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Glam is the fifth studio album by German electronica duo Mouse on Mars, released in 1998. It was recorded for the purpose of being a soundtrack for a film of the same name.[1] However, the soundtrack was rejected by the director, while the film was rejected by the studio.[1]

Contents

1 Release 2 Reception 3 Track listing 4 References 5 External links

Release[edit] In 1998, Glam was originally released by Sonig
Sonig
on vinyl, though a CD was released in Japan by Tokuma Japan Communications. The Japanese release also included additional tracks, "Snap Bar", "Pool, Smooth and Hidder", and "Hetzchase Nailway". The album was later reissued on CD in the US by Thrill Jockey
Thrill Jockey
in 2003 (with the extra tracks included). Reception[edit]

Professional ratings

Review scores

Source Rating

AllMusic [2]

Muzik [3]

NME 7/10[4]

Pitchfork 9.1/10[5]

Rolling Stone [6]

Stylus Magazine A[7]

Ken Micallef of Rolling Stone
Rolling Stone
gave the album 3 stars out of 5, calling it "a beautiful and vital record."[6] Kareem Estefan of Stylus Magazine gave the album a grade of "A", saying, "The pinnacle of an unimaginably creative band, Glam should be cherished as a masterpiece."[7] In 2017, Pitchfork placed it at number 31 on the "50 Best IDM Albums of All Time" list.[8] Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length

1. "Port Dusk" 7:35

2. "Grindscore" 2:06

3. "Snap Bar" 4:26

4. "Tankpark" 4:52

5. "Mood Leck Backlash" 3:30

6. "Rerelease Hysteresis" 4:07

7. "Pool, Smooth and Hidder" 2:53

8. "Flim" 2:52

9. "Tiplet Metal Plate" 3:00

10. "Hi Court Low Cut" 3:14

11. "Funky Tiste" 7:36

12. "Starroom" 0:56

13. "Litamin" 2:38

14. "Hetzchase Nailway" 5:22

15. "Glim" 4:11

References[edit]

^ a b "Glam". Thrill Jockey. Retrieved January 11, 2018.  ^ Cooper, Sean. "Glam – Mouse on Mars". AllMusic. Retrieved December 25, 2015.  ^ Mugridge, Tom (May 2003). "Mouse on Mars: Glam (Domino)". Muzik (96): 77.  ^ Willmott, Ben (August 25, 1998). " Mouse on Mars
Mouse on Mars
– Glam". NME. Archived from the original on August 17, 2000. Retrieved November 10, 2017.  ^ Richardson, Mark (April 27, 2003). "Mouse on Mars: Glam". Pitchfork. Retrieved December 25, 2015.  ^ a b Micallef, Ken (April 8, 2003). "Mouse on Mars: Glam". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on July 24, 2008. Retrieved November 10, 2017.  ^ a b Estefan, Kareem (September 1, 2003). " Mouse on Mars
Mouse on Mars
– Glam – Review". Stylus Magazine. Archived from the original on March 11, 2007. Retrieved December 25, 2015.  ^ "The 50 Best IDM Albums of All Time (2/5)". Pitchfork. January 24, 2017. Retrieved March 30, 2017. 

External links[edit]

Glam at Discogs
Discogs
(list

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