Trompe Le Monde

by Pixies

Trompe Le Monde

Trompe le Monde is the fourth studio album by the American alternative rock band Pixies, released on September 23, 1991 on 4AD in the United Kingdom and on September 24, 1991, on Elektra Records in the United States. Recorded in Burbank, California, Paris and London, the album was produced by Gil Norton, and was Pixies’ final studio album before their subsequent break-up two years later. Trompe le Monde is the last album to feature founding bass guitarist Kim Deal.


  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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Format Vinyl LP Album Limited Edition Reissue (Green Marbled, GZ Media Pressing)
Label 4AD
Catalog Number CAD 1014 LP
Notes 30th Anniversary Edition Has “Made in Czech Republic” printed on the shrink wrap on the rear cover. Includes a printed inner sleeve. Recorded at Master Control, Burbank Pacifique, Burbank Studio Des Dames, Paris Blackwing, London Mixed at Master Rock, London Published by Rice And Beans Music except “Head On” by Warner Chappell Music Ltd. ℗&© 1991 4.A.D.
Discogs URL Pixies - Trompe Le Monde