T.V. Sky

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T.V. Sky
The Young Gods TV Sky.jpg
Studio album by The Young Gods
Released February 7, 1992
Recorded CP Studio Brussels
Genre Post-industrial, ambient
Length 48:15
Label PIAS
Producer Roli Mosimann
The Young Gods chronology
The Young Gods Play Kurt Weill
(1991)The Young Gods Play Kurt Weill1991
T.V. Sky
(1992)
Live Sky Tour
(1993)Live Sky Tour1993
Singles from T.V. Sky
  1. "Skinflowers"
    Released: January, 1992
  2. "Gasoline Man"
    Released: September, 1992

T.V. Sky is the third album by Industrial band The Young Gods, released on February 7, 1992 through PIAS Recordings.

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Rock Hard (de) 8.5/10[2]

Accolades[edit]

Year Publication Country Accolade Rank
1999 Ned Raggett United States "The Top 136 Albums of the Nineties" 14[3]
2000 Kerrang! United Kingdom "200 Albums For The Year 2000 (Industrial)" 8[4]
2000 Terrorizer United Kingdom "100 Most Important Albums of the Nineties" *[5]
2005 Rock Hard Germany "The 500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time" 315[6]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Our House" 2:52
2. "Gasoline Man" 4:22
3. "T.V. Sky" 3:48
4. "Skinflowers" 5:09
5. "Dame Chance" 5:02
6. "The Night Dance" 4:19
7. "She Rains" 2:48
8. "Summer Eyes" 19:55

Chart performance[edit]

Chart Peak
Swiss Album Chart[7] 26
UK Albums Chart[8] 54

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Raggett, Ted. "allmusic ((( T.V. Sky > Review )))". Allmusic. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  2. ^ Deese, Uwe. "Rock Hard review". issue 58. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "The Top 136 Albums of the Nineties". Ned Raggett. Retrieved September 11, 2014. 
  4. ^ 2000 "Kerrang! - 200 Albums For The Year 2000" Check |url= value (help). AcclaimedMusic.net. Retrieved 2009-10-29. 
  5. ^ "Terrorizer - 100 Most Important Albums of the Nineties". AcclaimedMusic.net. Retrieved 2009-10-29. 
  6. ^ [...], Rock Hard (Hrsg.). [Red.: Michael Rensen. Mitarb.: Götz Kühnemund] (2005). Best of Rock & Metal die 500 stärksten Scheiben aller Zeiten. Königswinter: Heel. p. 84. ISBN 3-89880-517-4. 
  7. ^ hitparade.ch, Swiss charts page for The Young Gods
  8. ^ [1], UK charts page for The Young Gods