The Strange Idols Pattern and Other Short Stories

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The Strange Idols Pattern and Other Short Stories
Studio album by Felt
Released 26 October 1984
Recorded 1984
Genre Alternative rock, indie pop, jangle pop
Length 27:53
Label Cherry Red
Producer John Leckie
Felt chronology
The Splendour of Fear
(1984)
The Strange Idols Pattern and Other Short Stories
(1984)
Ignite the Seven Cannons
(1985)
Reissue
2003 Reissue Cover
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Strange Idols Pattern and Other Short Stories is the third album by English alternative rock band Felt, released in 1984.

Tracks 2, 4 and 7 are instrumental. "Crucifix Heaven" was omitted from recent reissues of the album. "Whirlpool Vision of Shame" is a re-recording of earlier single "My Face is on Fire" with new lyrics.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Lawrence and Maurice Deebank, except where noted.

  1. "Roman Litter" - 3:31
  2. "Sempiternal Darkness" (Deebank) - 2:15
  3. "Spanish House" - 4:31
  4. "Imprint" (Deebank) - 1:46
  5. "Sunlight Bathed the Golden Glow" - 2:57
  6. "Vasco Da Gama" - 3:41
  7. "Crucifix Heaven" (Deebank) (removed from reissues)
  8. "Dismantled King Is off the Throne" - 2:51
  9. "Crystal Ball" - 2:57
  10. "Whirlpool Vision of Shame" - 3:31

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