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In Rainbows Disk 2

Radiohead - In Rainbows Disk 2
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Based on 2 reviews
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Based on 66 ratings
2009 Ratings: #90
June 9, 2009 / Release Date
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This was a fairly satisfying listen as expected. In Rainbows is my favorite album so I would AT LEAST kinda like this album and I wasn't wrong. I can imagine that I will in the future listen to both of these as one album
I do understand why they left these cuts out (they seem to be recycling some of their own ideas). But if you want to go deep into their discography, this is worth a listen.

Down Is The New Up: 8
Go Slowly: 7.5
Last Flowers: 8.5
Up On The Ladder: 7
Bangers + Mash: 8
4 Minute Warning: 7

Very Good
I understand why these songs did not make it to the album since most of them do not fit into "In Rainbows" thematically. Most of the songs are still pretty great, though. There are some great arrangements and the guitar/piano combo in some of the songs definitely add some well needed vibrancy into the mix. Chilling atmosphere throughout most of this thing. The lyrics are generally really skimpy and skeletal, however.

The only EP/B-side from Thom Yorke and the boys, that has really ... read more
Favorite tracks: 4 Minute Warning, Down is the New Up, Up on a Ladder, Last Flowers
This is a pretty great collection of b-sides and a fun (and sad) listen.

Favorite Tracks:
Down Is the New Up, Go Slowly, Last Flowers, Banger + Mash

Worst Tracks:
MK 2, 4 Minute Warning (except the ending)
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Track List

  1. MK 1
  2. Down Is the New Up
  3. Go Slowly
  4. MK 2
  5. Last Flowers
  6. Up on the Ladder
  7. Bangers + Mash
  8. 4 Minute Warning
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