Hymn to the Immortal Wind

MONO - Hymn to the Immortal Wind
Critic Score
Based on 9 reviews
2009 Ratings: #216 / 880
User Score
Based on 69 ratings
2009 Ratings: #52
Liked by 1 person
March 24, 2009 / Release Date
LP / Format
Temporary Residence Limited / Label
Post-Rock / Genres
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Yaysuz
80
I guess it's about time that I get around to reviewing some more post-rock classics since after all it is my favorite genre. This particular LP is the seminal effort by Japanese post-rock band MONO. A band that has firmly cemented themselves solidly in the post-rock zeitgeist. In my opinion, Hymn To The Immortal Wind is the definitive MONO album. It contains everything that you want to get out of an epic post-rock album.

The album starts off with static, clean guitars and lightly-played ... read more
amygoodall
70
good
dustincoda
81
Truly theatric.
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