Faded Seaside Glamour

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Faded Seaside Glamour
Faded seaside glamour front.jpg
Studio album by
Released5 April 2004
Recorded2003
GenreIndie rock, electronica
Length42:12
LabelRough Trade Records
ProducerGraham Sutton, Duncan Lewis, Delays
Delays chronology
Faded Seaside Glamour
(2004)
You See Colours
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars link
NME7/10 stars link
Pitchfork Media(6.0/10) link
PopMatters(very favorable) link
Robert Christgau(dud) link
Stylus Magazine(C) link

Faded Seaside Glamour is the debut album by the English electronic rock group Delays, released on 5 April 2004. The album peaked at number 17 in the U.K. chart. It features top 40 singles "Nearer Than Heaven", " Long Time Coming" and " Hey Girl";[1] the album was produced by Graham Sutton from Bark Psychosis.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks by Greg Gilbert/Aaron Gilbert unless otherwise stated.

  1. "Wanderlust" – 3:58
  2. "Nearer Than Heaven" (G. Gilbert) – 3:28
  3. "Long Time Coming" – 3:57
  4. "Bedroom Scene" – 3:37
  5. "No Ending" (G. Gilbert) – 4:42
  6. "You Wear the Sun" (G. Gilbert) – 2:59
  7. "Hey Girl" (G. Gilbert) – 2:43
  8. "Stay Where You Are" – 4:44
  9. "There's Water Here" (G. Gilbert) – 2:40
  10. "Satellites Lost" (G. Gilbert) – 3:13
  11. "One Night Away" (G. Gilbert) – 3:06
  12. "On" – 2:59

A limited edition CD with slipcase and bonus DVD was also available on the album's release; the DVD featured the following tracks:

  1. "Nearer Than Heaven (Promo video)"
  2. "Long Time Coming (Promo video)"
  3. "Hey Girl (Promo video)"
  4. "Wanderlust"
  5. "Bedroom Scene"
  6. "On"
  7. "One Night Away"
  8. "Stay Where You Are"

Tracks 4-8 were recorded live at the Carling Academy Islington on 22 February 2004.

Personnel[edit]

  • Greg Gilbert - lead vocals, guitar
  • Aaron Gilbert - programming, keyboards, backing vocals
  • Colin Fox - bass
  • Rowly - drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DELAYS | Artist". Official Charts. Retrieved 15 February 2012.