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Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven

Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven
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jello pudding

8 years, 5 months ago at Jul 8 20:48
this album is like kodak film

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3 years, 5 months ago at Jul 22 5:27
In the instrumental, "ambiant" sense, this is a pretty good album. However, I found it rather non-impressive. I was dissapointed in the sense that I didn't hear any monstrous, magnificent instrumental pieces. I figured..maybe I just don't get it. That is not the case and I will try to listen to more albums, but more variation and less "boring" aspects are needed. I enjoy my slo-jams but, c'mon amp... read more
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Description: Canada's Godspeed You Black Emperor raise the ante on their already ambitious orchestral rock by releasing a double CD of material as their second full-length album. The group combines the drums and guitar of typical rock-band instrumentation with horns and strings to create a music built around drones and slowly evolving melodic figu ... (more)
Manufacturer: Kranky
Release date: 8 January 2007
Number of discs: 2
EAN: 0796441804320 UPC: 796441804320
Post-rock (5), Canada (3), 2000 (3), Instrumental (3), Quebec (3), Mini Orchestra (2), Samples (2), Canadian (2), 2000s (2), Harp (2), Instruments (2), Efrim Menuck (1), Loud/soft (1), Godspeed (1), Ambient (1), GYBE (1), Experimental (1), Reissue 2007 (1), Mindblowing (1), Strings (1)
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100 Best Albums Of 2000's (With Favourite Tracks) (100 music items)

"Released: October 09, 2000 Genres: Post-Rock, Experimental Rock, Instrumental Rock, Chamber Music"


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4Gypsies posted a review 3 years, 5 months ago

“In the instrumental, "ambiant" sense, this is a pretty good album. However, I found it rather non-impressive. I was dissapointed in the sense that I didn't hear any monstrous, magnificent instrumental pieces. I figured..maybe I just don't get it. That is not the case and I will try to listen to more albums, but more variation and less "boring" aspects are needed. I enjoy my slo-jams but, c'mon amp it up a little.

The violin and various strings are pretty sweet though..just not epic.

Rating: 5.4/10” read more

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The best albums, year by year (since 1959) (56 music items)

"2000 Favourite song: "Antennas to Heaven" Favourite moment: The priest speech on "Static" or the very last minutes of "Antennas to Heaven" or the beginning of "Storm" or the climax of "Sleep" or"


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Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Discography (7 music items)

"Double album comprising four tracks. Tracks: 1. Storm * "Lift Yr. Skinny Fists, Like Antennas to Heaven..." * "Gathering Storm/Il Pleut à Mourir " * "'Welcome to ARCO AM/PM...' " * "Cancer Towers on Holy Road Hi-Way" Running time: 22:32 2. Static * "Terrible Canyons of Static" * "Atomic Clock" * "Chart #3" * "World Police and Friendly Fire" * "" Running time: 22:35 3. Sleep * "Murray Ostril: '...They Don't Sleep Anymore on the Beach...'" * "Monheim" * "Broken Win"


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