Barbeque Babylon - Stan Ridgway/Drywall
Track Listing
  1. Goin' on Down to the BBQ
  2. Fortune Cookies
  3. Somewhere in the Dark
  4. Abandon Ship
  5. Buried the Pope
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  1. Goin' on Down to the BBQ
  2. Fortune Cookies
  3. Somewhere in the Dark
  4. Abandon Ship
  5. Buried the Pope
  6. In Total Focus
  7. The Aarp Is After Me
  8. That Big Weird Thing
  9. Robbers & Bandits & Bastards & Thieves
  10. Rain on Down
  11. The Alibi Room
  12. Wargasm 2005
  13. Bold Marauder
  14. Land of Spook
  15. Something's Gonna Blow #
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Continuing an on-again/off-again relationship with his Drywall side project that began in 1986 with Work the Dumb Oracle, the third album in Stan Ridgway's "trilogy of apocalyptic documents" isn't substantially different from his better-known solo work, at least on this 2006 release. His carnival barker vocals, bizarre lyrics, and shapeshifting cinematic soundscapes are in fine twisted form as the songs morph from the moody, bluesy harmonica-laced "Bury the Pope" to the more experimental subtle electronica textures of "Rain ...

Barbeque Babylon 2005, Redfly

UPC: 724101870521

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