Brain Thrust Mastery

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Brain Thrust Mastery
Studio album by We Are Scientists
Released United Kingdom March 17, 2008
United States May 13, 2008
Genre Indie rock, post-punk revival
Length 39:57
Label EMI
Producer Ariel Rechtshaid
We Are Scientists chronology
Crap Attack
(2006)
Brain Thrust Mastery
(2008)
Barbara
(2010)
Singles from Brain Thrust Mastery
  1. "After Hours"
    Released: March 03, 2008
  2. "Chick Lit"
    Released: June 09, 2008
  3. "Impatience"
    Released: October 27, 2008
  4. ""
    Released:
  5. ""
    Released:
  6. ""
    Released:
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
The A.V. Club A− [2]
Pitchfork Media (5.3/10) [3]
Digital Spy 3/5 stars [4]
The Guardian 3/5 stars [5]
NME (7/10) [6]
Planet Sound 2.5/5 stars [7]
PopMatters (5/10) [8]
Q magazine 3/5 stars [9]
Spin 3/5 stars [10]

Brain Thrust Mastery is the third studio album by We Are Scientists, which was released on March 17, 2008.[11][12][13]

The first single from the album was "After Hours", which was selected as Jo Whiley's "Pet Sound" on BBC Radio 1 for the week beginning January 28, 2008, and then as Edith Bowman's "Top Rated" on February 11, 2008. Upon release, the album charted at #11 in the UK Albums Chart.

One of the songs of the album, "Let's See It" was also in an episode of Gossip Girl, Season 3, Episode 20.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Ghouls"   3:00
2. "Let's See It"   3:57
3. "After Hours"   3:54
4. "Lethal Enforcer"   4:45
5. "Impatience"   3:29
6. "Tonight"   3:42
7. "Spoken For"   3:03
8. "Altered Beast"   3:59
9. "Chick Lit"   3:56
10. "Dinosaurs"   3:39
11. "That's What Counts"   4:21
Total length:
39:57

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mason, Stewart (2008-03-17). "Brain Thrust Mastery - We Are Scientists". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  2. ^ Hawthorne, Marc (2008-05-12). "We Are Scientists: Brain Thrust Mastery | Music | Music Review". The A.V. Club. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  3. ^ "Brain Thrust Mastery". Pitchfork Media. Archived from the original on 2009-03-03. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  4. ^ Published Monday, Mar 17 2008, 16:17 GMT (2008-03-17). "We Are Scientists: 'Brain Thrust Mastery' - Music Album Review". Digital Spy. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  5. ^ Dave Simpson (2008-03-15). "CD: We Are Scientists, Brain Thrust Mastery". The Guardian (London). Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  6. ^ "NME Album Reviews - We Are Scientists". NME. 2008-03-12. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  7. ^ [1][dead link]
  8. ^ Martin, Andrew. "We Are Scientists: Brain Thrust Mastery". Popmatters. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  9. ^ "Brain Thrust Mastery Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  10. ^ Simon, Julia. "We Are Scientists, 'Brain Thrust Mastery' (Astralwerks)". Spin. Retrieved 2012-02-08. 
  11. ^ "We Are Scientists announce UK tour", NME, 2008-01-22, retrieved 2008-01-26 
  12. ^ "We Are Scientists, Back In Style!", Ents24, 2008-01-23, retrieved 2008-01-26 
  13. ^ Dibbits, Kat (2008-01-23), "Scientists make "stylish" comeback.", The Bolton News, retrieved 2008-01-26 

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