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- F♯ A♯ ∞

Godspeed You! Black Emperor - F♯ A♯ ∞
CRITIC SCORE
86
Based on 4 reviews
USER SCORE
90
Based on
117 ratings

WHAT DO YOU THINK?
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Viictor97
90
Such a beautiful and relaxing album! I fell in love with this.
100
One of my favorite records of all time, and my favorite LP by Godspeed. I wish I was around when this thing came out, because this really must have changed the game. I truly can't think of anything that existed before F♯ A♯ ∞ that was anything like it. Describing this album as innovative really doesn't do it justice.

Godspeed uses huge and beautiful instrumentation to create an environment unlike any other. The only point of reference that I as a listener can grasp onto is the album ... read more
john95
91
One of the best debut albums and one of the best albums even in general.
Errandboy
100
An absolute masterpiece from front to back. I don't think I've ever heard such an epically depressing record in my life. I recommend that if you've never listened to this or any Godspeed record for that matter, go listen to it now.

Favorite Tracks: ALL OF IT

Least Favorite Track: Uh, none
TheMusicMan
95
Post apocalyptic perfection. This album contains some of Godspeed's most dark yet most important pieces of music. If I could choose one album to enjoy while the world is coming to end it would be this.
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DETAILS

August 14, 1997 / Release Date
LP / Format
Constellation, Kranky / Label
Post-Rock / Genres
Tags
MISC LISTS
# 45 - Pitchfork (1990s)
Track List
  1. The Dead Flag Blues (Intro) 
  2. Slow Moving Trains 
  3. The Cowboy... 
  4. Drugs in Tokyo 
  5. The Dead Flag Blues (Outro) 
  6. Untitled 
  7. ...Nothing's Alrite in Our Life... / The Dead Flag Blues (Reprise) 
  8. The Sad Mafioso... 
  9. Kicking Horse on Brokenhill 
  10. String Loop Manufactured During Downpour...
Contributions By
royalflush, patton


Added on: October 8, 2012