Shrinkwrapped (album)

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Shrinkwrapped
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Studio album by Gang of Four
Released 1995
Genre Alternative rock, post-punk
Length 39:06
Label Castle Communications
Producer Andy Gill
Gang of Four chronology
Mall
(1991)
Shrinkwrapped
(1995)
100 Flowers Bloom
(1998)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau (neither)[1]

Shrinkwrapped is the sixth studio album by Gang of Four. It was released in 1995 on Castle Communications. Some of the songs are featured on the Peter Hall film, Delinquent.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Andy Gill and Jon King; except where indicated

  1. "Tattoo" - 4:08
  2. "Sleepwalker" 3:30
  3. "I Parade Myself" - 4:10
  4. "Unburden" (Gill) - 3:13
  5. "Better Him Than Me" - 3:49
  6. "Something 99" - 2:49
  7. "Showtime, Valentine" - 4:42
  8. "Unburden Unbound" (Gill) - 2:45
  9. "The Dark Ride" - 3:35
  10. "I Absolve You" - 4:04
  11. "Shrinkwrapped" - 3:25

Personnel[edit]

  • Andy Gill - guitar, vocals, (bass on some tracks?)
  • Jon King - vocals
  • Phil Butcher - bass on tracks 1, 3 and 9
  • Dean Garcia - bass on tracks 2 and 6
  • Steve Monti - drums on tracks 1, 3-5, 7, 9 and 11
  • Dave Axford - drums on tracks 2 and 6
  • Catherine Mayer - sex worker vocal on track 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Gang of Four". Robert Christgau.