Wrecking Ball (Dead Confederate album)

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Wrecking Ball
Dead Confederate Wrecking Ball album cover.jpg
Studio album by Dead Confederate
Released September 16, 2008 (2008-09-16)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
The A.V. Club (A-) link
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link
Blender 3.5/5 stars link
Magnet (favorable) link
New York Times (favorable) link
Paste (70/100) link
Pitchfork Media (5.7/10) link
Rock Sound 8/10 stars link
Spin 3.5/5 stars link

Wrecking Ball is the first full-length album from the band, Dead Confederate. It was recorded in Austin, TX with producer Mike McCarthy[1] (Spoon, ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead, Heartless Bastards) in January 2008.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Heavy Petting" Hardy Morris 5:16
2. "The Rat" Brantley Senn 5:15
3. "Goner" Morris 3:29
4. "It Was A Rose" Morris 5:22
5. "Yer' Circus" Senn 4:57
6. "All The Angels" Senn 5:10
7. "Start Me Laughing" Morris 3:19
8. "The News Underneath" Senn 7:11
9. "Flesh-Colored Canvas" Senn 12:08
10. "Wrecking Ball" Morris 5:18
11. "As Able, As Well" (iTunes Bonus Track) Senn 4:40
Total length: 56:25

Personnel[edit]

Dead Confederate
  • Hardy Morris - vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar
  • Brantley Senn - bass, vocals
  • Walker Howle - electric guitar
  • John Watkins - keyboards
  • Jason Scarboro - drums
Production
  • Mike McCarthy - producer, mixing, engineer
  • Jim Vollentine - engineer
  • Bob Ludwig - mastering
  • Joel Wheat - artwork

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fun Fun Fun Fest '09 Pick: Dead Confederate". Austin Post. Retrieved 19 July 2012. 

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