Haha Sound

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Haha Sound
Studio album by Broadcast
Released August 11, 2003
Genre Indie electronic, dream pop
Length 44:37
Label Warp
Broadcast chronology
The Noise Made by People
(2000)
Haha Sound
(2003)
Tender Buttons
(2005)

Haha Sound is the second album by the British indie electronic band Broadcast. It was released in 2003 by Warp Records. Haha Sound was their first to chart in the United States charting on the Top Electronic Albums. The album was released to critical acclaim.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]
Blender 4/5 stars[3]
The Guardian 5/5 stars[4]
Pitchfork Media (8.2/10)[5]
PopMatters (Negative)[6]
Splendid (Positive)[7]
Stylus Magazine C+[8]

Online music magazine Pitchfork Media placed Haha Sound at number 121 on their list of top 200 albums of the 2000s.[9] In November 2007, Ha Ha Sound was listed as one of The Guardian's '1000 Albums to Listen to Before You Die'

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Broadcast.

  1. "Colour Me In" – 2:51
  2. "Pendulum" – 4:21
  3. "Before We Begin" – 3:22
  4. "Valerie" – 4:04
  5. "Man Is Not a Bird" – 4:52
  6. "Minim" – 3:00
  7. "Lunch Hour Pops" – 3:36
  8. "Black Umbrellas" – 1:08
  9. "Ominous Cloud" – 3:46
  10. "Distorsion" – 2:02
  11. "Oh How I Miss You" – 1:17
  12. "The Little Bell" – 2:48
  13. "Winter Now" – 3:48
  14. "Hawk" – 3:42

of Montreal covered the song, "Colour Me In," which was featured in their limited edition pressing of Satanic Panic in the Attic.

Personnel[edit]

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format Catalog
United Kingdom August 11, 2003 Warp Records LP warplp106[10]
CD warpcd106[10]
special edition hardback bound "book" cd warpcd106x[10]
United States August 12, 2003 CD warpcd106[11][1]

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