Skip to
YouTube video

Loading player…

Related Tags

Matthew Sweet's third album is a remarkable artistic breakthrough. Grounded in the guitar pop of the Beatles, Big Star, The Byrds, R.E.M., and Neil Young, Girlfriend melds all of Sweet's influences into one majestic, wrenching sound that encompasses both the gentle country-rock of "Winona" and the winding guitars of "Girlfriend" and "Divine Intervention." Sweet's music might have recognizable roots, but Girlfriend never sounds derivative; thanks to his exceptional songwriting, the album is… read more

Tracklist

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

  • Avatar for Chaosdan
    It's a pic of Tuesday Weld - Sweet talks about it in this interview: http://www.spin.com/articles/matthew-sweet-looks-back-20-years-girlfriend/
  • Avatar for okrebecca
    anyone know who that is on the cover? really evocative image...matches the song perfectly
  • Avatar for dogsofautumn
    Still have this on cassette; the fuzz and delays make it nastalgic, a classic!
  • Avatar for mortimer_79
    The best record of broken heart in ever.. love this record, taught me a lot.
  • Avatar for tjd9
    I listened to this constantly in 1991 and 1992. It still holds up after all this time.
  • Avatar for PartySanCTG
    "Don't be afraid to play it loud" indeed.
  • Avatar for Juan-k_86
    Tuesday Weld <3
  • Avatar for vanvic68
    Check out for a personal view on MS's music: http://nosabesloquetepierdes.blogspot.com/2010/06/ive-been-waiting-matthew-sweet.html Hope you like it!
  • Avatar for mbeachy
    sweet fancy moses, it's been far too many years since i listened to this excellent album.
  • Avatar for foleyblitz
    GREAT COVER, GREAT ALBUM POWER POP AT ITS BEST.I CAN'T HELP IT I LOVE THIS SOPPY SHIT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

API Calls