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12 Golden Country Greats

Ween - 12 Golden Country Greats
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
1996 Ratings: #61 / 63
User Score
Based on 95 ratings
1996 Ratings: #70
Liked by 5 people
July 16, 1996 / Release Date
LP / Format
Elektra / Label
Country, Americana / Genres
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Some time ago, this album didn't matter to me a lot compared to other albums of Ween's discography, but over time and multiple listens, it has already formed a very nice bond with me. A fun and creative album in many ways, has nuances that always had the classic country songs, but adding Ween's unique way of composing the lyrics. Some danceable jewels like "Piss up a Rope", "I Don't Want to Leave You on the Farm" or "Pretty Girl", other examples on a more ... read more
This....was a Ween country album...pretty good! :D

Favorites: I'm Holding You, Piss up a Rope, I Don't Wanna Leave You on the Farm, Mister Ricard Smoker, Help Me Scrape the Mucus on My Brain, You Were The Fool, Fluffy
Least Favorites: Japanese Cowboy, Pretty Girl, Powder Blue,
Ween is the reference for a twist of genre. If they have an idea they could do in every way. Since a no sense well producer country song to almost everything. Satiricaly perfect
I've slept on 12 Golden Country Greats to be honest, but going back to it and giving it a proper listen I'm pretty confident that this'll be one of my favorite country records. The duo has hinted at their love for the genre on earlier records, so for them to go all out with a full length release only makes sense. For the most part it's fairly straightforward, often incorporating their brownish hilarity in not so overt ways. From the profusely vulgar duo of Mister Richard Smoker and Piss Up A ... read more
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Track List

  1. I'm Holding You
  2. Japanese Cowboy
  3. Piss up a Rope
  4. I Don't Wanna Leave You on the Farm
  5. Pretty Girl
  6. Powder Blue
  7. Mister Richard Smoker
  8. Help Me Scrape the Mucus on My Brain
  9. You Were the Fool
  10. Fluffy
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Added on: May 4, 2015