God! Show Me Magic

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"God! Show Me Magic"
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Single by Super Furry Animals
from the album Fuzzy Logic
Released 29 April 1996
Format CD (CRESCD231)
MC (CRESCS231)
7" (CRES231)
Genre Alternative rock, power pop
Length 1:49
Label Creation Records
Writer(s) Super Furry Animals
Producer(s) Gorwel Owen, Super Furry Animals
Super Furry Animals singles chronology
"Hometown Unicorn"
(1996)
"God! Show Me Magic"
(1996)
"Something 4 the Weekend"
(1996)

"God! Show Me Magic" is the second single by Super Furry Animals. It reached #33 on the UK Singles Chart on its release in April 1996, the first single by the band to reach the Top 40.[1]

The packaging of the single features a quote in Welsh, 'Gorau chwarae, cyd chwarae', which roughly translates into English as 'It is better to play together', the motto of the Football Association of Wales.

The first version of "God! Show Me Magic" appears on the Moog Droog E.P., released on the Ankst label.

Critical response[edit]

Accolades[edit]

Publication Country Accolade Year Rank
Iguana Music Spain Singles of '96[2] 1996 38
John Peel show, BBC Radio 1 United Kingdom John Peel's Festive 50[3] 1996 49
Vox United Kingdom 1996 Singles[4] 1996 15

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Super Furry Animals.

  1. "God! Show Me Magic" – 1:49
  2. "Death by Melody" – 2:32
  3. "Dim Bendith" – 4:56

Personnel[edit]

Singles chart positions[edit]

Chart Peak
position
UK Singles Chart 33[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Search Results -- Singles". everyHit.com. 2008-07-25. Archived from the original on 2007-07-18. Retrieved 2008-07-25. 
  2. ^ "Iguana Music lists from Spain: Singles of '96". RockListMusic. Retrieved 2008-08-04. 
  3. ^ "John Peel's Festive 50 Lists". RockListMusic. Retrieved 2008-08-04. 
  4. ^ "Vox End Of Year Lists". RockListMusic. Retrieved 2008-08-04. 

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