Amotion

Amotion (stylized as aMOTION) is a DVDCD set released by American rock band A Perfect Circle on November 16, 2004, only two weeks after the debut of the band's third album, eMOTIVe. The DVD consists of music videos for singles such as "Judith", "3 Libras" and "Weak and Powerless" as well as previously unreleased videos for singles such as "Blue" and "Thinking of You". The CD is composed entirely of remixes of the singles from Mer de Noms and Thirteenth Step. The songs were retooled by Danny Lohner, Joshua Eustis, Massive Attack, and James Iha among others.[3][4] The video album debuted at number four on the SoundScan Top Music Video chart[5] and number ten on the Australian music DVD chart.[6] aMOTION was certified Platinum by the RIAA on 17 December 2004.[7]

Amotion
A Perfect Circle - aMotion.jpg
Compilation album by
ReleasedNovember 16, 2004
GenreAlternative rock, industrial, ambient
Length39:38 (CD)
LabelVirgin Records
ProducerVarious
A Perfect Circle chronology
Emotive
(2004)
Amotion
(2004)
Three Sixty
(2013)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]
Classic Rock2/5 stars[2]

DVD track listingEdit

No.TitleLength
1."Judith" (Unedited music video)4:07
2."3 Libras" (Music video)3:39
3."Weak and Powerless" (Unedited video)3:26
4."The Outsider" (Edited music video)4:17
5."Thinking of You" (Music video)4:38
6."Counting Bodies Like Sheep to the Rhythm of the War Drums" (Music video)5:59
7."Blue" (Music video)4:03
8."The Noose" (Live video)5:49
9."Imagine" (Music video)4:57
10."The Outsider" (Director's cut music video)4:26
11."Blue" (Runner-up A music video) 
12."Blue" (Runner-up B music video) 
13."Blue" (Runner-up C music video) 
14."Bikini Bandits Experience" (Trailer) 
15."Bikini Bandits Save Christmas" (Trailer) 
16."Bikini Bandits Sauvent Le Monde" (Trailer) 

CD track listingEdit

All lyrics are written by A Perfect Circle.

No.TitleMusicLength
1."Judith" (Renholdër Mix)Danny Lohner, Joshua Eustis4:24
2."3 Libras" (Feel My Ice Dub Mix)Danny Lohner4:28
3."The Outsider" (Apocalypse Mix)Danny Lohner5:28
4."Weak and Powerless" (Tilling My Grave Mix)Danny Lohner, Wes Borland, Joshua Eustis3:05
5."The Outsider" (Frosted Yogurt Mix)James Iha4:07
6."Blue" (Bird Shake Mix)James Iha, Geoff Sanoff3:56
7."3 Libras" (All Main Courses Mix)Robert "3D" Del Naja & Grant "Daddy G" Marshall (credited as Massive Attack)7:16
8."The Hollow" (Constantly Consuming Mix)Paz Lenchantin3:39
9."The Hollow" (The Bunk Mix)Troy Van Leeuwen, Josh Abraham3:12


PersonnelEdit

Chart positionsEdit

Chart (2004) Peak
Australian Music DVDs (ARIA)[6] 10
US Billboard 200[8] 57
US Top Music Videos (SoundScan)[5] 4

This album has been released with the Copy Control protection system in some regions.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "A Perfect Circle AMotion review". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-12-23.
  2. ^ Stephens, Karl (February 2005). "A Perfect Circle AMotion". Classic Rock. 76. London, UK: Future Publishing Ltd. p. 111.
  3. ^ Theakston, Rob. "AMotion > Overview". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2008-08-26.
  4. ^ Conte, Patti (2004-09-23). "A Perfect Circle Cast Their Ballot With 'eMOTIVe'". Virgin Records.
  5. ^ a b Conte, Patti (2004-12-09). "A Perfect Circle's Maynard James Keenan is Voted Best Male Artist in Modern Rock in FMQB's 2004 Leaders Poll". Virgin Records.
  6. ^ a b Sams, Christine (2004-12-05). "Entertainment". The Sun Herald.
  7. ^ Gold & Platinum Certifications. Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved on 2008-09-19.
  8. ^ {{cite web|title=Artist Chart History — A Perfect Circle |publisher=Billboard.com |url=https://www.billboard.com/music/a-perfect-circle/chart-history/ |accessdate=2008-09-19 |archiveurl=https://web.archive.org/web/20080924043151/http://https://www.billboard.com/music/a/