Tired of Hanging Around

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Tired of Hanging Around
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Studio album by The Zutons
Released 17 April 2006 (UK), 19 September 2006 (US)
Recorded Townhouse and Olympic Studios, 2005
Genre Indie
Length 40:29
Label Deltasonic
Producer Stephen Street
The Zutons chronology
Who Killed...... The Zutons?
(2004)Who Killed...... The Zutons?2004
Tired of Hanging Around
(2006)
You Can Do Anything
(2008)You Can Do Anything2008
Singles from Tired of Hanging Around
  1. "Why Won't You Give Me Your Love?"
    Released: 3 April 2006
  2. "Valerie"
    Released: 19 June 2006
  3. "Oh Stacey (Look What You've Done!)"
    Released: 18 September 2006
  4. "It's the Little Things We Do"
    Released: 27 November 2006

Tired of Hanging Around is the second album by the English rock band The Zutons, released in the UK on 17 April 2006. Produced by Stephen Street, the album was recorded at Townhouse and Olympic Studios in 2005. The album charted at 2 on the UK album charts.[1]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]
NME (7/10)[3]
Playlouder 3/5 stars[4]
Spin 4/5 stars[5]
Yahoo! Music 4/10 stars[6]

Pete Cashmore of NME called it "one seriously good record".[7]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks by David McCabe/The Zutons except for tracks 5, 6 & 8 (David McCabe/Sean Payne/The Zutons).

No. Title Length
1. "Tired of Hanging Around" 3:34
2. "It's the Little Things We Do" 3:07
3. "Valerie" 3:56
4. "Someone Watching Over Me" 3:34
5. "Secrets" 3:16
6. "How Does It Feel?" 3:49
7. "Why Won't You Give Me Your Love?" 3:22
8. "Oh Stacey (Look What You've Done!)" 3:29
9. "You've Got a Friend in Me" 3:57
10. "Hello Conscience" 3:25
11. "I Know I'll Never Leave" 4:58

Chart positions[edit]

Album[edit]

Country Peak
UK Top 40[1] 2

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions
UK[1]
2006 "Why Won't You Give Me Your Love?" 9
"Valerie" 9
"Oh Stacey (Look What You've Done!)" 24
"It's The Little Things We Do" 47

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "UK Top 40 Hit Database". everyHit.com. Retrieved 2008-03-12. 
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ NME review
  4. ^ Playlouder review
  5. ^ Spin review
  6. ^ Yahoo! Music review
  7. ^ Pete Cashmore. "The Zutons: Tired Of Hanging Around". NME. Retrieved 2008-03-12. 
  8. ^ Available with album on iTunes music store.

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