Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away

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"Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away"
Single by KMFDM
Released September 15, 1992
Format Single
Recorded 1990-1991
Genre Industrial
Length 39:44
Label Wax Trax! Records
Producer(s) Sascha Konietzko
KMFDM singles chronology
"Money"
(1992)
"Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away"
(1992)
"Sucks"
(1992)

"Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away"[1] is a song by industrial rock group KMFDM from their 1992 album Money. The "Schnitzel Mix" on the single is identical to the album version.

Reception[edit]

The Trouser Press Guide to '90s Rock described the singing of Dorona Alberti on the song as "Nietsche-goes-disco chant[ing]" and the song's steel guitar as "lonesome".[2] Jeff Bagato of Option magazine called the song "a fascinating and oddly beautiful concoction".[3]

Track listing[edit]

1992 release[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away" (Wiener-Mix) 4:12
2. "Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away" (Schnitzel-Mix) 6:02
3. "Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away" (Jäger-Mix) 5:25
4. "Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away" (Meister-Mix) 5:17
5. "Help Us—Save Us—Take Us Away" (Oktoberfest-Mix) 5:13
6. "Bargeld" (Money-Mix) 7:14
7. "Bargeld" (Cashflow-Mix) 6:21
Total length:
39:44

2008 7" reissue[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Help Us / Save Us / Take Us Away" (Wiener Mix) 4:16
2. "Help Us / Save Us / Take Us Away" (Schnitzel Mix) 5:59
Total length:
10:15

References[edit]

  1. ^ Discography - Help Us – Save Us – Take Us Away
  2. ^ Strauss, Neil (1997). Robbins, Ira A.; Sprague, David, ed. The Trouser Press Guide to '90s Rock. Simon & Schuster. p. 398. ISBN 978-0684814377. 
  3. ^ Bagato, Jeff (1992). "KMFDM: Money". Option: Volumes 42–47 (Scott Becker): 111.