¡Bastardos!

¡Bastardos! is an American jam band Blues Traveler's eighth studio album, released on September 13, 2005, and produced by Jay Bennett (formerly of Wilco).

¡Bastardos!
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 13, 2005
RecordedAustin, TX
GenreRock
Length56:29
LabelVanguard Records
ProducerJay Bennett
Blues Traveler chronology
Truth Be Told
(2003)
¡Bastardos!
(2005)
Cover Yourself
(2007)
Singles from ¡Bastardos!
  1. "Amber Awaits"
    Released: August 2005
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone2/5 stars[2]

The band stated in an interview years ago that they wanted to name an album "Those Bastards!"; that manifested in this album's title.

Track listingEdit

  1. "You Can't Stop Thinking About Me" (Chan Kinchla, John Popper) – 4:24
  2. "Amber Awaits" (Chan and Tad Kinchla, Popper) – 3:47
  3. "After What" (Popper, Wilson) – 3:34
  4. "Money Back Guarantee" (Popper, Wilson) – 3:48
  5. "Can't Win True Love" (Popper) – 4:57
  6. "Nail" (Popper, Wilson) – 3:06
  7. "Leaning In" (Popper, Wilson) – 3:48
  8. "She and I" (Tad Kinchla, Popper) – 4:51
  9. "Rubberneck" (Tad Kinchla, Popper) – 3:11
  10. "Nefertiti" (Tad Kinchla, Popper) – 4:15
  11. "What Could Possibly Go Wrong" (Chan Kinchla, Popper) – 2:47
  12. "That Which Doesn't Kill You" (Chan Kinchla, Popper) – 4:12
  13. "She Isn't Mine" (Popper) – 3:18
  14. "The Children of the Night" (Brendan Hill, Popper) – 6:31

PersonnelEdit

  • John Popper – harmonica, vocals
  • Chan Kinchla – electric and acoustic guitars, mandolin
  • Brendan Hill – percussion, drums
  • Tad Kinchla – bass
  • Ben Wilson – keyboards
  • Jay Bennett – production, guitar, percussion
  • Teresa Cole – backing vocals
  • Carlos Sosa – saxophone
  • Fernando Castillo – trumpet
  • Raul Vallejo – trombone

¡Bastardos en Vivo!Edit

On August 29, 2006, ¡Bastardos en Vivo!, an EP containing live recordings of several songs from ¡Bastardos!, was released. It also includes a rendition of the Charlie Daniels Band's southern rock song, "The Devil Went Down to Georgia".

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Stephen Thomas Erlewine (2005-09-13). "Bastardos! - Blues Traveler | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-07-23. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Bastardos". Rolling Stone. September 22, 2005. Retrieved 2012-10-22. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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