Placebo: Brian Molko, Stefan Olsdal, Steve Hewett.
Additional personnel includes: David Bowie, Justin Warfield, Rob Ellis, Severe Loren (vocals); Bill Lloyd (bass); Dimitri Tikovi (programming); Janet Cook (background vocals).
Producers include: Placebo, Steve Osborne, Dare Mason, Paul Corkett.
Engineers include: Kenny Patterson, Paul Corkett, Lorraine Francis.
Principally recorded at Olympic, Townhouse and Moody Studios, London, England.
BLACK MARKET MUSIC is the third effort from Britpop glam-grunge act Placebo. It includes the single "Taste in Men."
What the critics say…
Magnet (6-7/01, pp.102-3) - "…Art-glam misanthropy….The vocals are still sneered…and there's a dash more genuine emotion resting placidly at the center…"
Kerrang (Magazine) (p.53) - "[T[hey sounded revitalised and comfortingly familiar all at the same time."
- Taste In Men
- Days Before You Came
- Special K
- Spite & Malice
- Passive Aggressive
- Blue American
- Slave To The Wage
- Commercial For Levi
- Peeping Tom