Machine Dreams

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Not to be confused with Dream Machine. ‹See Tfd›
Machine Dreams
Studio album by Little Dragon
Released 17 August 2009 (2009-08-17)
Recorded 2007–09 at Gothenburg, Sweden
Genre Trip hop, downtempo, synthpop, soul
Length 43:52
Label Peacefrog
Producer Little Dragon
Little Dragon chronology
Little Dragon
(2007)
Machine Dreams
(2009)
Ritual Union
(2011)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic (74/100)[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
BBC Music (favourable)[3]
Drowned in Sound (6/10)[4]
The Phoenix 2.5/4 stars[5]
Pitchfork Media (7.7/10)[6]
PopMatters (7/10)[7]
Rockfeedback 3/5 stars[8]
Spin (7/10)[9]
URB 4.5/5 stars[10]

Machine Dreams is the second studio album by Swedish electronic band Little Dragon. It was released on 17 August 2009 by Peacefrog Records.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Little Dragon. 

No. Title Length
1. "A New"   4:02
2. "Looking Glass"   4:55
3. "My Step"   3:27
4. "Feather"   4:53
5. "Thunder Love"   3:54
6. "Never Never"   3:37
7. "Runabout"   4:22
8. "Swimming"   3:38
9. "Blinking Pigs"   3:39
10. "Come Home"   4:13
11. "Fortune"   3:12

Personnel[edit]

Release history[edit]

Country Date Label Format
United Kingdom 17 August 2009[12][15] Peacefrog Records LP, digital download
31 August 2009[16] CD
Sweden 9 September 2009[11][17] CD, digital download
Germany 16 October 2009[13][18] CD, LP, digital download
Japan 28 October 2009[19][20] Village Again Records CD, digital download
United States 3 November 2009[14][21] Peacefrog Records CD, LP, digital download
Australia 26 November 2010[22] EMI CD, digital download

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Machine Dreams – Little Dragon". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  2. ^ Kellman, Andy. "Machine Dreams – Little Dragon". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 1 November 2009. 
  3. ^ Thomas, Lou (14 August 2009). "Review of Little Dragon – Machine Dreams". BBC Music. BBC Online. Retrieved 2 September 2009. 
  4. ^ Grant, William (1 September 2009). "Little Dragon – Machine Dreams". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  5. ^ Brockman, Daniel (25 August 2009). "Little Dragon | Machine Dreams". The Phoenix. Phoenix Media/Communications Group. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  6. ^ Perpetua, Matthew (16 November 2009). "Little Dragon: Machine Dreams". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 24 November 2009. 
  7. ^ Hung, Estella (31 August 2009). "Little Dragon: Machine Dreams". PopMatters. Retrieved 4 September 2009. 
  8. ^ Mariot, Guss (19 August 2009). "Little Dragon – Machine Dreams (Peacefrog)". Rockfeedback. Retrieved 17 September 2009. 
  9. ^ Reeves, Mosi (23 December 2009). "Little Dragon, 'Machine Dreams' (Peacefrog)". Spin. Spin Media LLC. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  10. ^ "Little Dragon – Machine Dreams (Review)". URB. 29 November 2009. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  11. ^ a b "Machine Dreams (Bonus Track Version) by Little Dragon". iTunes Store Sweden. Apple Inc. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  12. ^ a b "Machine Dreams (Bonus Track Version) by Little Dragon". iTunes Store UK. Apple Inc. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  13. ^ a b ""Machine Dreams (Bonus Track Version)" von Little Dragon" (in German). iTunes Store Germany. Apple Inc. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  14. ^ a b "Machine Dreams by Little Dragon". iTunes Store US. Apple Inc. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  15. ^ "Peacefrog : Releases : Machine Dreams". Peacefrog Records. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  16. ^ "Little Dragon: Machine Dreams". HMV. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  17. ^ "Machine Dreams – Little Dragon" (in Swedish). CDON.se. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  18. ^ "Machine Dreams: Little Dragon" (in German). Amazon.de. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  19. ^ "LITTLE DRAGON" (in Japanese). Village Again Records. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  20. ^ "Little Dragon「Machine Dreams」" (in Japanese). iTunes Store Japan. Apple Inc. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  21. ^ "Machine Dreams: Little Dragon". Amazon.com. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 
  22. ^ "Little Dragon Store – Machine Dreams". Getmusic. Universal Music Australia. Retrieved 20 November 2011.