Lucky Shiner

Gold Panda - Lucky Shiner
Critic Score
Based on 23 reviews
2010 Ratings: #157 / 855
User Score
Based on 46 ratings
2010 Ratings: #69
October 12, 2010 / Release Date
LP / Format
Ghostly / Label
Electronic / Genres
Suggest a Genre
Add
Abuse of this feature may prevent future contributions from your account.
Tags
Your Review
Sign In to rate and review

CRITIC REVIEWS

83
Pitchfork

He's making nostalgia work for him without consuming him.

70
Drowned in Sound

Whatever angle you examine it from, Lucky Shiner is an impressive statement, especially for a debut, and when Gold Panda lets the house beat sink into the background and experiments a little more with space and structure the results are gorgeous.

70
Tiny Mix Tapes

Most importantly, Dervin's work as Earth-spanning sample librarian helps avoid the hobgoblin of lesser producers: sameness.

AmericaanSpirit
93
Simply gorgeous record. A true great in electronic music; between the fascinating samples and lush soundscapes, this album oozes with creativity and precision.

BEST TRACKS: After We Talked, Same Dream China, Vanilla Minus, Snow & Taxis, Marriage
Purchasing Lucky Shiner from Amazon helps support Album of the Year. Or consider a donation?

END OF YEAR LISTS

#20/Spinner
#27/Sputnikmusic
#39/Drowned in Sound
#39/Stereogum
#48/DIY
#50/musicOMH

Track List

  1. You
  2. Vanilla Minus
  3. Parents
  4. Same Dream China
  5. Snow & Taxis
  6. Before We Talked
  7. Marriage
  8. I'm With You But I'm Lonely
  9. After We Talked
  10. India Lately
  11. You
  12. Greek Style
  13. Casio Daisy
Sign in to comment
No one has said anything yet.
In Library (4)
DeafJudge
cleverandarts
jgpadgett
mbarry