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The Dreamer (Mister Speed album)

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The Dreamer
📅 Released19 February 2007
🎙️ Recorded2004 - 2006
⏳ Length44:01
🏷️ LabelCreative Vibes
🤑 ProducerMister Speed
Mister Speed chronology
The Other Half
The Dreamer
Street Angel

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Professional ratings
Review scores
Sydney Morning Herald4.5/5 stars
Music Australia Guide8/10 stars link[dead link]
Rave Magazine (Australia)3.5/5 stars link[dead link]

The Dreamer is a hip-hop and indie pop album by Mister Speed and is his first solo album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Unconventional Paradigm" – 1:07
  2. "Art Is..." – 3:49
  3. "Miss Bitty" – 3:27
  4. "The World Song" – 2:18
  5. "Ready For Action" – 3:27
  6. "Everybody Needs Somebody" – 3:46
  7. "You Should Be Dancing" – 4:09
  8. "On The End Of A String" – 2:26
  9. "Nudity" – 4:07
  10. "Can't Get Home (Silent Dub)" – 2:19
  11. "Don't Waste My Time" – 3:50
  12. "The Cities (Featuring Pasobionic)" – 3:49
  13. "Repressive Society" – 0:51
  14. "Come On!" – 4:25

The "secret track" at the end of the album is called Wednesday Never.


Speed described the ideas behind The Dreamer by saying that it came together in a relatively short time although its concepts had been with him for a very long time. "As I remember from when I was a little kid, I found out that the writer Roald Dahl used to get ideas and write them down on scraps of paper then stow them away in his desk drawer for a rainy day. This music is from my rainy day ideas that were stowed away then brought out and melded together to make this record." [1]

Song ideas[edit]

The songs are described by Speed [1] as:

  • "Unconventional Paradig"m - a proposal on an advancement of humanity
  • "Art Is..." - his philosophy on the nature of art
  • "Miss Bitty" - the story of how he met his girlfriend
  • "The World Song" - a "shout out" to the people of Earth
  • "Ready For Action" - the nature of self-confidence and alter egos
  • "Everybody Needs Somebody" - a song about "pure infatuation"
  • "You Should Be Dancing" - about shyness, skill building and ballroom dancing
  • "On The End Of A String" - his philosophy on living life
  • "Nudity" - about surreal experimentalism and for people who love craziness
  • "Can't Get Home" - a story about two space explorers who are shipwrecked and marooned while on a reconnaissance mission
  • "Don’t Waste My Time" - his response to an unfavourable review of a Curse Ov Dialect album Lost In The Real Sky and also his dislike of procrastination
  • "The Cities" - a story about a sinister city and a crumbling world
  • "Repressive Society" - about repressive societies
  • "Come On!" - a song for people who love the future

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