Head Carrier

by Pixies

Head Carrier

Head Carrier is the sixth studio album by the American alternative rock band the Pixies, released on September 30, 2016 on Pixiesmusic and PIAS. Produced by Tom Dalgety, and recorded at RAK Studios in London, the album is the first to feature new band member Paz Lenchantin on bass guitar, who joined the band in 2014 to tour in support of its previous album, Indie Cindy. The album’s title references a cephalophore, a saint carrying his own head, more specifically St. Denis of Paris.


  1. Head Carrier
  2. Classic Masher
  3. Baal’s Back
  4. Might As Well Be Gone
  5. Oona
  6. Talent
  7. Tenement Song
  8. Bel Esprit
  9. All I Think About Now
  10. Um Chagga Lagga
  11. Plaster Of Paris
  12. All The Saints

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Wikipedia URL https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Head_Carrier
Format Vinyl LP Album (180g, Slipmat)
Label Pixies Music
Catalog Number PM018LP
Notes The first catalog number appears on the spine, back cover and A-side label. The second catalog number appears on the back cover barcode that is stickered on the release. Housed in a gatefold cover and a printed inner sleeve, contains a slipmat and a download coupon for the entire album. Indie records store exclusive release. From the back cover: Exclusively licensed worldwide to play it aǵain sam ℗ & © Pixies Music 2016 From the inner sleeve: Recorded at RAK Studios Mixed at Psalm Studios Assistant at RAK: […] Pressing plant uncredited, derived from runout etchings.
Discogs URL Pixies - Head Carrier