Fabulous Muscles

Xiu Xiu - Fabulous Muscles
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Based on 5 reviews
2004 Ratings: #56 / 297
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Based on 77 ratings
2004 Ratings: #35
February 17, 2004 / Release Date
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5 Rue Christine / Label
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BuffaloStaple
81
This is a weird fucking album, it's really creepy too but something about it really stuck with me. This album feels less like a collection of songs and more like an incredibly personal 37 minute long creative expression that just happens to be conveyed via the format of music. The tone of the album is constantly shifting, which does make it hard to fully immerse yourself in the music, but it certainly keeps things unpredictable and exciting. It's a very unconventional album and I think a good ... read more
rosevean
80
Ignorance and fear that preempted silence.

#4 Little Panda McElroy / #5 Support Our Troops OH! (Black Angels OH!) / #7 Brian the Vampire
#9 Clowne Towne / #10 Mike
rika_
70
pretty neat album. incredibly unnerving at times, and the really strange vocals bring it all together quite nicely.

fav tracks: brian the vampire, crank heart, little panda mcelroy, support our troops, bunny gamer
least fav tracks: fabulous muscles, nieces pieces
CheapandLethal
75
Decent
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