Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps), also known simply as Scary Monsters, is the 14th studio album by David Bowie, released on 12 September 1980 by RCA Records. It was Bowie's final studio album on the label and his first following the Berlin Trilogy of Low, "Heroes" and Lodger (1977–1979). Though considered very significant in artistic terms, the trilogy had proven less successful commercially.
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Scary monsters, super creeps Keep me running, running scared Scary monsters, super creeps Keep me running, running scared Scary monsters, super creeps Keep me running, running scared Scary monsters, super creeps Keep me running, running scared. Run, Run, Run. More on Genius. About Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps). Bowie compares the uncertainty of his upcoming career in the 80s to the anxiety one feels when entering a relationship. In a promo interview for the album, he stated that the song was from the perspective of the man, and his conflicted feelings about his influence on the girl. This theme of anxiety and self-doubt continues throughout Scary Monsters, making this an essential title track. It was released as the 3rd single for the album, with B-side Because You’re Young. Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)" Track Info. Written By David Bowie.
David Bowie returned to relatively conventional rock & roll with Scary Monsters, an album that effectively acts as an encapsulation of all his '70s experiments. Though it doesn't have the vision of his other classic records, it wasn't designed to break new ground - it was created as the culmination of Bowie's experimental genre-shifting of the '70s.
But he jumped into the furnace, Singing old songs we loved. ANCIANT A New Career In A New Town) This is the second instalment of our album focus on David Bowie’s Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)
Beginning with the compelling instrumental opening track It's No Game, the high voltage track set proceed with other classic songs including Up To The Hill Backwards, Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps), Ashes To Ashes, Fashion,. I just wish he would have showcased his voice more. Either way, Bowie was a class act.
David Bowie released Scary Monsters after the Berlin trilogy (Low, "Heroes" and Lodger) and over the course of ten songs he explains the inevitable sell-out of the rock star with a balanced take on the three aforementioned albums. Scary Monsters opens and closes with two versions of the same song. It's No Game, pt. 1 is a stomping thunk-funk roar with Michi Hirota singing the lyrics in Japanese.
|1||It's No Game (Part 1)||4:15|
|2||Up The Hill Backwards||3:13|
|3||Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)||5:10|
|4||Ashes To Ashes||4:23|
|7||Scream Like A Baby||3:35|
Written-By – Tom Verlaine
|9||Because You're Young||4:51|
|10||It's No Game (Part 2)||4:22|
|12||Panic In Detroit||3:00|
|BOW LP 2, PL 13647||David Bowie||Scary Monsters (LP, Album)||RCA, RCA||BOW LP 2, PL 13647||UK||1980|
|RCA PL 13647, PL 13647||David Bowie||Scary Monsters (LP, Album)||RCA, RCA||RCA PL 13647, PL 13647||Belgium||1980|
|PL 13647||David Bowie||Scary Monsters (LP, Album, Gat)||RCA||PL 13647||Belgium||1980|
|AQK1-3647||David Bowie||Scary Monsters (Cass, Album, Dol)||RCA||AQK1-3647||Canada||1980|
|APL1 3647||David Bowie||Scary Monsters (LP, Album)||RCA Victor||APL1 3647||Australia||1980|