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Slanted and Enchanted: Luxe & Reduxe

Slanted and Enchanted: Luxe & Reduxe is a double album by American indie rock band Pavement featuring a remastered version of the band's first studio album Slanted and Enchanted, as well as outtakes & live tracks from the same era as the original release. On October 22, 2002, Matador Records released this edition with 48 songs, including the entire original disc and, in addition, 3 outtakes of which one is an unreleased song and the other two are alternate takes, plus the B-sides from the "Summer Babe" and "Trigger Cut" singles, 5 songs from two different John Peel sessions, the 4-track EP Watery, Domestic, and 13 tracks of a live performance of the band held at the Brixton Academy in London on December 14, 1992.[1][2] This expanded version reached number 5 in the US Billboard Top Independent Albums[3][4] and number 152 in the US Billboard 200 charts.[3][5]

Slanted and Enchanted:
Luxe & Reduxe
Compilation album by
ReleasedOctober 20, 2002
RecordedDecember 24, 1990 to
December 16, 1992
Genre
Length138:34
LabelMatador
Producer
Pavement chronology
Terror Twilight
(1999)
Slanted and Enchanted:
Luxe & Reduxe

(2002)
Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain: LA's Desert Origins
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic5/5 stars link
Rolling Stone5/5 stars October 31, 2002
Pitchfork Media10/10 November 1, 2002
SplendidEzine.comnot rated November 15, 2002

Contents

Track listingEdit

Disc one Slanted & EnchantedEdit

Slanted & Enchanted
1. "Summer Babe (Winter Version)"
2. "Trigger Cut / Wounded-Kite at :17"
3. "No Life Singed Her"
4. "In the Mouth a Desert"
5. "Conduit for Sale!"
6. "Z├╝rich Is Stained"
7. "Chesley's Little Wrists"
8. "Loretta's Scars"
9. "Here"
10. "Two States"
11. "Perfume-V"
12. "Fame Throwa"
13. "Jackals, False Grails: The Lonesome Era"
14. "Our Singer"
Slanted Sessions
15. "Summer Babe (7" Version)"
16. "Mercy Snack: The Laundromat"
17. "Baptist Blacktick"
18. "My First Mine"
19. "Here (Alternate Mix)"
20. "Nothing Ever Happens"
John Peel sessions, June 23, 1992
21. "Circa 1762"
22. "Kentucky Cocktail"
23. "Secret Knowledge of Backroads"
24. "Here"

Disc two Watery, DomesticEdit

Watery, Domestic
1. "Texas Never Whispers"
2. "Frontwards"
3. "Lions (Linden)"
4. "Shoot the Singer (1 Sick Verse)"
Watery Sessions
5. "Sue Me Jack"
6. "So Stark (You're a Skyscraper)"
7. "Greenlander"
John Peel sessions, December 16, 1992
8. "Rain Ammunition"
9. "Drunks With Guns"
10. "Ed Ames"
11. "The List of Dorms"
Live Brixton Academy, London, December 14, 1992
12. "Conduit for Sale!"
13. "Fame Throwa"
14. "Home"
15. "Perfume-V"
16. "Summer Babe"
17. "Frontwards"
18. "Angel Carver Blues/Mellow Jazz Docent"
19. "Two States"
20. "No Life Singed Her"
21. "So Stark"
22. "Box Elder"
23. "Baby, Yeah"
24. "In the Mouth a Desert"

ChartsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Slanted and Enchanted: Luxe & Reduxe". Matador Records. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  2. ^ Slanted and Enchanted: Luxe & Reduxe at Discogs. Retrieved October 28, 2018.
  3. ^ a b c d "Slanted and Enchanted - Pavement. Awards". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Archived from the original on August 3, 2013. Retrieved May 18, 2013.
  4. ^ a b "Pavement | Chart History. Independent Albums". Billboard. Eldridge Industries. November 9, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2018.
  5. ^ a b "Pavement | Chart History. Billboard 200". Billboard. Eldridge Industries. November 9, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2018.