Apologies to the Queen Mary

Wolf Parade - Apologies to the Queen Mary
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Based on 12 reviews
2005 Ratings: #13 / 367
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Based on 111 ratings
2005 Ratings: #8
September 27, 2005 / Release Date
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EdFruscley
93
Damn! A bomb dropped. The perfect image of middle of 2000's. More than just experimental post punk. Is a gift from loneliness. The ambient noise only does that you feel lost and in a indescriptible peace.
MarkCooper
83
Apologies to the Queen Mary is a disjointed, wily blast of an early-2000's indie album, with a very tender and modest heart to it. The production is pretty reminiscent of the times - where bands like Arcade Fire really popularized the spacious, big-roomed percussion in all the indie albums coming out at this time. But I think this album does it best, given the attitude and personality of the band's sound. It sounds pleasantly awkward, unsure, amateur, and more colorful than any of their later ... read more
87
One of the best albums of the 2000s post-punk revival indie rock movement, “Apologies to the Queen Mary” feels epic in the same manner as many of the most revered indie rock albums. Wolf Parade are genuinely exciting to listen to, even when you’ve already played “I’ll Believe In Anything” several dozen times and aren’t planning to stop anytime soon. They are masters of an old-fashioned rock build, a tactic that bolsters their visceral, ... read more
MacPhisto
87
Muy divertido. Nada que extrañar, pues está producido por Isaac Brooks, cantante de los Modest Mouse. Notable.
MasterCrackfox
77
Eclectic, eccentric, and a load of fun.

Favorite track: I'll Believe Anything
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END OF YEAR LISTS

#10/Pitchfork
#12/No Ripcord
#39/SPIN

Track List

  1. You Are A Runner And I Am My Father's Son 
  2. Modern World 
  3. Grounds For Divorce 
  4. We Built Another World 
  5. Fancy Claps 
  6. Same Ghost Every Night 
  7. Shine A LIght 
  8. Dear Sons And Daughters of Hungry Ghosts 
  9. I'll Believe in Anything 
  10. It's a Curse 
  11. Dinner Bells 
  12. This Heart's On Fire
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