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Best Albums of 2008 (25 items)
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Description: Portishead's Third has been a long time coming, the result of a lengthy creative topor following 1997's dark, distinctly underrated album Portishead. Importantly, though, they've shaken it. While the core trio of Beth Gibbons, Geoff Barrow, and Adrian Utley remains, this is quite a different band to Portishead's 90s incarnation: gone is the slo-mo turntable scratching and smoky jazz feel, replaced by heavy, brooding rhythms, vintage-sounding electronics, and spindly guitar. Still present, though, is that sense of emotional fracture and deep gloom. "Silence" opens with a dense drum loop which suddenly falls away to reve ... (more)
Manufacturer: Universal
Release date: 28 April 2008
EAN: 0602517640139 UPC: 602517640139
Album (1), English (1), 2008 (1), Island (1), Bought 2009 (1)
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Best Albums of 2008 (25 music items)

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