Throwing Copper (studio album) by Live

Throwing Copper by Live
Year: 1994
Overall rank: 626th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
74/100 (from 447 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 1994 (20th)
Award Top albums of the 1990s (111th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (626th)
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LIVE Throwing Copper CD AS NEW complete free postage within Australia
Condition: Like New
Time left: 3h 31m 25s
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Live/Throwing Copper/CD/©1994 Radioactive Records BMG/LIKE NEW/in MINT CONDITION
Condition: Like New
Time left: 5h 51m 37s
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Throwing Copper by Live (CD, Apr-1994, Radioactive Records)
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Time left: 8h 59m 42s
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Throwing Copper is ranked as the best album by Live.

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  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 81 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
74/100 (from 447 votes)
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This album has a Bayesian average rating of 74.4/100, a mean average of 72.8/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 74.4/100. The standard deviation for this album is 19.0.

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95/100
From 06/22/2020 17:58
Average Track Rating = 90.00
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85/100
From 06/22/2020 11:13
Overall good album with a few classics
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60/100
From 10/16/2019 16:03
few rock classics and many fillers
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45/100
From 06/27/2019 11:43
Safe and boring in a time when music was exciting. Get in the bin.
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95/100
From 06/19/2019 05:03
A powerful album with great epic songs like the into of The Dam At Otter Creek to my fav track White, Discussion, along with all the hits. A brilliant piece of work.
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95/100
From 09/16/2018 08:12
Classic 90s album. One of those albums that everyone seemed to own back in the day. Ed Kowalczyk has one of the best vocals of alternative rock.
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50/100
From 07/17/2018 14:15
One of the most Meh albums of all time. As middle of the road as it comes. Over sentimental tripe played well enough. Sounds like a made for tv movie version of an edgy rock band. talented enough but just so damn plain.
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From 07/17/2018 14:06
Throwing copper, fire a bullet.
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85/100
From 07/17/2018 13:26
I love albums beginning with a string of excellent tracks & 'Throwing Copper' may well have the greatest opening streak in the history of rock. Consider these if you will:

Track 1:"The Dam At Otter Creek" is incredible
Track 2: "Selling The Drama" is really good
Track 3: "I Alone" is great
Track 4: "Iris" is incredible
Track 5: "Lightning Crashes" is so powerful
Track 6: "Top" is solid
Track 7: "All Over You" is down right sublime
Track 8: "Shit Town" is just about my favourite song on the whole album

The streak is broken with track 9 "T.B.D" which quite frankly isn't very good

Tracks 1 - 8 = Greatest start in rock history

P.S does anyone know what Throwing Copper actually means ? I've searched on line to no avail
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95/100
From 02/06/2018 17:28
For me the third best album ever.
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