The Uplift Mofo Party Plan

Red Hot Chili Peppers - The Uplift Mofo Party Plan
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1987 Ratings: #59 / 91
User Score
Based on 84 ratings
1987 Ratings: #44
September 29, 1987 / Release Date
LP / Format
EMI / Label
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Fav tracks: Fight Like A Brave, Special Secret Song Inside
The album was created by the original line-up including Hilell and Jack Irons.
Their added value was huge: adding tight rythmic drums and slinky syncoptated guitar play.
And that created that self called Mofo Plan: a funk-punk intense plan, demonized with drug infusions and also showing the band's melodic softer side in Behind the sun.
The band had to overcome some demons before this album came to life, but it showed how intensely close they are together playing: a bunch of friends being ... read more
Fight Like a Brave - 9/10
Funky Crime - 7/10
Me & My Friends - 7/10
Backwoods - 7/10
Skinny Sweaty Man - 5/10
Behind the Sun - 9/10
Subterranean Homesick Blues - 7/10
Special Secret Song Inside - 7/10
No Chump Love Sucker - 9/10
Walkin' on Down the Road - 10/10
Love Trilogy - 6/10
Organic Anti-Beat Box Band - 7/10

Overall Rating: 90 out of 120 = 75%

Overall Opinion: The Peppers main sound seems to finally be showing its head on this release. It is still really spotty and disjointed ... read more
This album, done with the original line-up of the group, slowly but surely shows that they have finally decided upon a certain plan: intense, funk-metal and drug-infused, constant detonations.
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Track List

  1. Fight Like a Brave
  2. Funky Crime
  3. Me & My Friends
  4. Backwoods
  5. Skinny Sweaty Man
  6. Behind the Sun
  7. Subterranean Homesick Blues
  8. Special Secret Song Inside
  9. No Chump Love Sucker
  10. Walkin' on Down the Road
  11. Love Trilogy
  12. Organic Anti-Beat Box Band  
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Added on: May 5, 2013