Dance Tonight! Revolution Tomorrow!

Orchid - Dance Tonight! Revolution Tomorrow!
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Based on 125 ratings
2000 Ratings: #44
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December 4, 2000 / Release Date
LP / Format
Ebullition Records / Label
Screamo / Genres
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There are Tool songs longer than this album
While harnessing the barbarous intensity matched of early Converge & screamo's most gruesome; Dance Tonight! Revolution Tomorrow! encapsulates upon revolting doom itself in what looks be in mere minutes.

Like launching yourself into a free-for-all fistfight on a gladiator pit. The record wastes no time to precisely throw each paralyzing punch till it's short lived exhaustion. It breathes to siphon all your energy to wave your head around in mini bombardments of cathartic angst. Also ... read more
Much like Chaos Is Me, the longer tracks on this project, specifically the trio of Lights Out, I Am Nietzsche, and ...And the Cat Turned to Smoke are some of the best emoviolence/skramz songs I've heard in my entire life. They're weighty, emotional, louder than a fucking nuclear warhead, and feel like cathartic releases of all the angst and fury held in your bones in one singular freeing moment where for that one little second, you are truly alive

The other songs present, while still furious ... read more
by the last track I am so numbed to their CONSISTENT sound, that the great quality of this last track is ALMOST lost on me.
Orchid are definitely a classic band at this point, being the cornerstone of the emoviolence scene. While Chaos Is Me is the more iconic album, I slightly prefer Dance Tonight. It manages to be both their shortest album while also having their longest song. For being only 15 minutes long, this thing is stuffed to the brim. With a release this short with this many ideas to throw out, it would entirely be a nonstop barrage of yelling and noise. However, it takes some time elsewhere, sometimes ... read more
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Added on: June 20, 2018