Dimension (song)

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"Dimension"
Single by Wolfmother
from the album Wolfmother
Released 17 April 2006
Format 7" vinyl, CD single
Genre Hard rock, stoner rock, heavy metal, neo-psychedelia
Length 4:21
Label Island, Interscope
Writer(s) Andrew Stockdale, Chris Ross, Myles Heskett
Producer(s) Dave Sardy
Wolfmother singles chronology
"White Unicorn"
(2006)
"Dimension"
(2006)
"Woman"
(2006)
Wolfmother track listing
Music video
"Dimension" on Vimeo

"Dimension" is a song by Australian hard rock band Wolfmother, featured on their 2005 debut studio album Wolfmother. Written by band members Andrew Stockdale, Chris Ross and Myles Heskett, it was released as the second single from the album in Europe (and the third single overall) on 17 April 2006, charting at number 49 on the UK Singles Chart.[1]

Music video[edit]

Directed by The Malloys,[2][3] the music video for "Dimension" was first aired in the week of 13 February 2006.[3] Prior to this, the video was featured on the 2006 extended play (EP) Dimensions.[4]

Critical reception[edit]

In a review of Wolfmother for Blender, writer Jonah Weiner identified "Dimension" as an example of the band "at [their] hardest", describing it as an "acid anthem".[5] NME reviewer James Jam described the song as "a throb of gonzo metal not unlike Black Sabbath playing Motown".[6]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Andrew Stockdale, Chris Ross, Myles Heskett

United Kingdom 7" vinyl (Island IS928)[7][8]
No. Title Length
1. "Dimension"   4:21
Total length:
4:21
United Kingdom CD single (Island CID928)[9][10]
No. Title Length
1. "Dimension"   4:21
2. "The Earth's Rotation Around the Sun"   2:45
Total length:
7:06
Europe CD single (Interscope 0602498777893)[11]
No. Title Length
1. "Dimension"   4:23
2. "The Earth's Rotation Around the Sun"   2:47
3. "Mind's Eye"   4:55
Total length:
12:05

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chart Stats - Wolfmother". Chart Stats. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  2. ^ The Malloys (Directors), Wolfmother (Performers) (22 February 2006). Wolfmother - "Dimension". MTV. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "Wolfmother - "Dimension"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  4. ^ "Wolfmother - Dimensions (CD, Single, Enh)". Discogs. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  5. ^ Jonah Weiner. "Wolfmother". Blender. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  6. ^ James Jam (21 April 2006). "Wolfmother - Wolfmother". NME. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  7. ^ "Wolfmother - Dimension (7", S/Sided)". Discogs. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  8. ^ "Wolfmother Dimension UK 7" RECORD (355723)". eil.com. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  9. ^ "Wolfmother - Dimension (CD, Single)". Discogs. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  10. ^ "Wolfmother Dimension UK 5" CD SINGLE (355721)". eil.com. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  11. ^ "Wolfmother - Dimension (CD, Single)". Discogs. Retrieved 23 April 2010.