Satan's Circus

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Satan's Circus
Studio album by Death in Vegas
Released October 11, 2004
Recorded The Contino Rooms, London, England
Genre Electronic rock
Length 131:46
Label Drone Records
Producer Richard Fearless, Tim Holmes
Death in Vegas chronology
Scorpio Rising
(2002)
Satan's Circus
(2004)
Trans-Love Energies
(2011)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic (63/100)[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]
The Guardian 1/5 stars[3]
Los Angeles Times 2.5/4 stars[4]
NME (7/10)[1]
PopMatters 6/10 stars[5]
Under the Radar 6/10 stars[1]
Uncut 3/5 stars[6]
URB 3.5/5 stars[1]
Yahoo! Music UK 6/10 stars[7]

Satan's Circus is the fourth studio album by Death in Vegas, released on October 11, 2004 on Drone Records in the United Kingdom and on May 24, 2005 on Sanctuary Records in the United States. Contrary to previous releases, this album features no guest vocalists. This album is the first release through Death in Vegas's own label, Drone Records. It peaked at #79 on the French Albums Chart.[8]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Ein für die Damen"
  2. "Zugaga"
  3. "Heil Xanax"
  4. "Black Lead"
  5. "Sons of Rother"
  6. "Candy McKenzie"
  7. "Reigen"
  8. "Kontroll"
  9. "Anita Berber"
  10. "Head"
  11. "Come on Over to Our Side, Softly Softly"

Bonus disc (Live at Brixton)[edit]

Satan's Circus also contained the Live at Brixton bonus disc, recorded during the performance at Brixton Academy in May 2003.[9] After the release of Satan's Circus, the disappointment felt by many fans was appeased[according to whom?] by this mix of songs taken from all three previous albums.

  1. "Natja"
  2. "Leather"
  3. "Girls"
  4. "Death Threat"
  5. "Rekkit"
  6. "Blood Yawning"
  7. "23 Lies"
  8. "Flying"
  9. "Dirge"
  10. "Help Yourself"
  11. "Scorpio Rising"
  12. "Hands Around My Throat"

Singles[edit]

  • "Ein für die Damen" (vinyl only, September 13, 2004)
  • "Head" (vinyl only, October 4, 2004)

Personnel[edit]

  • Richard Fearless
  • Tim Holmes

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Critic reviews for Satan's Circus
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ The Guardian review
  4. ^ Los Angeles Times review
  5. ^ PopMatters review
  6. ^ Mulvey, John (December 2004). "Death In Vegas - Satan's Circus". Uncut: 145. Retrieved 2013-06-30. 
  7. ^ Yahoo! Music UK review at the Wayback Machine (archived December 18, 2004)
  8. ^ lescharts.com
  9. ^ "Death In Vegas Past Concert". Songkick. Retrieved 29 April 2014. 

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