Clear Tamei
Iglooghost - Clear Tamei
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Based on 2 reviews
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Based on 70 ratings
2018 Ratings: #36
August 8, 2018 / Release Date
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80
Exclaim!

We're under no illusions here — this music is ridiculous — but we'll be damned if it isn't the most interesting thing out there at the moment.

80
The Needle Drop

Clear Tamei and Steel Mogu deepen the sound and lore of Iglooghost, though hopefully his next full-length album will do so to a greater extent.

Aug 9, 2018
Jer
90
EPOTY
Aug 9, 2018*
aaron
81
For something so deranged, this EP is magnificantly stitched together by vocal scraps that weave in-between tracks. This is, to me the most serene and melodic Iglooghost has ever been, with great buildings of sound, that for once you can hear being built and torn apart, yes, it still has its hyperbolic moments but they are juxtaposed by calmer oceans of sound that give purpose to the sugar-skyscrapers of sound that black out the traditional bpm-sun. This isn't just chaos for the sake of ... read more
Aug 11, 2018
liammenzies
86
Without a doubt one of my favourite EPs of the year so far - it would be very easy to write this off as just a rehash of Neo Wax Bloom but doing so would be overlooking all the fine details and meticulousness that makes Iglooghost's work more of its own beast than just a wonky IDM discography. New Vectors may very well be the best song IG has put out at this point though there are one or two contenders for that title on this very release: I just find this song utterly awe-inspiring, with some ... read more
Aug 14, 2018
TheRootBoy
78
Although not as favored as its other half, Clear Tamei is layered with an eccentric foray of electronic beats. Iglooghost has certainly found their mantra after the release of this and his record, Neo Wax Bloom, last year.
Aug 10, 2018
perrydeplatypus
82
I love how this EP can be so melodic and so crazy at the same time .
favs: nama
least favs:shrine hacker
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Track List
  1. Påleo Mamu
  2. New Vectors
  3. Clear Tamei
  4. Namā
  5. Shrine Hacker (feat. Babii)
Contributions By
thisisabtlgrnd, rika_, mtcoremusic


Added on: June 27, 2018