Pet Your Friends

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All Music Guide - Eduardo Rivadavia
Like many mid-'90s alternative rock bands, Santa Barbara's Dishwalla are probably doomed to one-hit wonder status, despite the quality songwriting pervading 1995's Pet Your Friends. The album sat in record stores collecting dust for over a year before its third single, "Counting Blue Cars" best known for its lyric "Tell me all your thoughts on God/'Cause I really want to meet her", became a number one smash on rock and alternative radio. The album contains a set of well-crafted songs notably "Haze" and "Give" with rich guitar textures, complemented by vocalist J.R. Richards' silky vibrato. "Charlie Brown's Parents" is another fine song that became a live favorite, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Eduardo Rivadavia
Like many mid-'90s alternative rock bands, Santa Barbara's Dishwalla are probably doomed to one-hit wonder status, despite the quality songwriting pervading 1995's Pet Your Friends. The album sat in record stores collecting dust for over a year before its third single, "Counting Blue Cars" best known for its lyric "Tell me all your thoughts on God/'Cause I really want to meet her", became a number one smash on rock and alternative radio. The album contains a set of well-crafted songs notably "Haze" and "Give" with rich guitar textures, complemented by vocalist J.R. Richards' silky vibrato. "Charlie Brown's Parents" is another fine song that became a live favorite, though it failed to repeat the previous single's sales success.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/22/1995
  • Label: A&M
  • UPC: 731454031929
  • Catalog Number: 540319
  • Sales rank: 34,217

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Pretty Babies (5:31)
  2. 2 Haze (4:21)
  3. 3 Counting Blue Cars (4:51)
  4. 4 Explode (3:03)
  5. 5 Charlie Brown's Parents (5:17)
  6. 6 Give (5:25)
  7. 7 Miss Emma Peel (4:06)
  8. 8 Moisture (5:26)
  9. 9 The Feeder (3:59)
  10. 10 All She Can See (3:46)
  11. 11 Only For So Long (3:28)
  12. 12 (Untitled) (4:27)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Dishwalla Primary Artist
Scott Alexander Bass, Keyboards, Tabla, Vocals, Bells, Roland Juno 6
Jim Wood Keyboards
Rodney Browning Guitar, Vocals
George Pendergast Percussion, Drums, Vocals
J.R. Richards Organ, Piano, Keyboards, Hammond Organ, Vocals, Roland Juno 6
Ian Cross Guitar
Technical Credits
Scott Alexander Composer
Andy Kravitz Programming, Producer, Engineer
Bob Ludwig Mastering
Phil Nicolo Programming, Producer, Engineer
David Young Executive Producer
Dishwalla Programming, Producer
Dirk Grobelny Engineer
Rodney Browning Composer
Mark Mazzetti Executive Producer
Sunja Park Art Direction
George Pendergast Composer
Brian Lee Mastering
J.R. Richards Composer
Jone Pedersen Cover Model
E. Smith Composer
Kolanek Composer
Ian Cross Engineer
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