A Winged Victory for the Sullen - The Undivided Five
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Based on 11 reviews
2019 Ratings: #103 / 759
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Based on 84 ratings
2019 Ratings: #164
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This group is making some of the most emotionally moving modern classical coming out today. If you haven't listened to their self titled debut you absolutely have to. This record isn't nearly to that standard but it's still really beautiful- I definitely prefer it over their last project. This is the kind of music you can sink into and get totally lost in.
While not nearly as beautiful or emotional as their masterpiece self-titled 2011 album, Undivided Five proves once again that the duo encompassing Winged Victory are among the most talented and professional ambient and neo-classical artists working. The subtle electronic touches are the perfect accompaniment to the largely piano and string arrangements, and like all Winged Victory projects, the sequencing is perfect, beginning with an expository piano piece, ramping up through the playful ... read more
Best modern classical album of the year...? It certainly has the best average score for track titles alone, which are all fantastic.
Wow. Listened to this last night at 3 am and just wow. This was my first album from A Winged Victory for the Sullen that i've listened to but ever since the beginning of the year I've been on my ambient shit and i just love the genre so when i saw this on bandcamp i decided to give it a try.

This record is so delicate and beautiful. Throughout the album it creates and provides a atmosphere in my room thats unimaginable. I was literally transcending. Turn off all your lights, turn off your ... read more
It's almost perfect...so so beautiful
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Track List

  1. Our Lord Debussy
  2. Sullen Sonata
  3. The Haunted Victorian Pencil
  4. The Slow Descent Has Begun
  5. Aqualung, Motherfucker
  6. A Minor Fifth Is Made of Phantoms
  7. Adios, Florida
  8. The Rhythm of a Dividing Pair
  9. Keep It Dark, Deutschland
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Added on: September 24, 2019