Hits Are for Squares is a compilation album by American alternative rock band Sonic Youth. It was released in 2008 on Starbucks Music. The album contains sixteen tracks: the first fifteen were selected by other artists, and the sixteenth is an exclusive new recording by Sonic Youth. Hits Are for Squares was initially only released in America. It received a limited international release on vinyl for Record Store Day 2010.
Hits Are for Squares. Released June 10, 2008. Hits Are for Squares Tracklist. 1. Bull in the Heather Lyrics. About Hits Are for Squares. A compilation record released on SY’s 28th anniversary, not long before they disbanded. Artists and friends were selected to chose their favourite tracks out of Sonic Youth’s catalogue. There’s also a previously unreleased song closing the album. Leave it to Sonic Youth to put a twist on the typical greatest-hits album. Originally released in 2008, Hits Are for Squares features tracks selected by writers, artists, actors, and musicians. With a roster of curators that includes Alison Anders, Radiohead, Chloë Sevigny, and the Flaming Lips, this comp could have become a contest to pick the most obscure song (if it were, then Sevigny would win with her selection, World Looks Red from 1983’s Confusion Is Sex)
This album features Sonic Youth tracks selected by other pro musicians. A very solid compilation & a must-have for any Sonic Youth fans. From the mid-1980's forward, there are at least a Dozen Sonic Youth songs which would have been hits IF rock radio used the same standards of quality and originality it was using to pick music in the late 1960's/early 1970's.
Listen free to Sonic Youth – Hits Are for Squares (Bull In The Heather, 100% and more). 01 Bull in the Heather 02 Sugar Kane 03 100% 04 Kool Thing 05 Disappearer 06 Superstar 07 Stones 08 Tuff Gnarl 09 Teenage Riot 10 Shadow of a Doubt 11 Rain on Tin 12 Tom Violence 13 Mary-Christ 14 World Looks Red 15 Expressway to Yr Skull 16 Slow Revolution Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. A new version of Last. Hits Are for Squares. Overview (current section).
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A Collection of tracks selected by writers, actors, artists, & musicians. Track D4 is previously unreleased. Copies of the release are numbered and comes in a gatefold sleeve. This compilation ℗ 2008 Geffen Records.
Hits Are for Squares is a compilation album by American alternative rock band Sonic Youth. Content - The album contains sixteen tracks: the first fifteen were selected by other artists, and the sixteenth is an exclusive new recording by Sonic Youth. Pearl Jam. Pearl Jam is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1990.
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|11||Rain On Tin||7:56|
|14||World Looks Red||2:41|
|15||Expressway To Yr Skull||7:08|
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