Mousetrap Heart (album)

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Mousetrap Heart
Studio album by Thirsty Merc
Released 18 June 2010
Recorded 2009-2010
Genre Rock
Label Warner
Producer Matt Wallace
Thirsty Merc chronology
Slideshows
(2007)
Mousetrap Heart
(2010)
Singles from Mousetrap Heart
  1. "Mousetrap Heart"
    Released: 21 May 2010
  2. "Tommy and Krista"
    Released: 3 September 2010

Mousetrap Heart is the third studio album release by Australian rock band Thirsty Merc. It was released on 18 June 2010, through Warner Music Australia. The title track was released as the first single on 21 May 2010. The album marks the band's first release with guitarist Matt Smith, since joining the band just after the departure of Sean Carey earlier in the year.

Thirsty Merc

Thirsty Merc are an Australian pop rock band formed in 2002 by Rai Thistlethwayte, Phil Stack, Karl Robertson (drums), and Matthew Baker (guitar). In 2004 Baker was replaced by Sean Carey who was, in turn, replaced by Matt Smith in 2010. Thirsty Merc have released one extended play, First Work, and four studio albums: Thirsty Merc, Slideshows, Mousetrap Heart and Shifting Gears. The band have sold over 200,000 albums, toured extensively around Australia, and received national radio airplay for their tracks.

Contents

Singles

"Mousetrap Heart" (21-5-2010)
"Kiss Me Away"
"Tommy and Krista" (3-9-2010)
"All My Life" (released to radio and provided a music video but not yet confirmed as official single)

Track listing

All songs written by Rai Thistlethwayte.

  1. "Mousetrap Heart" — 3:33
  2. "Kiss Me Away" — 3:49
  3. "All My Life" — 4:38
  4. "Tommy and Krista" — 3:52
  5. "DNA" — 3:24
  6. "Mozambique" — 3:34
  7. "Betty Page" — 3:38
  8. "Damn This Love" — 4:28
  9. "Life Is Life" — 6:30
  10. "Waiting For You" — 6:06

Personnel

Guitars, Pianos & Singer-Songwriter
Bass guitar & Backing vocals
Drums & percussion
Guitar

Chart positions

Chart (2010)Peak
position
Australian ARIA Albums Chart14

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