The Rapture - Echoes
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Based on 8 reviews
2003 Ratings: #124 / 239
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Based on 75 ratings
2003 Ratings: #44
October 21, 2003 / Release Date
LP / Format
Mercury / Strummer / Label
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EMR
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A fantastic modern take on dance-punk and the whole aesthetical value proposed by bands like The Talking Heads and New Order back in the 80s. American band The Rapture crafts an impressionistic painting of the genre's most vivid characteristics, transforming teenage angst into both melancholic speech and bombastic electronic outbursts for dancefloor apreciation. This album whole heartedly displays the band's finest songwriting moments with an excellent gathering of career highlights, offering a ... read more
tha138
82
Club culture beats and post punk echoes were always great partners and always provided us with astonishing moments.
Here's the latest one!
Tom Simmons
80
Fav Tracks: House of Jealous Lovers, Infatuation, Echoes, Olio, Killing

Least Fav Track: Heaven
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Track List

  1. Olio
  2. Heaven
  3. Open Up Your Heart
  4. I Need Your Love
  5. The Coming of Spring
  6. House of Jealous Lovers
  7. Echoes
  8. Killing
  9. Sister Savior
  10. Love Is All
  11. Infatuation
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