Lamb (album)

Lamb is the debut studio album by British electronic music duo Lamb, released on 30 September 1996. The album peaked at number 109 on the UK albums chart in October 1996.[7]

Lamb
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Studio album by
Released30 September 1996 (1996-09-30)
Genre
Length72:28
LabelMercury
ProducerLamb
Lamb chronology
Lamb
(1996)
Fear of Fours
(1999)
Singles from Lamb
  1. "Cotton Wool"
    Released: 1 January 1996 (1996-01-01)
  2. "Gold"
    Released: 25 March 1996 (1996-03-25)
  3. "God Bless"
    Released: 28 October 1996 (1996-10-28)
  4. "Górecki"
    Released: 17 March 1997 (1997-03-17)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Encyclopedia of Popular Music4/5 stars[2]
Entertainment WeeklyB+[3]
The Guardian4/5 stars[4]
Muzik4.5/5[5]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[6]

Lamb was re-released on double vinyl in March 2014, containing further remixes previously released on the album's singles as bonus tracks.[8]

Track listingEdit

All tracks are written by Andy Barlow and Lou Rhodes.

No.TitleLength
1."Lusty"4:09
2."God Bless"5:54
3."Cotton Wool"5:07
4."Trans Fatty Acid"7:37
5."Zero"5:31
6."Merge"5:44
7."Gold"5:40
8."Closer"3:54
9."Górecki"6:30
10."Feela"6:45
1996 double vinyl limited edition and CD edition hidden track
No.TitleLength
11."Cotton Wool" (Fila Brazillia Mix)8:39
2014 double vinyl re-issue bonus tracks
No.TitleLength
12."Trans Fatty Acid" (Kruder & Dorfmeister Remix)9:00
13."Górecki" (Global Communication Mix)9:40

"Cotton Wool" (Fila Brazillia Mix) is featured as a hidden track about two minutes after the end of "Feela" on the CD versions of the album. On the 1996 limited edition double vinyl release it is part of the track list, appearing as the last track on side D.

ChartsEdit

Chart (1996) Peak
position
UK Albums (OCC)[7] 109

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Lamb – Lamb". AllMusic. Retrieved 4 September 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Larkin, Colin (2009). "Lamb (UK)". The Encyclopedia of Popular Music (4th ed.). Oxford University Press. ISBN 0-199-72636-1. Retrieved 21 December 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ Diehl, Matt (16 May 1997). "Lamb". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 12 May 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ Simpson, Dave (4 October 1996). "Lamb: Lamb (Fontana Records)". The Guardian.
  5. ^ James, Martin (November 1996). "Lamb: Lamb (Fontana)". Muzik (18): 127.
  6. ^ Micallef, Ken (13 February 1997). "Lamb: Lamb". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 24 July 2008. Retrieved 12 May 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ a b "Chart Log UK: DJ Steve L. – LZ Love". Zobbel.de. Retrieved 23 November 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ "Lamb – Lamb (2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, Numbered, Reissue, Clear/Green with Black, 180 gr )". discogs.com. Retrieved 8 May 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)