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Postby driftin » 14 Apr 2017, 10:41

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All aboard that hype train.

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Postby Diamond Dog » 14 Apr 2017, 10:56

16000 thread posts.....

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I know everyone thinks the film is escapist nonsense - I don't much care really, I love it. The soundtrack is excellent though, no matter what your opinion of the film, I'm sure you'll agree....
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Postby neville harp » 14 Apr 2017, 11:03

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All aboard that hype train.


Any good?
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Postby PresMuffley » 14 Apr 2017, 11:49

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Balam Acab -- watertree edits

4 track EP released in Feb. Rather distorted affair in comparison with everthing else I've heard from him. The first track is oddly reminiscent of an MBV outtake.

Hopefully it's better than that other EP of his “Slopped & Wetted” which was just wretched. Even his last album wasn't particularly great. I'm starting to think this guy is a flash in the pan.


I never did get around to Slopped & Wetted so I can't say. I remember reading a review that mentioned it was recorded in an underwater hotel in Dubai, but that was the only thing remotely interesting about it. This EP is pretty damn boring. Not as good as Child Death, and certainly nowhere near the realm of Wander / Wonder or the See Birds EP. Non-essential is the word. Lovely cover art, though. I'd like to know who the artist is.
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Postby Diamond Dog » 14 Apr 2017, 11:55

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Her best? I think so.
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Postby PENK » 14 Apr 2017, 13:10

clive gash wrote:
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All aboard that hype train.


Any good?


I think so - just finishing my first listen.

Not as immediate as Butterfly, but it feels just as dense and complex as that record. Even more so in places, remarkably. It'll take a bit of unravelling, but there are a few moments that hit hard. The track with the U2 credit is actually one of the standouts - their input is minimal and irrelevant.
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Re: NOW PLAYING.

Postby driftin » 14 Apr 2017, 13:59

clive gash wrote:
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All aboard that hype train.


Any good?

I was underwhelmed.

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Postby joels344 » 14 Apr 2017, 14:01

driftin wrote:Image

All aboard that hype train.


About to listen now. Let's get hype.

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Postby Still Baron » 14 Apr 2017, 15:01

St. Matthew Passion.
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Postby Snarfyguy » 14 Apr 2017, 19:43

WP On the Beach

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Postby C » 14 Apr 2017, 20:57

slightbreeze wrote:Some excellent tracks to honest, but 20 tracks on each disc? A true progger goes cold if there are more than 3

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Postby joels344 » 15 Apr 2017, 02:50

Listened to this again today. One of the finest neo-soul albums in recent memory. "Ain't That Easy" is one hell of an opening song, too.

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Postby joels344 » 15 Apr 2017, 14:20

The 180 gram reissue of this album looks and sounds fantastic.

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Postby Darkness_Fish » 15 Apr 2017, 20:25

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Latest comp from The Wire, all piano-based works, apparently.
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Postby Darkness_Fish » 15 Apr 2017, 20:51

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Had to switch. The thread on Phil Ochs made me dig out an album. Or two.
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Postby Tom Waits For No One » 16 Apr 2017, 12:14

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A kid swapping a fishing rod for a Dr. Feelgood album.

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Postby joels344 » 16 Apr 2017, 14:30

Celebrating Easter the right way with some trve kvlt black metal.

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Postby pcqgod » 16 Apr 2017, 15:28

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Where would rock 'n' roll be without feedback?

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Where would rock 'n' roll be without feedback?

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Re: NOW PLAYING.

Postby pcqgod » 16 Apr 2017, 17:16

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These soft jazz arrangements are so unlike the originals that you could make a game out of trying to guess which song is which.
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