X Marks Destination

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X Marks Destination
Studio album by The Whip
Released March 24, 2008[1]
Genre Dance-punk
Alternative dance
Techno
Length 52:00
Label Southern Fried Records (UK)
Razor & Tie Records (US)
Producer Jim Abbiss, Liam Howe
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [2]
The Guardian 2/5 stars [3]
Spin 2/5 stars [4]
Now 3/5 stars [5]
URB 3.5/5 stars [6]

X Marks Destination is a debut studio album from the British alternative dance band The Whip.

Reception[edit]

X Marks Destination was released on March 24, 2008 in the United Kingdom, and on March 3, 2009 in the United States.[1][7]

Initial critical response to X Marks Destination was average. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received an average score of 59, based on 7 reviews.[7]

Track listing[edit]

Standard UK edition[edit]

All songs by Bruce Carter and Danny Saville[2]

  1. "Trash" – 6:20
  2. "Frustration" – 4:51
  3. "Fire" – 5:11
  4. "Save My Soul" – 5:09
  5. "Sirens" – 4:17
  6. "Divebomb" – 5:39
  7. "Blackout" – 6:10
  8. "Muzzle #1" – 4:50
  9. "Sister Siam" – 4:43
  10. "Dubsex" – 4:10

US iTunes release[edit]

Along with the 10 original tracks listed in the standard UK release, 6 remixes are added after the first-ten main tracks and all ten tracks have slight changes in time duration.

  1. "Trash" – 6:20
  2. "Frustration" – 4:51
  3. "Fire" – 5:11
  4. "Save My Soul" – 5:09
  5. "Sirens" – 4:18
  6. "Divebomb" – 5:38
  7. "Blackout" – 6:10
  8. "Muzzle #1" – 4:50
  9. "Sister Siam" – 4:43
  10. "Dubsex" – 4:07
  11. "Blackout (Shinichi Osawa Remix)" – 5:40
  12. "Muzzle #1 (Bloody Beetroots Remix)" - 4:06
  13. "Sister Siam (Bitchee Bitchee Ya Ya Ya Remix)" - 4:49
  14. "Trash (Crookers Remix)" - 6:01
  15. "Trash (South Central Remix)" - 5:43
  16. "Sister Siam (Justin Robertson Dub)" - 5:36

Charts[edit]

Charts (2008) Peak
position
UK Albums Chart 40

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "live it". hmv. 2005-12-15. Retrieved 2012-03-22. 
  2. ^ a b "allmusic:X Marks Destination Overview". Allmusic. Macrovision. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  3. ^ Jude Rogers (2008-03-21). "CD: The Whip, X Marks Destination | Music". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 2012-03-22. 
  4. ^ "The Whip, 'X Marks Destination' (Razor & Tie)". SPIN. Retrieved 2012-03-22. 
  5. ^ Bimm, Jordan. "THE WHIP | NOW Magazine". Nowtoronto.com. Retrieved 2012-03-22. 
  6. ^ [1][dead link]
  7. ^ a b "The Whip: X Marks Destination (2009): Reviews". Metacritic. CNET Networks, Inc. Retrieved 2009-03-29. 

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