Muzikizum

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Muzikizum
Muzikizum.jpg
Studio album by X-Press 2
Released April 22, 2002
Genre Electronica, house
Length 61:33
Label Skint Records
Producer X-Press 2
X-Press 2 chronology
Muzikizum
(2002)
Makeshift Feelgood
(2006)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 75/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[2]
Q 3/5 stars[3]
NME 6/10[4]
Uncut 4/5 stars[5]
PlayLouder 4/5 stars[6]
Entertainment.ie 4/5 stars[7]
Alternative Press 4/5 stars[8]
Mojo 4.5/5 stars[9]
Dot Music 5/5 stars[10]

Muzikizum is the debut album by X-Press 2. The album included the UK hit singles "AC/DC" (#60), "Muzikizum" (#52), "Smoke Machine" (#43), "Lazy" (#2), with vocals by David Byrne, and "I Want You Back" (#50), with vocals by Dieter Meier.[11]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by X-Press 2 except where noted.

  1. "Muzikizum" - 6:43
  2. "Supasong" - 5:05
  3. "Lazy" (lyrics by David Byrne) - 6:58
  4. "Angel" (X-Press 2, Hertwig & Eckart) - 6:24
  5. "Palenque" - 3:55
  6. "Smoke Machine" - 7:56
  7. "I Want You Back" (X-Press 2 & Meier) - 6:14
  8. "Call That Love" (X-Press 2, Edwards & Thornton) - 6:03
  9. "AC/DC" - 6:39
  10. "The Ending" (X-Press 2 & Neal Howard) - 5:34

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reviews for Muzikizum by X-Press 2". Metacritic. 2002-10-09. Retrieved 2016-05-13. 
  2. ^ John Bush (2002-06-18). "Muzikizum - X-Press 2 | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2016-05-13. 
  3. ^ Mature rather than groundbreaking. [May 2002, p.122]
  4. ^ "X-PRESS 2 : Muzikizum". Nme.com. 2005-09-12. Retrieved 2016-05-13. 
  5. ^ This album will appeal equally to hard house and handbag crowds alike. [May 2002, p.113]
  6. ^ "PLAYLOUDER | review - Muzikizum by X-Press 2". Web.archive.org. 2002-05-01. Archived from the original on 2002-05-01. Retrieved 2016-05-13. 
  7. ^ "Music Review | X-Press 2 - Muzikizum". Entertainment.ie. 2002-04-03. Retrieved 2016-05-13. 
  8. ^ Alternately pounding and pining, it's "faceless techno" at its very best. [Sep 2002, p.96]
  9. ^ This is a raging leviathan of a set, each track a powerful, swaggering anthem. [May 2002, p.97]
  10. ^ "dotmusic - Album Review". Web.archive.org. Archived from the original on 2002-06-18. Retrieved 2016-05-13. 
  11. ^ "Chart Log UK". Zobbel. Retrieved 17 Jul 2016.