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Who Can You Trust?

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Slower, smoother, and more soulful than Portishead and less pop-oriented than the Sneaker Pimps, Morcheeba have an alluringly dark sound that nevertheless remains accessible. As their debut, Who Can You Trust?, illustrates, the trio has a keen sense of how to make a pop melody seem dangerous and foreign by having it crawl out of the murk of creeping beats and ominous samples. Although the group lacks the visionary spark of Tricky and Portishead, and their songs aren't as bracing as the Sneaker Pimps, Morcheeba have a distinctive, idiosyncratic sound that makes Who Can You Trust? entrancing. Although the latter half of the album tends to sound a little samey, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Slower, smoother, and more soulful than Portishead and less pop-oriented than the Sneaker Pimps, Morcheeba have an alluringly dark sound that nevertheless remains accessible. As their debut, Who Can You Trust?, illustrates, the trio has a keen sense of how to make a pop melody seem dangerous and foreign by having it crawl out of the murk of creeping beats and ominous samples. Although the group lacks the visionary spark of Tricky and Portishead, and their songs aren't as bracing as the Sneaker Pimps, Morcheeba have a distinctive, idiosyncratic sound that makes Who Can You Trust? entrancing. Although the latter half of the album tends to sound a little samey, without many beats or hooks to distinguish each song, the album remains a hauntingly atmospheric -- and quite terrific -- debut.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/27/1997
  • Label: Discovery / Wea
  • UPC: 010467705042
  • Catalog Number: 77050

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Moog Island (5:21)
  2. 2 Trigger Hippie (5:31)
  3. 3 Post Houmous (1:48)
  4. 4 Tape Loop (4:42)
  5. 5 Never an Easy Way (6:41)
  6. 6 Howling (3:40)
  7. 7 Small Town (5:09)
  8. 8 Enjoy the Wait (1:07)
  9. 9 Col (4:07)
  10. 10 Who Can You Trust? (8:56)
  11. 11 Almost Done (6:38)
  12. 12 End Theme (2:27)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Morcheeba Primary Artist, Primary Artist
Richard Harrison Guitar
Adrian Turner Viola
Peter Norris Synthesizer
Gary Baldwin Organ, Hammond Organ
Steve Bentley-Klein Trumpet, Violin
Paul Godfrey scratching, Drums
Ross Godfrey Synthesizer, Bass, Guitar, Piano, Lap Steel Guitar, Wurlitzer
Skye Edwards Vocals
Richard Bridgemont Cello
Klein Brent Snell Violin
Tom Hodges Flute, Saxophone
Dave Lee French Horn
Technical Credits
Steve Wise Art Direction
Peter Norris Programming, Producer
Morcheeba Producer
Steve Bentley-Klein Horn Arrangements, String Arrangements, Trumpet Arrangement
Paul Godfrey Composer, beats
Daniel McLewin Art Direction
Ross Godfrey Composer
Mike Marsh Mastering
Skye Edwards Composer
Chris Harrison Engineer
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