Clocks/Pretender is the second album from Swedish indie pop musician Montt Mardié. The album contains two discs, the first disc, Clocks, being 10 new tracks by Montt Mardié, and the second, Pretender, being a disc of compilation tracks.

Clocks was released on the Taiwanese label Silent Agreement in 2008. Mardié supported the release by playing a few shows and a festival in Taipei.

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