Get Your Goat

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All Music Guide - Greg Prato
On the fourth release by art rockers Shudder to Think, Get Your Goat, the band created a record that with each additional spin reveals something new. The final studio album with guitarist Chris Matthews and drummer Mike Russell proved to be one of their most consistent. The album also turned out to be the first step toward their trademark textured sound later achieved on Pony Express Record and 50,000 B.C., shedding the straight-ahead production of the previous Funeral at the Movies and Ten Spot. "Goat" and "Pebbles" are a couple of classic Shudder tracks that engage the listener with their genre-bending music and nonsensical lyrics. The chromatic riffing of "Baby Drop" and ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Greg Prato
On the fourth release by art rockers Shudder to Think, Get Your Goat, the band created a record that with each additional spin reveals something new. The final studio album with guitarist Chris Matthews and drummer Mike Russell proved to be one of their most consistent. The album also turned out to be the first step toward their trademark textured sound later achieved on Pony Express Record and 50,000 B.C., shedding the straight-ahead production of the previous Funeral at the Movies and Ten Spot. "Goat" and "Pebbles" are a couple of classic Shudder tracks that engage the listener with their genre-bending music and nonsensical lyrics. The chromatic riffing of "Baby Drop" and "Rain-Covered Cat" confirms the group's technical proficiency, and "She Wears He-Harem" shows off Craig Wedren's maturing skills as a vocalist. This would also be the last release for Dischord Records by Shudder to Think, as the group inked a deal with Epic afterwards. The last release by all four original members more than met the standard set by the band's previous efforts.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/8/1994
  • Label: Dischord
  • UPC: 718751796720
  • Catalog Number: 67
  • Sales rank: 138,600

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Love Catastrophe (3:38)
  2. 2 Shake Your Halo Down (2:36)
  3. 3 White Page (1:59)
  4. 4 Goat (2:17)
  5. 5 Pebbles (4:27)
  6. 6 Baby Drop (3:35)
  7. 7 The Hair Pillow (3:01)
  8. 8 She Swears He-Harem (2:54)
  9. 9 Rain Covered Cat (3:10)
  10. 10 Funny (4:11)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Shudder to Think Primary Artist
Mike Russell Drums
Stuart Hill Bass
Craig Wedren Guitar, Vocals
Chris Matthews Guitar
Technical Credits
Shudder to Think Contributor
Eli Janney Producer
Chris Biando Engineer
Laura Costas Illustrations, Cover Design
Chris Biando Engineer
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