Meyrin Fields

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Meyrin Fields
EP by Broken Bells
Released March 29, 2011 (2011-03-29)
Genre Indie rock, alternative rock, space rock
Length 11:43
Label Columbia
Producer Danger Mouse
Broken Bells chronology
Broken Bells
(2010)
Meyrin Fields
(2011)
After the Disco
(2014)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[1]
Pitchfork Media (6.7/10)[2]
Alternative Press 2.5/5 stars[3]

Meyrin Fields is the first EP by the alternative rock band Broken Bells, made up of unreleased tracks from their debut album, Broken Bells. The instrumental version of "An Easy Life" was originally released as the b-side of "The High Road" single, and released with the vocals on the iTunes LP edition of their self-titled album, and "Meyrin Fields" was originally the b-side of "The Ghost Inside." "Heartless Empire" was originally released as an instrumental, with strings replacing the vocals, which could be heard upon opening the music box edition of their 2010 self-titled album.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by James Mercer and Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton.

No. Title Length
1. "Meyrin Fields"   2:48
2. "Windows"   3:13
3. "An Easy Life"   2:57
4. "Heartless Empire"   2:45

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dolan, Jon. "MeyrinFields". Retrieved 13 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Deusner, Stephen M. "Broken Bells: Meyrin Fields EP". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 13 October 2012. 
  3. ^ Davis, Kevin. "Meyrin Fields EP". Retrieved 13 October 2012.