Murray Street (album)
Murray Street is the twelfth album by Sonic Youth. It was released in 2002. It was the first album by the group to feature Jim O'Rourke as an official fifth member.
Members of noise improv group Borbetomagus appear on "Radical Adults Lick Godhead Style". The young blonde haired girl to the right on the album's cover is Coco Hayley Gordon Moore, Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon's daughter.
The back cover features a photograph of an office building on the west corner of Murray Street and West Broadway near Ground Zero in Manhattan. The address is 75 Park Place.
Sonic Youth's studio between 1996 and 2006 was called Echo Canyon and it was located on Murray Street.
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