Three Easy Pieces (Buffalo Tom album)

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Three Easy Pieces
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ReleasedJuly 9, 2007 [1]
Genre Alternative rock
Label New West Records
Producer Buffalo Tom
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Three Easy Pieces is a 2007 album by American alternative rock band Buffalo Tom. The album - nine years removed from their last LP Smitten - took over two years of off-and-on recording sessions to complete.


Track listing

  1. "Bad Phone Call"
  2. "Three Easy Pieces"
  3. "You'll Never Catch Him"
  4. "Bottom of the Rain"
  5. "Lost Downtown"
  6. "Renovating"
  7. "Good Girl"
  8. "Pendleton"
  9. "Gravity"
  10. "Hearts of Palm"
  11. "September Shirt"
  12. "CC and Callas"
  13. "Thrown"

All songs by Buffalo Tom.


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  1. 1 2 Deming, Mark. Three Easy Pieces at AllMusic