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Studio album by
Enuff Z'Nuff
ReleasedMay 4, 1999
Recorded1995 - 1998
LabelCanyon International, Spitfire, Stoney
ProducerChip Z'Nuff, Donnie Vie

Paraphernalia is an album by Chicago natives Enuff Z'Nuff. The Cheap Trick cover "Everything Works if You Let It" features lead guitar by Billy Corgan.

Following the Adore tour, Corgan accepted the offer to collaborate on the album. He recorded guitar for two tracks, but only "Everything Works if You Let It" made the album.[2]

Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen and Styx's James Young were among others who collaborated on the record, which was the first studio effort from Enuff Z'Nuff since 1997's Seven. The album artwork is an homage to Queen's second album, Queen II. "We needed [Corgan, Nielsen and Young] to show that, despite any stigmas with the Enuff Z’Nuff name, we are the real McCoy," Z'Nuff told Rolling Stone.[2]

Tracks of interest[edit | edit source]

11."Everything Works if You Let It" (Cheap Trick cover)Rick Nielsen3:19

Release history[edit | edit source]

Released Label Catalog ID Format Country External sites
May 4, 1999 Spitfire 6-70211-5007-2 CD US Discogs MusicBrainz [1]
July 17, 1999 Canyon International PCCY-01266 CD Japan Discogs MusicBrainz [1]

More releases: DiscogsMusicBrainz

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Pumpkins' Corgan Pitches In For Enuff Z'Nuff". MTV. May 13, 1999. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Layne, Anni. "Where Pumpkins Fear to Tread". Rolling Stone. Retrieved May 4, 2021.

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