Who Killed...... The Zutons?

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Who Killed...... The Zutons?
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Studio album by The Zutons
Released 19 April 2004
Recorded Elevator Studios, Liverpool
Genre
Length 45:57
Label Deltasonic
Producer Ian Broudie
The Zutons chronology
Who Killed...... The Zutons?
(2004)
Tired of Hanging Around
(2006)Tired of Hanging Around2006
Singles from Who Killed...... The Zutons?
  1. "Pressure Point"
    Released: 19 January 2004
  2. "You Will You Won't"
    Released: 5 April 2004
  3. "Remember Me"
    Released: 21 June 2004
  4. "Don't Ever Think (Too Much)"
    Released: 11 October 2004
  5. "Confusion"
    Released: 13 December 2004

Who Killed...... The Zutons? is the debut album by the English rock band The Zutons, released via Deltasonic on 19 April 2004. The album's last known sales are that of 581,088 as of July 2006.

Background[edit]

Early copies of the album came with a free bonus disc containing alternate versions of four Zutons tracks. The LP version came with Zutons brand 3D glasses. Additionally, the US edition, released 19 October 2004, closed with the single "Don't Ever Think (Too Much)". The UK reissue, released the previous day, also added this track onto the end.

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
Drowned in Sound (8/10)[2]
Pitchfork Media (7.8/10)[3]
PlayLouder (3.5/5) 8 Apr 04
Yahoo! Music 8/10 stars[4]

Who Killed...... The Zutons is included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.[5]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by David McCabe and The Zutons, except where noted.

No. Title Length
1. "Zuton Fever" 3:08
2. "Pressure Point" 3:16
3. "You Will You Won't" 2:54
4. "Confusion" 3:32
5. "Havana Gang Brawl" 4:30
6. "Railroad" (McCabe, Sean Payne, The Zutons) 3:39
7. "Long Time Coming" 2:20
8. "Nightmare Part II" 3:00
9. "Not a Lot to Do" 3:47
10. "Remember Me" 3:20
11. "Dirty Dancehall" 4:09
12. "Moons and Horror Shows" 2:36
Bonus Disc
No. Title Length
1. "Long Time Coming" (Alternate Version) 2:35
2. "You Will You Won't" (Alternate Version) 3:19
3. "Remember Me" (Alternate Version) 3:22
4. "Creepin' An' A Crawlin'" (Alternate Version) 3:03

Chart performance[edit]

Who Killed...... The Zutons spent a total of 36 weeks in the UK Albums Chart, peaking at number 9 on 15 January 2005.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Damas, Jason. "Review: Who Killed...... The Zutons". Macrovision Corporation. Retrieved 6 February 2010. 
  2. ^ Dobson, Gareth (14 April 2004). "Review: The Zutons Who Killed The Zutons". DrownedinSound.com. Retrieved 6 February 2010. 
  3. ^ Petrusich, Amanda (9 March 2005). "Review: The Zutons Who Killed...the Zutons (Epic; 2004)". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 6 February 2010. 
  4. ^ Nye-Browne, Chris (26 April 2004). "Review: The Zutons - Who Killed The Zutons?". Yahoo! Music. Retrieved 6 February 2010. 
  5. ^ Robert Dimery; Michael Lydon (7 February 2006). 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die: Revised and Updated Edition. Universe. ISBN 0-7893-1371-5. 
  6. ^ "Who Killed The Zutons at chartstats.com". Archived from the original on 19 January 2013. Retrieved 6 February 2010. 

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