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All Music Guide - John Bush
With tongue firmly in cheek, the Cardigans decided to play up the candyfloss arrangements of their debut for second album Life. Where Emmerdale studied an introverted melancholy, Life is undiminished in both its independent-minded exuberance "Hey! Get Out of My Way" and zest to enjoy life with others "Daddy's Car," "Gordon's Gardenparty". The incredible production and quality of arrangement from the debut are here also, even more strikingly crisp and spot-on. Over 50 instruments were used on the 14 songs included on the Minty Fresh American release. Though the Cardigans planned Life as something of a joke, it became one of the finest pop ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - John Bush
With tongue firmly in cheek, the Cardigans decided to play up the candyfloss arrangements of their debut for second album Life. Where Emmerdale studied an introverted melancholy, Life is undiminished in both its independent-minded exuberance "Hey! Get Out of My Way" and zest to enjoy life with others "Daddy's Car," "Gordon's Gardenparty". The incredible production and quality of arrangement from the debut are here also, even more strikingly crisp and spot-on. Over 50 instruments were used on the 14 songs included on the Minty Fresh American release. Though the Cardigans planned Life as something of a joke, it became one of the finest pop albums of the '90s.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/3/1999
  • Label: Polydor Uk
  • UPC: 731452355621
  • Catalog Number: 5235562
  • Sales rank: 114,170

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Carnival (3:37)
  2. 2 Daddy's Car (3:36)
  3. 3 Fine (3:10)
  4. 4 Rise and Shine (3:28)
  5. 5 Our Space (3:29)
  6. 6 Celia Inside (4:40)
  7. 7 Over the Water (2:13)
  8. 8 Tomorrow - Sven Andersson (3:03)
  9. 9 Sick and Tired - Anders Nordgren (3:23)
  10. 10 Beautiful One - Ivan Bakran (3:28)
  11. 11 Gordon's Gardenparty - Anders Nordgren (3:19)
  12. 12 Hey! Get Out of My Way (3:30)
  13. 13 Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (4:30)
  14. 14 Happy Meal (2:37)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
The Cardigans Primary Artist, Primary Artist
Ivan Bakran Cello
Peter Lindgard Trumpet, Violin
Tore Johansson Trumpet
Anders Nordgren Flute
Asa Hakansson Violin
Sven Andersson Saxophone
Jens Lindgard Trombone
Technical Credits
Svensson Composer
Björn Engelmann Mastering
Tore Johansson Producer, Engineer
Tore "Doctor" Johansson Producer, Engineer
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