| June 10, 2003|
Fountains of Wayne
10 June 2003
| Out-of-State Plates
Stratosphere Sound, New York City
Pop music, Rock music, Power pop, Alternative rock, Indie pop
Adam Schlesinger, Chris Collingwood
Utopia Parkway, Traffic and Weather, Sky Full of Holes, Out‑of‑State Plates, A Hangover You Don't
Welcome Interstate Managers is the third studio album by the American rock band Fountains of Wayne. It was released by S-Curve Records on June 10, 2003.
The album's title was taken from a hotel marquee sign.
"Stacy's Mom" was released to radio on May 20, 2003.
The album was met with commercial success and favorable reviews. Review aggregating website Metacritic reports a weighted average score of 86 out of 100 based on 24 reviews, indicating "universal acclaim".
In 2009, Katy Perry performed a cover of "Hackensack" on MTV Unplugged.
In 2011, the band The Wonder Years performed a cover of "Hey Julie" for the charity compilation album, Vs. The Earthquake.
All tracks written by Chris Collingwood and Adam Schlesinger.Chris Collingwood – lead vocals, rhythm guitar
Adam Schlesinger – bass, keyboards, backing vocals
Jody Porter – lead guitar, backing vocals
Brian Young – drums
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