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Monday, 18 April 2011

King Crimson - In The Court of The Crimson King

Take a grand seat in the haunted Court of the Crimson King. This show will dazzle your tastebuds, forever changing the flavours of your mind. This road will take you to the heart and soul of the King.

Featured Feelings: Grand, Royal, Power, Wind

Featured Lyrics:
Confusion will be my epitaph.
As I crawl a cracked and broken path
If we make it we can all sit back
and laugh.
But I fear tomorrow I'll be crying,
Yes I fear tomorrow I'll be crying

Featured Song: 21st century schizoid man

Year Published: 1969

Rating: 9.5/10

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Friday, 1 April 2011

Animal Collective - Sung Tongs

Acoustic vibrations will resonate within and without you after listening to this manick and happy album. Prepared to be hit from all sides. This is just the beginning.

Featured Feelings: Laughter, Layered, Woody, Skippy

Featured Lyrics:
I changed all your words but my poltergeist concurs that words aren't even necessary right now.

Featured Song:
Rating: 9/10

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of Montreal - Hissing Fauna Are You The Destroyer?

This depressed mind is an exciting one, as it undulates in a roller-coaster of self-doubt and realisation, emotion and feeling. Let yourself go and you'll quickly find yourself completely lost in the beginnings of a spiraling bi-polar disorder.

Featured Feelings: Lost, Humorous, Confused, Discovery, Restructure

Featured Lyrics:
I'm so touched by your goodness
You make me feel so criminal
How do you keep it together?
I'm so, so unravelled

Featured Song: Bunny Ain't No Kind Of Rider

Rating: 9/10

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Thursday, 31 March 2011

Pink Floyd - Piper At The Gates Of Dawn

More stories than the Bible. More moving than The Titanic. More telescopic than Galileo. This is Piper At The Gates of Dawn.

Featured Feelings: Wonder, Terrestrial, Zero-Gravity, Exploring

Featured Lyrics:
Watching buttercups cup the light
Sleeping on a dandelion.
Too much, I won't touch you
But then I might.

Featured Song:
Rating: 10/10

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Burial - Untrue

Sitting in your car listening to the pouring rain crash on the cold rooftop above your head is the closest feeling you'll find to this ethereal soundtrack of panicked comfort.

Featured Feelings: Thick, Pushy, Chilling, Haunted

Featured Lyrics:
Holding you
Couldn't be alone, couldn't be alone, couldn't be alone
Loving you
Couldn't be alone, couldn't be alone, couldn't be alone
Kissing you

Featured song: Archangel

Rating: 9/10

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Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion

An album that grabs you by the hand and  thrusts you into the mind and shoes of a beautiful ballerina dancing the night away in a warm field at midnight.

Featured Feelings: Warmth, Soul, Playful, Curious

Featured Fyrics:

Sometimes the sun will shine, yes I am just doin fine
sometimes I'm not aware where I am or what I care
sometimes I'm well-to-do but I don't know what to do
sometimes I don't agree with my thoughts on being free

Featured Song: My girls

Rating: 10/10

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