I Hear a New World

Joe Meek & The Blue Men - I Hear a New World
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1960 Ratings: #7 / 12
User Score
Based on 14 ratings
1960 / Release Date
LP / Format
- / Label
Joe Meek / Primary Artists
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this is theater kid music :/


In 1959, a couple years after Sputnik 1 was launched into orbit, the eccentric London audio engineer Joe Meek attempted “to create a picture in music of what could be up there in outer space.” With the release of this vinyl reissue more than 50 years later, I Hear a New World still sounds surreal, an alternate universe that infiltrated our own.

When the Soviet Union launched a 180 lb. sphere named Sputnik 1 into orbit in October 1957, it sparked dramatic paradigm shifts in ... read more


I Hear a New World ~ ★★☆☆☆
Orbit around the Moon ~ ★★★☆☆
Entry of the Globbots ~ ★★☆☆☆
The Bublight ~ ★★★☆☆
March of the Dribcots ~ ★★★☆☆
Love Dance of the Saroos ~ ★★★☆☆
Glob Waterfall ~ ★★☆☆☆
Magnetic Field ~ ★★★☆☆
Valley of the Saroos ~ ★★☆☆☆
Dribcots Space Boat ~ ★★★☆☆
Disc Dance of the Globbots ~ ★★☆☆☆
Valley of No Return ~ ★★☆☆☆

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Track List

  1. I Hear A New World
  2. Orbit Around The Moon
  3. Entry Of The Globbots
  4. The Bublight
  5. March Of The Dribcots
  6. Love Dance Of The Saroos
  7. Glob Waterfall
  8. Magnetic Field
  9. Valley Of The Saroos
  10. Dribcots Space Boat
  11. Disc Dance Of The Globbots
  12. Valley Of No Return
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Added on: April 2, 2020