13 Above the Night

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13 Above the Night
13 Above the Night.jpg
Original digipack cover
Studio album by My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult
Released September 7, 1993 (1993-09-07)
Recorded Ground Control Studios
(Los Angeles, California)
Genre Industrial dance
Label Interscope
Producer Buzz McCoy
My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult chronology
Sexplosion!
(1991)
13 Above the Night
(1993)
Hit & Run Holiday
(1995)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]


13 Above the Night is the fourth studio album by industrial disco band My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult. It was originally released in 1993 on Interscope Records.

Recording[edit]

13 Above the Night was the band's first album for Interscope and also their first album recorded with their touring band members Levi Levi (bass), Otto Matrix (drums), Trash Kavity (guitar) and "Chicago House Diva" singer Shawn Christopher.[2] Lydia Lunch also co-wrote and contributed vocals to the song "Dirty Little Secrets". It was recorded at Ground Control Studios and Mixed at Starlust Studios, both in Los Angeles.

Release[edit]

13 Above the Night was released on cassette and digipack CD[3] on September 7, 1993. It was later reissued with two bonus remixes on Rykodisc in 1999.[4]

Touring[edit]

The band toured the U.S. in support of the album from October to December 1993. The support act on the 13 Above the Night Tour was Machines of Loving Grace.[5]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "The Velvet Edge" 3:44
2. "Delicate Terror" 5:37
3. "Badlife" 4:16
4. "Dirty Little Secrets" (written by Lydia Lunch) 3:40
5. "China De Sade" 4:28
6. "Dimentia 66" 4:23
7. "Final Blindness" 4:43
8. "Blue Buddha" 7:15
9. "Starmartyr" 5:46
10. "Electrical Soul Wish" 5:30
11. "13 Above the Night" 3:42
12. "Disko Fleshpot" 5:03
13. "Savage Sexteen" 3:01
14. "Blue Buddha (Master of the UltraFlesh Mix)" (reissue only) 6:11
15. "Electric Soul Wish (Mass Hate Mix)" (reissue only) 4:14

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