In Rainbows Disk 2

Radiohead - In Rainbows Disk 2
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Based on 202 ratings
2009 Ratings: #138
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June 9, 2009 / Release Date
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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: 8.5
4 Minute Warning: 7

Very Good
Although the second disk for "In Rainbows" is not nearly as good as the first, which in my opinion is practically perfect, this album still packs a passive punch. The songs feel relatively complete and follow a bit of a theme, even if it isn't as strong as the first disk. I do understand why these tracks never made it onto the true record, but I'm still surprised that a few of these weren't used for a future record. In specific, I personally really enjoyed the first full track, ... read more
Understandable why they left most of the material from this off of In Rainbows but there's still some nice songs and ideas on disk 2
This short collection of B-sides from in rainbows is pretty fantastic. While the interlude tracks are redundant and only serve as filler, this album succeeds at showing Radiohead's experimental side. 'bangers and mash' is one of the few 'heavy' Radiohead tracks, 'down is the new up' is a quirky track where Thom plays with different vocal styles, on top of a bouncy instrumental that switches back and forth, and 'go slowly' is a broody track featuring an incredibly emotional vocal performance by ... read more
Of course my favorite album of all time would have my favorite b-sides of all time.
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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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