We Hear of Love, of Youth, and of Disillusionment

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We Hear of Love, of Youth, and of Disillusionment
EP by MGMT
Released January 3, 2011
Recorded Echo Mountain in October 2010, during the first Moogfest in Asheville, NC
Genre Psychedelic rock
Length 15:10
Label Columbia Records
Producer MGMT, Jon Ashley
MGMT chronology
Qu'est-ce que c'est la vie, chaton?
(2010)
We Hear of Love, of Youth, and of Disillusionment
(2011)
Congratulations Remixes
(2011)

We Hear of Love, of Youth, and of Disillusionment is a Daytrotter session recorded at the first Moogfest[1] in Asheville, North Carolina.[2] It contains a cover of "Only a Shadow", a song originally performed by The Cleaners from Venus. The song has been part of several MGMT's setlist on their tour dates for the promotion in their second album Congratulations and this release marks the first studio take on the song.

The session can be listened to online at Daytrotter,[3] and the cover illustration was made by the Daytrotter team member Johnnie Cluney.

Track listing[edit]

Digital download[2]
No. Title Length
1. "Song for Dan Treacy"   3:40
2. "It's Working"   4:21
3. "I Found a Whistle"   3:40
4. "Only a Shadow" (The Cleaners from Venus cover) 3:32
Total length:
15:10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MoogFest". MoogFest. 2011-10-28. Retrieved 2011-11-05. 
  2. ^ a b "MGMT". Daytrotter. January 3, 2011. Retrieved 2011-11-05. 
  3. ^ "Top Sessions". Daytrotter. Retrieved 2011-11-05. 

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