Complicated Game

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Complicated Game
Studio album by
Released24 February 2015
Recorded2015
GenreFolk Rock
Length55:21
LabelComplicated Game Records
ProducerMike Napolitano; C.C. Adcock
James McMurtry chronology
Just Us Kids
(2008)
Complicated Game
(2015)

Complicated Game is the ninth studio album by American folk rock musician James McMurtry, released on 24 February 2015 by Complicated Game Records.

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic88/100[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[2]
American Songwriter4.5/5 stars[3]
Mojo4/5 stars[4]
Paste9.0/10 [5]
Popmatters8/10[6]
Slant Magazine4.5/5 stars[7]
Robert Christgau(A) link

According to Metacritic, Complicated Game has a score of 88 out of 100, indicating that it has received "universal acclaim" from music critics.[1]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Copper Canteen"4:37
2."You Got to Me"5:23
3."Ain't Got a Place"2:41
4."She Loves Me"3:01
5."How'm I Gonna Find You Now"4:03
6."These Things I've Come to Know"3:18
7."Deaver's Crossing"4:00
8."Carlisle's Haul"7:13
9."Forgotten Coast"3:34
10."South Dakota"5:03
11."Long Island Sound"6:47
12."Cutter"5:41

Charts[edit]

Chart (2015) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[8] 102
US Folk Albums (Billboard)[9] 4
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[10] 9
US Top Rock Albums (Billboard)[11] 18

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Complicated Game - James Mcmurtry". Metacritic. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  2. ^ Deming, Mark. "Complicated Game - James Mcmurtry". AllMusic. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  3. ^ Beviglia, Jim (24 February 2015). "Complicated Game". American Songwriter. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  4. ^ "Complicated Game | 21". Mojo. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  5. ^ Swedlund, Eric (24 February 2015). "Complicated Game". Paste Magazine. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  6. ^ Allister's, Mark (11 March 2015). "Complicated Game". Popmatters. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  7. ^ | Album Review | Slant Magazine
  8. ^ "James Mcmurtry Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  9. ^ "James Mcmurtry Chart History (Top Americana/Folk Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  10. ^ "James Mcmurtry Chart History (Independent Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved 27 April 2015.
  11. ^ "James Mcmurtry Chart History (Top Rock Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved 27 April 2015.

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