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ReleasedJune 1980
  • Subterranean Studio, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Roadmaster #2, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sound Suite Studios, Detroit, Michigan
  • Bee Jay Studios, Orlando, Florida
Genre Southern rock, hard rock
Label Atco
Producer Al Nalli and Henry Weck
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Tomcattin' is the fourth studio album of Southern rock band Blackfoot, released in 1980. The album features Shorty Medlocke on "Fox Chase", grandfather of Rickey Medlocke. While the album did not spawn any hit singles, it was enough to keep the band's devoted fan base loyal and strong, it remains a popular staple in Blackfoot's catalogue. [3]


Track listing

All songs composed by Rickey Medlocke and Jakson Spires, except where indicated

Side one
  1. "Warped" – 4:12
  2. "On the Run" – 4:00
  3. "Dream On" (R. Medlocke, Spires, Greg T. Walker) – 5:16
  4. "Street Fighter" (Charlie Hargrett, Medlocke, Spires) – 2:34
  5. "Gimme, Gimme, Gimme" – 4:06
Side two
  1. "Every Man Should Know (Queenie)" – 3:43
  2. "In the Night" – 3:52
  3. "Reckless Abandoner" – 5:13
  4. "Spendin' Cabbage" – 3:15
  5. "Fox Chase" (R. Medlocke, Shorty Medlocke, Spires) – 4:23



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