LP
$34.00 USD

In 1982, after Iggy's contract with Arista lapsed, he was offered the opportunity to work with Blondie mastermind Chris Stein, who not only produced Zombie Birdhouse, but originally released the album on his own short-lived Animal Records imprint, and Iggy seemed to approach the album as his opportunity to let loose with every musical and lyrical impulse that wouldn't have passed muster on the label that gave us Barry Manilow and Whitney Houston. After the perverse attempt at a dance-pop album that was Party, Zombie Birdhouse certainly seemed like the right idea; Rob DuPrey, who handled the keyboards, guitars, and programming and wrote most of the music, came up with a set of interesting pop tunes, skeletal but full of ideas and sharp angles, often suggesting a less pretentious and more emotionally direct corollary to the arty approach of the David Bowie-produced The Idiot.

Tracklisting

  • Run Like A Villain
  • The Villagers
  • Angry Hills
  • Life Of Work
  • The Ballad Of Cookie McBride
  • Ordinary Bummer
  • Eat Or Be Eaten
  • Bulldozer
  • Platonic
  • The Horse Song
  • Watching The News
  • Street Crazies
Chutes Too Narrow
$34.00 USD
Blue Banisters
$59.00 USD
Cryosleep
$48.00 USD
Harry Pussy
$27.00 USD
A Way Forward
$48.00 USD
Violence
$43.00 USD
The Bride Ship
$48.00 USD
Tommy
$48.00 USD
Sad Happy
$39.00 USD
The Soft Bounce
$48.00 USD
The Cribs
$43.00 USD
Shine
$37.00 USD
End Times
$43.00 USD
Red Mecca
$37.00 USD
American Head
$48.00 USD
Alvvays
$48.00 USD
Drum's Not Dead
$43.00 USD
Children of God
$43.00 USD
Hot Motion
$43.00 USD
Micro-Phonies
$48.00 USD
Sisterworld
$37.00 USD
Amen and Goodbye
$37.00 USD
Head Carrier
$43.00 USD
Antisocialites
$48.00 USD
Pre Pleasure
$43.00 USD
Liars
$37.00 USD