The Smithereens Play Tommy

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The Smithereens Play Tommy
Studio album by The Smithereens
Released 2009
Genre Rock
Label Koch
Producer Dennis Diken, Jim Babjak, Kurt Reil, Pat DiNizio
The Smithereens chronology
B-Sides The Beatles
(2008)
The Smithereens Play Tommy
(2009)
2011
(2011)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Ultimate Guitar 8/10 stars[1]

The Smithereens Play Tommy is the tenth studio album by Carteret, New Jersey-based rock band The Smithereens. The album features the band covering highlights from The Who's 1969 concept album, Tommy, creating an abridged version of the original story.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Pete Townshend; except "Eyesight to the Blind" by Sonny Boy Williamson II

  1. "Overture" 3:30
  2. "It's a Boy" 1:33
  3. "Amazing Journey" 3:15
  4. "Sparks" 3:31
  5. "Eyesight to the Blind" 2:10
  6. "Christmas" 3:23
  7. "Acid Queen" 3:29
  8. "Pinball Wizard" 3:02
  9. "Go to the Mirror" 3:31
  10. "Tommy Can You Hear Me?" 1:09
  11. "Sensation" 2:27
  12. "I'm Free" 2:32
  13. "We're Not Gonna Take It"/"See Me Feel Me"/"Listening to You" 5:47

Personnel[edit]

  • Pat DiNizio - lead vocals, guitar
  • Jim Babjak - guitar, harmony vocals, lead vocals on "Pinball Wizard" and "Sensation"
  • Severo "The Thrilla from Manilla" Jornacion - bass
  • Dennis Diken - drums, percussion, harmony vocals, lead vocals on "Amazing Journey", "Christmas" and "Go to the Mirror"

References[edit]

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