Matrikamantra

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Matrikamantra
Lydia Lunch - Matrikamantra.jpg
Studio album and Live album by Lydia Lunch
Released October 31, 1997
Recorded Harbinger House, NY
March 1, 1997 at Palace Acropolis, Praha, Czech Republic
Genre Post-punk
Length 96:31
Label Crippled Dick Hot Wax!
Producer Lydia Lunch
Lydia Lunch chronology
Shotgun Wedding
(1991)
Matrikamantra
(1997)
Widowspeak
(1998)


Matrikamantra is the fourth album by the singer/songwriter Lydia Lunch, released on October 31, 1997 through Crippled Dick Hot Wax!. The first disc is a studio album that contains new material, while the second disc contains a live performance recorded at Palace Acropolis in 1997.

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Lydia Lunch, all music composed by Joseph Budenholzer.

Disc one (Harbinger House)
No. Title Length
1. "Need to Feed"   3:51
2. "Inverted Dream"   2:33
3. "Disease of the Night"   5:45
4. "Psychic Anthropology"   3:46
5. "Cesspool Called History"   5:01
6. "Dread"   4:25
7. "Escape"   2:50
8. "Itch"   2:40
9. "Solo Mystico"   2:46
10. "Lethe"   3:26
11. "In Spite of God"   2:56
12. "Archives of Blood"   2:55
13. "Outpatients"   5:22
Disc two (Live in Praque)
No. Title Length
1. "Intro/World of Whispers"   8:30
2. "Cesspool Called History"   5:18
3. "Gravediggers of the Future"   5:45
4. "Need to Feed"   6:36
5. "Perfumed Corpses"   6:29
6. "Disease of the Night"   4:33
7. "In Spite of God/Vortex"   11:12
8. "Hermones"   3:50
9. "Dread"   5:44
10. "Outpatients/Exit"   9:23

Personnel[edit]

Harbinger House
Live in Praque

References[edit]