Virus (KMFDM song)

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"Virus"
Single by KMFDM
Released August 1989
Recorded 1988-1989
Genre Industrial
Length 18:19
Label Wax Trax! Records
Producer(s) Adrian Sherwood, Sascha Konietzko
KMFDM singles chronology
"More & Faster"
(1989)
"Virus"
(1989)
"Godlike"
(1990)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

"Virus" is a KMFDM song from their fifth album, Naïve. In 2008, KMFDM Records re-released this as a 7" vinyl single, limited to 250 copies.

Reception[edit]

The original four track EP was called "easily their strongest" in 1996.[2] AllMusic's Johnny Loftus described the title track as "innocent new wave gone very naughty in a PVC hell."[1]

Track listing[edit]

Wax Trax! Records version
No. Title Length
1. "Virus"   5:40
2. "More & Faster" (only on CD) 3:35
3. "Don't Blow Your Top" (only on CD) 3:41
4. "High & Geil"   5:23
Total length:
18:19
Deutschland Strikeback Records version
No. Title Length
1. "Virus"   5:40
2. "Murder"   3:26
3. "M & F 244 (High & Geil)"   5:21
Total length:
14:27

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Loftus, Johnny. "Virus Review". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved November 16, 2013. 
  2. ^ Graff, Gary (1996). MusicHound Rock: the Essential Album Guide. Visible Ink Press. Retrieved July 10, 2012.