Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven

Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven
CRITIC SCORE
90
Based on 5 reviews
2000 Rank: #4 / 81
USER SCORE
92
Based on
129 ratings

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The Canadian nontet's Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven is a massive, achingly beautiful work, alternately elegiac and ferocious.

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Tom Simmons
91
Fav Tracks: Storm, Static, Antennas To Heaven, Sleep
Gupla
100
Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven no se explica, se siente, básicamente es eso, es prácticamente una ola de sensaciones con solo el correr de los minutos, y una vez que ese proceso se termina, solo basta callar, porque las palabras solo ensucian el sentido de todo esto.
Lovdahl
98
Near perfection. When it comes to post-rock, GY!BE are the preeminent masters of the genre. Extremely intense, emotional, creative, and innovative, Lift Your Skinny Fists is truly a masterpiece.
JustAReflektor
NR
A Post-Rock Masterpiece.
austincrane235
92
Best Track: Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven, Cancer Towers on Holy Road Hi-way, World Police and Friendly Fires or Monheim
Worst Track: Atomic Clock
Most Overrated Track: Deathkamp Drone
Most Underrated Track: Chart #3
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DETAILS

October 9, 2000 / Release Date
LP / Format
Kranky / Label
Daryl Smith / Producer
Post-Rock / Genres
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# 5 - Pitchfork
Track List

Disc 1:

  1. Storm: Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven, Gathering Storm, Cancer Towers on Holy Road Hi-way
  2. Static: Terrible Canyons of Static, Chart #3, World Police and Friendly Fires, The Buildings They Are Sleeping Now

Disc 2:

  1. Sleep: Murry Ostril [They Don't Sleep Anymore On The Beach], Monhelm, Broken Windows, Locks of Love Part III
  2. Antennas To Heaven: Moya Sings Baby-O, Edgy Swingset Acid, She Dreamt She Was A Bulldozer She Dreamt She Was Alone in An Empty Field, Deathkamp Drone, Antennas To Heaven
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