Today Is the Day (EP)

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Today Is the Day
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EP by Yo La Tengo
Released 2003
Recorded 1999–2002
Genre Indie
Label Matador Records
Producer Roger Moutenot
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Review scores
Pitchfork Media(7.6/10)[2]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[3]

Today Is the Day is an EP by Yo La Tengo, released in 2003 on Matador Records. The title track is a rock version of a song from the album Summer Sun.

The EP features a cover of the song “Needle of Death” by Bert Jansch. The album artwork imitates the artwork for Ornette Coleman’s Something Else!!!!.[4][5]

In popular culture[edit]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Today Is the Day (Rock Version)" - 4:26
  2. "Styles of the Times" - 4:19
  3. "Outsmartener" - 2:56
  4. "Needle of Death" (Bert Jansch cover) - 3:18
  5. "Dr. Crash" - 2:37
  6. "Cherry Chapstick" - 5:31


  1. ^ "Today Is The Day [EP] by Yo La Tengo". Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  2. ^ Pitchfork Media review
  3. ^ Rolling Stone review
  4. ^ "The Popdose Guide to Ornette Coleman". 29 January 2008. Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  5. ^ "Yoko Ono for Ornette Coleman's Meltdown as first acts announced today". Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  6. ^ Music, I. G. N. (23 March 2006). "Major League Baseball 2K6 Goes Musically Massive". Retrieved 3 October 2016.
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