Rowland S. Howard
| Lindsay Gravina|
16 October 2009
| 16 October 2009 (2009-10-16)|
Summer 2008 – Winter 2009
Birdland Studios, Melbourne
Rock music, Post-punk, Punk blues
Rowland S Howard albums, Post-punk albums
Pop Crimes is a 2009 solo album by Australian musician Rowland S. Howard. The album was released on 16 October 2009, ten years after Howard's previous solo album Teenage Snuff Film, and two-and-a-half months before his death from liver cancer on 30 December. The album was released in the United States by Fat Possum Records in August 2014.
All songs composed by Rowland S. Howard; except where indicated
Rowland S. Howard – vocals and guitar
Mick Harvey – drums and organ
J.P. Shilo – guitar, violin, "general strangeness" and bass guitar (except 1,5,8)
Brian Hooper – bass guitar (6,8)
Sean Stewart – bass guitar (1)
Jonnine Standish – vocals (1)
Ken Taylor - artwork, design
Karl Scullin - cover photography
- "(I Know) A Girl Called Jonny" (lyrics by Howard, Jonnine Standish)
- "Shut Me Down"
- "Life's What You Make It" (Tim Friese-Greene, Mark Hollis)
- "Pop Crimes" (music by Howard, Brian Hooper)
- "Nothin'" (Townes van Zandt)
- "Wayward Man"
- "Ave Maria"
- "The Golden Age of Bloodshed"
1(I Know) A Girl Called Jonny3:51Pop Crimes Wikipedia
2Shut Me Down4:21
3Life's What You Make It6:43