Band Name Shonen Knife. Album Name Rock Animals. 3. Butterfly Boy. 4. Little Tree.
Band Name Shonen Knife. Released date 25 January 1993. Labels Virgin Records. Members owning this album1.
Producer – Page Porrazzo, Shonen Knife. Programmed By – Motoi Semba. Vocals, Bass, Keyboards – Michie Nakatani. Vocals, Drums, Percussion – Atsuko Yamano. Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica – Naoko Yamano. D 102520, 7243 8 39063 2 1. Shonen Knife. Rock Animals (CD, Album, Club). Virgin Records America, In. Virgin Records America, Inc. US. 1994. V2 7243 8 39063 2 1.
Rock Animals is a studio album by Shonen Knife. It was originally released on September 8, 1993 in Japan. It peaked at number 59 on the Oricon Albums Chart, as well as number 39 on Billboard's Heatseekers Albums chart. A vinyl copy of the album was found on Kurt Cobain's turntable when his body was found in April 1994, and it is believed that it may have been the last album he listened to before he died.
Shonen Knife is a Japanese pop punk band formed in Osaka, in 1981. Heavily influenced by 1960s girl groups, pop bands, The Beach Boys, and early punk rock bands, such as the Ramones, the trio crafts stripped-down songs with simplistic lyrics sung both in Japanese and English. Despite their pop-oriented nature, the trio maintains a distinctly underground garage rock sound rooted in edgy instrumentation and .
Virgin Records signed Shonen Knife for this album, a few associated singles, and a compilation of studio tracks - recordings that demonstrate the band with its richest, some might say "grungiest" work. The good news is that experiment laid off. "Brown Mushrooms" and the LP's title track are instantly memorable, charming tunes that refuse to leave your mind; the remainder of the tracks hold their own, and then some. But Rock Animals is so much fun you'd have to be a complete sourpuss to care about that. It was originally released on September 8, 1993 in Japan A rumor has emerged that a vinyl copy of the album was found on Kurt Cobain's turntable when his body was found in April 1994, making it the last album he listened to before he committed suicide. Studio album by.