...And Star Power

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...And Star Power
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Studio album by Foxygen
Released October 14, 2014 (2014-10-14)
Recorded 2013–2014
Genre
Length 82:07
Label Jagjaguwar
Producer Foxygen
Foxygen chronology
We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic
(2013)We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic2013
...And Star Power
(2014)
Hang
(2017)Hang2017
Singles from ...And Star Power
  1. "How Can You Really"
    Released: July 30, 2014
  2. "Cosmic Vibrations"
    Released: September 3, 2014

...And Star Power is the third studio album by American indie rock duo Foxygen. It was released October 14, 2014, it is a double album that follows a loose concept around the fictional band Star Power. Unlike their previous full-length, the album was recorded almost entirely at home and in various LA locations such as the Chateau Marmont and Beverly Hills Hotel.

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 62/100[5]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2.5/5 stars[6]
The A.V. Club B[7]
Consequence of Sound B-[8]
Los Angeles Times 2/5 stars[9]
The Observer 2/5 stars[10]
Paste 8.8/10[11]
Pitchfork Media 7/10[12]
PopMatters 5/10[13]
Rolling Stone 2.5/5 stars[14]
Slant Magazine 4/5 stars[15]

Track listing[edit]

Pitchfork released the track listing on July 30, 2014.[16]

Side One, Part One: The Hits
No. Title Length
1. "Star Power Airlines" 1:11
2. "How Can You Really" 3:05
3. "Coulda Been My Love" 3:52
4. "Cosmic Vibrations" 5:01
5. "You & I" 2:17
Side One, Part Two: Star Power Suite
No. Title Length
6. "Star Power I: Overture" 1:41
7. "Star Power II: Star Power Nite" 2:14
8. "Star Power III: What Are We Good For" 3:20
9. "Star Power IV: Ooh Ooh" 1:50
Side Two: The Paranoid Side
No. Title Length
10. "I Don't Have Anything/The Gate" 4:35
11. "Mattress Warehouse" 4:26
12. "666" 2:05
13. "Flowers" 3:11
14. "Wally’s Farm" 1:58
15. "Cannibal Holocaust" 3:48
16. "Hot Summer" 1:49
Side Three: Scream: Journey Through Hell
No. Title Length
17. "Cold Winter/Freedom" 6:14
18. "Can’t Contextualize My Mind" 3:54
19. "Brooklyn Police Station" 4:21
20. "The Game" 2:21
21. "Freedom II" 3:53
22. "Talk" 4:07
Side Four: Hang on to Love
No. Title Length
23. "Everyone Needs Love" 6:47
24. "Hang" 4:07

Personnel[edit]

Foxygen

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Album review: Foxygen's '...And Star Power'". Las Vegas Weekly. Retrieved 2016-02-28. 
  2. ^ a b Laugher, Nick (3 October 2014). "Foxygen – … And Star Power". BeatRoute Magazine. Retrieved 19 July 2016. 
  3. ^ Wojtas, Michael. "Foxygen on Their Sprawling Album and Scaring Audiences | Under the Radar - Music Magazine". Undertheradarmag.com. Retrieved 2016-02-28. 
  4. ^ Phil Mongredien. "Foxygen: …And Star Power review – California duo in self-indulgent mood on third LP | Music". The Guardian. Retrieved 2016-02-28. 
  5. ^ "...And Star Power - Foxygen". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 2014-10-20. 
  6. ^ Thomas, Fred. "...And Star Power – Foxygen". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 
  7. ^ Miller, Joshua (2014-10-14). "Foxygen finds plenty of beauty in excess with double album". The A.V. Club. The Onion. Retrieved 2014-10-20. 
  8. ^ Arroyo, Steven (October 14, 2014). "Foxygen – …And Star Power". Consequence of Sound. Retrieved October 17, 2014. 
  9. ^ Roberts, Randall (2014-10-13). "Foxygen's '... And Star Power' silly and mostly inconsequential". Los Angeles Times. Tribune Publishing. Retrieved 2014-10-20. 
  10. ^ Mongredien, Phil (October 11, 2014). "Foxygen: …And Star Power review – California duo in self-indulgent mood on third LP". The Observer. Guardian Media Group. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 
  11. ^ Prado, Ryan J. (2014-10-14). "Foxygen: ...And Star Power Review". Paste. Wolfgang's Vault. Retrieved 2014-10-20. 
  12. ^ Berman, Stuart (2014-10-13). "Foxygen: ...And Star Power". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 2014-10-25. 
  13. ^ Pan, Arnold (October 15, 2014). "Foxygen: ...And Star Power". PopMatters. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 
  14. ^ Powell, Mike (October 21, 2014). "Foxygen ...And Star Power Album Review". Rolling Stone. Wenner Media. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 
  15. ^ Winograd, Jeremy (2014-10-02). "Foxygen: ...And Star Power". Slant Magazine. Retrieved 2014-10-20. 
  16. ^ Camp, Zoe. "Foxygen Announce New Album ...And Star Power and Fall Tour, Share "How Can You Really" Video". Pitchfork Media. Pitchfork.com. Retrieved September 22, 2014.