Myths of the Near Future

Klaxons - Myths of the Near Future
Critic Score
Based on 18 reviews
2007 Ratings: #416 / 627
User Score
Based on 64 ratings
2007 Ratings: #75
March 27, 2007 / Release Date
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Geffen / Label
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CRITIC REVIEWS

90
NME

Whether Klaxons will reshape our world into a fluorescent myth-tropolis as successfully as The Strokes turned the mono-tune remains to be seen, but their debut has the anatomy necessary to change the course of a generation.

68
Well, i really have a sort of mixed opinion on this album, it has incredible instrumentals in every single song, but, i feel like this album just feels like another indie rock album of the 2000’s.

Although, i still believe there are some standout songs in here like golden skans.
Another low point to me was the inconsistency in some songs that in my opinion, ruined what they were going for. For example, in the song atlantis to interzone, the song starts off incredibly well, but for some ... read more
DalekTurret32
99
Two Receivers [97]
Atlantis to Interzone [101]
Golden Skans [98]
Totem On The Timeline [98]
As Above, So Below [99]
Isle Of Her [101]
Gravity's Rainbow [96]
Forgotten Works [95] (-)
Magick [102]
It's Not Over Yet [97]
Four Horsemen Of 2012 [101]

Top 5:

5. As Above, So Below
4. Atlantis To Interzone
3. Isle Of Her
2. Four Horsemen Of 2012
1. Magick
86
I was confused with the "20 minute long song" at the end, but after my confusion I was greeted with one of the best songs on here. This album is just underrated as a whole and was well worth the listen as instrumentally it's just beautiful and filled with some of the best electronica I've ever heard on an indie album, weirdly enough.

Two Receivers 8.5/10
Atlantis to Interzone 7.5/10
Golden Skans 9/10
Totem On the Timeline 7.5/10
As Above So Below 8/10
Isle of Her 8/10
Gravity's ... read more
CheapandLethal
75
Decent
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Track List

  1. Two Receivers
  2. Atlantis to Interzone
  3. Golden Skans
  4. Totem On the Timeline
  5. As Above So Below
  6. Isle of Her
  7. Gravity's Rainbow
  8. Forgotten Works
  9. Magick
  10. It's Not Over Yet
  11. Four Horsemen of 2012
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