Seek Magic

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Seek Magic
Memory Tapes - Seek Magic.jpg
Studio album by Memory Tapes
Released 24 August 2009
Genre Indietronica, dream pop
Length 38:51
Label Something in Construction

Seek Magic is the first studio album of Dayve Hawke, under the alias of Memory Tapes. It was released August 24, 2009.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Memory Tapes.

No. Title Length
1. "Swimming Field" 3:30
2. "Bicycle" 5:19
3. "Green Knight" 4:33
4. "Pink Stones" 3:54
5. "Stop Talking" 7:04
6. "Graphics" 6:31
7. "Plain Material" 4:50
8. "Run Out" 4.39
Rough Trade bonus disc[2]
No. Title Length
1. "Bicycle" (Horrors Cosmic Dub) 5:54
2. "Graphics" (Remodel Edit) 3:35
3. "Walk Me Home" 16:53
4. "Treeship" 22:20

Note: On vinyl pressings of the album, the running order of Pink Stones and Stop Talking is reversed.


Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 86/100[3]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[4]
Drowned in Sound 9/10 stars[5]
Pitchfork Media (8.3/10)[6]
Sputnikmusic 4/5[7]

Seek Magic gathered attention from Pitchfork Media after being awarded the title of "Best New Music" by the site. It has an 8.0 rating on review aggregator website AnyDecentMusic? and is certified an ADM Chart Topper album, indicating wide critical acclaim.[8]