Adam Green (born May 28, 1981 in Bedford, New York City) is an American singer-songwriter originally with the group The Moldy Peaches, though he is now best known for the solo career he began in 2002. Green attended Emerson College for one semester in 1998 before leaving to concentrate on his music.
Often compared to Ben Folds, Leonard Cohen, Ben Kweller, and Jonathan Richman, Green's off-kilter anti folk style has achieved a moderate college radio following in the United States and enjoys increasing popularity in different European countries, particularly Germany.
Adam Green has released the albums Garfield and Friends of Mine on Sanctuary Records. Among his most famous songs are "Jessica", about singer Jessica Simpson, "Novotel", "Friends of Mine", "Dance with Me", "Carolina" and "Emily", which were released as single CDs/7". In Britain, his cover of The Libertines track "What a Waster" is more well known.
Adam's brother Joel, an astronomer, has appeared...
Track listing: GemstonesDown on the StreetHe's the BratOver the SunriseCrackhouse BluesBefore My BedtimeCarolinaEmilyWho's Your BoyfriendCountry RoadChoke on a CockBible ClubChubby PrincessLosing on a TuesdayTeddy Boys
Track listing: BluebirdsHard to Be a GirlJessicaMusical LaddersThe Prince's BedBunnyranchFrozen in TimeBroken JoystickI Wanna DieSalty CandyNo LegsWe're Not Supposed to Be LoversSecret TonguesBungeeFriends of Mine
Track listing: My Shadow Tags on BehindBartholemewMozzarella SwastikasDance With MeComputer ShowHer Father and HerBaby's Gonna Die TonightTimes Are BadCan You See Mee[silence]Dance With Me (EP version)Computer Show (EP version)Bleeding Heart