Limbo, Panto

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Limbo, Panto
Studio album by Wild Beasts
Released 16 June 2008 (2008-06-16)
Recorded Recorded at Gula studion in Malmö
Genre Art rock, Indie pop
Length 41:38
Label Domino
Producer Tore Johansson
Wild Beasts chronology
Limbo, Panto
(2008)
Two Dancers
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Drowned in Sound 8/10 link
The Guardian 4/5 stars link
NME 8/10 link
Pitchfork Media 8.2/10 link
PopMatters 8/10) link
Spin 3/5 stars link
The Times 4/5 stars link
Uncut 4/5 stars link
Yahoo! Music 7/10 link

Limbo, Panto is the debut studio album by British art rock band Wild Beasts. It was released on 16 June 2008 by Domino Records, followed by the single for "The Devil's Crayon" on 30 June and "Brave Bulging Buoyant Clairvoyants" on 16 October. The album was well received by critics.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Vigil for a Fuddy Duddy" – 4:43
  2. "The Club of Fathomless Love" – 3:44
  3. "The Devil's Crayon" – 3:38
  4. "Woebegone Wanderers" – 4:53
  5. "The Old Dog" – 4:27
  6. "Please, Sir" – 3:27
  7. "His Grinning Skull" – 4:36
  8. "She Purred, While I Grrred" – 3:30
  9. "Brave Bulging Buoyant Clairvoyants" – 4:02
  10. "Cheerio Chaps, Cheerio Goodbye" – 4:38

Personnel[edit]

  • Hayden Thorpe – vocals, guitar, piano
  • Ben Little - guitar
  • Tom Fleming – vocals, bass guitar
  • Chris Talbot – drums, backing vocals
  • Tore Johannson – production
  • Jens Lindgard - engineering (GULA Studion, Malmö)
  • Karl-Axel Bengtsson - engineering on tracks 1, 2, 3 & 9 (Varispeed, Malmö)
  • S Rooke - mastering (Abbey Road Studios, London)
  • Nick Scott - artwork