Cocteau Twins - Treasure
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[Genre: Ethereal Wave]

Well, that was nothing short of magical.

Cocteau Twins' Treasure is cold, ethereal and magical, and to me it describes the feeling of either of these two things; walking through a forest trail during the snow, or slow-dancing in an empty hall during a blizzard. It strikes this great balance between feeling dark and moody while also being cheerful and full of spirit. It's easily one of the dreamiest albums I've ever heard; it's lush, it's atmospheric, and while I can ... read more
this disc carries a very significant improvement over the previous one, even though I try a similar sound.
The elements seen earlier are still found here, making it sound like a record made by melancholy angels.

The melodies are out of series, always giving the feeling of floating between them.

This is that record for you just to close your eyes and let yourself be taken to this deep abyss, that even though it looks dangerous, it is quite checkable. And it is with this pathetic analogy that I ... read more
Cocteau twins make me wanna reminisce in life while i'm sitting in the cold sipping on hot coco.
Lorelei is all I need to live.
I'm really bad at rating music
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Track List

  1. Ivo
  2. Lorelei
  3. Beatrix
  4. Persephone
  5. Pandora (for Cindy)
  6. Amelia
  7. Aloysius
  8. Cicely
  9. Otterley
  10. Donimo
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Added on: April 15, 2013