- The Great Burrito Extortion Case
Infobox Album | Name = The Great Burrito Extortion Case
Bowling for Soup
November 7 2006
Length = 64.42
Label = Jive/Zomba | Producer = Russ-T Cobb,
Jaret Reddick, Butch Walker, Adam Schlesinger
Absolutepunk.net(62%) [http://www.absolutepunk.net/showthread.php?t=204401 link]
Last album = "
Bowling for Soup Goes to the Movies"
This album = "The Great Burrito Extortion Case"
Next album = eighth studio album
Misc = Singles
Name = The Great Burrito Extortion Case
Type = studio
single 1 =
High School Never Ends
single 2 =
When We Die
single 3 =
single 1 date =
single 2 date =
single 3 date =
"The Great Burrito Extortion Case" is
Bowling for Soup's seventh studio album released on November 7 2006through Jive Records. It is their ninth album in total. It was originally set to be titled "All My Rowdy Friends Are Still Intoxicated" or "We're Not Fat, We Just Have Small Heads". This album's first single to be released is " High School Never Ends", which is available on iTunes. It got an Honorable Mention at Ultimate-Guitar's top ten albums of 2006. The sticker found on the CDreads: "The Happiest Band Ever presents The Great Burrito Extortion Case featuring the hit singles "High School Never Ends" and "When We Die." The final song, "If You Come Back to Me/Outro" contains two things: one, the song "If You Come Back to Me," followed by two minutes of silence, soon followed by about 13 minutes of the "la la la's" from "I'm Gay" in the background, with audio of the bandmates talking.
The album's title originated from the news ticker on the bottom of a TV screen that the group saw when in a hotel bar. The headline said "Burrito Extortion Case," which intrigued the band members. [http://music.ign.com/articles/753/753022p1.html]
According to the band on their official website "there are at least 12 verses' worth of total joy for every sort-of-sad chorus about an ex-girlfriend on this record."
writing_credits = yes
title1 = Epiphany
writer1 = Reddick, Maloy
length1 = 4:09
High School Never Ends
writer2 = Reddick, Schlesinger
length2 = 3:29
title3 = Val Kilmer
writer3 = Reddick, Maloy
length3 = 3:31
writer4 = Reddick
length4 = 3:26
title5 = Why Don't I Miss You?
writer5 = Reddick, Jones
length5 = 3:48
title6 = A Friendly Goodbye
writer6 = Reddick
length6 = 3:27
title7 = Luckiest Loser
writer7 = Reddick, Jones
length7 = 3:47
title8 = Love Sick Stomach Ache (Sugar Coated Accident)
writer8 = Reddick, Maloy
length8 = 4:06
title9 = Much More Beautiful Person
writer9 = Reddick, Allan
length9 = 3:24
title10 = Friends Like You
writer10 = Reddick
length10 = 2:30
When We Die
writer11 = Reddick, Walker
length11 = 4:13
title12 = 99 Biker Friends
writer12 = Reddick, Maloy
length12 = 3:14
title13 = Don't Let It Be Love
writer13 = Reddick, Maloy
length13 = 3:26
title14= If You Come Back to Me / Outro
writer14 = Reddick, Maloy
length14 = 20:12
Five Bonus Songs were released alongside the CD. Three were released on music download sites
iTunes, Napster, and Rhapsody. Two more were released as bonuses if you purchased the CD from different stores/websites, Hastingsand Wal-Mart.
* "Not a Love Song" -
* "No Opinion" -
* "Straight to Video" -
* "Home Alone" -
* "Good To Be Me" -
* "Everyday's A Saturday" -
* "No Opinion" (Acoustic) -
*Bowling for Soup:
Jaret Reddick- vocals, guitars
Chris Burney- guitars, vocals
Erik Chandler- bass, vocals
Gary Wiseman- drums
*Additional Musicians/Backing Vocals and all around swell dudes:
**Russ-T Cobb - "Make Mine a Decaf," "So ugh...you got my money"
**Casey Diiorio - "Someone drank my birthday present," "That's what happens man"
**Zac Maloy - "you guys aren't going to be seeing much of me for the rest of the week," "pretty, prrreeety good!!!"
Butch Walker- Guitar, Keyboards, and Percussion on "When We Die"
Adam Schlesinger- Guitar and Vocals on "High School Never Ends"
**Joey Huffman - Additional Organ, Piano and Moog
Lesley Roysang her BUTT off (literally) on "Much More Beautiful Person"
**The "When We Die" Orchestra: Rob Mathes (Piano), Sandra Park, Tomas K. Carney, Michael Casteel, Vivek Kamath, Shmuel Katz, Lisa E. Kim, Maria Kitsopoulos, Elizabeth Lim-Dutton, Suzanne Ornstein, Larua J. Seaton, Sarah J. Seiver, Sharon H. Yamada, Jung Sun Yoo, Rebecca H. Young
**Various gang vocals, whistling, driking, laughing, poking and prodding in Tulsa, OK: Greg Lobdell, Neal Tiemann, BRANDO, Bryan Jewett, Andy Skib, Alexis "Lyndsay" Skib, Josh Center, Davey Danger
**Chicks that sing on "Friends Like You" and made the room NOT smell like boy: Nikki Messing, Miki Smith, Kira Von Sutra, Lindsey Campbell, April Farmer
*Produced by Russ-T Cobb. and Jaret Reddick except track 11 Produced by Butch Walker and track 2 Produced by Russ-T. Cobb and Jaret Reddick, Additional Production by Adam Schlesinger
*Recorded May 15 to June 14, 2006 at Ruby Red Productions, Atlanta, GA, Pulse Recording, Silvrlake, CA and Rosewater Studios, Tusla, Ok
*Engineered and Mixed by Russ-T. Cobb
*Additional Engineering by Casey Diiorio
*Mixed at Ruby Red Productions, Atlanta, GA except '*' and '**'
*Assistant Engineers: Sean Loughlin and James Salter
*'*' Recorded and Engineered by Karl Egsieker at Pulse Recording, Silverlake, CA
*Strings Arranged and Conducted by Rob Mathes / Recorded by Mark Mandelbaum Assisted by Alex Veneguer at Legacy Recording Studios, NYC
*'**' Mixed by Tom Lord-Alge at South Beach Studios, Miami, FL
*Album Mastered by Howie Weinberg at Masterdisk, NYC
*A&R: Pablo Mathiason
*Management: Mike Swinford, Paul Nugent and Randy Miller at Rainmaker Artists
*Booking: Andy Somers for The Agency Group/Paul Bolton from Helter Skelter (UK/Europe)
*Legal: Michael L. McKoy, Esq., for Serling Rooks and Ferrara
* [http://www.rollingstone.com/reviews/album/12226048/review/12245236/the_great_burrito_extortion_case Review on
* [http://www.absolutepunk.net/showthread.php?t=204401 Review on
* [http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/columns/features/the_2006_ultimate_guitar_readers_poll_a_bit_of_the_old_a_lot_of_the_new.html Ultimate Guitar's Top Ten Albums of 2006. "The Great Burrito Extortion Case" gained an Honorable Mention.]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
The Great Burrito Extortion Case — es el sexto album de la banda de punk pop Bowling for Soup y octavo álbum global soltó el 7 de noviembre de 2006 como su quinto álbum a través de los Archivos del Swing. Es su noveno álbum en total. Fue puesto para ser titulado originalmente All… … Wikipedia Español
Burrito (disambiguation) — Burrito ndash; diminutive of burro , Spanish for donkey. Also refers to a popular Mexican dish made from a flour tortilla wrapped around a choice of various fillings. Burrito may also refer to :In Fiction: *, a comic book created by Carlos… … Wikipedia
The Get Happy Tour — infobox music festival music festival name = The Get Happy Tour location = United States, United Kingdom, Europe years active = 2006 present founders = Army of Freshmen and Bowling for Soup genre = Pop punk and other mainstream rock music website … Wikipedia
Bowling for Soup Goes to the Movies — Infobox Album Name = Bowling for Soup Goes to the Movies Type = Compilation Artist = Bowling for Soup Released = November 15 2005 Recorded = Genre = Pop punk Length = 45:21 Label = FFroe/Jive/Zomba Producer = Jaret Reddick, Casey Diiorio, Eric… … Wikipedia
Bowling for Soup — playing Oxegen 2008 in Ireland Background information Also known as BFS … Wikipedia
Bowling for Soup — Pays d’origine Wichita Falls, Texas États Unis Genre musical Pop punk Power pop … Wikipédia en Français
Bowling for Soup — Datos generales Origen Wichita Falls, Texas, Estados Unidos … Wikipedia Español
High School Never Ends — Infobox Single Name = High School Never Ends Artist = Bowling for Soup from Album = The Great Burrito Extortion Case Released = 2006 Format = Digital download, CD single Recorded = 2006 Genre = Punk rock, punk pop Length = 3.28 Label = Jive… … Wikipedia
When We Die — Infobox Single Name = When We Die Artist = Bowling for Soup from Album = The Great Burrito Extortion Case Released = 2007 (worldwide) Format = Digital download, CD single Recorded = 2006 Genre = Pop punk Length = 4.13 Label = Jive Writer = Jaret… … Wikipedia
I'm Gay — Infobox Single Name = I m Gay Artist = Bowling for Soup from Album = The Great Burrito Extortion Case Released = 2007 Format = Digital download Recorded = 2006 Genre = Rock Length = 3:32 Label = Jive Records Writer = Jaret Reddick Producer =… … Wikipedia