
  6. "It Was Only Love" 3:22
  7. "The New Fellas" 3:01
  8. "Hello? Oh..." 2:38
  9. "The Wrong Way To Be" 3:48
  10. "Haunted (Live)" 2:31
  11. "Things Aren’t Gonna Change" 3:28
  12. "You're Gonna Lose Us" (Only on some vinyl issues)