Los Angeles

Flying Lotus - Los Angeles
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Based on 12 reviews
2008 Ratings: #6 / 734
Year End Rank: #40
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Based on 159 ratings
2008 Ratings: #10
June 10, 2008 / Release Date
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Warp / Label
Wonky, IDM, Electronic / Genres
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76fex
75
tastes like crème brûlée
AmericaanSpirit
89
Brilliantly textured and incredibly smooth. Some of the best low tempo beat play I've ever heard; a solid listen from front to back.

BEST TRACKS: Breathe Something/Stellar Star, Camel, Comet Course, Golden Diva, Sleepy Dinosaur
mz
NR
critically powerful in its own sense.
exception
80
i'm not really big on instrumental stuff. it can be really enjoyable when studying, working out, or doing tasks that don't require a lot of focus. but this album was much different. in my opinion, this needs to be listened to as a whole instead of as individual songs, due to the fluid production and thorough instrumentation. flylo did a great job of making an experimental/instrumental hip-hop album. this only makes me more excited to listen to his newer LPs
fav tracks: comet course, ... read more
86
86/100
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END OF YEAR LISTS

#10/FACT Magazine
#21/PopMatters
#25/A.V. Club
#28/Cokemachineglow
#28/Pitchfork
#40/Treble
#47/MOJO

MISC LISTS

#14/Pitchfork (IDM)

Track List

  1. Brainfeeder
  2. Breathe . Something/Stellar STar
  3. Beginners Falafel
  4. Camel
  5. Melt!
  6. Comet Course
  7. Orbit 405
  8. Golden Diva
  9. Riot
  10. GNG BNG
  11. Parisian Goldfish
  12. Sleepy Dinosaur
  13. RobertaFlack (feat. Dolly)
  14. SexSlaveShip
  15. Auntie's Harp
  16. Testament (feat. Gonja Sufi)
  17. Auntie's Lock/Infinitum (feat. Laura Darlington)
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