Trust Us

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Trust Us
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Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 4, 1998
Genre Rock
Label Stickman (Europe)
Sony (Norway)
Producer Motorpsycho, Deathprod
Motorpsycho chronology
Angels and Daemons at Play
Trust Us
Let Them Eat Cake

Trust Us is the seventh full-length studio album by the Norwegian rock-band Motorpsycho.


The tracks "Ozone" and "Hey, Jane" were also released as EPs. In 1999, The song "Vortex surfer" was selected by the NRK P3 radio-station as the "song of the millennium", and was played continuously for 24 hours on December 31. [1]

The cover-art was, as usual, made by Kim Hiorthøy, who also directed the promo-videos for the two EPs.

Track listing

Disc 1:

  1. "Psychonaut" – 6:58 (Sæther)
  2. "Ozone" – 4:33 (Sæther)
  3. "The Ocean In Her Eye" – 9:15 (Ryan/Sæther/Sten)
  4. "Vortex Surfer" – 8:59 (Ryan/Sæther)
  5. "Syddhardtino" – 1:37 (Seim)
  6. "577" – 7:48 (Sæther)

Disc 2:

  1. "Evernine" – 5:07 (Ryan/Sæther)
  2. "Mantrick Muffin Stomp" – 3:50 (Ryan/Sæther)
  3. "Radiance Frequency" – 10:21 (Sæther)
  4. "Taifun" – 7:09 (Gebhardt/Ryan/Sæther)
  5. "Superstooge" – 6:48 (Gebhardt/Ryan/Sæther)
  6. "Coventry Boy" – 2:32 (Ryan)
  7. "Hey, Jane" – 5:14 (Sæther)
  8. "Dolphin" – 1:25 (Ryan/Sæther/Seim)



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