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Surrender to Jonathan


Download links and information about Surrender to Jonathan by Jonathan Richman. This album was released in 1996 and it belongs to Rock, Rock & Roll, Punk, Pop, Alternative, Songwriter/Lyricist, Contemporary Folk genres. It contains 13 tracks with total duration of 42:59 minutes.

Artist: Jonathan Richman
Release date: 1996
Genre: Rock, Rock & Roll, Punk, Pop, Alternative, Songwriter/Lyricist, Contemporary Folk
Tracks: 13
Duration: 42:59
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No. Title Length
1. Just Look At Me 2:34
2. Not Just a "Plus One" On the Guest List 2:49
3. That Little Sleeper Car 3:07
4. French Style 3:16
5. Surrender 3:25
6. I Was Dancing In the Lesbian Bar 5:02
7. To Hide a Little Thought 2:57
8. Egyptian Reggae 3:50
9. When She Kisses Me 3:41
10. Satisfy 2:13
11. Rock 'N' Roll Drummer Straight from the Hospy-Tel 3:31
12. My Little Girl's Got a Full Time Daddy Now 2:18
13. Floatin' 4:16



Surrender to Jonathan was Richman's return to a major label, and he constructed the album as a showcase of his finest, or at least most notorious, songs of the early '90s. "Egyptian Reggae" and "I Was Dancing in the Lesbian Bar" are hauled out of the woodwork and given moderately polished reworkings by Andy Paley. Even with the slicker sound, Jonathan remains Jonathan, and no amount of studio polish can erase the fact that his goofball, naive pop is better-suited for small clubs than records. There are a couple of worthy additions to his set list, "Not Just a 'Plus One' on the Guest List Anymore" and "Surrender," but Surrender to Jonathan remains a marginal effort.