Tunes 2011 to 2019

Burial - Tunes 2011 to 2019
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Burial's late-decade compilation in 2019 serves as an outstanding reflection of his overall output since his first two albums. While the structure and runtime of the comp is absurd, I managed to sink a ton of emotional energy and then some while developing a heavy fixation with all of the tracks here, regardless of length or style.

Now, ever since I was a kid, I had this deep infatuation with space. Like, I would just sneak away from my parents whenever I could at any time to run to the ... read more


Before listening to this album, there was a huge shortcoming I noticed: what the fuck were Hyperdub thinking when they put this thing together?! The tracks go backward in time rather than forward and worst of all, they put all of the ambient tracks, his least interesting works, on the very front of this compilation. The pacing of this already two-and-a-half hour project is already godawful because the first 38 minutes are packed with these and it would've been waaay better if they had just ... read more


Ambient pieces in the first half are pretty boring but around track 8 this shit gets GOINGGGG


A great collection of their work. Favorite track - Hiders.


Everything Burial makes is so textured and layered... The level of emotional depth (weirdly enough) is so freaking good... I just wished I would've listened to it at midnight...


burial's tunes 2011-2019 is a gift and at the same time one of the most frustrating releases ever created. i love a lot of the music on this compilation, it contains one of my top 5 favorites eps (kindred). however, i think what the this comp highlights the most is a lack of progress.

as time has passed, burial's music has gotten increasingly more bland and lifeless. i think the last time burial made a legitimately great project was the truant ep, which was an absolutely insane pair of tracks ... read more

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Track List

  1. State Forest
  2. Beachfires
  3. Subtemple
  4. Young Death
  5. Night Market
  6. Hiders
  7. Come Down To Us
  8. Claustro
  9. Rival Dealer
  10. Kindred
  11. Loner
  12. Ashtray Wasp
  13. Rough Sleeper
  14. Truant
  15. Street Halo
  16. Stolen Dog
  17. NYC
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Added on: October 25, 2019