Echoes (Klaxons song)

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"Echoes"
Echoes Klaxons.jpg
Single by Klaxons
from the album Surfing the Void
B-side "Sorcerer City"
Released 16 August 2010
Format Digital download, CD single
Recorded 2009
Genre Indie rock,[1] new rave, space rock
Length 3:37
Label Polydor
Songwriter(s) Klaxons
Producer(s) Ross Robinson
Klaxons singles chronology
"String Module Error: Match not found"
(2007)
"Echoes"
(2010)
"Twin Flames"
(2010)

"Echoes" is the first single to be released by British indie rock[2] band Klaxons from their second studio album, Surfing the Void. The song was released through Polydor Records as a digital download on 15 August 2010, with a vinyl and CD single release the following day. The single was added to BBC Radio 1's A Playlist in July 2010. The single cover was shot by London-based photographer Ben Rayner. The song appears on Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit in 2010 along with the song "Twin Flames"

Music video[edit]

The music video to accompany the release of "Echoes" premiered on Channel 4 at 12:25 am on 17 July 2010 as part of a 4Music exclusive. It was then released on YouTube later that day from the band's record label YouTube page.[3] The video features the band performing the song in the White Desert in Farafra, Egypt.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Echoes" 3:52
2. "Sorcerer City" 3:09
  • 7" single
No. Title Length
1. "Echoes" 3:52
2. "Birdman" 3:17

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2010) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[5] 95
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[6] 22
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[7] 20
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[8] 55

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format
United Kingdom 15 August 2010 Digital Download
16 August 2010 CD Single
Vinyl

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