And Their Refinement Of The Decline

Stars of the Lid - And Their Refinement Of The Decline
Critic Score
Based on 9 reviews
2007 Ratings: #3 / 653
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Based on 97 ratings
2007 Ratings: #13
April 7, 2007 / Release Date
LP / Format
Kranky / Label
Ambient, Drone / Genres
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85
This was one of the most beautiful albums I've ever listened to. I've been listening to a lot of drone albums recently, one of them being one of my favourite albums from this year, but the biggest problem I had is they just drag on for too long, and start to bore me. So, to not let the length ruin my experience with this album, I decided to listen to 1 disc at a time. The discs were still pretty long, I would say both discs being about an hour-long, but if I had to choose between listening to ... read more
bitterblossom12
92
One of the best ambient albums ever made imho.
GabrielDiablo
85
Very good
holsgr
77
( ☆☆☆½ ) virtuous/remarkable release
LepardRyan
90
To my memory this is the first album I ever listened to from start to finish. I did this dozens of times. Especially during long car rides as a kid. This album took me to the first soundscapes I had ever experienced. Truthfully this album might not be that significant to music as a whole or even ambient music. But it was a formative listen to my growing taste in music, and for that reason I will most likely always cherish it.
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MISC LISTS

#18/Pitchfork (Ambient)

Track List

Disc 1

  1. Dungtitled (In A Major)
  2. Articulate Silences Part 1
  3. Articulate Silences Part 2
  4. The Evil That Never Arrived
  5. Apreludes (In C Sharp Major)
  6. Don't Bother They're Here
  7. Dopamine Clouds Over Craven Cottage
  8. Even If You're Never Awake (Deuxième)
  9. Even (Out) +
  10. A Meaningful Moment Through a Meaning(less) Process

Disc 2

  1. Another Ballad for Heavy Lids
  2. The Daughters of Quiet Minds
  3. Hiberner Toujours
  4. That Finger on Your Temple Is the Barrel of My Raygun
  5. Humectez La Mouture
  6. Tippy's Demise
  7. The Mouthchew
  8. December Hunting for Vegetarian Fuckface
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