George Clanton - Slide
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 326 ratings
2018 Ratings: #62
Liked by 23 people
August 17, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
100% Electronica / Label
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Whether you’ve followed his sprawling discography over the years or are only discovering him now, Slide feels like the true introduction to George Clanton.

The Needle Drop

George Clanton's brand of 90s-inspired hypnagogic pop on Slide is fresh and intriguing despite the album's concept not being taken far enough.

Not often do I really choose to explore any genres or types of music directly, but I’ve been taking an odd venture into vaporwave and it’s sub-sections for about a month now, and, George Clanton is one example of that venture paying off.

Like any vaporwave/pop record, Slide caters to the very dreary, warped, and slurred aesthetic that carries amongst most of us predecessors. Honestly, I was a little thrown off from checking this album out for the weirdest reasons, like the album ... read more
my name's andiov and i'm five
i like george clanton and going down slide
i miss school but i'm stuck inside
this virus has me losing my mind
8.6 - Amazing

George Clinton is another artist that I was interested in, forgot about, and then only today have jumped into his work. And man, I was missing out. Slide is a wonderful listen taking inspirations from 90’s culture and vaporwave to create a relaxing album that is an absolute vibe. As a whole, it is an extremely consistent listen, even if it’s vibe can wear off towards the second half for me. However, the sound of Slide is extremely ethereal and reverby, being a very ... read more
Yeahhhh this is just basically everything I look for in an album. Incredible stuff.
This album has grown on me immensely since I first listened to it (back in October, 2020), and the more I listen, the more I fall in love with it. Every aspect of this record feels necessary, and the flow of the album is pretty impeccable. Just a really phenomenal album. Highly recommend.
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Added on: August 16, 2018