A Man Called E

A Man Called E is Mark Oliver Everett's 1992 major-label debut album, and the first on which he used the pseudonym "E". (As Mark Everett, he had previously self-released the limited edition LP Bad Dude in Love in 1985.)

A Man Called E
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Studio album by
ReleasedFebruary 2, 1992 (1992-02-02)
RecordedMay–June 1991
Length32:07
LabelPolydor
Producer
E chronology
A Man Called E
(1992)
Broken Toy Shop
(1993)
Singles from A Man Called E
  1. "Hello Cruel World"
    Released: 1992
  2. "Nowheresville"
    Released: March 1992
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Trouser Pressfavorable[2]

"Hello Cruel World" was released as a one-track single in 1992 on CD on Polydor Records. "Nowheresville"/"Strawberry Blonde" in March of that year.

Track listingEdit

All tracks are written by E, except as noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Hello Cruel World"E, Parthenon Huxley3:50
2."Fitting in With the Misfits" 3:09
3."Are You & Me Gonna Happen" 3:00
4."Looking Out the Window With a Blue Hat On" 2:17
5."Nowheresville"E, Huxley3:21
6."Symphony for Toy Piano in G Minor" 0:34
7."Mockingbird Franklin" 3:03
8."I've Been Kicked Around" 3:24
9."Pray" 2:46
10."E's Tune" 2:53
11."You'll Be the Scarecrow" 3:21

PersonnelEdit

Musicians
Production

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ A Man Called E at AllMusic
  2. ^ Zwirn, Michael. "TrouserPress.com :: Eels". TrouserPress.com. Retrieved July 7, 2016.

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