Westing (By Musket and Sextant)

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Westing (By Musket and Sextant)
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Compilation album by Pavement
Released March 22, 1993
Recorded 1989–1993
Genre Indie rock, lo-fi
Length 48:23
Label Drag City (US)
Big Cat (original UK release)
Domino (2000 UK reissue)
Flying Nun (New Zealand)
Producer Gary Young, Pavement
Pavement chronology
Slanted and Enchanted
(1992)Slanted and Enchanted1992
Westing (By Musket and Sextant)
(1993)
Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain
(1994)Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau A− [2]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars [3]

Westing (By Musket and Sextant) is a compilation of the early EPs and singles by the band Pavement. It features all the tracks from their first three EPs, Slay Tracks (1933-1969), Demolition Plot J-7, and Perfect Sound Forever, as well as the single mix of "Summer Babe," its B-sides, and two compilation tracks.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks were written by Stephen Malkmus.

  1. "You're Killing Me" – 3:20
  2. "Box Elder" – 2:26
  3. "Maybe Maybe" – 2:14
  4. "She Believes" – 3:02
  5. "Price Yeah!" – 3:00
  6. "Forklift" – 3:27
  7. "Spizzle Trunk" – 1:23
  8. "Recorder Grot" – 2:08
  9. "Internal K-Dart" – 1:51
  10. "Perfect Depth" – 2:43
  11. "Recorder Grot (Rally)" – 0:21
  12. "Heckler Spray" – 1:06
  13. "From Now On" – 2:03
  14. "Angel Carver Blues/Mellow Jazz Docent" – 2:30
  15. "Drive-by Fader" – 0:28
  16. "Debris Slide" – 1:56
  17. "Home" – 2:23
  18. "Krell Vid-User" – 1:26
  19. "Summer Babe" – 3:13
  20. "Mercy Snack: The Laundromat" – 1:39
  21. "Baptist Blacktick" – 2:03
  22. "My First Mine" – 2:20
  23. "My Radio" – 1:21

References[edit]

  • Jovanovic, Rob (2004). Perfect Sound Forever: The Story of Pavement. (Boston) Justin, Charles & Co. ISBN 1-932112-07-3.
  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Pavement: Westing (By Musket and Sextant)" at AllMusic. Retrieved 2 September 2011.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (3 August 1993). "Consumer Guide". Village Voice. 
  3. ^ Berger, Arion (2 September 1993). "Westing (By Musket and Sextant)". Rolling Stone. 

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