edit: ignore comment!! I misunderstood the thread
Kaputt was released in January 2011
10 A.M. Automatic!
Although I wouldn’t go so far as to say it sounded “amateur.” Just that it sounded like the roots of a band bursting with creativity.
Agreed. I think Adore is vastly underrated, and Pisces Iscariot is almost on par with Siamese Dream for me. I was always amazed at how many songs were left off the main albums that could actually comprise an entirely new album which was almost as good as the A-sides.
Search for “Gallons of Rubbing Alcohol Flow Through the Strip”, the hidden track on non-US versions of In Utero.
It reminded me of Mike & the Mechanics right off the bat as well.