|Studio album by|
|Released||October 22, 2012|
|Producer||Paul Banks, Peter Katis|
|Paul Banks chronology|
|Singles from Banks|
|Consequence of Sound|
|Drowned In Sound||(7/10)|
|This Is Fake DIY||(8/10)|
Banks is the second solo studio album by Paul Banks, the lead singer of the band Interpol. It was released on October 22, 2012.The first single is the opening track, "The Base", which spent 7 weeks on the Mexico Ingles Airplay chart, peaking at #43.
Banks was recorded in New York and Connecticut with producer Peter Katis.
Banks has received mostly positive reviews from music critics. At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 65, based on 23 reviews, which indicates "generally favorable reviews".
The track listing was announced by NME, on August 6, 2012.
|2.||"Over My Shoulder"||3:25|
|6.||"I’ll Sue You"||4:21|
|7.||"Paid For That"||3:33|
|10.||"Summertime Is Coming"||4:38|
|Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)||75|
|Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)||38|
|Belgian Albums (Ultratop Wallonia)||75|
|UK Albums (OCC)||103|
|US Billboard 200||175|
|US Heatseekers Albums (Billboard)||7|
|US Independent Albums (Billboard)||41|
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