Let's Get Killed

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All Music Guide - John Bush
On David Holmes' second album, the first to be released in America, he explores with even greater depth his fascination with original soundtrack material. Recording snippets of conversation on the streets of New York with his DAT recorder, Holmes returned to England and weaved the vocal samples around his amorphous embrace of several electronic styles, including big beat techno of the type favored by the Chemical Brothers, intelligent drum'n'bass as on the title track, and the gentler soundtrack-feel of ambient-house. The effect created is like that of a soundtrack, and even though Let's Get Killed isn't attached to a film, it flows with ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - John Bush
On David Holmes' second album, the first to be released in America, he explores with even greater depth his fascination with original soundtrack material. Recording snippets of conversation on the streets of New York with his DAT recorder, Holmes returned to England and weaved the vocal samples around his amorphous embrace of several electronic styles, including big beat techno of the type favored by the Chemical Brothers, intelligent drum'n'bass as on the title track, and the gentler soundtrack-feel of ambient-house. The effect created is like that of a soundtrack, and even though Let's Get Killed isn't attached to a film, it flows with energy and grace.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/21/1997
  • Label: Universal I.S.
  • UPC: 731453910027
  • Catalog Number: 539100
  • Sales rank: 101,421

Album Credits

Performance Credits
David Holmes Primary Artist, Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Serge Gainsbourg Composer
Gary Burns Producer
David Holmes Composer, Producer
Jagz Kooner Producer
Monty Norman Composer
Richie Fermie Producer, Remixing
Keith Tenniswood Producer
Tim Goldsworthy Producer, Remixing
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