Invented

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andrew Leahey
It's been 16 years since Jimmy Eat World released Static Prevails, one of the first emo albums issued by a major label, and nearly a decade since Bleed American proved the genre could be commercially successful. The guys are older now -- frontman Jim Adkins, although immortally baby-faced, is in his mid-30s -- and the slick, poppy sound that Bleed American helped introduce has been adopted by nearly every emo band since. Most of those new bands are younger than Jimmy Eat World, and Invented marks the point where the band begins to straddle two genres: one of them, the melodic emo-pop that helped popularize the group in the first place; the other, a more age-appropriate ...
See more details below
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (5) from $4.89   
  • New (3) from $7.01   
  • Used (2) from $4.89   

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andrew Leahey
It's been 16 years since Jimmy Eat World released Static Prevails, one of the first emo albums issued by a major label, and nearly a decade since Bleed American proved the genre could be commercially successful. The guys are older now -- frontman Jim Adkins, although immortally baby-faced, is in his mid-30s -- and the slick, poppy sound that Bleed American helped introduce has been adopted by nearly every emo band since. Most of those new bands are younger than Jimmy Eat World, and Invented marks the point where the band begins to straddle two genres: one of them, the melodic emo-pop that helped popularize the group in the first place; the other, a more age-appropriate form of alternative rock, with lyrics that deal with the bandmates themselves as opposed to their teenage fans.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/28/2010
  • Label: Geffen Records
  • UPC: 602527484167
  • Catalog Number: 001473802
  • Sales rank: 64,587

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Heart is Hard To Find (3:18)
  2. 2 My Best Theory (3:23)
  3. 3 Evidence (4:41)
  4. 4 Higher Devotion (3:02)
  5. 5 Movielike (3:47)
  6. 6 Coffee and Cigarettes (3:45)
  7. 7 Stop (3:34)
  8. 8 Littlething (4:09)
  9. 9 Cut (4:57)
  10. 10 Action Needs an Audience (2:40)
  11. 11 Invented (7:07)
  12. 12 Mixtape (6:31)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Jimmy Eat World Primary Artist
David Campbell Conductor
Rachel Haden Vocals
Josefina Vergara Violin
Jim Adkins Group Member
Rick Burch Group Member
Zach Lind Group Member
Tom Linton Group Member
Steve Richards Cello
Michele Richards Violin
Courtney Marie Andrews Vocals
Tamara Hatwan Violin
Doug Borrmann Synthesizer
Gerardo Hilara Violin
Technical Credits
David Campbell String Arrangements
Ted Jensen Mastering
Jim Adkins Engineer
Jimmy Eat World Composer, Producer
Suzie Katayama String Contractor
Mark Trombino Producer, Engineer
Tim Edwards Booking
Marlene Tsuchii Booking
Steve Strange Booking
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously