Photographs as Memories

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Photographs as Memories
Studio album by Eyeless in Gaza
Released 30 January 1981
Recorded W.M.R.S Leamington SDA
Genre Post-punk, minimal wave, new wave
Label Cherry Red
Producer Eyeless in Gaza
Eyeless in Gaza chronology
Photographs as Memories
Caught in Flux

Photographs as Memories is the debut studio album by English post-punk band Eyeless in Gaza. It was released on 30 January 1981, through record label Cherry Red.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Eyeless in Gaza (Pete Becker, Martyn Bates). 

Side A
No. Title Length
1. "Seven Years"    
2. "Fixation"    
3. "Looking Daggers"    
4. "From A. to B."    
5. "Clear Cut Apparently"    
6. "Speech Rapid Fire"    
7. "John of Patmos"    
Side B
No. Title Length
1. "Knives Replace Air"    
2. "Faceless"    
3. "In Your Painting"    
4. "A Keepsake"    
5. "Whitewash"    
6. "No Noise"    

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2/5 stars[1]

AllMusic described the album's "non-style-over-substance sense of work ethic" as "frustrating".[1] Trouser Press described it as a "better-than-decent stab at hook-filled spareness".[2]


  • Pete Becker – unspecified instrumentation, vocals, production
  • Martyn Bates – unspecified instrumentation, vocals, production
  • John Rivers – engineering
  • Jim Jag – sleeve artwork


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