Exquisite Corpse (album)

Exquisite Corpse is a studio album by American electronic music producer Daedelus. It was released on Mush Records and Ninja Tune in 2005.

Exquisite Corpse
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Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 22, 2005 (2005-03-22)[1]
GenreElectronic
Length49:19
LabelMush Records, Ninja Tune
ProducerDaedelus, Prefuse 73, Cyne, Jogger
Daedelus chronology
Of Snowdonia
(2004)
Exquisite Corpse
(2005)
Denies the Day's Demise
(2006)
Singles from Exquisite Corpse
  1. "Impending Doom / Just Briefly"
    Released: December 13, 2005[2]
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic66/100[3]
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[4]
Exclaim!favorable[5]
Pitchfork7.1/10[6]
PopMatters5/10 stars[7]
XLR8Rfavorable[8]

Critical receptionEdit

At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 66% based on 12 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".[3]

Track listingEdit

Mush Records edition
No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Dearly Departed"Daedelus4:08
2."Impending Doom" (featuring MF Doom)Daedelus2:19
3."Just Briefly"Daedelus3:16
4."Move On" (featuring Lil' Sci)Daedelus3:02
5."Now & Sleep" (featuring Laura Darling)Daedelus3:15
6."The Crippled Hand"Daedelus6:26
7."Welcome Home" (featuring Prefuse 73)Daedelus, Prefuse 733:35
8."Cadavre Exquis" (featuring TTC)Daedelus3:25
9."Drops" (featuring Cyne)Daedelus, Cyne3:27
10."Fallen Love"Daedelus2:33
11."Welcome Home" (featuring Mike Ladd)Daedelus4:39
12."I. Sent Off / II. Sus Percoll" (featuring Jogger)Daedelus, Jogger4:46
13."The Trains Are Now So Clean"Daedelus1:08
14."Thanatopsis" (featuring Hrishikesh Hirway)Daedelus3:20
Ninja Tune edition
No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Dearly Departed"Daedelus4:09
2."Impending Doom" (featuring MF Doom)Daedelus2:19
3."Just Briefly"Daedelus3:16
4."Move On" (featuring Lil' Sci)Daedelus3:02
5."Now & Sleep" (featuring Laura Darling)Daedelus3:15
6."The Crippled Hand"Daedelus6:26
7."Welcome Home" (featuring Prefuse 73)Daedelus, Prefuse 733:35
8."Drops" (featuring Cyne)Daedelus, Cyne3:26
9."Fallen Love"Daedelus2:33
10."Welcome Home" (featuring Mike Ladd)Daedelus4:39
11."I. Sent Off / II. Sus Percoll" (featuring Jogger)Daedelus, Jogger4:46
12."The Trains Are Now So Clean"Daedelus1:08
13."Thanatopsis" (featuring Hrishikesh Hirway)Daedelus5:20
14."Cadavre Exquis" (featuring TTC)Daedelus3:26

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "MH-232: Daedelus - Exquisite Corpse". Mush Records. Retrieved June 28, 2018.
  2. ^ "MH-031: Daedelus - Impending Doom/Just Briefly". Mush Records. Retrieved June 28, 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Exquisite Corpse by Daedelus". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved March 13, 2015.
  4. ^ Sendra, Tim. "Daedelus - Exquisite Corpse". AllMusic. Retrieved March 13, 2015.
  5. ^ Dix, Noel (June 1, 2005). "Daedelus - Exquisite Corpse". Exclaim!. Retrieved March 13, 2015.
  6. ^ Crock, Jason (March 9, 2005). "Daedelus: Exquisite Corpse". Pitchfork. Retrieved March 13, 2015.
  7. ^ Henderson, Lee (July 26, 2005). "Daedelus: Exquisite Corpse". PopMatters. Retrieved March 13, 2015.
  8. ^ Bush, Ben (June 14, 2005). "Daedelus: Exquisite Corpse". XLR8R. Retrieved March 13, 2015.

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