The anger on this album feels pretty real and palpable to me.
Joanna Newsom, don’t think you’re getting some kind of genius pass.
Can belong to the iconoclasts, the cynics, the lovers, the thinkers and the visionaries with hungry ears and a low threshold for boredom.
Sometimes when I listen to Tago Mago I find it hard to believe that mere human beings made this music.
If it was that easy to get right, don’t you think everyone would be doing it?
You won’t hear this many different musical ideas on an album all year.
This is a fine companion piece to 8 Eye Spy. I am beyond good and evil.
a reprint of a review of the last Fall album, because I’m tired, and someone mentioned it on Facebook
In comic book terms, this would be called the second Silver Age of The Fall, or something.
Whether you like Animal Collective’s music or not, it’s dishonest to say they’re unoriginal.