Discipline

King Crimson - Discipline
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
1981 Ratings: #26 / 147
User Score
Based on 478 ratings
1981 Ratings: #14
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Music_Nerds
80

*FOR THE BLACK MIDI FANS*

Why did so many 60s and 70s icons have a terrible run of albums in the 80s?

This is Review #2 in my series *First Look @The80s from #2022
*Essentially I’m a 90s Music guy and completely new to 95% of popular 80s albums so for the next 12 months I’m going to be Nerding out and discovering as many of these key artists as possible and writing about the experiences that catch my attention.

Ok, I AM trying to give 80s Pink Floyd a run BUT ‘The Final ... read more

JustSomeGuy
85

It's been seven years since you released your last album - and that album was quite literally supposed to be your last album. It was your creative high, essentially your magnum opus, and it closed one of the most magnificent discographies in the entirety of rock. How the hell do you follow it up? King Crimson's idea was to embrace the flourishing new wave fad while bringing your own progressive spin to it - a decision that proved to be quite divisive, but also wholly successful, making one of ... read more

Andrei
80

Never thought that a progressive rock album would sound so much like Talking Heads.

LetalShertly
80

Wide range of sound.

KoopaToad18
90

On Discipline, King Crimson's first & not last comeback album, the band comes through with a full-on 80s sound. I don't really need to hear the albums between their debut & this (although I have heard Red) to know that this album is a left turn & a half. It opens on "Elephant Talk", which is probably the perfect way to open this album. It's WEIRD, the main background riff of this song sounds like warped elevator music, & the guitars are basically play super abstractly ... read more

Dantheunit
82

Talking heads???????????
Thela hun ginjeet 10/10

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Track List

1Elephant Talk
4:42
84
2Frame By Frame
5:07
88
3Matte Kudasai
3:49
91
4Indiscipline
4:33
88
5Thela Hun Ginjeet
6:26
90
6The Sheltering Sky
8:22
87
7Discipline
5:13
85
Total Length: 38 minutes
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Added on: April 14, 2013