Eyelid Movies

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Eyelid Movies
Phantogram.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedFebruary 9, 2010
GenreElectronic rock, indie pop, trip hop, dream pop
Length44:27
LabelBarsuk
ProducerPhantogram
Phantogram chronology
Eyelid Movies
(2010)
Voices
(2014)

Eyelid Movies is the debut studio album by electronic rock duo Phantogram,[1] released on February 9, 2010 by Barsuk Records.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Mouthful of Diamonds" – 4:13
  2. "When I'm Small" – 4:09
  3. "Turn It Off" – 4:01
  4. "Running from the Cops" – 3:57
  5. "All Dried Up" – 3:46
  6. "As Far as I Can See" – 3:29
  7. "You Are the Ocean" – 5:49
  8. "Bloody Palms" – 3:31
  9. "Futuristic Casket" – 3:37
  10. "Let Me Go" – 4:25
  11. "10,000 Claps" – 3:30[2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic76/100[3]
Review scores
SourceRating
Spin4/5 stars[4]
AllMusic3.5/5 stars[2]
The A.V. ClubB+[5]
Pitchfork7.5/10[6]
BBC Musicfavorable[7]
PopMatters7/10[8]
Slant Magazine3/5 stars[10]

The album was generally well received, retaining a rating of 76 out of 100 on the review aggregating site Metacritic.[11] Absolute Punk gave a favorable review, stating, "Phantogram have put forth a collection of heady and stimulating songs primed for in-the-dark listening." However, another review from Prefix magazine gave it a 5.5 out of 10, recognizing the band's potential for making good music, but saying that the debut was "something of a stumble out of the gate."[9] BBC Music gave it an 8 out of 10.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Phantogram : eyelid movies". Barsuk.com. Retrieved 24 December 2011.
  2. ^ a b Tim Sendra. "Eyelid Movies - Phantogram - Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 6 December 2014.
  3. ^ http://www.metacritic.com/music/eyelid-movies/phantogram
  4. ^ Young, Jon. "Phantogram, 'Eyelid Movies' (Barsuk)". SPIN.com. Retrieved 24 December 2011.
  5. ^ Hyden, Steven (16 February 2010). "Phantogram: Eyelid Movies | Music | Music Review". The A.V. Club. Retrieved 24 December 2011.
  6. ^ Thompson, Paul (25 February 2010). "Phantogram: Eyelid Movies | Album Reviews". Pitchfork. Retrieved 24 December 2011.
  7. ^ a b Thomas, Lou (11 September 2009). "PHANTOGRAM Eyelid Movies Review". BBC. Retrieved 29 May 2011.
  8. ^ O'Neill, Joshua. "Phantogram: Eyelid Movies < PopMatters". Popmatters.com. Retrieved 24 December 2011.
  9. ^ a b Stanislawski, Ethan (17 February 2010). "Phantogram: Eyelid Moves". Prefix Magazine. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  10. ^ "Phantogram: Eyelid Movies | Music Review". Slant Magazine. 9 February 2010. Retrieved 24 December 2011.
  11. ^ "Eyelid Movies – Phantogram". Metacritic. Retrieved 17 June 2011.