Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness

The Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness
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Based on 8 reviews
1995 Ratings: #139 / 445
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Based on 558 ratings
1995 Ratings: #7
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This has like. Everything I wanted in an album
The absolute definitive rock-album of all time. Packed with 28 heavy-hearted songs filled with angst, emotions of distress, love, sadness, and all other components that make life worth livable, this is the one album that could only be described as the pinnacle of modern rock music.

This album does not shy away from telling you how dark this void of an earth really is, or how frail and thin life really is when you search deep inside yourself. It speaks of how love is suicide, of how everybody ... read more
An impactful 28 track ride with a closer that will forever continue to floor me, this is an album truly worthy of its lengthy runtime.
28 tracks and only four of them are filler. that’s impressive
Nostalgia and Maureen Power Hour #2:

this turned out to be a pleasant surprise, as i never found myself to be a Smashing Pumpkins fan. but here we are. this sprawling 3xLP album is as innovative as it is accessible, with heavy bangers like Jellybelly and lighter songs like Porcelina. the only thing keeping this from being a higher score is that it seems very scattered and unorganized. doesn’t seem like a song like Jellybelly would come after Tonight, Tonight, now would it? oh well. i ... read more
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Track List

Disc 1

  1. Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness 
  2. Tonight, Tonight 
  3. Jellybelly 
  4. Zero 
  5. Here Is No Why 
  6. Bullet With Butterfly Wings 
  7. To Forgive 
  8. An Ode To No One 
  9. Love 
  10. Cupid De Locke 
  11. Galapogos 
  12. Muzzle 
  13. Porcelina Of The Vast Oceans 
  14. Take Me Down 

Disc 2

  1. Where Boys Fear To Tread 
  2. Bodies 
  3. Thirty-Three 
  4. In The Arms Of Sleep 
  5. 1979 
  6. Tales Of A Scorched Earth 
  7. Thru The Eyes Of Ruby 
  8. Stumbleine 
  9. X.Y.U. 
  10. We Only Come Out At Night 
  11. Beautiful 
  12. Lily (My One And Only) 
  13. By Starlight 
  14. Farewell And Goodnight
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Added on: November 28, 2011