Trompe le Monde

Pixies - Trompe le Monde
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
1991 Ratings: #123 / 408
User Score
Based on 123 ratings
1991 Ratings: #20
September 23, 1991 / Release Date
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4AD / Label
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CheapandLethal
95
Exceptional
JohnKrisel
85
Great album, they became better musicians in this album, too bad the lyrics aren't as good...
90
Trompe le Monde is an outstanding capstone to what was quite possibly the most consistently great four years of music any band has ever produced.
Sinestroll
79
Best Song: Alec Eiffel
daFigz
83
Presenting a cacophony uniquely their own, the Pixies on Trompe Le Monde thrust us into a mélange of Noise Pop, Punk Rock, Post-punk alternative music that propels the band forward like the fearless whitewater kayaker precariously balanced and about to plunge over the falls... Falling 30, 40 maybe 50 feet into a relentless wash tub of turbulence and potential doom. Stand out tracks: Planet Of Sound, Alec Eiffel, U-Mass and Subbacultcha. The album as a whole suffers a teeniest bit from ... read more
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END OF YEAR LISTS

#4/Spin

MISC LISTS

#83/Pitchfork (1990s)

Track List

  1. Trompe le Monde
  2. Planet of Sound
  3. Alec Eiffel
  4. The Sad Punk
  5. Head On
  6. U-Mass
  7. Palace of the Brine
  8. Letter to Memphis
  9. Bird Dream of the Olympus Mons
  10. Space (I Believe In)
  11. Subbacultcha
  12. Distance Equals Rate Times Time
  13. Lovely Day
  14. Motorway to Roswell
  15. The Navajo Know
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