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A Slow Forest Burning

Scale & Feather - A Slow Forest Burning
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January 10, 2021 / Release Date
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Scale & Feather - A Slow Forest Burning

Genre: Post Rock
Country: US

Final Verdict: 62% (Good Album)
Yearly Ranking: 45th / 134

Highlight: While Clenched Fists Untied

Made me think of:
Boards of Canada
Long Distance Calling
God is an astronaut
The Appleseed cast


With each release, it seemed like Scale & Feather got worse and more uninspired, and at the same time he's always been consistent. Yes, each release was a bit worse than the previous one, but they weren't bad at all (In fact, I still haven't listened to something from him that I have disliked so far), but with this project, he chooses a heavier sound while sounding so much fresh and interesting. I really hope he gets the recognition he deserves, at least on the post-rock/post-metal scene, ... read more

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Track List

  1. Isolated Bones
  2. The Stars Fell Through
  3. The Mountain Glowed
  4. The Time Before
  5. Our World Burned
  6. Blood Sky (Ached)
  7. For Shoots to Break Free
  8. Organically
  9. To Light Our Way Back Home
  10. While Clenched Fists Untied
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Added on: December 2, 2020