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In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
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11 years, 9 months ago at Dec 26 7:32
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In the Aeroplane Over the Sea is a brilliant album. I don't see how anyone could not enjoy the hell out of it. This album is the epitome on that you don't need great musicianship in order to create a masterpiece. All it takes, as Mangum powerfully shows, is putting all of the possible heart you have inside of yourself into the album you're creating.

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Perhaps the greatest album ever?

8 years, 6 months ago at Mar 26 23:27
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From the first, passionate, acoustic, but electric strum of "The King of Carrot Flowers Pt. One", to the final, quiet footstep of "Two-Headed Boy Pt. Two", In the Aeroplane Over the Sea is a perfect, enchanting sonic adventure!
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Description: In the Aeroplane over the Sea is the second studio album by American indie rock band Neutral Milk Hotel, released in the United States on February 10, 1998 on Merge Records. The album was released in the United Kingdom in May 1998 on Blue Rose Records. Jeff Mangum moved from Athens, Georgia to Denver, Colorado to prepare the bulk of the album's material with producer Robert Schneider, this time at Schneider's newly-created Pet Sounds Studio at the home of Jim McIntyre. The album's cover was a collaboration between Mangum and R.E.M.'s staff designer, Chris Bilheimer.The general design reflects the taste of Mangum: Bryan Poo ... (more)
Manufacturer: Merge Records
Release date: 10 February 1998
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 0361729436236 UPC: 036172943623
Tags: 1998 (8), Indie (6), Indie Rock (6), 1990s (4), Lo-fi (3), Indie Pop (3), Pop (3), Usa (3), Folk (3), Indie Folk (3), Rock (2), Alternative (2), Album (2), American (2), Domino (2), Elephant 6 (2), Personal Favorite (1), Lyrically Brilliant (1), Bought 2008 (1), Mp3 (1)
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"IN the AEROPLANE OVER the SEA (1998) NEUTRAL MILK HOTEL Review coming soon... FAV TRACKS: "Oh Comely"; " "; "Ghost"; "Holland, 1945"; "In the Aeroplane Over the Sea"; "Two-Headed Boy, Pt. Two"; "The King of Carrot Flowers, Pt. One"; "Communist Daughter"; "Two-Headed Boy"; "The Fool" "

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"Two Headed Boy Prt. 2 Written by Jeff Magnum Daddy please hear this song that I sing In your heart there's a spark that just screams For a lover to bring a child to your chest that could lay as you sleep And love all you have left like your boy used to be Long ago wrapped in sheets warm and wet Blister please with those wings in your spine Love to be with a brother of mine How he'd love to find your tongue in his teeth In a struggle to find secret songs that you keep wrapped in boxes so tig"

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