of Montreal - Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer?

of Montreal - Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer?
CRITIC SCORE
78
Based on 12 reviews
2007 Rank: #58 / 429
USER SCORE
87
Based on
50 ratings

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SiberianBreaks
85
One of the most eccentric pop albums I have ever heard. Songwriting is top notch and the flow of the album is fantastic. of Montreal is definitely one of the most unique bands out there today. Give this a listen if you're looking for something new and exciting.

Favourite tracks: The Past Is A Grotesque Animal, Gronlandic Edit, Suffer For Fashion, Heimdalsgate Like A Promethean Curse, Bunny Ain't No Kind Of Rider, She's A Rejecter, A Sentence Of Sorts In Kongsvinger
100
Even though it's not technically a concept album, I really consider it to be. But I guess Kevin Barnes' lyrics and instrumentation are just so captivating, it feels like he's constantly telling a story. After delving into the background more, he wrote this album mostly on the prescription of his anti-depressents (Chemicals) which adds a little most personality to the album. I really love the funk influences on tracks on the latter half as well. Modern day classic that will always be a fav of ... read more
Tom Simmons
93
Fav Tracks: We Were Born the Mutants Again with Leafling, The Past Is A Grotesque Animal, Cato As A Pun, Heimdalsgate Like a Promethean Curse, A Sentence of Sorts in Kongsvinger, Faberge Falls for Shuggie, Gronlandic Edit, Labyrinthian Pomp, Suffer For Fashion, She's A Rejector, Sink The Seine
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#57
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#59

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DETAILS

RELEASED: January 23, 2007
FORMAT: LP
LABEL: Polyvinyl
GENRE: Indie Pop
WEBSITE: www.ofmontreal.net
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# 46 - Drowned in Sound
# 5 - Pitchfork
# 41 - Rolling Stone
# 20 - SPIN
Track List
  1. Suffer For Fashion 
  2. Sink The Seine 
  3. Cato As A Pun 
  4. Heimdalsgate Like A Promethean Curse 
  5. Gronlandic Edit 
  6. A Sentence Of Sorts In Kongsvinger
  7. The Past Is A Grotesque Animal
  8. Bunny Ain't No Kind Of Rider 
  9. Faberge Falls For Shuggie 
  10. Labyrinthian Pomp 
  11. She's A Rejecter 
  12. We Were Born The Mutants Again With Leafling
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