Secret Name

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Secret Name
Low Secret Name.jpg
Studio album by Low
Released1999
RecordedNovember 20–28, 1998
Genre
Length52:09
LabelKranky
ProducerSteve Albini
Low chronology
The Curtain Hits the Cast
(1996)
Secret Name
(1999)
Things We Lost in the Fire
(2001)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]
NME8/10[2]
Pitchfork7.6/10[3]
Q4/5 stars[4]

Secret Name is the fourth studio album by American indie rock band Low. It was released in 1999 as their first album on the Kranky record label. The album was recorded and produced by Steve Albini at Electrical Audio in Chicago.

Bass guitarist Zak Sally also plays an Optigan on some tracks. The album title comes from the "Weight of Water" lyric, "Make a river through the sand, 'Til you're called by a secret name".

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."I Remember"4:11
2."Starfire"3:06
3."Two-Step"5:49
4."Weight of Water"4:21
5."Missouri"4:04
6."Don't Understand"6:56
7."Soon"5:13
8."Immune"3:31
9."Lion/Lamb"4:13
10."Days of..."5:57
11."Will the Night"2:23
12."Home"2:26

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sullivan, Denise. "Secret Name – Low". AllMusic. Retrieved July 5, 2013.
  2. ^ Mulvey, John (April 7, 1999). "Low – Secret Name". NME. Archived from the original on August 17, 2000. Retrieved November 1, 2017.
  3. ^ Schreiber, Ryan (April 1, 1999). "Low: Secret Name". Pitchfork. Archived from the original on March 2, 2008. Retrieved November 1, 2017.
  4. ^ Maconie, Stuart (July 1999). "Low: Secret Name". Q (154): 120.