Music Has the Right to Children

Boards of Canada - Music Has the Right to Children
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
1998 Ratings: #5 / 93
User Score
Based on 506 ratings
1998 Ratings: #5
Liked by 1 person
April 20, 1998 / Release Date
LP / Format
Warp, Skam, Matador / Label
IDM, Ambient Techno / Genres
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BuffaloStaple
81
Great Wall of China
萬里長城
The Great Wall of China at Jinshanling-edit.jpg
The Great Wall of China at Jinshanling
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Map of all the wall constructions
General information
Type Fortification
Country China
Coordinates 40.68°N 117.23°ECoordinates: 40.68°N 117.23°E
Technical details
Size 21,196 km (13,171 mi)[1]
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Official name The Great Wall
Type Cultural
Criteria i, ii, iii, iv, vi
Designated 1987 (11th ... read more
BradTasteMusic
89
Ran across this album at random. I didn’t even know who these guys were. Funny to see how everyone enjoys it as much as I do.
JoaoSantos
75
Boards Of Canada masterfully manage to make every beat sound interesting even angelic/haunted at times. It might get a bit tedious at times due to the length of the album but if you appreciate all the little details the songs have, you are able to capture the essencial magic of this album.
Benny
95
I haven't been in my best mind set for the past few weeks,i have been constantly switching between moods and it very thought for me to come to a full realization,battling with depression is a hard thing for me with an month full of exams and dealing with isolation i resulted to listen to one of my favorite records of all time.

Boards of Canada may seem like your typical electronic duo but they are much more to me,for me they are a culture and bringing back good old memeories you had,i found ... read more
Strangelightsyd
100
I really don't talk about this album enough. I haven't even written anything for it on here which is disgraceful. I shall change that.

Boards of Canada are masters at immersing you in a fairly simplistic sonic atmosphere and still keeping it interesting. All of their songs on this album have their own intrigue, their own textures, their own moods, and they all come together to create a hypnotic experience that blows me away with every single listen. They're able to juggle different emotions ... read more
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  5. Triangles & Rhombuses 
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  7. Turquoise Hexagon Sun 
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  16. Open The Light 
  17. One Very Important Thought
  18. Happy Cycling (Bonus Track)
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