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Electric Birds - Gradations download mp3 album
Performer:
Electric Birds
Album:
Gradations
Style:
Dub Techno, Minimal, Ambient
Released:
2002
FLAC vers. size:
1957 mb
MP3 vers. size:
1257 mb
WMA vers. size:
1963 mb
Other formats
ASF WAV DTS MP3 AU FLAC ADX
Rating:
4.6 ★
Votes:
627

It's becoming clear that the first Electric Birds album was something of a one-off. With Gradations, sole member Mike Martinez is now four albums into the project, and he shows no signing of returning to the debut's eclecticism. In a way, the records following have been more cohesive statements, with Martinez choosing to explore with a given side of his musical persona over the course of an album: Panorama reflected his experiments with percussion and more rhythmic sound; last year's Strata Frames was more vaporous and ambient

This album has an average beat per minute of BPM (slowest/fastest tempos:, BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Gradations. BPM Profile Gradations. Album starts at BPM, ends at BPM (+0), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Electric Birds.

Mille Plateaux EFA 231122.

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Tracklist

1 Cyclist 3:32
2 Nightriders 5:10
3 Painted Rooms 10:42
4 Slow Motion 5:05
5 Astral Traveling 5:30
6 Radia 8:52
7 Vox Canon 4:47
8 Gradations 8:25
9 Rian 9:23

Companies, etc.

  • Made By – MPO
  • Distributed By – EFA – EFA 23112-2

Credits

  • Design – Commonspace.fm*
  • Producer [Made By] – Mike Martinez

Notes

Released in Digipak.

Made in France.

Copyright Control. 2002.
Electric Birds appears courtesy of Deluxe Records.
Thanks, peace, love and respect to: Achim, Sebastian, Jon and all @ Force-Inc, Jon Santos, Drew & Martin, Bevin & Jay, U-Cover, and of course Danielle and Chui.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 18752 31122 9
  • Barcode: 718752311229
  • Label Code: LC 10521
  • Matrix / Runout: [MPO logo] MP112 @@@ 01
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 1227


  • Hbr
There's something pleasing about the endless iterations of click and cut-based music, particularly when it's as warm and inviting as _Gradations_, from Electric Birds. "Cyclist" starts the album out on a neutral IDM note, but once the layers start building, as on the purring "Nightriders," things seem to come to life. "Painted Rooms" sounds like the illegitimate love child of Akufen and Tim Hecker -- not a bad thing at all! -- while "Astral Traveling" blends digital funk with some nice acoustic guitar riffs. The throbbing "Radia" is full of warm, suspended notes with some added bits for flavor. "Vox Canon" sets some tinkling tones to an off-kilter rhythm that never seems to sync up quite perfectly, not even as the track’s speed begins to decay. The title track serves up some of that Basic Channel dub goodness, and the final track, "Rian," chugs out on a quasi-industrial dirge that settles into its groove 2/3rds of the way through. Clicks and cuts to make your day!
  • Jark
Lovely little album. Solid sounds given time and space to play themselves out. Progressive noise Idealy suited to train journeys, as the scenery slips by and you contemplate Life the Universe and your next meal, it doesnt put a foot out of line.